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Applications for East Lane commissioner seat open through April 6
Applications are due no later than 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 6. All applications must be submitted online using the County’s application portal. The posting is available at http://bit.ly/2nEh1nb.  READ MORE...
Independent audit finds jail levy funds used as promised to voters
An annual, independent financial audit of the use of jail levy funds has found that funds have been used as promised to restore local jail beds and critical youth treatment facilities.  READ MORE...
Commissioner Faye Stewart accepts new position; will leave Board in April
Commissioner Faye Stewart announced today that he is stepping down from his elected office in order to take a position with the City of Cottage Grove as the director of Public Works and Development.  READ MORE...
Road Closure: Parvin Road at Parvin Covered Bridge
Parvin Road at Parvin Covered Bridge will be closed from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday-Friday, beginning March 23, 2017 and ending March 31, 2017.  READ MORE...
Commissioners approve ordinance raising the age to purchase and possess tobacco products to 21
Lane County commissioners, acting as both the Board of County Commissioners and the Board of Health, voted today to raise the legal age to purchase or possess tobacco products to 21 throughout Lane County.  READ MORE...
Household Hazardous Waste Roundup in Lowell, March 18
Lane County is holding a free hazardous waste roundup for households and will collect up to 35 gallons of hazardous waste per customer.  READ MORE...
Prepare for potential flooding along Mohawk and Siuslaw rivers
Lane County Emergency Management advises residents living along the Mohawk and Siuslaw rivers to prepare for potential overnight flooding.  READ MORE...
Free application workshops for job seekers
Lane County Recruitment Coordinator Laura Vinson will lead four free job application workshops in communities across Lane County in March.  READ MORE...
Lane County Public Health confirms at least 7 deaths attributed to influenza-like illnesses since mid-December; urges vaccination
Lane County Public Health today confirmed 11 outbreaks of influenza-like illness have been reported within the last 30 days in Lane County, 6 of which have been reported within the last week. During this same time, 7 people have died due to influenza-like illness, 4 in the last week.  READ MORE...