Planning Staff

The Planning Division

The Planning Division encompasses current and long range planning and strives to promote a livable, sustainable, beautiful and prosperous Eugene by facilitating a long-range vision for the community that is implemented through adopted plans, policies, codes and partnerships.

What We Do

The Planning Team works to: 

  • Increase community livability and quality of life through managed growth that is consistent with the pillars of Envision Eugene
  • Facilitate development that incorporates quality urban design and protection of historic and natural resources
  • Facilitate community dialogue and understanding of land use planning issues
  • Ensure that development standards of the land use code are met with each development
  • Collaborate with neighboring jurisdictions to provide regional comprehensive planning
  • Continually adjust and improve policies and regulations, through ongoing monitoring of land use factors, to better meet community best outcomes