Council Newsletter

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



  1. A father and son using a computer in the Eugene Public Library Maker Hub

    Make It!

    Discover Eugene Public Library's Maker Hub, where visitors of all ages can develop skills, use tools, explore, invent and create success in school, work, art and life.
  2. Video on Vimeo about the MovingAhead project to examine how to improve transportation along five key

    MovingAhead Project Seeking Public Input

    Learn more about MovingAhead and help shape the future along some of the City's most traveled roads. Four open house events and an online open house offer opportunities to talk with project experts and provide feedback.
  3. Two riders using PeaceHealth Rides bikes

    Welcome to PeaceHealth Rides

    Learn how to use Eugene's new bike share program. 

News from the City

  1. Barrier Helps Curb Illegal Camping and Dumping

  2. Eugene to Host Emergency Preparedness Fair This Wednesday

    Visit the Park Blocks between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. to learn how to prepare for emergency situations. See event details...
  3. Driver Certification Hours for UBER/Lyft Drivers

    After successfully registering with UBER or Lyft, visit the Business License Office during these hours to obtain a City of Eugene Driver Certification. See this week's open hours...
  4. Free Plastics Roundup on September 30

    The City of Eugene is sponsoring a free plastics roundup for clean #2, #4 and #5 tubs, jugs, bottles, lids and beverage handles. See location and details about accepted plastic...
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  1. Eugene Airport Opens Art Gallery in Terminal Lobby

    The new gallery will showcase local art exhibitors. Read about the opening exhibition...
  2. The MovingAhead Project is Moving Ahead with Public Input

    Help shape the future along some of City's most traveled roads. Read about the MovingAhead project...
  3. Annual Crack Sealing First Line of Defense for Pavement

    Seasonal staff with the Surface Maintenance Team place 40,000-60,000 pounds of hot applied crack sealant to preserve the useful life of our streets. Read on...
  4. UpStream Art Comes to Downtown

    In downtown Eugene local artists will create mini-murals to help communicate the importance of storm drains, their function, and their connection to our rivers. Read on...
  5. 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. Libraries Are For Everyone

    Supporting equity, diversity, and inclusion.
  2. eBooks & More: Learn How

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

    Meet with White Bird at the Downtown Library.
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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