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City grapples with tenant rights after ‘unprecedented’ mass eviction

Portland Mayor Ethan Strimling (BDN photo by Troy R. Bennett)

City officials have bought tenants affected by a mass eviction in the Parkside neighborhood more time to find new housing. But with a well-publicized¬†housing shortage¬†continuing to nag Portland, the clock is ticking for those same city officials to come up with a plan to avoid future crises like this one. In a news conference at […]

Ethan Strimling is taking theme song suggestions for his mayoral inauguration. Here are 6

Ethan Strimling, who was elected the next mayor of Portland last month, has taken to Facebook for suggestions on what should be the theme song for his inaugural celebration Monday night. Over the two days or so that the post has been up, Strimling has received more than 40 suggestions, some of them serious, some […]