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…


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…


Draft Minutes: June 2014 SEN Board Meeting

Date/Time: Monday June 9, 2014, 7:00pm  Location: Good Samaritan Eugene Village 3500 Hilyard Street Attending: Heather Sielicki, President, Madronna Holden Vice President: Board Members:  Deborah Hebert, David Saul, Steve Chadick, Leonard Epstein, Deborah Noble, Emily Fox, William Zwicker ,  Others  Ferry Finegan, Anand Keathly Total Attendance: 11 I.  Meeting Convened : 7:00 pm II. Announcements Anand Keathly informed us about efforts…

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Comments Period Extended

The City Council and the Lane County Board of Commissioners have left the record open for additional testimony to be submitted about the re-designation of property at Rest Haven. The deadline for submitting comments is June 17, 2014 at 5:00pm. For more information, see the residential re-designation project website at eugene-or.gov/index.aspx?nid=2067.