Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler holds a press conference on homelessness in Portland.

Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler holds a press conference on homelessness in Portland.

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Last week Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler gave a talk about homelessness to an early morning audience eating breakfast at the Multnomah Athletic Club. “Think Out Loud” was there to ask a few questions of the mayor and moderate a panel discussion afterward.

GUESTS:

  • Bob Day, deputy chief of the Portland Police Bureau
  • Marc Jolin, director of the Joint Office of Homeless Services
  • Andrew Mendenhall, senior medical director of substance use disorder services at Central City Concern
  • Dave Otte, partner and owner at Holst Architecture
  • Kaia Sand, executive director of Street Roots

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