In Metro Races, Stacey and Chase Win


Bob Stacey and Sam Chase have won seats on the Metro council.Stacey leads his opponent, Jonathan Levine, 85 percent to 15 percent, for Metro Council Seat 6. The seat was vacated by councilor Robert Liberty in 2011; former Gov. Barbara Roberts was appointed to fill out the term. In the Metro District 5 race, Chase was leading his four opponents with 58 percent of the vote. They’re vying to replace ...   More
Tuesday, May 15, 2012 WW Editorial Staff

Home Away From Home

Records raise doubts that Metro candidate Helen Ying lives in the right district.

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Helen Ying, an educational consultant and former vice principal at Parkrose High School, has a lot going for her in her campaign to join the Metro Council. She has friends, for starters. Counc   More
Wednesday, January 4, 2012 COREY PEIN

Robert Liberty Resigning from Metro; Successor Could Be Bob Stacey

Metro Councilor Robert Liberty announced his resignation from the Metro Council today. Liberty, a former director of the land-use group 1000 Friends of Oregon, first won election to Metro in 2004, representing District 6, which covers parts of Northeast, Southeast and Southwest Portland. Liberty, who earned his law degree at Harvard, is returning to the University of Oregon, where he studied ...   More
Monday, January 3, 2011 NIGEL JAQUISS

Sen. Jackie Dingfelder Says No Thanks to A Metro Run in 2010

Scratch state Sen. Jackie Dingfelder (D-Portland) from the list of candidates next year for Metro Council president. Dingfelder, who said in May during the legislative session that people had approached her about running, says she has now decided against it because she likes being in the majority party in the Legislature where she is chairwoman of the Senate Environment and Natural Resources ...   More
Tuesday, August 18, 2009 HANK STERN


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