The Lane Economic Committee, the economic advisory committee for the LCOG, is accepting applications for new members. The deadline to apply is December, 15, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. Members serve a three-year term. Meetings are held on the third Monday of each month at 11:30 a.m. in Eugene. The LEC represents the principal economic interests of Lane County, including business, labor, education, and government. In addition, the LEC is intended to broadly represent the geographic and cultural diversity of Lane County. For more information contact, Steve Dignam, LCOG Economic Development Coordinator, at 541-682-7450.