Eagle Point and Medford Water settle 5 year contract

After months and months of discussion with the Medford Water Commission, a five year agreement was finally reached and approved by the Eagle Point City Council. One of the issues of concern for Eagle Point was Medford Water’s ability to sell surplus water, which could leave Eagle Point (and other communities with no water.) Medford…

Japanese students learn about City of Eagle Point

{gallery}/08_10_10/showa{/gallery}A dozen middle school students from Showa Mura Junior High, Showa, Japan, along with four chaperones spent last week in the Upper Rogue. Students from Showa have been coming to the area for a number of years. This year’s event was organized by Terrie Rennick, a teacher at White Mountain Middle School. Their visit included…

EP council listens, decides on dome

The dome over the 4.6 million gallon reservoir on Riley Road was the major topic of discussion at the Eagle Point City Council meeting on May 25. City Public Works Director Robert Miller said a flat roof would have required considerable bracing due to potential snow load issues and would have been more expensive. The…

Centennial Plaza name for new EP area

Eagle Point councilors didn’t waste any time conducting business last week. They dispatched the following in quick order: • A recommendation to approve beer and wine license to The Butcher Shop; • Approved the Economic Development Commission request to name the area at the corner of Main and Royal Centennial Plaza; • Named Bill Fierke…

Eagle Point Town Center to get new street signs

This is one of the new murals on display at Harnish Wayside. It is a image of the Taklema Indians along Little Butte Creek. Temporary repairs have been made on Laurel St, according to Eagle Point City Administrator Dave Hussell. At the Jan. 22 city council meeting, two residents complained about the condition of Laurel…