City Council approved the Downtown Urban Renewal Plan amendment on June 13, 2016, which makes the projects eligible for urban renewal funds. Decisions about projects and how to fund them will happen in the future. There will be opportunities for community members to provide input on the downtown improvement projects and funding sources as part of the community engagement and approval process.
City Council Public Hearing
A public hearing on the ordinance approving the proposed Plan amendment was held on May 23, 2016.
Materials from the hearing are posted here.
View the webcast here.
Planning Commission Meeting
The Eugene Planning Commission reviewed the proposed amendments to the Downtown Urban Renewal District Plan on May 9, 2016, and provided a recommendation to the City Council/Urban Renewal Agency Board. There was an opportunity for public comment at the beginning of the Planning Commission meeting.
Materials from the meeting can be found here.
Learn more about the projects here.