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Portland Mayor to Outline Education, Economic Goals in First 'State of the City' Address
01/28/2013   Reported By: Tom Porter

It's an historic night for Maine's biggest city:  Portland's first popularly-elected Mayor in nearly 90 years, Michael Brennan, is shortly due to deliver the first State of the City address. The speech is expected to include a summary of the first year of his term and his vision for the city's future. Brennan won election in 2011 in a race that included 15 candidates. Previously, the mayoral post rotated among City Council members.  As part of our new series - in which we talk with mayors around the state about what's going on in their communities - Maine Things Considered host Tom Porter spoke with Mayor Brennan earlier today.  He asked the mayor how he would characterize his first year in office.

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Portland Mayor to Outline Education, Economic Goal
Originally Aired: 1/28/2013 5:30 PM
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Portland Mayor Michael Brennan speaks with Maine Things Considered host Tom Porter.  Brennan will give his State of the City address tonight during the City Council's regular meeting, which gets underway at 6 p.m.

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