The Mayor is the presiding officer and member of the Council with all the powers and duties of that office, including the right and duty to vote on questions before the Council. The Mayor also advises the Council and makes recommendations concerning the legislative and policy-making affairs of the City.The Mayor is elected every two years. Vote for one candidate.
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Why are you running for Mayor of Portage? What strengths or talents especially qualify you for that office?
What are the most significant challenges facing Portage in providing services to its citizens? How do you propose to address them?
What would be your top priority toward balancing economic growth with the needs of the community in Portage?
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