Stay home. Save lives. Portland enters phase 1 of reopening.

Mayor Ted Wheeler and City leaders share latest citywide action on COVID-19

Press release

Blue banner that reads Mayor Ted Wheeler, City of Portland, media advisory

On Tuesday, March 24, 2020, Mayor Ted Wheeler will be joined by City bureau directors at a press conference to share what the city has done to protect public health, to protect its employees, to ensure critical services remain online, and to respond to citywide emergencies.

Media is encouraged to attend.

  • A multbox will be provided for news media to access to sound. All equipment plugged in at the scene may be wiped down by staff as needed for safety. 
  • Please pay attention to posted signs with regard to restricted areas, and directions from staff. 
  • Speakers will be separated by 6 ft.

Please facilitate pooling resources if possible.

  • When: Tuesday, March 24th, 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Where: Fire Station One, 55 SW Ash St. Portland, OR 97204