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Official account for the 53rd Mayor of the City of Portland, Oregon. (Pronouns: He/Him/His)

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Violence has no home in Portland. Anyone intending to create fear, commit violence, or spread hate is not welcome h… https://t.co/jXFjMXbm1tOn 9/26, alt-right groups and white nationalists are intent on coming into our community. These groups empower raci… https://t.co/iSoszZtzHr
9/24
2020
Hot off the press! Very thankful that this artwork will have a home in the our office. A reminder of the valuable m… https://t.co/hmyIm2ij5kThe project firmly places equity at the center of all development, focusing on building affordable housing and impr… https://t.co/YbMjayKEMxThank you to my colleagues in City Council for supporting the Broadway Corridor Project. Our action today advances… https://t.co/iojNcdK6tUToday, Portland Parks & Recreation in partnership with Parks Commissioner Amanda Fritz and Mayor Wheeler, denied a… https://t.co/XGmakHjCt1
Retweeted by Mayor Ted WheelerOn September 26th, agitators plan on coming to Portland to spread messages of hate and racism– values we don’t welc… https://t.co/av6AFbKRFMWe must work together, with urgency, to build an equitable low carbon economy. Register here to watch: https://t.co/AVUSX0RxXkI'm honored by the invitation to join the Pacific Coast Collaborative’s #ClimateWeekNYC roundtable with @eleniforcahttps://t.co/lMdZHvQHDyJoin today's PCC's #climateweekNYC2020 event 'A Green and Just Recovery From the Global Pandemic' for a roundtable… https://t.co/OXcFCPuzyf
Retweeted by Mayor Ted WheelerBeautiful skies and fresh air in Old Town/Downtown, Portland! Perfect time to take a walk and visit your favorite… https://t.co/VZcgQ2iIHN
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9/23
2020
We hope you’ll join us tonight for a virtual Listening Session on the #pdxbudget! Tune in from 6-8pm on the City's… https://t.co/mgSz4YogVx
Retweeted by Mayor Ted WheelerReminder, tonight at 6:00pm City Council will host the first of 3 virtual community townhalls on the Fall Budget Mo… https://t.co/1zTq3JTNnRJoin #PCCEP today 9/22 at 5p for the committee's monthly full board meeting. Votes on new members, recommendations… https://t.co/Ek9dF46F2z
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9/22
2020
Today is the International Day of Peace. Given everything that is happening these days, I want to share this artwor… https://t.co/FU2DkGwHsGThank you to @NYCMayor Bill de Blasio and Seattle @MayorJenny Durkan for issuing a joint statement with me in resp… https://t.co/1p3u4cczMXThe meeting is available to everyone on the City's YouTube Channel, eGov PDX, https://t.co/N6qsv59XOE, and Comcast… https://t.co/s5U6rUjHsbTomorrow, City Council is hosting the first of 3 virtual community townhalls about the Fall Budget Monitoring Proce… https://t.co/7NQt62QR9A
9/21
2020
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Retweeted by Mayor Ted WheelerForest Park and Powell Butte Nature Park are among the sites which remain closed. https://t.co/pRFOqYxd39
Retweeted by Mayor Ted WheelerEffective immediately, with the support of Parks Commissioner Amanda Fritz and Fire Commissioner Jo Ann Hardesty. https://t.co/pRFOqYxd39
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9/20
2020
Tonight, Portlanders are encouraged to dim or turn off their lights for "Lights Out Portland." Light pollution can… https://t.co/auZAkPeDDhI call on everyone in our community to step up and end the violence and to focus on advancing racial justice.I’m confirming today that Portland Police abided by my order banning the use of tear gas for crowd control during a… https://t.co/rkElPLk6O6Happy New Year to our Jewish Community. G’mar Chatima Tova. May 5781 move all of us forward.More info on the Mayor's emergency closure order is at the links on https://t.co/0nR5TqZHjW https://t.co/rq2SZgFeKi
Retweeted by Mayor Ted WheelerReopening Portland Community Gardens and the farmer's markets on @PDXParksandRec property will help Portlanders acc… https://t.co/6nmxpplhn8
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9/19
2020
We owe immense gratitude to Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. She judged with clarity, conviction, and rig… https://t.co/UrbVgXf46FYesterday, the Oregon Health Authority shared information about how to apply for disaster aid if you have experienc… https://t.co/oKJLyoFsBdCleaner air is on the way, but we’re not there yet. Please continue to follow local health guidance and stay safe. https://t.co/5DmQ307m4U
9/18
2020
Council also heard a report on best practices to reduce light pollution. Thanks to @PortlandBPS for their good work… https://t.co/O1Owe08opnLight pollution can be harmful for humans, other animals, and plants. Today, City Council proclaimed this Saturday,… https://t.co/XGPEnUm26AVisit https://t.co/apHjzBZdG4 if you're interested in becoming a NET.Thank you to our friends who are serving on a Neighborhood Emergency Team (NET). Since Friday, Portland’s NET volu… https://t.co/JWhRU93x6jVisit https://t.co/apHjzBZdG4 if you're interested in becoming a NET.Permanent housing is always the best option but these 100 beds, open 24/7, will give community members experiencing… https://t.co/JwSIpO2J0aToday I announced that the Charles Jordan Community Center, which served as a temporary shelter due to dangerous ai… https://t.co/kcuQQLGJ7nPortland’s LatinX Heritage Month is September 15-October 15, 2020. Today, City Council issued a proclamation recogn… https://t.co/NvlqnVJLkR– for working with my office, my colleagues, @prosperportland and @PortlandHousing to create this vision and agreem… https://t.co/Wagwsl0DcvToday’s work on the Broadway Corridor during City Council hearings is a big step forward for the City. I’d like to… https://t.co/eKMK2VwLzv
9/17
2020
Portlanders cannot afford any rent increases at all right now. Read more here: https://t.co/sfdd5p5GHrThe measure requires landlords to pay for relocation costs if rent is increased—by any amount. We are in the midst… https://t.co/b8nOS3cllCToday I introduced a measure that was approved by City Council to protect Portlanders from rent increases between n… https://t.co/TYNR5WpmUq...particularly communities of color and residents with limited means . This program supports organizations that se… https://t.co/2MMr2H9becWe are proud of the fact that this will provide a consistent, long-term funding source and oversight structure to e… https://t.co/8OQqFgrbOZwith a mix of affordable housing and home ownership opportunities. It also serves as an example of Portland’s leade… https://t.co/lOv1kEKf2vToday we will be making significant progress on the Broadway Corridor development project. The Broadway Corridor wi… https://t.co/3MMkSmt3YECleaner air moving in over Oregon coast, but air over @multco still very unhealthy from #oregonwildfires2020. Remai… https://t.co/3htD0f2ngC
Retweeted by Mayor Ted WheelerYour tap water is safe to drink. The wildfires have had no impact on our drinking water so far. Your health and s… https://t.co/6BeW1S2aWM
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9/16
2020
Since the beginning of COVID, the City has prioritized household stability, small business relief, keeping our home… https://t.co/slOhPnEh16The program allows rent increases up to 10%, but now is not the time to ask Portlanders to pay higher rents. Our co… https://t.co/5owZsGWfRtTomorrow, I will introduce an emergency Council item to change our relocation assistance program so that any rent i… https://t.co/h0QJAuxuU6...the City has taken to provide relief from the economic impact of COVID-19. Thank you @prosperportland for admini… https://t.co/otj6DFb9msOne day after opening the application process for the City of Portland’s $15 million Small Business Relief Fund, we… https://t.co/nHSJUHX016Sharing this informative article with a comprehensive and current list of resources available to support people and… https://t.co/a3O2A2Zuva• Be aware: if you see a fire, no matter how small, call 9-1-1.Create a buffer zone by removing weeds, brush and other vegetation. This helps keep the fire away from your home an… https://t.co/3PcAkmUeh6• Make sure cigarette butts are extinguished fully in a non-combustible ashtray. • Avoid using any machinery tha… https://t.co/tbMGTKs7hdBut we are all stretched thin. The best way to fight a fire is to not start a fire. Here is what PF&R suggests we d… https://t.co/AHdqDRBp5tWhile many of our firefighters are on the road helping other communities, Portland is still being protected. All 31… https://t.co/OHMPm3TGsL#Portland home garbage, recycling & compost collection will be delayed this week (9/14 – 9/18) due to hazardous air… https://t.co/hBKRU4iC8d
Retweeted by Mayor Ted WheelerFor over a week, brave teams from PF&R have been combating fires here & across the state. PF&R has deployed over 70… https://t.co/asT6RVc3DL
9/15
2020
Thank you to the Joint Office of Homeless Services, outreach workers and others for quick efforts to add shelter an… https://t.co/hE3xi37csVAre you feeling anxious right now? You're not alone. It's common to feel all sorts of emotions during and after a c… https://t.co/351VURIver
Retweeted by Mayor Ted Wheeler... with both direct grants and through community nonprofits. Thank you to Prosper Portland for administering this… https://t.co/wiHdXy1Co4Portland is a small business town. Today, I’m pleased to announce the opening of the application process for the Ci… https://t.co/5BjS6DwYZaHazardous air from #oregonwildfires2020 across Portland metro today. NO ONE should be outside. Employers, workers,… https://t.co/aKoj2ICGYt
Retweeted by Mayor Ted WheelerHeads up. Portland residential garbage, recycling and compost will not be picked up on Monday, September 14, 2020.… https://t.co/koCOoff4yC
9/14
2020
Please stay indoors. For further guidance visit https://t.co/BYFW9l5vxG https://t.co/1JB48Il8EnPlease stay indoors and stay safe. https://t.co/s9ECdjlGLdUpdate 9/13: No change in wildfire threat in @multco. No evacuation orders. @ClackCoSheriff reduced evacuation orde… https://t.co/J36lZFZVaq
Retweeted by Mayor Ted Wheeler1/2 We’ll be posting what we learn from this a.m.’s briefing shortly. Until then, we know: Air quality is very unhe… https://t.co/LEttuLTpfo
Retweeted by Mayor Ted WheelerWe're grateful for the partnership with @PDXParksandRec! Beyond helping now with this dangerous smoke, they stepped… https://t.co/yFcIBlKZBb
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9/13
2020
Many thanks to @PDXFire , @PDXParksandRec , @PortlandPolice , Railroad Police and the Multnomah County Sheriff's Of… https://t.co/9pBjhGXokvFollow up about Julia Meier and Charter Commission. To be clear, the Commission must be independent and trusted by… https://t.co/gLcjC2tPSY
9/12
2020
The threat of wildfire is not increasing for @multco. @clackamasfire & @pdxfiire confirm the fires in… https://t.co/6zqXAvBtGf
Retweeted by Mayor Ted Wheeler...and, ultimately, for Portland voters to change our current commission form of government. This Charter Commissio… https://t.co/x3DawAjyPpWelcome Julia Meier! A change to our form of city government is long overdue. The 20-person Charter Commission that… https://t.co/IaWEeLJFlyToday, we remember and honor the people we lost during the 9/11 attacks and recognize the bravery of those who put… https://t.co/4DLs9QzqsKPortland Business Community✅Applications for the Portland Small Business Relief Fund open this coming Monday, Septe… https://t.co/0SAJwSwuRV
Retweeted by Mayor Ted WheelerPortland's air quality remains unhealthy due to wildfire smoke. An @OregonDEQ air advisory is in effect until noon… https://t.co/GEetqjX3Np
Retweeted by Mayor Ted WheelerToday, I issued a City of Portland Emergency Order due to the extreme wildfire conditions threatening lives and pro… https://t.co/2kbHd2BPj3
9/11
2020
I am working with @JoAnnpdx to ensure Portlanders stay safe and informed during these devastating fires. Please rea… https://t.co/ZiswxPe61CThe City of Portland has offered police and fire resources to the Governor to help the state respond to the devastating fires.Today, our newest City Commissioner, Dan Ryan, was officially sworn-in to office. Commissioner Ryan cares deeply fo… https://t.co/57nNwhFzyII call on everyone to step up and tamp down the violence. I’m acting. It’s time for others to join me.Effective immediately, I am directing the Portland Police Bureau to end the use of CS gas for crowd control until f… https://t.co/fPJ0AKdHxxPlease be safe and follow guidance from @PDXFire , @OregonOEM and other agencies. https://t.co/ydDp5GNi9k
9/10
2020
This is a step in achieving that goal and this is consistent with the brand and the reputation of this city as bein… https://t.co/3qe1858tIvIt’s not an exaggeration to say this is a truly historic day for the City of Portland. Portlanders deserve peace of… https://t.co/ulA5lcao3bThinking about our friends and neighbors throughout the state affected by the fires. Please take care and listen to… https://t.co/25qpMi6PhxSmall businesses are the backbone of our local economy. Through a new City program, over 500 small businesses recen… https://t.co/AleVSejJtDThis week, I briefed the media on what’s happening in Portland’s rental market, the complex challenges we face in c… https://t.co/UjCJju6E6SA tidal wave of evictions is headed for communities around the county, including ours, as we face both a public hea… https://t.co/tvg3BpydkL
9/9
2020
And so Portland businesses can thrive again. Wear a face covering. Limit social gatherings. We are a resilient city… https://t.co/0rqaIrhLCoWe are worried about taking care of our families. We are worried about how our businesses will survive a recession.… https://t.co/lC6Nyeua9LLabor Day is a time to celebrate hard-working Portlanders. But too many Portlanders are out of work due to the unrelenting pandemic.
9/7
2020
This order is plainly illegal. Portland is not a toy in Trump’s authoritarian playset. https://t.co/Scr17k4qy1
Retweeted by Mayor Ted WheelerBeautiful morning working alongside the 500+ who volunteered with @SOLVEinOregon to clean up Downtown Portland. Th… https://t.co/aY7CUpbjQAPresident Trump needs to wake up to the reality facing our cities—and our entire country—and realize he is not above the law.”
9/3
2020

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