Elections

Overview


The City Recorder and staff coordinate and administer the City’s municipal election activities including receiving filings from candidates for the positions of mayor, councilor and Eugene Water and Electric Board. The Recorder’s Office processes initiative, referendum and recall petitions. The City Recorder prepares elections schedules, files measures for the ballot and certifies the final election results. A Eugene voters’ pamphlet is published for elections with city measures on the ballot and includes information on city measures and candidates. Information concerning the Eugene Water and Electric Board and School District elections also may be included.

General information about election processes is available in Chapter 2 of the Eugene Code. 
 

APPLICATIONS NOW BEING ACCEPTED FOR
WARD 4 CITY COUNCIL VACANCY


Applications are now being accepted for the interim replacement for Ward 4 City Councilor George Poling, who resigned from his seat effective April 10, 2017. Applicants must reside in Ward 4, be a legal elector under the laws and constitution of the state, and be a resident of the city for one year immediately before being appointed to office. Interviews with Mayor Lucy Vinis and the Eugene City Council will be scheduled in early June. The application deadline is Friday, May 19, 2017.


The interim appointment will be made in June 2017 and the person appointed will serve until a successor is duly elected in 2018 (12 – 18 months). 


The online application and supplemental questionnaire are available at www.eugene-or.gov/bcc. For more information, please call 541-692-5010.

 
  
  

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