RACC's local advocacy efforts help inform budgets and policies in the City of Portland, Metro, and Clackamas, Multnomah and Washington Counties. RACC is funded by all five of these jurisdictions  and there are a variety of ways that our constituents can encourage public support for art and culture in the tri-county Portland region.

Below see a listing of current Local Issues:

4/21 Candidates Forum on the Arts – City of Portland & Multnomah County

On April 21st, RACC, BCA and CAN are hosting an arts and culture forum with candidates for Portland City Council and Multnomah County Chair and County Commissioners.
Candidates for Portland Commissioners #2 and #3...

Oregon Art Pac endorses candidates for May 20, 2014 Primary

Oregon artPAC is pleased to announce its endorsements in the May 20th 2014 Primary. This year presented an exceptionally highly qualified group of candidates running for political office, making for some...

State of the Arts is April 23

Every spring, RACC presents its annual report to Portland City Council, and discusses challenges and opportunities facing the local arts community. This year's “State of the Arts...

Staff to Contact

Mary Bauer
Communications Associate