Jay Bozievich http://klcc.org en Incumbents Hold Onto Their Seats On Lane County Board of Commissioners http://klcc.org/post/incumbents-hold-their-seats-lane-county-board-commissioners <p></p><p>Jay Bozievich and Faye Stewart were not defeated by opponents in the May Primary. They were elected to another 4-year term on the Lane County Board of Commissioners, according to final election results released Friday.</p><p>Bozievich beat Dawn Lesley by 75 votes in the West Lane race, so there won't be a run-off in November.</p><p>Stewart won the East Lane race over four opponents, avoiding a runoff against top challenger Kevin Matthews by just seven votes.</p> Sat, 07 Jun 2014 03:46:58 +0000 Angela Kellner 15158 at http://klcc.org Incumbents Hold Onto Their Seats On Lane County Board of Commissioners Updated Primary Results Released http://klcc.org/post/updated-primary-results-released <p>Friday, Lane County released updated results for Tuesday’s primary election.</p><p>The numbers show incumbent Jay Bozievich ahead of Dawn Lesley by just 85 votes for the West Lane County Commissioner position.</p><p>For East Lane County, incumbent Faye Stewart has just over half the votes with 50.1 percent. His closest challenger, Kevin Matthews has about 35 percent.</p><p>The Pleasant Hill school bond appears to be passing by 14 votes in favor.</p> Fri, 23 May 2014 23:44:01 +0000 Amanda Butt 14276 at http://klcc.org Updated Primary Results Released Too Close To Call For Lesley/Bozievich Race For West Lane County Commissioner http://klcc.org/post/too-close-call-lesleybozievich-race-west-lane-county-commissioner <p>It's still too close to call in the race for West Lane County Commissioner. The latest <a href="http://www.lanecounty.org/Departments/CAO/Operations/CountyClerk/elections/Pages/CurrentElectionSZAD.aspx">results </a>have incumbent Jay Bozevich ahead of challenger Dawn Lesley by just 45 votes.&nbsp; At this point Bozievich has 50.04 percent of votes cast.<br /><br />Incumbent Faye Stewart seems to be holding onto his East Lane County Commissioner seat. He's ahead of challenger Kevin Matthews with 50.25 percent of votes.<br /> Wed, 21 May 2014 07:02:07 +0000 Angela Kellner & Rachael McDonald 14047 at http://klcc.org Candidates Rely On Ground Game in Commission Race http://klcc.org/post/candidates-rely-ground-game-commission-race <p></p><p></p> Thu, 01 May 2014 14:43:06 +0000 Rachael McDonald 12803 at http://klcc.org Candidates Rely On Ground Game in Commission Race West Lane County Commissioner Candidates Debate http://klcc.org/post/west-lane-county-commissioner-candidates-debate <p>Recorded on: April 25th, 2014</p><p>Air Date: April 28th, 2014&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>The nonpartisan West Lane County Commissioner represents the western portion of the county from West Eugene north to Junction City and west to the coast. Lane County commissioners will face many challenges in the years ahead, including adjustments to a new county administrator, budget issues caused by decreased federal funding, and rapid expansion of the county’s Community Health Centers to address the needs of the newly insured.</p> Mon, 28 Apr 2014 17:34:00 +0000 Desmond O'Boyle 12521 at http://klcc.org Democrats Gather In Eugene http://klcc.org/post/democrats-gather-eugene <p>Democrats from all over the state of Oregon are coming to Eugene Saturday. They're having a day-long meeting and evening reception with US Representative Peter DeFazio. This, just a few days before former Republican presidential candidate <a href="http://huckabee.healthycommunitiesoregon.com/">Mike Huckabee</a> comes to town.<br /> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 18:24:06 +0000 Rachael McDonald 10632 at http://klcc.org Democrats Gather In Eugene New Call Center Hiring In Veneta http://klcc.org/post/new-call-center-hiring-veneta <p>A three-year collaboration between state, county, and local groups has come to fruition in Veneta. First Call Resolution, a growing Oregon-based company, has moved into its new space and is now hiring.</p><p>"First call resolution" refers to the company's goal of solving a customer's question within one phone call. Today, the call center received two 50-thousand dollar business development checks, one from the state and one from Lane County.</p><p>This is the company's fifth center. President John Stadter says all the locations are in small Oregon communities:</p> Fri, 31 Jan 2014 22:29:04 +0000 Karen Richards 7424 at http://klcc.org New Call Center Hiring In Veneta Two Lane County Incumbents Will Run Again in 2014 http://klcc.org/post/two-lane-county-incumbents-will-run-again-2014 <p>Filing opened earlier in September for candidates hoping to run for local office.&nbsp; There was a smattering of activity, but the only incumbent to declare candidacy early on was Lane County Commissioner Faye Stewart.<br><br>Now two more incumbents have made it official.</p><p>Eugene City Councilor George Poling says he will run for a fourth term.&nbsp; Poling represents Ward 4 – northeast Eugene – and currently serves on the LTD–EMX Steering committee and the Travel Lane County Committee.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 25 Sep 2013 02:28:07 +0000 Jes Burns 231 at http://klcc.org Two Lane County Incumbents Will Run Again in 2014