Meet and Greet with Mayor Piercy

EUGENE, Ore. — Residents of Eugene have a chance to meet and greet with Mayor Kitty Piercy on Tuesday night. The mayor’s monthly sessions are a chance for interested citizens to speak with her on any topic of interest or concern. Mayor Piercy holds the meeting in a different Eugene neighborhood each month, and this … Continue reading »

Eugene City Council Discusses Future

EUGENE, Ore. — Last night, President Obama signed off on across-the-board budget cuts, leaving government at every level looking to find ways to save money. The Eugene City Council is already preparing for the changes. For the past two days, the council has been working to identify the needs of the city in its annual … Continue reading »

Eugene Mayor Gives State of City Address

EUGENE, Ore. — Mayor Kitty Piercy gave her annual State of the City Address Wednesday night. This was also an especially memorable moment for the mayor. It marks her ninth year and third term in office. In the speech, she spoke on many things, specifically recognizing the city’s accomplishments over her time in office, as … Continue reading »

Web Extra: Eugene State of the City

EUGENE, Ore. — Eugene Mayor Kitty Piercy is delivering the State of the City speech Wednesday, Jan. 9. Here is the speech in its entirety: 2013 State of the City of Eugene Mayor Kitty Piercy January 9, 2013 This is an evening to celebrate our city – to look at our accomplishments and, more than … Continue reading »

Mayor Gives State of the City Address

EUGENE, Ore. — Eugene Mayor Kitty Piercy will deliver the State of the City Address Wednesday night, looking back at the accomplishments of 2012 and what can be accomplished in 2013. Organizers say this moment is a significant one. In this speech, the mayor will not only outline goals for the city in the coming year … Continue reading »

Friday is International Peace Day

EUGENE, Ore– Friday is International Peace Day, and Eugene is celebrating with various events happening all day. Mayor Kitty Piercy will issue a proclamation of peace at noon Friday, followed by a moment of silence. There will be a “Linking Hands Across Lane County”  at EWEB and area schools, with 8th graders from Hamlin Middle … Continue reading »