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The City of Portland, Oregon

Auditor Simone Rede

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1980 Filling Vacancies Charter Amendment

The following measure appeared on the Tuesday, May 20, 1980 Primary Election Ballot.
CAPTION: Vacancies in Office Filled by Election
Amends Section 2-206 of the City Charter to provide that a vacancy or declared future vacancy in the office of Mayor, City Commissioner, or City Auditor shall be filled by a special election, or elections, in certain situations. Authorizes appointment of an interim City Auditor pending election.