County Commission selects Farr as chair, Stewart as vice chair

County Commission selects Farr as chair, Stewart as vice chair
Commissioner Pat Farr

EUGENE, Ore. - Pat Farr will chair the Lane County Commission in 2014.

The 5-member commission elects a chair and vice chair each year from its membership.

The commissioners agreed Tuesday to have Farr replace Sid Leiken. Leiken ended his year as chair Monday by delivering the State of the County address.

The commissioners also agreed to have Faye Stewart serve as vice chair, replacing Jay Bozievich.

Those 4 and Peter Sorenson make up the 5-member board.

Stewart, Leiken and Bozievich's seats are all up for re-election this year. Stewart and Bozievich have both officially filed for re-election.