Three seats on the Springfield School Board are up for election on May 21. All are contested. Laurie Adams and Todd Mann are running for Position 1; Naomi Raven and Jessica Adams are running for Position 4; and Michelle R. Webber and Karen Hunter are running for Position 5. City Club has invited all candidates to come to the May 2 meeting and explain their views and how they will continue to improve Springfield Schools.
The world of recycling seems in chaos. What can and cannot be recycled appears to change frequently, and what can be recycled in Lane County appears to be different from what can be recycled in other places. Staff from the Waste Management Division of the Lane County Public Works Department will attempt to end the confusion at the May 16 program.