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Advisory Committee Application Form

Equity and Access Committee Application Form

Planning Commission Advisory Committee Application Form

Board of Property Tax Appeals Committee Application

Advisory Committee application forms and committee vacancy notices are also available in the Board of Commissioners office of the Public Service Building, 125 East 8th Avenue, Eugene.

BOARD OF PROPERTY TAX APPEALS ADVISORY COMMITTEE

Date:              
August
7, 2017
Contact:         
Cheryl
Betschart, County Clerk 541-682-4328
Marle Hoehne, Program Supervisor, 541-682-7402

The Lane County Board of Commissioners is seeking applications from individuals interested in serving on the Lane County Board of Property Tax Appeals for the 2017-2018 term.

 

BOARD OF PROPERTY TAX APPEALS: The Board of Property Tax Appeals is responsible for hearing taxpayer appeals for reduction of the real market or assessed value of property pursuant to ORS Chapter 309.

 

MEMBERSHIP: The Lane County Board of Commissioners appoints all members of the Board of Property Tax Appeals. The appointments are to two pools of people: one representing the Board of Commissioners as Chairs of the Board of Property Tax Appeals; and the second a pool of individuals representing the Board of Commissioners as Members of the Board of Property Tax Appeals.  Board Chairs and Members receive a stipend based on a rate of $12.50 per hour.

 

VACANCIES: Applicants must be residents of Lane County. People with interest and background in real property appraisal, finance, and real estate are encouraged to apply.  Applicants cannot be employees of the county or of any taxing district within the county. The number of appointees varies, depending on the projected number of appeals. The number of boards assigned will be based on the number of appeals filed with the county.

 

VACANCIES: Applicants must be residents of Lane County. People with interest and background in real property appraisal, finance, and real estate are encouraged to apply.  Applicants cannot be employees of the county or of any taxing district within the county. The number of appointees varies, depending on the projected number of appeals. The number of boards assigned will be based on the number of appeals filed with the county.

Board of Property Tax Appeals Committee Application


Applications may also be picked up from:
Lane
County Administration Office, or
Lane County Deeds and Records Office
125 East 8th Avenue, Eugene, OR 97401

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE: 5:00 PM Friday, August 25, 2017

LANE COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION

 

DATE: January 11, 2017

CONTACT: Keir Miller, Planning Supervisor, 682-4631.

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 issues concerning 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: Twice a month: generally the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month with occasional special meetings on other evenings.

MEMBERSHIP: Nine (9).

VACANCIES: One (1)

GEOGRAPHIC MEMBERSHIP REQUIREMENTS: Qualifying applicants must reside in or own property within the coastal area of Lane County, which includes all land in the county west of the summit of the Coast Range.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open until filled.

Applications are available online 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 North Delta Highway, Eugene, between the hours of 9:00am and 4:00pm. Online applications can be emailed to:  Keir.Miller@co.lane.or.us

LANE COUNTY PARKS ADVISORY COMMITTEE LARGE EVENT OVERSIGHT GROUP


DATE     April 2017

 

CONTACT:  Mike Russell, Lane County Parks Division Manager, 541.682.2001

 

The Lane County Parks Advisory Committee is seeking applications from citizens interested in serving on the group listed below.  This group serves in an advisory capacity to the Parks Advisory Committee and Parks staff 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 PARKS ADVISORY COMMITTEE LARGE EVENT OVERSIGHT GROUP:  The Parks Advisory Committee Large Event Oversight Group advises the Parks Advisory Committee and Parks staff on large events within Lane County parks facilities.  The group will review submitted large event applications, apply assessment criteria, score applications, and provide recommendations to approve or deny the applications.

 

MEETINGS:  Typically, event organizers approach Lane County in the winter months with event ideas. It is anticipated that the Event Oversight Group will meet 2 or 3 times per year during that time, depending on the number and timing of Event Application submittals.

 

MEMBERSHIP:  Fifteen (15), including two neighborhood and non-profit organization representatives for each park identified to host large events  (Ada, Armitage, Baker Bay, Blue Mountain, Howard Buford Recreation Area, Orchard Point, Perkins Peninsula, Richardson, Zumwalt)

 

VACANCIES:   

1. Event expertise                           1 representative

2. Economic impact                        1 representative (e.g., tourism, lodging)

3. Environmental impact                1 representative

4. At-large parks pass holder         1 representative

5. Neighborhood impact                2 representatives associated with each park under consideration (see above)

6. Non-profit organizations           2 representatives associated with each park under consideration or volunteer stewardship groups (see above)

 

TERM:  For the first year, members will be asked if they want to serve two or three years, then two-year terms after that.

 

GEOGRAPHIC MEMBERSHIP REQUIREMENTS:  All applicants are required to be residents of Lane County.   

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  Open until filled.

 

The Parks Advisory Committee will be receiving applications until 3:00p.m. April 28, 2017 and reviewing applications at their May 8, 2017 regular meeting.  Applications are available online at https://lanecounty.wufoo.com/forms/parks-large-events-oversight-committee-application/  . For additional information, or to request applications, please call 541-682-2000.

 

MENTAL HEALTH ADVISORY / LOCAL ALCOHOL AND DRUG PLANNING COMMITTEE

DATE:            July 11, 2017

CONTACT:   Lisa Nichols, 541-682-6487

 

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
:  Monday, August 14, 2017, 11:30 a.m.

 

People representing the diversity of our community are encouraged to apply. Applications are available on our website  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.

COMMUNITY HEALTH COUNCIL

DATE: April 5, 2017

 

SUBJECT:  Community Health Council

 

CONTACT: Rochelle Black, 541-682-4161            

 

The Lane County Board of Commissioners is seeking applications from citizens interested in serving on the Community Health Council.  The committee advises the Board of Commissioners on topics and issues related to the Community Health Centers of Lane County, a Federally Qualified Health Center, and also serves as the governing board for the Health Centers.  Details about the Council and its composition, meeting schedule and the requirements for service on the Council follow:

 

COMMUNITY HEALTH COUNCIL: Provides assistance and advice to the Board of Commissioners and the Health & Human Services (H&HS) Department's Community Health Centers of Lane County (CHCLC) in promoting its mission to provide comprehensive health care that is quality-driven, affordable and culturally competent to the people of Lane County. The Community Health Council will provide input and feedback to generally advise the development, implementation and evaluation of CHCLC programs, including but not limited to all programs funded through the Federal Bureau of Primary Health Care Grant(s). This may include providing feedback and advice regarding the health care needs of Lane County residents. One goal of the Community Health Council is to review marketplace trends and to provide assistance and advice which reflect the economic realities of the marketplace. The Council works with the H&HS/CHCLC's management team and with community leaders to actively engage in long-term strategic planning to build sustainability for the centers.

 

MEMBERSHIP:  The Council has a membership range of 9 to 15.


MEETING SCHEDULE
:  Monthly.  The Council meets the third Tuesday of every month from 5:15-7:00 p.m. at the Delta Oaks Clinic at 1022 Green Acres Road in Eugene.  This meeting location is convenient to bus routes.  Meals are provided and stipends are available to offset transportation and other costs which may be associated with meeting attendance.

 

VACANCY:  The Council is seeking up to five consumer members.  To qualify as a consumer, the candidate must be a current registered patient of the Community Health Centers of Lane County and must have accessed services at any of the Health Center locations within the past twenty four months.  Lane County is particularly interested in attracting consumer members who can represent those who utilize mental health services and/or those who utilize pediatric services.  A legal guardian of a consumer who is a dependent child or adult, or a legal sponsor of an immigrant may also be considered a consumer. In an effort to ensure the Council is representative of the community at large, Lane County is also interested in attracting consumer members who live in Commissioner District 1 (West Lane County), Commissioner District 4 (North Eugene) and Commissioner District 5 (East Lane County).

 

TERM: Four (4) year terms with a limit of two (2) consecutive terms of membership.  When vacancies occur during the unexpired term of a member, the Council may nominate a new member to the Board of Commissioners for consideration for appointment for the duration of the term.  Such appointees shall serve as members of the Council until the end of the terms of the outgoing members, except in the case of vacancies occurring within the last 6 months of a term, which shall be for the remaining term of the vacancy plus 4 years.

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  Open Until Filled.