Tag Archives: Whiteaker neighborhood

What’s the biggest problem in Whiteaker?

Homeless and transient population causing mixed feelings in the Whiteaker neighborhood. By: Arturo “Tito” Onesto EUGENE, Ore. – The breweries and restaurants are making Whiteaker a hotspot for residents and visitors alike. The growth of the neighborhood is a great … Continue reading

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Whiteaker Embraces the Good and the Bad

Homelessness is a leading problem in the Whiteaker neighborhood but friends and residents say it’s not just the neighborhood’s problem but rather the entire city. By: Michaela Gilmer EUGENE, Ore.– Homelessness may appear as a problem to some throughout the … Continue reading

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Homelessness Takes Center Stage for Some Whiteaker Residents

Many homeless people in the Eugene area find residence in the Whiteaker neighborhood. By Matt Scotton EUGENE, Ore. — The Whiteaker neighborhood is full of art, food and breweries. However many residents of the Whiteaker neighborhood also feel that homelessness is becoming … Continue reading

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Art Makes Whiteaker One of a Kind

By Matt Scotton EUGENE, Ore. — Take a walk through the Whiteaker neighborhood and one thing becomes apparent, art reigns supreme. The residents of Whiteaker believe that there is truly no other neighborhood like it. Stroll past Red Barn Natural … Continue reading

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Baking in the Whiteaker: A Lifelong Project

Bill Mahoney wakes every day at 5:00 a.m., makes his morning coffee, puts on a plaid flannel shirt and black cargo shorts, walks out the front door of his house, which resides next to the river in the Whiteaker neighborhood, … Continue reading

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Whiteaker Continues to Thrive

Residents Discuss Current Problems and Improvements  By Hannah Everman  There has been a wide range of opinions about the Whiteaker neighborhood over the years. Residents of the neighborhood have many different perspectives about the issues the Whiteaker faces, and some … Continue reading

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The Whiteaker a.k.a Felony Flats

On Thursday, April 12, 2012 a crew of University of Oregon students trampled over to the Whiteaker area to investigate small business owners about their neighborhood and to see what they love most and figure out the things they would … Continue reading

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The Whiteaker Neighborhood Thrives From Local Businesses

The Whiteaker neighborhood or, “The Whit,” is known for its artistic expression and unique local businesses. A previous resident of Whiteaker, Beau Leslie, said that the main attraction of Whiteaker is to have a good time, and to express yourself. … Continue reading

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First Day in the Whiteaker Neighborhood

The Whiteaker neighborhood is located northwest of downtown Eugene, and it is known for its anarchist and environmental activism. It is primarily a residential neighborhood. I drove from campus to Whiteaker for the first time today with one of my … Continue reading

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Redsidents of the Whit talk politics

Corruption and corporate connections are major concerns By Jasmine Vasquez Residents of Eugene’s Whiteaker neighborhood expressed distrust yesterday about the Republican candidates for the upcoming 2012 presidential election. The GOP primary race began in Iowa on Jan. 3rd. Mitt Romney and Rick … Continue reading

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