LANE COUNTY COMMITTEE VACANCY NOTICE 

DATE:            August 15, 2014

SUBJECT:     LANE COUNTY BOARD OF PROPERTY TAX APPEALS

CONTACT:
     Cheryl Betschart, Lane County Clerk 541-682-4328
                       Marle Hoehne, Program Supervisor, 541-682-7402
                      

Do you have an interest in property valuation and tax assessment?  Do you have a working knowledge of real estate and finance?  Are you willing to attend training sessions?

The Lane County Board of Commissioners is seeking applicants for the Lane County Board of Property Tax Appeals for the 2014-2015 term.

The Board of Property Tax Appeals hears taxpayer appeals to reduce the real market or assessed value of property.  The term of each member begins on the date of appointment and ends on June 30, 2015, or when a successor is appointed.

The Lane County Board of Commissioners appoints all members of the Board of Property Tax Appeals.  The appointments are for board chairs and board members. 

 

Applicants to the board must be residents of Lane County who are not employees of the county or any taxing district within the county.  Chairs and members receive a $12.50 per hour stipend.  Paid training sessions for the board are held prior to the beginning of hearings.  The board can meet up to 40 hours per week from the first Monday in February through April 15.

The Board of Commissioners encourages citizens to submit an application which is available in the Commissioners' office located on the second floor of the Public Service Building, 125 East 8th Avenue, Eugene or on the Internet at: 

www.lanecounty.org/Departments/BCC/AdvisoryCommittees/Documents/applicationadvisorycommittee.pdf

The deadline to submit a completed application is 5:00 PM Friday, September 5, 2014.

 

To request an application by mail, please call 541-682-4203.

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DATE
:             August 7, 2014

SUBJECT:     MENTAL HEALTH ADVISORY / LOCAL ALCOHOL AND DRUG PLANNING COMMITTEE

CONTACT:     Diana Avery, 541-682-8781


The Lane County Board of Commissioners is seeking applications from citizens interested in serving on the Lane County Mental Health Advisory/Local Alcohol and Drug Planning Committee (MHA/LADPC).  Committee members’ responsibilities, in addition to serving on the MHA/LADPC, may include serving on a steering committee and will require two daytime meetings per month.  People with interest and background in mental health, developmental disabilities, and addiction issues are encouraged to apply.

MENTAL HEALTH ADVISORY/LOCAL ALCOHOL & DRUG PLANNING COMMITTEE:  Advises the Board of Commissioners and Health & Human Services Department on matters relating to mental health, developmental disabilities, and addiction issues in Lane County by reviewing major policies of the community mental health program and makes recommendations to the Director and assists in identifying needs and priorities.

MEETING SCHEDULE:  Monthly, third Wednesday of the month at 2:30p.m. – 4:30p.m.  In addition, the successful applicant may also volunteer to serve on the MHA/LADPC steering subcommittee which will entail attendance at that meeting one or two times per month.

VACANCIES:  Five (5) lay-member position representatives of the community with a specific interest and knowledge in mental health, developmental disabilities, and/or addictions issues is open at this time.

TERM OF APPOINTMENT:  Four-year term

MEMBERSHIP:  Thirteen (13).

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  Friday, September 5, 2014, 11:30 a.m.

 

People representing the diversity of our community are encouraged to apply. Applications are available online at www.lanecounty.org/volunteer and in the Board of Commissioners' Office located on the 2nd floor of the Public Service Building, 125 East 8th Avenue, Eugene.

To request an application by mail, please call 541-682-4203.