The group Strong Schools Eugene supports the income tax Measure 20-182 for funding schools but is filing a lawsuit, claiming that a Voters’ Pamphlet statement from an opponent misquotes Mayor Kitty Piercy’s position on the tax measure.
EUGENE, Ore. - The vote was unanimous: On Wednesday, Eugene City Councilors gave their green light for the building of the third leg of the rapid transit EmX bus line.
The issue has not been without controversy.
"It's been a civil war and I hear...
From a press release
912 Lane is hosting a tribute to those who died on Sept. 11 at the old federal courthouse. We will also be honoring current and past veterans as well. There will be at least 6 speakers, the boy scouts will present the colors,...
Mark Callahan, a candidate for the seat on the Lane County Commission representing Springfield, launched a new Web site with a pledge, if elected, to donate 20 percent of his net paycheck to the community.
Other candidates for the seat include...
Springfield Mayor Sid Leiken is dropping out of the race for the Congressional seat currently held by Rep. Peter DeFazio, D-Springfield. Leiken plans to run for a seat on the Lane County Commission representing Springfield instead.
Press releaseSpringfield City Councilor Joe Pishioneri will be making an announcement Tuesday, Feb. 23, concerning his bid to run for the Springfield (District 2) position on the Lane County Board of Commissioners.