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The Charter Commission is hosting Community Listening Sessions in January! 

Charter Commission Community Listening Sessions

You are invited to Part II of the Charter Commission Community Listening Sessions! The January listening sessions will be an opportunity for community members to learn more about charter review and the issues currently being researched by the Charter Commission (form of government & city council elections) and join breakout rooms to have a community discussion on options for reforming our government and elections. Community members are invited to attend either of the Community Listening Sessions. The sessions will have the same content just offered on different days to accommodate more community members. 

Tuesday, January 11th from 6-8pm  Tuesday session is FULL and registration is closed!
Saturday, January 22nd from 12-2pm — Saturday session is FULL and registration is closed!
  • Community Listening Session Agenda

CAN'T MAKE A SESSION? Don't worry!

Below is a recording from Tuesday's session and a survey with the questions asked in the breakout rooms! This survey will be available until Monday, January 24th.  Take the survey, here. 

We hosted Community Listening Sessions in November!

In November, the Charter Commission hosted part I of our Community Listening sessions where community members learned in depth about the charter review process and joined breakout rooms to have a community discussion on Portlanders’ lived experiences with City government. Missed part I? Don't worry, watch recording below, read our reports below!

  • Charter Commission Community November Community Listening Session slides 
  • Charter Commission hosted Community Listening sessions Part I report
  • Community Partner hosted Community Listening Sessions(workshops) report 


Sofía Álvarez-Castro

Engagement & Communications Coordinator