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MOTION: Councilor Semple, seconded by Councilor Syrett, move to direct the City <br />Manager to return to Council with a resolution referring to the November 3, 2020, ballot <br />a measure renewing the library levy that maintains the existing library service level and <br />adds services to assist the community in its long-term recovery efforts. <br />MOTION TO SUBSTITUTE and VOTE: Councilor Clark, seconded by Councilor Taylor <br />moved to substitute to direct the City Manager to return to Council with a resolution for <br />both Option 1 and Option 2. PASSED 5:3, Councilors Yeh, Syrett and Pryor opposed. <br />VOTE ON MAIN MOTION AS SUBSTITUTED: PASSED 8:0 <br />2. WORK SESSION: City Policy Regarding Short -Term Rentals <br />City Manager Sarah Medary and Building Permit Services Director Lydia Kaye provided an update <br />regarding short-term rentals, including public comments received, registration and licensing <br />information, and regulation and enforcement issues. <br />Council Discussion: <br />• Councilor Clark- spoke about the licensing proposal and expressed support for Option 2. <br />• Councilor Taylor - asked staff about changes made to the original ordinance; read a citizen's <br />letter regarding opposition to short-term rentals, spoke of neighborhood livability and impacts <br />on housing stock. <br />• Councilor Zelenka - spoke about how other Oregon cities have used regulations with short- <br />term rentals, expressed support for Option 1. <br />• Councilor Syrett - talked about the public comments received and benefits of the short-term <br />rentals outlined in the emails; expressed support for a registration system. <br />• Councilor Pryor - spoke about the diversity of opinions around this issue; expressed support <br />for a registration system, not licensing. <br />• Councilor Yeh - asked staff if owner -occupied data will be gathered in the registration along <br />with contact information; inquired about the registration requirement and enforcement; <br />expressed support for Option 2. <br />• Councilor Semple - inquired about the fees associated with registration. <br />• Mayor Vinis - asked if it could be an annual versus one-time registration; inquired about the <br />legality of data collection for short-term rentals; said collection of data about how active the <br />rentals are could be instructive. <br />• Councilor Evans - spoke of enforcement issues and ordinances already in place; expressed <br />support for registration for data collection. <br />• Councilor Syrett - asked staff about specific data that would be collected through registration. <br />• Councilor Evans - discussed the enforcement of nuisance issues. <br />• Councilor Zelenka - asked about requirements for registration and issues associated with <br />noncompliance; discussed the data to be collected, when it is collected and the enforcement of <br />registration. <br />• Councilor Taylor - expressed concern about housing supply and disappointment in the <br />direction of council's discussion. <br />• Councilor Semple - asked about lodging tax collection; spoke about compliance with <br />registration requirement. <br />• Councilor Syrett - talked about registration compliance with Airbnb and other platforms. <br />• Councilor Clark - spoke about local housing supply and the high cost of housing. <br />• Councilor Zelenka - spoke about Portland's experience with compliance with its lodging tax. <br />MINUTES - Eugene City Council July 13, 2020 Page 2 <br />Work Session <br />