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Road Report: August 20-26
Major road construction is scheduled for the week of August 20, weather permitting. Use caution in work zones and obey traffic control signs and flaggers.  READ MORE...
Lane County Public Health advises special consideration be taken for small children viewing eclipse
After receiving reports from area childcare facilities regarding plans to view the eclipse, Lane County Public Health is offering the following reminders and recommendations.  READ MORE...
Headed to a Lane County park to watch the eclipse? Here’s information you need to plan ahead
With up to 99-percent totality in Lane County, area parks are expected to be popular eclipse viewing spots for locals and visitors alike. Lane County Parks encourages park visitors to arrive early, stay put, leave late and leave no trace.  READ MORE...
Eclipse tips for Lane County residents
Lane County is gearing up to help residents and visitors make the most of the 2017 solar eclipse on August 21st!  READ MORE...
Lane County Parks upgrades popular Harbor Vista webcam, adds Orchard Point webcam
Lane County Parks released an upgraded version of the Harbor Vista webcam and added a webcam at its Orchard Point Marina at Fern Ridge Reservoir.  READ MORE...
Road Closure: Prairie Road Connector
The Prairie Road Connector near Junction City will be closed at the Portland and Western Railroad crossing from August 23 to August 25.  READ MORE...
Applications are being accepted for the Lane County Master Recycler Program
Lane County Waste Management Division is offering a FREE course this fall that provides comprehensive training on local solid waste issues.  READ MORE...
Lane County Public Health reminds community members to prepare for extreme heat
Temperatures are forecast to surpass the 100-degree mark this week, giving rise to heat-related illnesses.  READ MORE...
Pets and livestock need relief from the heat, too
Lane County Animal Services urges pet and livestock owners to be mindful of how extreme heat can affect their animals and take steps to keep them safe.  READ MORE...
Karen Gaffney chosen to lead Lane County Health & Human Services
Lane County Administrator Steve Mokrohisky announced that Karen Gaffney, a leader with 27 years of experience in public service, has been chosen as the County’s new Health & Human Services director. Gaffney will assume her new role on July 29, 2017.  READ MORE...
The Lane County Board of County Commissioners unanimously approved key deal points on an agreement between the County and City that would provide a site for a new County Courthouse on the former City Hall site.
Lane County Board of Commissioners Approves Property Exchange that Creates Civic Center and Restores Historic Public Square
The Lane County Board of County Commissioners unanimously approved key deal points on an agreement between the County and City that would provide a site for a new County Courthouse on the former City Hall site.  READ MORE...