"Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter"
-- Martin Luther King, Jr.
“The local level where I live is the county level, and it’s there we can do the most good. I don't purport to have all the answers, but I do have a demonstrated ability to work with others and find solutions. I will give it my very best effort.”- Tim Laue
- Born in Salem, Tim moved to Eugene at seventeen to attend the University of Oregon.
- Since 1973 Tim has worked as a Laborer, Carpenter, Supervisor, Construction Executive and Business owner.
- Tim has always been deeply involved in his community. Tim served on the Eugene City Council for five years. He also served as Chair of the Neighborhood Leaders Council, Chair of the Police Eugene Police Commission, Chair of the Eugene Civilian Review Board, and Chair of the Lane County Public Safety Commission.
- In 2014 Tim and his wife retired to the community of Blue River. The Laues love the forests, rivers and people in rural Lane County. It is because of this love and Tim’s concern for our people, our communities and our environment that he decided to run for County Commissioner.