2012 TRT Task Force 
This was a short-term task force formed to assist the Lane County Administrator with a recommendation to the Board of Lane County Commissioners regarding the distribution of Lane County's Transient Room Tax (TRT). The task force consists of 5 community members with various backgrounds in the tourism industry, business and rural/urban experience. 

Staff support for this committee consisted of:
 Alex Cuyler, Lane County Intergovernmental Relations Manager (541)682-6504 or Alex.cuyler@co.lane.or.us)
 Christine Moody, Budget & Financial Planning Manager
 Glenda Poling, Economic Development Manager

Each meeting will be held at Lane Workforce Partnership at 1500 Valley River Drive, Suite 150, Eugene, OR 97401 (LWP Conf Room).  The meeting schedule is:





2-4 PM LWP Conf Room

Task Force Overview & Governance, Tourism 101, TRT History/Structure, prepare for meeting 2


3-5 PM, LWP Conf Rm

Stakeholder Outreach and Testimony


Proposal Development with staff assistance


3-5 PM, LWP Conf Rm

Staff and Task Force member proposals review


3-5PM, LWP Conf Rm

Finalize Recommendation to the Administrator

All of the above meetings are open to the public.  Materials from each meeting will be posted to this site below under the meeting date. 

September 21, 2012
September 21st Meeting Agenda
   Visitor Industry Overview
   Transient Room Tax Overview
   Legislative History
   Rural Tourism Program Info 

October 11, 2012
    October 11th Meeting Agenda
    Audio File of Meeting
    Emailed testimony received
    Historical Museum Testimony presented
    RV Alliance Testimony presented
    Travel Lane County Testimony presented    

November 8, 2012
Memo on Findings/Recommendations
   Statewide TRT data
November 29, 2012
   DRAFT Final Report
   Executive Summary
   FINAL Task Force Report to County Administrator