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Election Archives
Previous Elections Results
Detailed results of City elections from 1905 to Present
Past Measures & Initiatives
A listing of all City sponsored measures and citizen petitions since 1942
Directory of Current and Past Elected Officials
Listing of all City Elected Officials since 1913 and all mayors from 1851 to Present
Campaign Finance Reports
Summaries 1996 to 2003. Complete Reports available 2004 to Present.
Selected Historical Documents
View scanned images of selected historical documents
Campaign Finance Fund
Details of regulations, rules and procedures for publicly funded campaigns in Portland
Welcome to the City's Electronic Election Archives

The City Election Division has created this Electronic Election Archives to increase access to the history of our City's democratic past.
Most of the information contained in the electronic archives exists in paper form at the City's Stanley Parr Archives and Records Center.
Use the navigation bar on the left to browse our historic records. If you are having difficulty locating information, contact the City Elections Officer.

City Elections Division


Office of the City Auditor

1221 SW 4th Avenue

Room 320

Portland, OR 97204-1987



Hours: Monday - Friday,

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
phone:  (503) 823-3546

fax: (503) 823-3530


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ORESTAR - Campaign Finance Public Search

(Oregon Secretary of State, Elections Division)

Did You Know?

Since voters approved the Commission system in 1913, there have been eight failed attempts to change the City's form of government?


1909 Nominating Petition
1909 Nominating Petition - Scanned image from a 1909 petition to nominate A.L. Barbur
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