Posted on: February 15, 2018

City of Eugene Receives Achievement in Community Engagement Award

The State of Oregon’s Citizen Involvement Advisory Committee recently selected the City of Eugene as a recipient of the esteemed Achievement in Community Engagement (ACE) Award.

The ACE Award was given in recognition of the Latino/a community foc...

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Public Works
Posted on: February 15, 2018

Environmental Monitoring in Local Rivers and Streams

Once every other month, Christian Chauvin and Luis Cañedo with the environmental sampling team strap on their safety gear and head out to the Willamette River, Amazon Channel, and other tributaries around the Eugene area. They are out on an imp...

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Public Works
Posted on: February 7, 2018

Eugene PW is Recruiting for a Maintenance Division Director

Eugene PW is Recruiting for a Maintenance Division Director

Are you ready to bring great communication, inclusivity skills, integrity and love of Public Works to direct a strong work force of Public Works Maintenance professionals? This is your invitation ...

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Public Works
Posted on: December 15, 2017

Eugene Engineer to Lead State Organization

Jenifer Willer, Principal Civil Engineer, will soon be leading the state’s largest group of public works professionals. At the beginning of the 2018, she will officially take over as president of the Oregon Chapter of the American Public Works A...

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Public Works
Posted on: December 15, 2017

Public Works is Prepared for Winter Weather

Well before the temperatures dropped, Eugene Public Works was ready to deal with winter weather. The Public Works Maintenance staff spent the past few months updating the fleet and adding new resources to help better battle slick conditions.

Public Works a...

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Public Works
Posted on: December 15, 2017

SRRP Returns to Review Road Construction

The group charged with reviewing this summer’s road construction projects funded by the 2012 street repair bond will get back to work next week. The Street Repair Review Panel (SRRP) was originally formed by the 2008 street repair bond measure, ...

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