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Apr 5, 2013 at 4:04 PM
The Lane County Board of Commission said they are behind legislation that would allow counties across Oregon to levy their own tax on tobacco products, but opponents said the proposed bill is aimed at the poor and addicted.
Mar 21, 2013 at 9:00 PM
After rejecting a land management plan by a nudist group, the Lane County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday unanimously voted to endorse the bid of a local conservation group to buy a controversial parcel of county-owned floodplains.
Feb 26, 2013 at 2:25 PM
The businessman and former mayor behind the 5th Street Public Market and the Inn at the Fifth teamed up with a public housing agency to propose a mixed-use "urban village" for 2 acres of county land downtown.
May 23, 2012 at 5:52 PM
A new, scaled back Lane County budget saves the Medical Examiner's office, jail beds and some jobs. The Budget Committee approved the budget Tuesday night.
Jan 9, 2012 at 10:10 AM

West Lane County Commissioner Jay Bozievich wants the County Commission to voluntary cut their office expense budgets and forego a deferred compensation plan.

The cuts would save the county less than $40,000 per yet, by Bozievich's...
Oct 3, 2011 at 10:09 AM
County Commissioners want the public to weigh in on proposed new boundaries for their districts, including a proposed shift in North Eugene that would see a net gain of 1,600 Republicans in a district won in 2008 by a left-leaning candidate by less than 300 votes.
Jul 13, 2011 at 8:47 AM
Lane County Commissioner Jay Bozievich is again hosting Community Conversations to listen to concerns and answer questions from residents in West Lane. Community members are invited to attend the first scheduled community meetings at: 2 p.m.,...
Jul 12, 2011 at 7:44 PM
Sheriff Tom Turner told the Lane County Commission he should have done a better job notifying them about $3 million in cuts to law enforcement before he announced them to the public last week.
Jul 12, 2011 at 7:44 PM
EUGENE, Ore. - Sheriff Tom Turner told the Lane County Commission he should have done a better job notifying them about $3 million in cuts to law enforcement before he announced them to the public last week. The sheriff told the board he had to come...
Jun 22, 2011 at 4:17 PM
The agenda called for a 15-minute public hearing, but that wasn't the case Wednesday with the coming fiscal year's budget for Lane County government on the line.
May 18, 2011 at 12:55 PM
After a glowing and very public performance review, the Lane County Commissioners are moving forward to make acting County Administrator Liane Richardson a more permanent fixture.
Apr 14, 2011 at 4:35 PM
EUGENE, Ore. -  An overarching Lane County board called the Metropolitan Policy Committee picked West 6th and 7th Avenues for the EmX extension - but with strings attached. Eugene's City Council and LTD already voted for the West 6th/7th option, and...
Apr 14, 2011 at 12:23 PM
The Metropolitan Policy Committee decided Thursday where to put a controversial Eugene bus route. The question now, though, is whether to build at all.
Jan 3, 2011 at 5:51 PM
It's a new year for Lane County officials, but the old year's budget woes remain.
Jan 3, 2011 at 12:31 PM
Lane County Commissioners meet Monday afternoon to elect a new county chair and vice chair for the new year. New Lane County Commissioners Jay Bozievich and Sid Leiken were sworn in Monday morning, and Commissioner Faye Stewart took the oath to...