News Flash

City News

Posted on: August 11, 2020

Council Seeks Applicants for Racial Equity Steering Committee

COUNCIL NEWS

The Portland City Council established a Racial Equity Steering Committee as part of a resolution that it passed at its July 13, 2020 Council meeting. The Committee will be tasked with developing recommendations to the City Council regarding the ways in which city government should address and respond to institutional racism and structural inequities.

Any members of the public who wish to be considered to serve on this steering committee should send a cover letter and resume to the Mayor’s Office no later than 12:00 PM on Monday, August 31, 2020. Cover letters and resumes can be emailed to Deivy Periana at deivyp@www.shijiazhuangn.tw or mailed to Mayor’s Office, Attn: Racial Equity Steering Committee, Room 208, 389 Congress Street, Portland, Maine, 04101. 

Mayor Snyder intends to announce the members of the Racial Equity Steering Committee at the Council’s September 9 meeting. 

Information on how to join the meetings via Zoom is included in the agendas. Agendas for all meetings can be found in the City’s Agenda Portal

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in City News

Friday news round up twitter

City News Round Up for Friday, September 25

Posted on: September 25, 2020
Friday news round up twitter

City News Round Up for Friday, September 18

Posted on: September 18, 2020
Friday news round up twitter

City News Round Up for Friday, September 11

Posted on: September 11, 2020
911 Memorial 1

City to Host 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

Posted on: September 8, 2020
Friday news round up twitter

City News Round Up for Friday, September 4

Posted on: September 4, 2020
portland news

Portland Farmer's Outdoor Market

Posted on: June 17, 2020
portland news

City Hosts Blood Drive on June 30

Posted on: June 9, 2020
portland news

2019 Maine Hire-A-Vet Campaign

Posted on: February 21, 2020
vote

Absentee Voting Begins in Portland

Posted on: February 6, 2020
Volunteers Needed Picture

Portland Neighborhood Volunteers Needed

Posted on: January 15, 2020
portland news

44th Annual Great American Smokeout

Posted on: November 19, 2019
tree delivery

Tree to arrive in Monument Square

Posted on: November 19, 2019
traffic alert

Washington Avenue New Signal Equipment

Posted on: November 15, 2019
car snow

Winter Storm Reminders

Posted on: November 15, 2019
National Drug Take Back Day

National Drug Take Back Day

Posted on: October 24, 2019
NEWS ALERT

Portland Names New Police Chief

Posted on: July 25, 2019