I have spent my career building safe, livable, and equitable communities, with practical solutions that serve residents now and into the future.
With your support, we can harness our visionary, innovative spirit and remove barriers to growing jobs and businesses, invest in transit and transportation solutions to keep our region moving, and protect our quality of life.
“Lynn has a comprehensive understanding of the needs in our region around transportation, housing, economic development, and protection for our open spaces and natural environment. She's especially dedicated to our underserved, economically disadvantaged communities and communities of color.”
“The Portland region has always excelled at preparing for a better future. With Lynn as Metro President, we can imagine a place that is building a community for people of all ages and abilities.”
“Lynn understands the complicated mix of benefits and consequences of urban and transportation development, and has always been on the leading edge in creating workable solutions. I know we can expect her to look at the choices we face with intelligence and compassion. ”
“Lynn understands small business and will work to provide the infrastructure to support our economy. She recognizes that our transportation system thrives when everyone has real choices, whether they ride a bike, take a bus, or drive. ”
“The Portland economy is thriving, but not for everyone. We need to make sure that our investments in transportation, housing, and open spaces open up opportunity for every neighborhood in the region, and strengthen our existing communities and small businesses.”
“We need Lynn's experience and leadership at Metro!”
“Lynn intuitively understands the long term outcomes we can achieve from the decisions we make today. She has always maintained a focus on making the connection between how we use our land and transportation resources and improving the quality of life for everyone in the region. She recognizes the need to consider environmental, economic, and equity issues in our collective endeavors. ”
“Lynn was a change agent in Clackamas County- for transportation, efficient government, and livability. Now Metro needs Lynn's leadership!”