City Club of Portland May Events


Up for Debate: Multnomah County Auditor
Sentinel Hotel
May 4, 12:00 p.m.

The Multnomah County Auditor’s race is an open seat with three experienced auditors vying for the position. Join City Club to hear from the three contenders—Scott Learn, Jennifer McGuirk, and Mark Ulanowicz.

Policing Portland: A Conversation with Chief Outlaw
Sentinel Hotel
May 11, 12:00 p.m.

Mayor Wheeler has said that we have the best police chief in the country. Is he right? Join us to get to know Chief Outlaw and to hear how she plans to improve outcomes for Portlanders and police officers.

Next Century: An Evening with City Club
May 16, 5:30 p.m.

There’s nothing else like City Club! Let’s celebrate our legacy of civic impact and look ahead to what’s possible over the next century. This is our first-ever gala and we want you to be part of it! Join us for a cocktail hour, dinner, entertainment, auction, and more!

State of the State: The Conversation
Sentinel Hotel
May 18, 12:00 p.m.

Governor Kate Brown delivered her State of the State address to the Oregon Legislature in February, just as the legislative session was beginning. Now that the votes have been cast, we’ll talk with Governor Brown about the priorities she outlined earlier this year and the challenges that remain.

Federal Law in Oregon: A Conversation with U.S. Attorney Billy Williams
Sentinel Hotel
May 25, 12:00 p.m.

Join us as we welcome Billy Williams to the Friday Forum stage. He’ll talk about his priorities in Oregon and will have a conversation with Nkenge Harmon Johnson about the federal government’s approach to law enforcement and the criminal justice system.