Council District 6 vacancy public hearing
A public hearing on the vacancy for Metro Council District 6 and interviews for applicants is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Jan. 11, 2022. The public can testify and participate via Zoom, or in person at TaborSpace, 5441 SE Belmont Street in Portland. Please contact Jaye Cromwell if you will be testifying or participating in person by emailing [email protected] or calling 503-797-1916.
The applicant selected to serve on the Metro Council will have a term that lasts through Jan. 2, 2023. Separately, an election to serve for the final two years of former Councilor Bob Stacey’s Metro Council term will also be held in 2022. Candidates for District 6 must file by March 8 for the May 17 primary. If no candidate receives more than 50 percent of the vote, the top two candidates will face off in the Nov. 8 general election, with the winner taking office in January 2023.
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