Proposed redistricting maps available for review ahead of public hearings

Proposed redistricting maps available for review ahead of public hearings
Posted on 11/23/2021

The Lane County Board of Commissioners is considering three (3) proposed redistricting maps presented by the Independent Redistricting Committee (IRC) and hosting two public hearings next week. 

 

The proposed maps can be reviewed online at www.LaneCountyOR.gov/IRC. Printed copies for review have also been posted at the following locations:

  • Lane County Public Service Building near the commissioner office area (125 E. 8th Avenue, Eugene)
  • Springfield City Hall near the library (225 5th Street, Springfield)
  • Junction City Hall (680 Greenwood Street, Junction City)
  • Veneta City Hall (88184 8th Street, Veneta)
  • Fern Ridge Library (88026 Territorial Highway, Veneta)
  • Oakridge City Hall (48318 E. 1st Street, Oakridge)
  • Mohawk Valley Rural Fire Department (92068 Marcola Road)
  • Cottage Grove Community Center (700 E. Gibbs Avenue, Cottage Grove)
  • Florence City Hall (250 Highway 101, Florence)

 

Written public testimony can be sent to [email protected] by November 30.

 

Oral public testimony can be provided at two (2) virtual public hearings: 

  • November 30 at 1:30 p.m.
  • December 1 at 5:30 p.m.

 

Visit www.LaneCountyOR.gov/IRC to register for the public hearings.

 

Lane County’s IRC is made up of 15 community members and is only responsible for redistricting the five county commissioner districts. The Sheriff, District Attorney and Tax Assessor are elected by all Lane County voters and do not have sub-districts. 

 

For more information about the IRC and the redistricting process, visit www.LaneCountyOR.gov/IRC.