Draft Minutes: August 2014 SEN Board Meeting

Date/Time: Wednesday August 6 , 2014, 7:00pm  Location: Good Samaritan Eugene Village 3500 Hilyard Street Attending: Heather Sielicki, President, Board Members:  Deborah Hebert, David Saul, Steve Chadick, Leonard Epstein, Deborah Noble, Emily Fox, William Zwicker, Lealan Swanson. Others, Gayle Smith , Chris Hurwitt, Nick Sams, LaMonte Cherrick Total Attendance: 13 I.  Meeting Convened : 7:00 pm II. Announcements Gayle Smith…

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Wheelchair User Only Placards

In 2008, the Oregon legislature created a new type of disabled parking space and parking permit for people who use wheelchairs or mobility scooters. This designation is different than the standard disabled parking space and parking permit. Eugene is beginning to see these newly marked parking spaces, which, according to this rule, contain a sign…

Oregon Evacuation Levels

Wildfire Evacuation Levels

Oregon fire agencies began implementing new standardized evacuation levels for wildfires statewide this year. Knowing what those evacuation levels mean now, before a wildfire threatens your home or the community you are visiting, will make you better equipped to respond to them in the event of an emergency. When a fire threatens time is of the essence. Above normal fire potential…

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Fire Prevention in South Eugene

Hello, With the recent fires in the community, I know many of us are feeling worried about the potential for wildfire in Southeast Eugene. The following are some recommended resources for learning more about what you can do personally to protect your home and family against fire. Highly Flammable Trees and Vegetation to Remove (1…