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Among the new mayor's responsibilities will be increasing energy efficiency in city buildings, managing and advocating for local alternative transit priorities, and setting an example regarding eco-friendliness.
| October 28, 2011
Mayors, media, masses
Portland's 15 mayoral candidates are missing an opportunity to connect with the people, both directly and through the media, by failing to publicize their support for OccupyMaine.
| October 21, 2011
It's an outrage that a small group of devious political insiders has been allowed to manipulate the democratic process in a blatant attempt to restrict voting rights.
| October 07, 2011
Arts-related mayoral forum coming up
With six weeks to go before Portland's first mayoral election in modern history, the field remains crowded and confusing.
| September 30, 2011
20 questions about Portland's upcoming mayoral election
With three months until Portland's first mayoral election in more than 80 years, and two weeks until candidates are required to hand in the 300 signatures that will reserve them each a place on the ballot, a whopping 19 people have thrown their hats into
Rising from the masses
| August 12, 2011
Got what it takes
If you haven't already done so, hustle down to Portland City Hall and sign up to run for mayor.
Why not run for mayor?
| June 10, 2011
Mayor's race kicks off
Last week, the first three mayoral candidates filed their paperwork. So begins Portland’s first elected-mayor campaign in more than eight decades.
Getting to know you
| January 28, 2011
Who’s running for mayor? (Yes, already!)
Here's an early holiday gift from us to you: A new election to start thinking about! (You can thank us later.)
Hats in the Ring Dept.
| December 03, 2010
In which we ask the candidates for Portland City Council about a selection of the important issues of the day. Phoenix -endorsed candidates have asterisks next to their names.
Comparing candidates for Portland City Council
PORTLAND PHOENIX STAFF
| October 29, 2010
Setting the stage for November
It's been more than a week since the June 8 primary election, which saw Republican PAUL LEPAGE (Waterville mayor and Marden's exec) beat a large field of better-financed competitors, and LIBBY MITCHELL (state senate president) pull out ahead of the D
| June 18, 2010
Bragdon vs. Trevorrow, Greens, District 120
Charles Bragdon and Anna Trevorrow vie in the East End legislative race
| May 21, 2010
Portland City Council(1)
While the District 2 and at-large races are uncontested, we offer here those candidates’ answers, as well as those of the candidates vying for the District 1 seat, incumbent Kevin Donoghue and challenger Charles Bragdon.
Two uncontested; District 1 seat the only race
PORTLAND PHOENIX STAFF
| January 01, 1900
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