Rachel Lyles Smith to 'hit ground running' as Oregon City mayor
Vote for Rachel Lyles Smith for mayor of Oregon City!
As our current city commissioner, Lyles Smith will hit the ground running as our new mayor. This past year, she listened and heard you. She understands the issues surrounding the recall of the former mayor, and Lyles Smith commits to working toward developing strategy to increase trust in city government and involve citizens to unite Oregon City.
Rachel Lyles Smith has proven her trustworthiness by thoroughly studying issues and projects well in advance and bridging gaps between government and citizens by seeking out the citizen's point of view on tough issues.
Her reputation of being a forward thinker and listener was developed through 20 years of professional experience in public and private sectors. Lyles Smith's deep-dive into local and regional concerns is evidenced by her contributions to metro-area committees and understanding the big-picture view to make informed decisions for the city as a whole.
Leading a city requires a unique skillset: knowledge of local government, a heart for the community, strong relationship skills, communication and negotiation abilities, friendliness, a strong desire to serve.
Rachel Lyles Smith is all these things. Vote March 9 for Rachel Lyles Smith!
Nancy Ide is an Oregon City resident.
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