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Posted on: November 8, 2021

Official Election Results for November 2, 2021 Election

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Official election results for the November 2, 2021 election are now available:

View official election results. 

View official referendum question results. 

Cast Vote Records

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City Clerk
Posted on: November 3, 2021

Unofficial Election Results for November 2, 2021

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Unofficial results for the November 2, 2021 election are now available. 

View unofficial municipal election results.

View ranked choice voting runoff results for At-Large Council race. (This race resulted in a tie. For info on how a winner will be ...

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City Clerk
Posted on: October 29, 2021

Election Day Information for November 2, 2021

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Election Day Information 

Tuesday, November 2, 2021 is Election Day. The City’s 11 polling locations will open at 7:00 AM and close at 8:00 PM. Voters are encouraged to wear a mask or face covering when voting. 

Based on your residency, yo...

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City Clerk
Posted on: October 28, 2021

Voting Information for November 2, 2021 Election

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The City Clerk is reminding residents that in-person early absentee voting will end on October 28, 2021. The Clerk's Office will remain open until 7:00 PM on the 28th. To in-person absentee vote or request your absentee ballot, visit the Clifford Richards...

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City Clerk
Posted on: October 28, 2021

City Updates Public Regarding School Board At-Large Race

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The City of Portland is aware of some recent questions circulating about the continued candidacy of Sarah Thompson for the At-Large School Board seat. Although Ms. Thompson has indicated in recent news stories that she has withdrawn from the race, the Cit...

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City News
Posted on: August 2, 2021

Deadline Extended - City Seeks Applicants for Vacancies on Several Boards & Committees

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The City Clerk is seeking applications for several vacancies on various boards and committees. The vacancies are listed below. Additional information is available on the Boards & Committees vacancies page or by calling 207-874-8677.&...

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City Clerk
Posted on: July 19, 2021

Nomination Papers Available for November 2021 Election

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The City Clerk’s Office is reminding Portland residents that nomination papers are available for several seats that are open for the November 2, 2021 Election. The deadline to return is no sooner than August 9, 2021 at 9:00 PM and no later than August 23,...

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City Clerk
Posted on: June 4, 2021

Voting Information for June 8 Municipal Election

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Tuesday, June 8, 2021 is Election Day for the Special Municipal Election for the Charter Commissioners and School Budget Referendum. The City’s 11 polling locations will open at 7:00 AM and close at 8:00 PM. Polling locations will look the same as they di...

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City Clerk
Posted on: April 28, 2021

Absentee Voting Now Underway for June 8 Special Municipal Election

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Absentee voting is now underway for the June 8 Special Election. You can request your absentee ballot or visit Merrill Auditorium for early in-person absentee voting. The last day to request an absentee ballot is Friday, June 4, 2021. Ballots must be retu...

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City Clerk
Posted on: February 24, 2021

City Seeks Applicants for Vacancies on Several Boards & Committees

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The City Clerk is seeking applications for several vacancies on various boards and committees. The vacant positions are described below. Additional information is available on the City’s website or by calling 207-874-8677. Deadline for submissio...

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City Clerk
Posted on: January 28, 2021

Nomination Papers for Charter Commissioners Available February 1

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The City Clerk’s Office is alerting Portland residents that nomination papers will be available for the Charter Commissioner seats on February 1, 2021. The deadline to turn in the nomination papers is March 29, 2021.

The following seats are available: &...

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City Clerk
Posted on: March 5, 2020

City Clerk Releases Official Results from March 3 Election

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The City Clerk has posted the official results from the March 3 Presidential Primary, Special State and Municipal Referendum Election. 

View the Presidential Primary results here.View the Referendum results here.  

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City Clerk
Posted on: May 21, 2021

City Updates COVID Safety Requirements for Visiting City Hall & City Buildings

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Following announcements last week by federal and state officials, the City of Portland has updated its COVID safety requirements for employees and the public who visit City buildings. Effective Monday, May 24, the City will no longer require temperatures ...

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City News
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Official Elections Results for the June 8, 2021 Special Municipal Election

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The official election results for the June 8, 2021 Special Municipal Election are now available. 

Charter Commissioners

School Budget Referendum

The winners of the four At-Large Charter Commission seats following the ranked choice runoff are:

  • Marphee...
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City News
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Unofficial Elections Results for the June 8, 2021 Special Municipal Election

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The unofficial election results for the June 8, 2021 Special Municipal Election are now available. 

Charter Commissioners Election Results

School Budget Referendum Results

The winners of the four At-Large Charter Commission seats following the ranke...

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Election News
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Official Elections Results for the June 8, 2021 Special Municipal Election

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The official election results for the June 8, 2021 Special Municipal Election are now available. 

Charter Commissioners

School Budget Referendum

The winners of the four At-Large Charter Commission seats following the ranked choice runoff are:

  • Marphee...
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Election News
Posted on: July 19, 2021

Nomination Papers Available for November 2021 Election

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The City Clerk’s Office is reminding Portland residents that nomination papers are available for several seats that are open for the November 2, 2021 Election. The deadline to return is no sooner than August 9, 2021 at 9:00 PM and no later than August 23,...

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City News
Posted on: July 29, 2021

Various City Boards & Commissions to Hold Emergency Meetings Tomorrow

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Various City of Portland boards and commissions will hold emergency meetings tomorrow to discuss adopting remote participation policies. 

These meetings include:

  • Fish Pier, Friday, July 30 at 9:00 AM
  • Portland Development Corporation, Friday, July 30...
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City News
Posted on: September 14, 2021

Portland City Clerk Named Clerk of the Year

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The Maine Town and City Clerk’s Association (MTCCA) today announced that Portland City Clerk Katherine Jones received the Clerk of the Year Award. Each year, the award recognizes the professional service and dedication by a municipal clerk to hi...

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City News
Posted on: September 30, 2021

Absentee Voting Information for November 2 Election

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In-person absentee voting will begin on Monday, October 4, 2021 in Room 24 of City Hall. The public must enter City Hall on Myrtle Street, and masks are required. Regular hours are 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday. The external ballot drop box wi...

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City News
Posted on: November 4, 2021

City Determines Winner of At-Large Council Race in Public by Lot

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Today the Portland City Clerk determined the winner of the At-Large Council race in public by lot after the ranked-choice instant runoff resulted in a numeric tie between candidates Brandon Mazer and Roberto Rodriguez. City Clerk Katherine Jones and Elect...

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City News
Posted on: November 10, 2021

Following Recount, Rodriguez Declared At-Large City Council Winner

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Following a recount that began on November 9th at Ocean Gateway, Roberto Rodriguez has been declared the winner of the At-Large City Council race. The declaration of the final result came after both candidates and their teams completed the manual recount ...

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