Lane County Administration

Current Committee Vacancies

Advisory Committee Application Form (pdf)

Advisory Committee Application Form (Word)

Board of Property Tax Appeals Application Form

Equity and Access Committee Application Form

Planning Commission Advisory Committee Application Form

Meetings Calendar

Meetings Notice

Board of Commissioners' Meeting Agendas

Advisory Committee application forms and committee vacancy notices are also available in the Board of Commissioners office of the Public Service Building, 125 East 8th Avenue, Eugene.
Advisory Committees and Boards 

Advisory committees and boards play an ongoing, vital role in advising the Board of Commissioners on issues ranging from health and public safety, land use and management, economic concerns, County services, and more. Our community benefits from the participation of hundreds of individuals volunteering their time and knowledge.

Applications are accepted at any time even if there is no current opening. Your application is kept for one year and will be considered by the committee you apply to should an opening occur.

Animal Services Advisory Committee NO
Board of Property Tax Appeals NO
Budget Committee NO
Community Health Council     YES
Economic Development Standing Committee NO
Equity and Access Advisory Board NO
Farm Review Board NO
Housing Policy Board NO
Lane Area Commission on Transportation (Lane ACT) NO
Lane County Fair Board YES
Lane County Performance Audit Committee NO
Lane County Planning Commission YES
Law Library Advisory Committee NO
Mental Health Advisory/Local Alcohol and Drug Planning Committee NO
Metropolitan Wastewater Management Commission (MWMC) NO
Parks Advisory Committee YES
Poverty and Homelessness Board NO
Public Health Advisory Committee NO
Public Safety Coordinating Council NO
Roads Advisory Committee NO
Tourism Council NO

Other Committees and Boards
Check the Calendar or Committee Meetings Notice for meeting times and locations.

Elected Officials Compensation Board Meeting

Recommends to the Budget Committee a compensation schedule for County Commissioners, and recommends to the Board of County Commissioners a compensation schedule for non-board elected officials (Assessor, Sheriff, Justices of the Peace, and District Attorney).

Meets as needed, but at least once each year in which there is a general election, prior to July 31 of that same year.

Contact: Cindy Tofflemoyer 541-682-3805

Facilities Committee
Provides recommendations to the Board regarding County-owned facilities issues.
Meets as needed
Contact: Management Services, 541-682-4182

Finance and Audit Committee 
Provides recommendations to the Board on procedures, audits, budget processes, financial plans, and new programs/proposals with financial impacts on County operations.
Meets third Thursday of each month
Contact: County Administration, 541-682-4203

Legislative Committee
Oversees Lane County's legislative program.
Meets as needed
Contact: County Administration, 541-682-4203

Policies and Procedures Committee 
Provides recommendations on policy and procedure issues that have the potential for requiring the Board to adopt a final policy or position or to change existing policy.
Meets as needed
Contact: County Administration, 541-682-4203

Technology Management Team
Provides recommendations to the Board on information services.
Contact: Information Services, 541-682-3997


Community Councils and Organizations

Watershed councils and chartered community organizations are voluntary local groups recognized by County government who operate independently but periodically report to or advise the Board of Commissioners on topics pertinent to the groups' respective purpose. Watershed councils address the goal of sustaining natural resources, and watershed protection and enhancement, and community organizations address local issues involving a defined geographic area.

(View Calendar for Meeting Time & Location)
Long Tom Watershed Council Last Tuesday of each month
McKenzie Watershed Council 2nd Tuesday of the month
Siuslaw Watershed Council Last Wednesday of the month
Coast Fork Willamette Watershed Council 4th day of the month
River Road Community Organization 2nd Monday of the month
Santa Clara Community Organization 1st Monday of the month