Eugene City Manager Jon Ruiz

Brian Bull, Elizabeth Gabriel / KLCC

As 2019 winds down, it’s time to reflect on some of the big news stories we covered across Eugene-Springfield and the region. KLCC’s Brian Bull has this year-end review.

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While Eugene’s City Manager is retiring next month, Jon Ruiz says he’s not going away and plans to keep involved with local initiatives.

A green-lighted riverfront development plan means Eugene residents should expect dust, delays, and demolition soon.

Recorded On: December 14, 2018
Air Date: December 17, 2018

The City Club’s unique “Gifts to the City” is our annual holiday program. Several community members graciously offer their virtual “gifts” to the city. These gifts may be serious, offbeat, ironic, amusing, inspiring, entertaining, and/or challenging. The speakers from various walks of life explain what they would give if they had the power to do so, and why they would make the gift.

City of Eugene

The city of Eugene has a new police chief.

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The City of Eugene's budget for the coming fiscal year shows a $1 million gap.  As KLCC’s Brian Bull reports, officials are hoping to tackle it without cutting services.