The Employment and Industrial Zone Changes and Code Amendments implement strategies under the Economic Opportunity and Compact Development pillars of Envision Eugene. The zone and code changes are intended to:
Create more business and job development opportunities in those areas designated Campus Industrial through the E-1 Campus Employment zone;
Provide commercial-industrial zone flexibility and consistent standards in the West Eugene Study Area through the E-2 Mixed Use Employment and C-2 Community Commercial zones;
Update the I-2 and I-3 zones to add flexibility and better meet the goals of Envision Eugene.
Council Approves the Employment and Industrial Code Amendments On May 14th, the Eugene City Council adopted the E + I proposal with a unanimous 8-0 vote.
Final Ordinance The amendments became effective on June 23rd, 2014. Council agenda materials are available here. Planning Commission Recommendations