Press Kit

PRESS RELEASE (PDF) – For Immediate Release Tuesday, July 6th, 2021

Contact: Samuel Schmieding | Email:
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Please use this description for our group:
Save EWEB Forest is an all-volunteer group of residents from around the city concerned with climate issues and the value of mature tree ecosystems as natural cooling areas, and sound public planning. The group came together to shed light on EWEB’s rushed plans to cut down a natural forest grove of mature trees on public land near 40th and Patterson in Eugene.



Take Hilyard south to 40th. Turn right and then left at Patterson.
Entrance is at the end of Patterson.

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  • Eugene Weekly’s initial report on the issue – June 3rd
    A Quiet Place for Water – Eugene Weekly – by Henry Houston
    (06/03/2021) – For resilience and second water source, EWEB is investing millions of dollars for water storage but some neighbors question the move. | Save EWEB Forest on Facebook