Date: November 12, 2013
Contact: Christine Moody, Budget & Financial Planning Manager, 541-682-3766
The Lane County Board of Commissioners is seeking applications from citizens interested in serving on the Lane County Budget Committee. Paper applications are available and should be submitted in the Board of Commissioners’ office located in the Basement Level of the Public Service Building at 125 East 8th Avenue in Eugene. To request an application by mail, please call 682-4203. Applications can also be downloaded at:
Budget Committee: The Budget Committee reviews and approves the proposed budget, limits levied taxes, and establishes tentative maximum for total permissible expenditures for each fund in the County budget. The Budget Committee is a Mandated Special Committee of Lane County provided for in State law (ORS 294.414) and Lane Manual section 3.556.
Meetings Schedule: Typically meets twice a week (Tuesdays & Thursdays) for 3-4 weeks in April/May to approve the County budget. Meetings occur during afternoon and evening hours.
Vacancies: One (1) lay citizen member. Commissioner Pete Sorenson will make a recommendation to the Board of Commissioners on who should serve.
Term of Appointment: The appointment will complete a term of 3 years, ending December 31st, 2016.
Membership: Ten (10). Consists of members of the Board of Commissioners and an equal number of lay citizens. Vacancies on this committee will not be advertised unless otherwise requested by the Board member whose district representation has been vacated.
Application Deadline: 5 p.m., Monday, January 13, 2014.
DATE: October 14, 2013
CONTACT: Matt Laird, LMD Manager / Planning Director, 682-4349
The Lane County Board of Commissioners is seeking applications from citizens interested in serving on the commission listed below. This commission serves in an advisory capacity to the Board of Commissioners on a wide variety of topics and issues. Details about the Committee and its meeting schedule and specific duties are included for your information.
LANE COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION: This Commission makes recommendations to the Board of County Commissioners regarding comprehensive plan issues and amendments. The Commission also advises and cooperates with other planning agencies within the state and may provide reports to local government officials on problems comprehended in county, regional or metropolitan planning. The Commission serves as the Citizen Involvement Program Committee for Lane County on matters relating to land use and promotes public interest in and understanding of the comprehensive plan and of planning and zoning in general.
MEETINGS: Monthly (twice a month if needed).
MEMBERSHIP: Nine (9).
VACANCIES: One (1).
GEOGRAPHIC MEMBERSHIP REQUIREMENTS: All applicants are required to be residents of Lane County.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: 5:00 p.m., Friday, November 15, 2013.
Applications are available online at www.lanecounty.org/volunteer and in the Board of Commissioners' Office located at the Lane County Public Service Building, 125 E. 8th Avenue in Eugene or at the Lane County Public Works Customer Service Center at 3050 N.Delta Highway.
APPLICATION SUBMITTAL: Hard copy applications can be turned in at the Lane County Public Works Customer Service Center at 3050 N.Delta Highway, Eugene, between the hours of 9:00 am and 4:00pm. Online applications can be emailed to: Matt.Laird@co.lane.or.us