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Results
2000 to Present
Complete vote count for city candidates and measures 2000 to Present
1980 to 1998
Complete vote count for city candidates and measures 1980 to 1998
1960 to 1979
Complete vote count for city candidates and measures 1960 to 1979
1940 to 1959
Complete vote count for city candidates and measures 1940 to 1959
1920 to 1939
Complete vote count for city candidates and measures 1920 to 1939
1905 to 1919
Complete vote count for city candidates and measures 1905 to 1919
Past Referendum Petition Efforts

The last time a referendum petition appeared on a City of Portland Ballot was in 1982. Since 1905, there have been 10 referendum petitions submitted to the voters of the City of Portland:
 
Election Date   Subject
June 1915   Purchasing Water Meters
 
June 1915   Prohibiting Operation of Stores on Sunday
 
November 1920   Zoning Ordinance
 
November 1932   $6 Licensing Fee on Every Store
 
January 1936   Portland Traction Franchise
 
May 1938   Gambling Machines
 
May 1950   License Fees on Income and Business Profits
 
November 1950   Anti-Discrimination Ordinance
 
May 1956   Prohibiting Pinballs, Certain Other Mechanical Games
 
November 1982  Establish Police Internal Investigation Auditing Committee
 
May 2013  Fluoridation of Public Drinking Water Supply
 
(Note: In August 2001 a referendum petition qualified for the ballot to refer Ordinance No. 175752. This Ordinance would have provided funding for Street Maintenance and Improvement. City Council repealed the Ordinance.)

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1221 SW 4th Avenue

Room 320

Portland, OR 97204-1987

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