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Mayor Charlie Hales

City of Portland Mayor Charlie Hales

Phone: 503-823-4120

1221 SW 4th Avenue, Room 340, Portland, OR 97204

Mayor Welcomes Microsoft to Downtown

Microsoft openingTHURSDAY, JUNE 20, 2013 – Mayor Charlie Hales was on hand to welcome the new 3,200-square-foot Microsoft store, which opened at 300 S.W. Yamhill St., at Pioneer Place in downtown Portland.

Microsoft capped the morning by giving out $1.25 million in software grants to Impact Northwest, Central City Concern and the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry.

The first 200 customers in line also netted tickets to the Microsoft-sponsored Weezer concert Friday evening at Pioneer Courthouse Square and passes for a meet-and-greet with the band.

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Dancing at Microsoft opening

 

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