Portland Mayoral Candidates Forum

Winterbrook co-sponsored (with Oregon APA and ASLA Oregon) and organized the only Portland Mayoral Candidates Forum focusing exclusively on planning and design issues.  The forum was held at the Aladdin Theatre on March 14, 2012 and moderated by Professor Sy Adler at Portland State University.

The candidates forum brought together approximately 130 architects, landscape architects, private and public sector planners, land use lawyers, PSU architecture and planning students, neighborhood activists and media representatives to listen to Charlie Hales, Eileen Brady and Jefferson Smith present their views on the mayor’s role in helping to shape the future of planning and design in Portland, the Metropolitan Region and Oregon.