Lane County can provide the leadership needed to develop and implement a regional climate action plan to immediately address mitigation and resiliency. One first step is to track and reduce green house gas (GHG) emissions from all County operations.
Resilient restoration plans are essential to restart crucial services and rebuild vital infrastructure such as bridges and roads after any disruption.
Equity & Immigrant Rights
No ICE (U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement) in County courthouses. All individuals and families in Lane County should be treated with dignity and respect.
Housing and Homelessness
It is unacceptable that Lane County has one of the highest rates of homelessness in the country. All residents deserve housing.
Land Use & Forestry
Forests and agricultural land must be preserved. Aerial spraying and other uses of dangerous chemicals must be curtailed.
Public Safety & Courts
Adequate resources must be budgeted for essential services provided by the sheriff’s department, District Attorney, and the courts.
Appropriate financial resources are essential to maintain high quality public health services for physical and mental health care accessible for all in need.