City Councilor Betty Taylor Re-elected

EUGENE, Ore. — In the race for Eugene’s only contested city council seat, incumbent Betty Taylor took on Juan Carlos Valle. Taylor will continue to represent south Eugene for the next four years. Despite bringing in just 43 percent of votes, Valle told KEZI 9 News he was excited by the issues the election brought … Continue reading »

Eugene City Council Candidates Debate

EUGENE, Ore. — The best candidate to fill Eugene’s only open council seat was up for debate Thursday night. The seats were hard to come by as incumbent Betty Taylor faced off against Juan Carlos Valle. The topics varied at the public forum, from downtown development to the environment. Taylor and Valle tended to agree … Continue reading »

Taylor on Local Cover

EUGENE, Ore. — The best-selling trilogy Fifty Shades of Grey is known for its erotic love story. Now a Eugene publication is putting its own spin on the title to promote a Eugene City Council race. Betty Taylor is running against Juan Carlos Valle in the Ward 2 race. Eugene Weekly chose the headline “Fifty … Continue reading »

City Council Candidates Debate Sunday

EUGENE, Ore. — Two candidates for the Eugene City Council will face each other in a debate on Sunday, two months ahead of election day. Juan Carlos Valle is running against incumbent Betty Taylor for the Ward 2 seat on the council. Taylor has held the position since 1997. The debate, sponsored by the League … Continue reading »