Dan Ryan holds Commissioner Position 2, while Jo Ann Hardesty holds Commissioner Position 3. The first vote tally shows Ryan and Hardesty in the lead for their seats.
The City of Portland is detailing more changes to traffic in a southeast Portland neighborhood months after a successful pilot program to slow gun violence.
Jo Ann Hardesty, a Navy veteran, former state legislator, and former president of the Portland NAACP, is in the final days of her re-election campaign.
Portland-city-commissioner-elect Rene Gonzalaez was able to clinch a close victory over incumbent candidate Jo Ann Haredesty by winning with voters in East and West Portland. Hardesty, meanwhile, was popular among voters in North and Southeast Portland.
A city leader joined tenants of an affordable housing complex in North Portland on Monday, calling for a landlord to keep the units affordable.
Portland City Council candidate Rene Gonzalez picked up two notable endorsements this week, the union representing Portland firefighters, and the Portland Police Association.
Accusations and denials continue to fly in the Portland City Council race between incumbent Jo Ann Hardesty and challenger Rene Gonzalez after Gonzalez’ campaign headquarters was vandalized for the second time in a month.
Portland attorney and businessman Rene Gonzalez is another political newcomer who beat the odds to become Portland’s newest city commissioner.
Jo Ann Hardesty, the first Black woman to become a commissioner on Portland City Council, joined Ken Boddie as Eye on Northwest Politics’ first-ever guest to discuss the issues facing Portland and more.
PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) – The May primary election is approaching quickly and on Tuesday, the city of Portland filed the official list of candidates who will be on the primary election ballot.