Lane County Dismisses County Administrator
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Lane County Dismisses County Administrator

Lane County board fires Richardson Commissioners vote unanimously after an outside investigation into changes she made in her compensation The Lane County Board of Commissioners unanimously voted to fire county Administrator Liane Richardson today, following the conclusion of an outside investigation into changes made to her compensation earlier this year. The board terminated Richardson for … Continue reading

Countdown to the Conference: The Inaugural 1st Annual ELGL Conference
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Countdown to the Conference: The Inaugural 1st Annual ELGL Conference

08-05-13: Conference Sponsors and Low Quality Pencils  What should I wear to the conference? Will conference attendees get the chance to stock up on low-quality pencils and sticky pads plastered with corporate logos? We’ll address these questions and more in this running post leading up to the conference. Today, we would like to thank our … Continue reading

Lessons Learned From Defining Moments
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Lessons Learned From Defining Moments

ICMA President Bonnie Svrcek was kind enough to provide ELGL with an exclusive summary of her recent presentation.  Below please find “Lessons Learned From Defining Moments.”  ELGL continues to be so impressed with Bonnie’s commitment to local government professionalism and service.  Lessons Learned from Defining Moments    by Bonnie Svrcek, Deputy City Manager, City of … Continue reading

Portland Native Comes Home to Headline ELGL Conference
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Portland Native Comes Home to Headline ELGL Conference

Oregonian: Dion Jordan, newest Portland Parks board member, keeps his father’s passion alive Dion Jordan Personal Development Strategist Internationally Renowned Speaker Best Selling Author Talk Show Host Portland Parks Board Member Son of Charles Jordan, Portland’s first African-American City Commissioner and Portland Parks & Recreation Director Connect: Facebook, Twitter, and the World Wide Web Background Check … Continue reading