City of Eugene

The City of Eugene has over 1,500 employees and a $808 million total budget. The City is a service-oriented and innovative organization that provides services through six departments:

  • Central Services
  • Fire & Emergency Medical Services
  • Library, Recreation & Cultural Services (LRCS)
  • Planning and Development
  • Police
  • Public Works

Eugene has a council/manager form of government. In this form of government, the City Council develops legislation and policies to direct the City. The City Manager, hired by the City Council, provides administrative direction to the organization, oversees City of Eugene personnel and operations, and carries out the City Council’s direction. Learn more at