Statements about City Government

Says "the City of Portland alone has 84 public relation representatives on payroll which cost taxpayers over $6.2 million (a year)."

Says there's $4 billion in private investment along the streetcar. 

Says "Many people I’ve talked to are angry that because of City Hall inaction we may have to spend a needless $500 million to cover and treat our pure drinking water."

Says "There are now Occupy Wall Street camps in hundreds of cities across the United States."

Says that "In 2009, I saved ratepayers around $500 million by persuading the Council to pursue a less expensive compliance mechanism if the City is required to treat Bull Run drinking water."

Says she helped lead the launch of curbside recycling.

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