In the primary election fight over Portland water, which side is using the airwaves to dupe voters? As it turns out, both.
For a while there, it looked as if the backers of a
measure to take control of Portland’s water and sewer systems from City
Hall were going to flood the airwaves with campaign ads.
But so far
Hales’ chief of staff responds to a claim she targeted an HIV-positive employee.
Portland Mayor Charlie Hales’ chief of staff, Gail
Shibley, is fighting back against allegations she pressured a staffer
into revealing he was HIV-positive and called him a “skank” after he
An aide mayor Hales said would help lead the Portland Harbor cleanup has a conflict.
Mayor Charlie Hales was hoping to make a big splash in the Superfund cleanup of the Portland Harbor.
In October, Hales
announced he had lured state Sen. Jackie Dingfelder (D-Portland) to
The mayor says he makes his decisions thinking about one intersection. We went there. It needs paving.
Charlotte Hurt says she didn’t choose to move to Southeast
127th Avenue and Mill Court. And she hasn’t heard of Portland Mayor
Hurt moved last year
to a turquoise cottage fo
The retail politics of the Hales budget creates winners and losers.
Politicians don’t usually gain support by making budget cuts.But the startling thing about Mayor Charlie Hales’ first budget, released April 30, is how the mayor’s cutting of $21.5 million has b
A move to replace private patrols with park rangers tests the clout of the Portland Business Alliance.
The City of Portland is moving to break the longtime hold a
business group has on providing security patrols in downtown parks,
setting up a potential struggle over public safety and big-money