Advocacy Positions

LWVLC Advocacy Positions

LWVLC Board Testifies, Feb 2012

Advocacy Positions Resources

Local Advocacy Positions (LWVLC) Summary of positions. Full text document below.
State Advocacy Positions (LWVOR)
National Advocacy Positions (LWVUS)

The League of Women Voters of Lane County supports Better Eugene-Springfield Transit (BEST). Click for additional information.

Whatever the issue, League believes government policy, programs and performance must have:

  • Adequate financing
  • Clear assignment of responsibilities
  • Competent personnel
  • Coordination among levels of government
  • Effective enforcement
  • Well-defined channels for citizen input and review

Note: For League Studies, the bases of our Positions,
see National Clearinghouse, being developed.

Click to view a document containing all of LWCLC’s Issues for Action 2015.

Community Development

Planning and Zoning
Sign Control
Sustainable Metropolitan Management

Economic Policy

Capital Improvement Financing
Local Government Finance
Sustainable Economic Management
Tax Increment Financing

Governmental Services

Facilities- Elementary and Secondary School 
Library Services
Adult Mental Health Services in Lane County 

Governmental Structure and Process

Boards, Commissions, and Committees
Campaign Finance Reform -LWVUS position
Lane County Government
Urban Services (formerly Metropolitan Government)
Reapportionment (LWVUS position)
Structure of Local Government

Natural Resources

Solid Waste

Social Policy

Ending Violence in Lane County

Further Info:

Local Action on State and National Positions

League ACTION Glossary

LWVOR Positions

LWVUS Positions

LWVUS Impact on Issues