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The City of Portland, Oregon

Office for Community Technology

Broadband & Communications Policy, Cable Regulation & Consumer Protection and Utility Franchises, Licenses & Wireless

Phone: 503-823-5385

1120 SW 5th Ave, Suite 405, Portland, OR 97204

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In Memory - Jennifer C. Li 1976-2022


Jennifer Li, the Program Manager of the OCT Franchise and Utility Program, passed away on February 20th after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Jennifer was a thoughtful and inclusive team leader, who was deeply respected and admired by her colleagues within the City and across the Country. She will be missed by many.

OCT held a Celebration of Life for Jennifer on March 15th, 2022 in the Portland Building. Jennifer's husband and parents attended, and many colleagues  and friends attended in person and online.  

Jennifer Li Day Proclamation

On March 9th Mayor Wheeler read a Proclamation declaring March 15, 2022 to be Jennifer C. Li Day in the City of Portland (.pdf of Proclamation)

Video of Mayor Wheeler's Proclamation

On March 9, 2022 Mayor Ted Wheeler and City Council proclaimed March 15, 2022 as Jennifer C.Li Day in the City of Portland. Watch on the City's YouTube channel.

Donations in Jennifer's Memory

Please consider a donation to either the Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance or the Oregon Humane Society.

Jennifer C. Li Obituary

A link to Jennifer's obituary in the Oregonian. A private family memorial was held on March 5th.