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Video of transportation improvements in Santa Clara posted

If you missed the December 1st SCCO meeting and want to learn more about transportation improvements in Santa Clara, you can review that portion of the meeting here.

Reed Dunbar, senior transportation planner from the City of Eugene, reviews several of the upcoming projects in Santa Clara, including

  • River Road/Hunsaker intersection
  • River Road – Santa Clara pedestrian and bicycle bridge
  • West Bank Path Extension
  • Irvington Drive and Hyacinth street enhanced pedestrian crossing

The images below were used in the video. If you click on the images, you will get a full size version. You might want to print them for use as you follow along with the video.

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Get an ‘Everyone Welcome’ Lawn Sign

The holidays are a wonderful and heartwarming time of year to reconnect to what truly matters – love, togetherness, friends, family, community and giving. In the true spirit of the holidays, the Santa Clara Community Organization is giving away ‘Everyone Welcome’ lawn signs. We feel that having these signs sprinkled throughout our Santa Clara community will foster and sustain a neighborhood environment that is diverse, inclusive, safe, and welcoming.

If you would like to get a sign and visibly welcome all, please email the Social Justice Committee at sjc@santaclaracommunity.org .

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Donate to the Santa Clara Community Foundation

Support Santa Clara community projects! The Santa Clara Community Foundation is accepting financial gifts to fund community-focused projects in the neighborhood, like the “Old Schoolhouse” renovation. The Foundation is dedicated to helping Santa Clara neighbors fund projects that benefit and improve our neighborhood 

Donating to the Santa Clara Community Foundation (SCCF) can be done in several ways. The Santa Clara Community Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit public corporation. The SCCF IRS-assigned EIN is: 86-2194282. For more about the SCCF visit their website here.

  • By Check or Visa Card – Visit the SCCF donation page here.
  • Donate via Fred Meyer Shopper’s (Rewards) Card
  • Donate via Bottle Drop (via in-store kiosk, web, or Blue Bags) Click here

Donating to SCCF Via Fred Meyer Community Rewards

Donating via the Fred Meyer Community Rewards Program doesn’t cost you a cent. The donations are completely funded by Fred Meyer.

To get started, Log into your Fred Meyer account.

2. Type ‘ Community Rewards ‘ in the search oval and hit enter on your keyboard.

3. Click on ‘Enroll’

4. In the ‘Search by Organization’ oval, type ‘ Santa Clara Community Foundation ‘ and hit enter on your keyboard. Note that you may have to scroll up to see the Search oval.

5. Click on ‘Enroll’ for the Santa Clara Community Foundation

Donate via Bottle Drop (via in-store kiosk, web, or Blue Bags) Click here

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SCCO Meeting this Thursday, Dec 1 at 7 PM – Main Topic is street improvements in Santa Clara

Our main presentation will be about transportation projects and improvements in Santa Clara. Reed Dunbar from the City of Eugene will be giving the presentation which includes updates to the Hunsaker to Taito improvements and the intersection at Hunsaker and River Road.

Thursday, December 1
7 PM
Where: 3280 River Road (Messiah Lutheran Church)

You may also attend via Zoom:
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Wendover work party is a big success

The sun brought out an energetic group of volunteers to spread and rake chips throughout the park. By the end of the party, several muddy sections of path were covered with fresh chips and some new paths were created.

Thank you to all who participated. If you are not familiar with this somewhat hidden park, you should visit it at 4655 Wendover St, 97404 Map/Directi0ns .

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