A report sent this spring to City Commissioner Carmen Rubio showed that one of the most important boards in the city was paralyzed by an ideological split.
Music Portland, an advocacy group for independent artists and music venues, has entered talks with the offices of Mayor Ted Wheeler and City Commissioner Dan Ryan (as well as Travel Portland) about Live Nation’s planned development of a 3,000-seat ind…
Companies who lobby with city officials must track expenditures and document communications with governments.
Portland City Commissioner Mingus Mapps tells WW there are internal discussions happening among City Council offices about whether or not to reassemble reforms to Portland government if a judge strikes down the ballot measure that currently is set to …
242 days: That’s how long it’s been since the Taft Home, a former hotel that for 70 years housed low-income, disabled seniors, has housed a single person.
Last year, a high-pressure weather system superheated Portland to 116 degrees and, by its conclusion, killed 69 residents of Multnomah County.
In April, the North Star Civic Foundation, a good-government think tank, received results of a poll it had commissioned a month earlier to gauge public sentiment about charter reform to change the city of Portland’s form of government.
On Saturday afternoon, the sixth day of the weeklong heat wave that descended on Portland, WW took climate scientist and researcher Joey Williams to an RV park in Southeast Portland where a man named Eugene Anderson died during last year’s heat dome.
In a press conference this afternoon, city of Portland and Multnomah County officials said that the deadliest part of this week’s heat wave begins now.
It’s Day Four of a heat spell that descended on Portland this past Sunday.