The Social Host Ordinance (or Unruly Gathering Ordinance) has been on the books in Eugene for almost six months. It allows police to give extra penalties to out-of-control party hosts. But, some partiers have come up with a new strategy to keep the cops away.
“As an adult, if I had a party at my house, I wouldn’t let one stranger into my door.”
And young party-goers.
“We have a huge basement. We love having a DJ down there, we love having a ton of people”