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The City of Portland, Oregon

Auditor Mary Hull Caballero

Promoting open and accountable government

Previous Elections Results

This site contains complete vote counts for all City elections since 1905. This includes elections for City officials, City Council referred measures, and measures appearing on the ballot as a result of citizen initiative and referendum petitions. 
This information is organized by time period - simply click on the time period you are interested in and drill down to a particular year and election.
If you are unable to find specific information, contact the City Elections Officer.

2000 to Present

Complete vote count for city candidates and measures 2000 to Present

Past Votes on Form of Government

Since voters approved the current Commission Form of Government in 1913, the question of the City's form of government has come to the voters eight additional times.

Past Recall Efforts

Since 1914, there have been 4 unsucessful and 2 successful efforts to recall elected officials on the City ballot

Number of Candidates on the Ballot (1936 - Present)

The record for the number of candidates competing for one City Council Position was 19 for the Special Election for Commissioner No. 4 in 1984.