Gresham Mayor Shane Bemis wants Gov. John Kitzhaber to appoint a task force to study changes to a property tax system that has handicapped cities’ ability to provide services to their citizens.
Here is the letter sent by Portland area mayors to Gov. Kitzhaber requesting the formation of a task force. Letter to Governor Kitzhaber
Mayor Bemis State of the City – Gresham focused, in part, on revenue structure and the value of public services.