Ballots have landed. Still undecided on who should be Portland"s next mayor?

A recent OPB poll has Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler and Sarah Iannarone in a dead heat, with 28 percent of voters undecided. You can find the details and analysis at OPB. For a unique window into the mayoral candidates views on issues of particula.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 17th, 2020

Still undecided? See where Portland"s mayoral candidates stand on business issues

We'll be speaking with Mayor Ted Wheeler and challenger Sara Iannarone......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 14th, 2020

Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler and challenger Sarah Iannarone talk law enforcement, jobs and access to capital

The candidates joined Editor Suzanne Stevens for an hour-long discussion on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 23rd, 2020

Under-fire Portland mayor Ted Wheeler now has a hot sauce named after him: "Tear Gas Ted"

Tear Gas Ted's Hot Sauce is produced by a Portland cook and is available for free when you donate $10 to a local social justice nonprofit. Tear Gas Ted's Portland cook August Winningham has launched a hot sa.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytOct 12th, 2020

Five Things for Tuesday, including an uncertain mayor"s race and wine and basketball

Portland Trail Blazers have a way of finding their way into the business world......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 6th, 2020

Portland landlords will temporarily have to pay relocation if they raise rents at all

The mayor said city officials should do more to stop Portland from becoming more expensive for both tenants and landlords......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 16th, 2020

Five Things for Monday, including the latest wildfire updates

Plus, a city leader rebuffs invitation to run for mayor of Portland......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 14th, 2020

Portland Mayor Tells Neighbors He"s Moving After Riot Outside His Condo

Portland Mayor Tells Neighbors He's Moving After Riot Outside His Condo Tyler Durden Wed, 09/02/2020 - 19:17 In late July, Portland Mayor Ted Whe.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytSep 2nd, 2020

Key Words: Portland mayor Ted Wheeler unleashes on Trump: ‘What America needs is for you to be stopped’

Ted Wheeler slammed President Trump during a press conference on Sunday after a man reported to be member of a far-right group was shot and killed the night before......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 30th, 2020

Portland Businesses Leave Due To "Lawlessness Endorsed By Mayor"

Portland Businesses Leave Due To 'Lawl.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 26th, 2020

Trump called the mayor of Portland "pretty pathetic" for attending a protest, where he was booed by residents and then tear gassed by federal agents

Getty/Getty President Donald Trump dissed the Democratic mayor of Portland during an interview with Fox News' Sean Hannity Thursday night.  Trump said Mayor Ted Wheeler "made a fool out of h.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 24th, 2020

From Portland to Atlanta, mayors write letter condemning Trump"s unilateral deployment of "paramilitary-type forces into our cities"

Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler sent a letter Monday to US Attorney General William Barr and Chad Wolf, acting secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, opposing the deployment of federal forces in his city. The letter was cosigned by.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 21st, 2020

Wheeler"s PPB reforms include $12M, local policing options

Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler said Tuesday he'll commit $12 million to black and brown communities as part of "significant reforms to local policing" in the wake of widespread protests throughout the city. And as "systemic racism extends beyond po.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 9th, 2020

Wheeler extends Portland curfew through Sunday night

Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler has imposed a second curfew after what he called a second night of violence within the city. Details about the edict will be released later in the day, Wheeler said during a Sunday morning press conference. "Millions.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 31st, 2020

Wheeler, Hardesty blast violence as city delves into the riot

Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler and City Commissioner Jo Ann Hardesty Saturday stridently criticized violent protesters who damaged downtown and Northeast Portland businesses. As KGW, a PBJ news partner, reports, the pair appeared at a press confere.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 30th, 2020

Wheeler declares State of Emergency, announces curfew, amid downtown rioting

Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler early Saturday morning declared a State of Emergency in the city. The declaration followed a night of rioting that resulted in looting and fires erupting downtown. The rioting followed mostly peaceful demonstrations a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 30th, 2020

How a 75-year-old Portland family business landed a PPP loan

Chin's Import Export secured a PPP loan and received the money this week. CEO Keith Lee called it "a real shot in the arm" for operations......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 23rd, 2020

In potential record, splashy downtown Portland tower segment changes hands

Rumblings of the move first landed last summer......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 8th, 2020

Mayors, including Portland"s Wheeler, and doctors back "stay-at-home" in Oregon

Twenty-five Portland-area mayors, including Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler and the leaders of Beaverton, Gresham, Hillsboro and Lake Oswego said Saturday they would back a statewide "stay-at-home" order. They were joined by a group of 1,700 internal medic.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 21st, 2020

Elizabeth Warren shredded rivals in Nevada. Here"s why it was a critical time go on offense.

Screenshot/MSNBC Sen. Elizabeth Warren landed serious blows on Sen. Amy Klobuchar and former Mayor Pete Buttigieg on several occasions in Nevada. She made the earliest and .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 20th, 2020

Concordia"s layoff notice is in: The job losses are staggering

The official layoff notice for Concordia University, which landed at the state Wednesday morning, reveals the depth to which the school's closure will affect Portland. The notice, filed with the state, discloses that Concordia will lay off 1,518 wor.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 12th, 2020