The City Recorder and staff coordinate and administer the City’s municipal election activities including receiving filings from candidates for the positions of mayor, councilor and Eugene Water and Electric Board. The Recorder’s Office processes initiative, referendum and recall petitions. The City Recorder prepares elections schedules, files measures for the ballot and certifies the final election results. A Eugene voters’ pamphlet is published for elections with city measures on the ballot and includes information on city measures and candidates. Information concerning the Eugene Water and Electric Board and School District elections also may be included.
General information about election processes is available in Chapter 2 of the Eugene Code.
NOVEMBER 8, 2016, GENERAL ELECTION
MAYORAL, CITY COUNCIL, AND EWEB COMMISSIONER ELECTION
The following candidates' names will be on the November 8, 2016, ballot:
Mayor: Lucy Vinis
City Council Ward 1: Emily Semple, Joshua Skov
City Council Ward 2: Betty Taylor
City Council Ward 7: Claire Syrett
City Council Ward 8: Chris Pryor
EWEB Wards 1 & 8: Steve Mital
EWEB Wards 2 & 3: Dick Helgeson
EWEB Wards 6 & 7: Sonya Carlson
ARGUMENTS NOW BEING ACCEPTED FOR
The City of Eugene will produce a Voters' Pamphlet for the November 8, 2016, election ballot. Information concerning the following measure will appear in the pamphlet:
BALLOT MEASURE 20-253
City Tax of 3% on Sale of Recreational Marijuana
Arguments supporting or opposing the measure may be placed in the pamphlet by paying a fee of $300 or by submitting the signatures of 300 Eugene registered voters.
Arguments must be submitted on forms provided by the City no later than 5:00 p.m., Tuesday, September 13, 2016. For more information, contact staff at 541-682-5042.