Advisory Committee Vacancies

COMMITTEE APPLICATIONS

Advisory Committee Application Form
Equity and Access Committee Application Form
Planning Commission Advisory Committee Application Form


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.

LANE COUNTY ANIMAL SERVICES ADVISORY COMMITTEE


DATE: November 16, 2016

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

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 ANIMAL SERVICES ADVISORY COMMITTEE: The Animal Services Advisory Committee advises the Board of County Commissioners on matters of animal service operations, program improvements, model and state of the art animal welfare, care control programs, and facilities.  The committee consists of seven members appointed by the Board of Commissioners.

 

MEETINGS: Monthly. Usually the second Monday of each month.

 

MEMBERSHIP: Seven (7).

 

VACANCIES: One (1) At-Large appointment.

 

TERM: At the will of the appointing Commissioner(s), but for no longer than four (4) years without reappointment.

 

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

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE: February 10, 2017, 12:00 p.m.

 

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. For additional information, or to request applications, please call 682-4203.

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 PERFORMANCE AUDIT COMMITTEE

DATE: December 5 2016

CONTACT: Shanda Miller, 541-682-6267

The Lane County Board of Commissioners is seeking applications from citizens interested in serving on the Lane County Performance Audit Committee. Details about the Committee and its meeting schedule and specific duties are included for your information.

 

LANE COUNTY PERFORMANCE AUDIT COMMITTEEThe five-member Performance Audit Committee is composed of four citizen members and one County Commissioner. The Performance Audit Committee provides valuable input to the Board of Commissioners on significant audit matters and is responsible for ensuring the performance audit program functions well. The Committee also promotes the independence of the performance audit function. The Committee will meet at least quarterly. The Performance Audit Committee authority is found in Lane Manual 3.077 and referenced in Lane Code 2.130.

EETING SCHEDULEQuarterly. The next quarterly meeting is scheduled for March 15, 2017 from 2:00 – 5:00 PM. The remaining 2017 schedule is still to be determined.

ACANCIESOne (1) At-Large appointment.

ERM OF APPOINTMENT: Three years (begins on February 1, 2017 and expires on January 31, 2020).

EMBERSHIP: Five (5), which includes four (4) At-Large citizen members.

GEOGRAPHIC AND OTHER MEMBERSHIP REQUIREMENTSAll applicants are required to be residents of Lane County, and not employed by or under contract with the county.

ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS TO BE CONSIDERED: Desirable qualifications to be considered may include experience as a performance auditor, a Certified Public Accountant, Certified Internal Auditor, public manager, or other relevant professional experience.

APPLICATION DEADLINE Thursday, January 19, 2017, 5:00 p.m.

 

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.  For additional information, or to request applications, please call 682-4203.

LANE COUNTY FAIR BOARD

DATE: October 10, 2016

CONTACT: Corey Buller, LEC Manager / Lane County Fair Director, 682-7353

​The Lane County Board of Commissioners is seeking applications from citizens interested in serving on the committee listed below.  This committee 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 FAIR BOARD: The primary function of the Fair Board is to oversee the planning, preparation and production of the Lane County Fair. It also acts in an advisory capacity on ways to more fully utilize the Events Center and to meet both the County’s and the Fair Boards interests.  It sets the Fair admissions, entry fees, programs, implementation of contracts and approves annual Fair budget.

MEETINGS: Monthly, first Thursday of each month at 7:30 a.m.

MEMBERSHIP: Five (5).

VACANCIES: One (1).

TERM:  Three (3) years.

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

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open until filled, position becomes vacant December 31, 2016.

​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.  For additional information, or to request applications, please call 682-4203.

LANE COUNTY BUDGET COMMITTEE

DATE: January 12, 2017

CONTACT:  Christine Moody, Budget and Financial Planning Manager, 541-682-3766

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 BUDGET COMMITTEE: The Budget Committee reviews and approves the proposed budget, limits levied taxes, and establishes tentative maximum for total permissible expenditures for each fund in the County budget.  The Budget Committee is a Mandated Special Committee of Lane County, provided for in State law (ORS 294.414) and Lane Manual section 3.556.


MEETINGS: Typically meets twice a week (Tuesdays & Thursdays) for 3-4 weeks in April/May to approve the County budget.  Meetings occur during afternoon and evening hours.

MEMBERSHIP: Ten (10).   Consists of members of the Board of Commissioners and an equal number of lay citizens.  The appointment will complete a term of 3 years ending December 31, 2019. 

VACANCIES: One (1) lay citizen member.  Commissioner Pete Sorenson will make a recommendation to the Board of Commissioners on who should serve.

GEOGRAPHIC MEMBERSHIP REQUIREMENTS: All applicants are required to be residents of Lane County and a registered voter. 

APPLICATION DEADLINE: 5:00p.m., Monday, February 13, 2017.
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.

APPLICATION SUBMITTAL: Hard copy applications can be turned in at the Board of Commissioners' Office located at the Lane County Public Service Building, 125 E. 8th Avenue in Eugene.  Online applications can be emailed to: 
Christine.Moody@co.lane.or.us

COMMUNITY HEALTH COUNCIL

DATE: February 1, 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 5:15-7:15 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:  Tuesday, February 28, 2017, 12:00 p.m.

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.