Portland Mayoral Candidates Speak Out on Hot Parenting Issues

Heads up, PDXers: Next month brings the first stage in the contest to become the next mayor of Oregon’s largest city: By May 17, prepare to vote in the (nonpartisan) primary to winnow down the field.

PDX Parent Editor Julia Silverman grilled the top candidates on a few issues that are of particular importance to local families. We’re talking family leave, child care costs and school size – things that impact your lives every day. You can find a handy breakdown summarizing their answers in the May issue of PDX Parent.

Looking for more? Find Ted Wheeler’s full responses here, and Jules Kopel Bailey’s full responses here

Ali Wilkinson
Follow me

Ali Wilkinson

Online Editor at PDX Parent
Ali Wilkinson is the Online Editor for PDX Parent, and is one of the founders of PDX Kids Calendar. She loves exploring Portland with her three small children, especially when the explorations lead outdoors, to music or to ice cream. You can read more from Ali at www.runknitlove.com.
Ali Wilkinson
Follow me

Latest posts by Ali Wilkinson (see all)