A primer on Eugene

Thinking about living in cohousing, and curious about Eugene, Oregon, which will be the home of the Oakleigh Meadow Cohousing community?

"Lane County, where Eugene is located, is in no one’s shadow, stretching as it does from the Pacific shore at Florence to the crest of the Cascades and the Three Sisters," is an excerpt of an article written last year by Terry Richard, The Oregonian/OregonLive.

"Eugene’s blossoming as an urban visitor destination comes after a concerted effort to revitalize downtown, to raise it above its reputation as a college party town and ‘70s-style hippie hangout."