Territorial Highway: Public comments to Lane County Commissioners
Time:9:00 am – 10:00 am
Location:Harris Hall, Public Service Building 125 East 8th Avenue Eugene, OR 97401
Final Action Scheduled On August 20, 2019, the design concept will be considered by the Board of County Commissioners, which renders the final decision. BCC approval of the design concept will enable staff to refine the plans into engineering and construction drawings and begin identifying right-of-way needs.
The BCC action does not include a public hearing, but public comments may be provided during the general public comment period at 9:00 am.
A staff presentation and action by the BCC is scheduled for 1:30 pm.
We’ll answer questions about: What makes a community age-friendly? What are the 8 Domains of Livability? This interactive event will include games, quizzes and the opportunity to share your ideas and thoughts about your community. Speakers include comedian Leigh Anne Jasheway, who will take on the lighter side of the issue. You’ll also hear from city leaders in Oregon and others on how to build a community for people of all ages.
This is a free event. Dinner and cash bar. Come learn, share and have fun!
(Webinar) Getting the Green Light: Improving Actuation and Detection for Cyclists & Pedestrians
Time:12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Location:Eugene Engineering 4th floor Lyle Room, 99 E. Broadway at Broadway and Oak
Presenter: Peter Koonce
August 21st, Noon to 1 p.m. followed by a 15-30 discussion
Traffic signals often provide the most convenient and secure opportunity for bicyclists and pedestrians to navigate busy intersections and high-speed roadways. But signals are only effective if properly designed. Providing adequate detection, reliable actuation and proper phasing of signals can greatly improve bicycle and pedestrian access in a community. This webinar will examine current best practices for integrating detection, actuation and phasing for with active modes of transportation.
Location:LTD Administrative Offices, Board Room, 3500 East 17th Avenue, Eugene, OR 97403
The Board of Directors meets at 5:30 p.m. on the third Wednesday of the month. Meetings are open to the public and include a forum for public comments. The public comment period begins at 5:30 p.m. If you are not able to attend the Board meeting and would like to present testimony to the Board, you may send your comments to P.O. Box 7070, Springfield, OR 97475 or firstname.lastname@example.org.