Candidate Forum: PDX's 1st African-American Female Councilmember

Civic Portland • 8 August 2018
Event date 14 Aug '18 10:00 pm - 15 Aug '18 12:00 am
Event location Crystal Ballroom • 1332 W Burnside St, Portland, 97209, OR, United States
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RACE TALKS presents the first Candidate Forum for Portland’s City Council Position 3 seat. Join Loretta Smith, Multnomah County Commissioner, and JoAnn Hardesty, Civil Rights Activist and Former Oregon State Representative, who are vying for Portland’s City Council—Position 3. Either Hardesty or Smith will be the first African American female Portland City Council Member. With over 50 years of public service between them, these dynamic, highly qualified women have been on the front lines advocating on the public’s behalf.

The audience will hear from the candidates and then have the opportunity to ask questions.

Moderator:

Tricia Tillman, former Director of Multnomah County Department of Health

McMenamins Crystal Ballroom
1332 West Burnside, Portland, OR 97209

Free/All Ages
Doors open at 6 p.m.
Newcomers' Welcome: 6:45 pm
PROGRAM: 7:00 pm - 9:15 pm

NEXT MONTH'S PROGRAM: 

"IMMIGRANTS AND THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM”
Tuesday, September 11, 2018

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1 year agoAdd to Calender 2018-08-15 02:00:00 2018-08-15 02:00:00 Candidate Forum: PDX's 1st African-American Female Councilmember RACE TALKS presents the first Candidate Forum for Portland’s City Council Position 3 seat. Join Loretta Smith, Multnomah County Commissioner, and JoAnn Hardesty, Civil Rights Activist and Former Oregon State Representative, who are vying for Portland’s City Council—Position 3. Either Hardesty or Smith will be the first African American female Portland City Council Member. With over 50 years of public service between them, these dynamic, highly qualified women have been on the front lines advocating on the public’s behalf. The audience will hear from the candidates and then have the opportunity to ask questions. Moderator: Tricia Tillman, former Director of Multnomah County Department of Health McMenamins Crystal Ballroom 1332 West Burnside, Portland, OR 97209 Free/All Ages Doors open at 6 p.m. Newcomers' Welcome: 6:45 pm PROGRAM: 7:00 pm - 9:15 pm NEXT MONTH'S PROGRAM:  "IMMIGRANTS AND THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM” Tuesday, September 11, 2018 Crystal Ballroom America/New_York public Feminism & Gender Equality Politics Racial Justice