Tag Archives: League of Oregon Cities

Forum Announcement: The Crazy, Mixed-Up World of Oregon Property Taxes

Governing: OR’s Complicated Property Tax Rates Favor Higher-Valued Houses ELGL is excited to announce a lunch forum in partnership with the League of Oregon Cities. As anyone familiar with Oregon property taxes knows there is a lot of pressure on local governments and confusion for citizens in the current system. The LOC is working actively to [...]

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Report: Property Tax System Unfairly Influencing Housing Market

Report: Oregon Property Tax Capitalization Inequities created by Oregon’s property tax system are significantly influencing the housing market Media Release: Media Release – NERC prop tax report Tom Potiowsky, Knope of the Week recipient and director of Northwest Economic Research Center (NERC) has issued a report on the impact of property taxes on property values. The League of [...]

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New Sensation with Emma Williams, Oregon Metro

Since ELGL is not a big fan of icebreakers and since we would rather not know what animal you want to be, this blog feature will serve as a means of introducing new members. While you won’t learn about their favorite animal, you will learn about their ideal Sunday morning, which dead people would they [...]

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New Sensation with Nick Herrera, State of Oregon

Since ELGL is not a big fan of icebreakers and since we would rather not know what animal you want to be, this blog feature will serve as a means of introducing new members. While you won’t learn about their favorite animal, you will learn about their ideal Sunday morning, which dead people would they [...]

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Protected: Property Tax Reform in Oregon

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ELGL Willamette Valley Hosts LOC Member Services Director

Introduction to Oregon Local Leadership Institute  and the Local Government Management Certificate  presented by Jennie Messmer, Member Services Director League of Oregon Cities    Thursday, November 15th, 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.  Saul Conference Room, 2nd floor Eugene Atrium Building 99 W 10th Ave. , Eugene   Agenda 12:00 – 12:10   Introductions and Business 12:10 – 1:00     OLLI’s [...]

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Josh’s Job Search Finds Jonathan Eames

An Informational Interview with Jonathan Eames Jonathan Eames Consulting After earning his Political Science degree from Willamette University, Jonathan Eames got his fresh start out of school as a legislative assistant for a state representative at the Oregon State Legislature. Half-way through the six-month session, Jonathan began looking for his next opportunity. He began reaching [...]

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Josh’s Job Search Finds Chris Fick, League of Oregon Cities

As part of ELGL’s expanded offerings, we introduce you to our newest feature, “Josh’s Job Search (JJS).” See related article: New Blog Feature: Josh’s Job Search. Josh will be conducting informational interviews with key figures in the region. Read Josh’s first two entries Josh’s Job Search Interviews Olivia Clark, TriMet and Josh’s Job Search Finds [...]

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Job Posting: Member Services Director

Member Services Director League of Oregon Cities Exciting opportunity for person with substantial city administrative experience to join dynamic league team. The League provides excellent benefits, including defined benefit retirement plan. The position is being restructured and will be responsible to design and implement new service delivery methods that will make greater use of part-time [...]

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LOC on Facebook!

The League of Oregon Cities has joined Facebook. Keep up to date on news, events, and information provided by LOC by following them: https://www.facebook.com/LeagueOfOregonCities

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