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Metro's Harrington runs again
Metro Councilor Kathryn Harrington, who represents Hillsboro and most of Washington County, has filed for re-election.
Harringtons announcement ends months of political insider speculation that she was considering running against Washington County Chairman Andy Duyck. Other rumored candidates against Duyck include first-term state Rep. Ben Unger (D-Hillsboro), who has said he is still undecided.
Harrington was first elected to Metro District 4 in 2006 and re-elected in 2010.
Ive produced real results for District 4 in Washington County during my first two terms as Metro councilor, and Ive enjoyed the opportunity to do this work, Harrington said in her announcement. Im asking voters for the opportunity to continue the effective work Ive been doing at Metro.
This is challenging and rewarding public service, and I take very seriously the responsibility of fostering the great quality of life in our region as we grow.Add a comment