May 2018 Primary

Rachael McDonald

Eugene voters Tuesday rejected both city auditor proposals on the primary ballot.

The deadline to vote in the primary election is tonight at 8 p.m.

Rachael K McDonald

Eugene voters are considering two competing performance auditor proposals on the May 15th ballot. Measure 20-283 would establish an elected auditor. Measure 20-287 is for an auditor who’s appointed by the City Council. 

Rachael McDonald

Candidates for the Springfield seat on the Lane County Board of Commissioners squared off Thursday at the Springfield City Club. Among other things, they sparred over the citizen initiative process.


School supporters in the Douglas County community of Oakland are hoping to convince voters to help pay for a new high school. A bond levy is on the May 15th primary ballot.

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The candidate filing deadline for the May Primary has passed, and several Eugene city councilor races are contested.

Incumbent Lane County Commissioner Sid Leiken has a challenger. All together, three board seats are in contention in the May Primary.