Eugene City Council Elections

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Eugene City Councilor Emily Semple is after a second term. As KLCC’s Brian Bull reports, she kicked off her re-election bid today.

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A former fire chief is announcing his bid for Eugene City Council, Ward 8. 

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A tenant rights advocate and member of two budget committees is running for Eugene City Council, Ward One.

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

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The contest for Eugene City Council Ward 1 finally has a winner.  Emily Semple pulled a slim margin of victory over Joshua Skov, with just over 50 percent of the vote.

Candidate Forum: Eugene City Council Ward 1

Apr 16, 2016
Rachael McDonald

Recorded on:  Friday, April 15 2016

Air Date: Monday, April 18 2016

Moderator: Angela Kellner

Candidates:
•    Chris Wig
•    Joshua Skov
•    Chad Anderson
•    Kelly Boyd
•    Emily Semple

Chris Wig Announces Eugene City Council Run

Sep 2, 2015

Lane County Democratic Party Chair Chris Wig announced Tuesday that he is running for Eugene City Council. He is vying for the ward one seat currently occupied by George Brown. Brown hasn’t yet announced if he is seeking another term.

Chris Wig works as a drug and alcohol counselor and is a founding member of a Latino community action group. He has a Masters in Journalism from the University of Oregon.