The origin of the smell is still under investigation. EUGENE, Ore. Fire officials said the scent was trapped near the ground due to atmospheric conditions and drifted from northwest Eugene to southwest neighborhoods throughout the day.Oct 6, 2019
Eugene, Oregon is safe, and there are only 36 crimes per 1,000 residents. Granted, that crime rate is higher than the national average, but compared to cities Lincoln or Portland, Eugene is safe. Currently, 1 in 254 residents suffer a violent crime in Eugene, and 1 in 31 experience property crime.
PM2. 5 pollution in Eugene comes from a combination of sources including vehicular and industrial emissions, wood and stubble burning, windblown dust and pesticides from agricultural land, pollen from the Willamette Valley grass seed farms, and transboundary pollution carried by wind from neighboring cities and states.
The race and Hispanic origin distribution of the people with the name EUGENE is 80.3% White, 3.9% Hispanic origin, 11.4% Black, 2.3% Asian or Pacific Islander, 1.4% Two or More Races, and 0.6% American Indian or Alaskan Native. These figures should be considered only as a rough estimate.