Council Newsletter

The weekly City Council Newsletter provides updates from around the City on projects, events and other important City news.



  1. YouTube video about 20x21 EUG Mural Project

    Eugene Walls

    Don't miss the 20x21 EUG Mural Project's Eugene Walls this July 27-Aug. 3. Watch international and local street artists at work on new Eugene murals, and also check out other events featured during the Downtown Visual Arts Festival.

  2. Officer talking to a man as part of CORT's efforts to help people find them a path towards stability

    Community Outreach Response Team

    The Community Outreach Response Team, a partnership between the Eugene Police Department and Whitebird Clinic, is tasked with developing relationships with people in crisis and helping them find a path towards stability.
  3. Photo link to Human Foosball webpage with video of a human foosball game

    EUGfun Calendar of Events

    Learn about more than 100 free, family-friendly events offered throughout the summer and fall.

News from the City

  1. Barrier Helps Curb Illegal Camping and Dumping

  2. Sign Up to Volunteer at Eugene Sunday Streets

    Join our volunteer crew and have a blast at this popular event on July 29 in Downtown Eugene. See event details and sign up....
  3. City of Eugene, Williams/Dame & Atkins, to Move Forward with Downtown Riverfront Development

    The agreement is a significant step toward connecting Downtown Eugene to the Willamette River. Read more about Downtown Riverfront development...
  4. Beat the Heat at City Facilities

    Cool off at our libraries, community centers, swimming pools and parks. See facility locations and hours...
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  1. Eugene Engineer to Lead State Organization

    Jenifer Willer, Principal Civil Engineer, will soon be leading the state’s largest group of public works professionals. Read on...
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  1. Lane County Grand Jury Indictment

  2. Pair Arrested for Rivas Taco Shop Robbery

  3. Suspects take the bait (bike)

    Eugene Police’s Property Crimes Unit and Patrol’s Downtown Team conducted a short operation in support of the downtown initiative Thursday evening, and made multiple arrests after the suspects hit on a bait bike. Read on...
  4. Human Trafficking Not Tolerated in Eugene

  5. Police Investigate Fatal Pedestrian-Vehicle Crash

  6. Suspect Pleads Guilty in May 21 Chase Bank Robbery

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  1. Libraries Are For Everyone

    Supporting equity, diversity, and inclusion.
  2. Summer Family Music Times

    Fun for young kids on multiple days at all locations.
  3. eBooks & More: Learn How

    Get eBooks, audiobooks, music, and movies online - free!
  4. Walk-In Counseling & Support

    New! White Bird at the Downtown Library.
  5. Mozilla Gigabit Grant

    Funds will go to teach tech at the Library.
  6. Downtown Library Remodel

    Expanded teen space and more.
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Media Contacts

  1. City of Eugene

    Laura Hammond
    Community Relations Director
    125 E. 8th Avenue
    2nd Floor
    Eugene, OR 97401
    Ph: 541-682-5587

  2. Planning and Development

    Lindsay Selser
    Community Outreach Participation Coordinator
    99 W. 10th Ave.
    Eugene, OR 97401
    Ph: 541-682-6021

  3. Police
    300 Country Club Road
    Eugene, OR 97401

    Melinda McLaughlin
    Public Information Director
    Ph: 541-682-5124
    Pager: 541-242-1715

    John Hankemeier
    Public Information Coordinator
    Ph: 541-682-5197

    After Hours

    Ph: 541-682-5155
    Pager: 541-242-1715

  4. Fire and EMS

    Amy Linder
    Public Information
    1705 W. 2nd Ave.
    Eugene, OR 97402
    Ph: 541-682-7118

    After Hours
    West District Chief
    Ph: 541-682-5423

    East District Chief
    Ph: 541-682-8375

  5. Library, Recreation and Cultural Services

    Sarah-Kate Sharkey
    Resource Development Communications Manager
    99 W. 10th Ave., Suite 395
    Eugene, OR 97401
    Ph: 541-682-6342

  6. Public Works

    Brian Richardson
    Public Affairs Manager
    101 E. Broadway
    Suite 400
    Eugene, OR 97401
    Ph: 541-682-5523
    Ph: 541-221-7597 (cell)

  7. Parks and Open Space

    Kelly Shadwick
    Marketing and Outreach Manager
    1820 Roosevelt Blvd.
    Eugene, OR 97402
    Ph: 541-682-4814

  8. Eugene Airport

    Casey Boatman
    Airport Services Manager
    28855 Lockheed Dr.
    Eugene, OR 97402
    Ph: 541-682-8484