Costco Shelves its Oasis Road Relocation Plans; Old Police Station May See New Life; SkyWest to Add 3rd S.F. Flight; and a Committee Will Look Into Redding’s Sex Trafficking Problem

Costco on Tuesday cancelled all plans to relocate to the intersection of Oasis Road and Interstate 5, a stunning development that leaves the future location of the sales-tax-generating behemoth up for grabs. Redding City Manager Kurt Starman made the announcement… Continue Reading


Redding’s No. 1 Priority: More Retail?

The expansion of the Oasis Road/Interstate 5 interchange would set the table for a large commercial retail development on land on the east side of I-5.

Among the primary arguments for developing the Oasis area into a retail sector is that it’s the last open freeway stretch in the city. Proponents believe it would secure a retail advantage for Redding and thus generate more sales tax revenue, a huge portion of the city’s bottom line … Continue Reading