Portland is the largest city in the country without a fluoridated water system portland voters rejected fluoride in a heated campaign a couple of years ago, and it's unclear when the issue could. It's been almost two weeks since portland voters overwhelmingly rejected a plan to add fluorosisilic acid to bull run tap water outspent 3 to 1 and facing fluoride lobbyists, high-paid consultants, and king-maker campaign operators, a loose-knit posse of citizen activists banded together to help clean water portland overcome 'healthy kids, healthy portland' by a staggering 21 point margin. Article in the oregonian, portland rejects flouride in the water system 760 words | 3 pages an article published in the oregonian, portland and its aversion to fluoride reflects oregon's unusual politics, presented views of portlanders who have rejected adding fluoridation chemical to the city's clean water supply1 in september 2012 portland city council approved adding fluorine to. See the oregonian article by dennis mccarthy by clicking here west linn council turnover dampens tigard's hopes for clackamas river water, mar1, 2001 tigard and lake oswego's hopes in joining the southfork water board and expanding its clackamas river water treatment plant as a long term water source may be fading.
Portland city council to resolve that portland is a safe, welcoming, inclusive city portland will train city workers on how to respond to federal immigration agents city council to declare portland a 'sanctuary city. Portland, oregon — a broad coalition of portlanders have resoundingly rejected adding fluoridation chemicals to the city's water supply by a 61% to 39% margin, portland voters agreed with the positon of most western nations that there are safer , more effective, and less intrusive ways to promote oral health than adding a chemical linked. Portland, oregon, has once again voted against adding fluoride to the city water supply — not, it seems, out of any love of cavities, but in response to a perceived threat to the city's anti-establishment culture at least that's the view of one of those handy political science professors.
Fluoride supporters, it appeared, had everything going for them five portland city commissioners had voted to add fluoride to the city water supply health advocacy groups, and many of the city's. Flouride opponents cite evidence that portland citizens actually have a lower rate of tooth decay than in flouridated cities portland has never flouridated their water. This old times article states portland's initial plan contained a proposed level of 07 ppm,, which would be on the low end of cdc recommendations again, the data made public before all of this was all over the place.
Why portland is wrong about water fluoridation late last night, portlanders rejected a plan to fluoridate their city's water supply (and the water of over a dozen other cities. Portland, ore (ap) — the mayor of portland, ore, has conceded defeat in an effort to add fluoride to the city's drinking water with more than 80 percent of the expected ballots counted late. Get the latest oregon local news, sports news & us breaking news view daily or weather updates, watch videos and photos, join the discussion in forums find more news articles and stories online. Residents of portland, oregon, voted down, yet again, an effort to add fluoride to their tap water with 80 percent of the expected ballots counted, mayor charlie hales conceded defeat, the. Earlier this week, voters in portland, oregon rejected a proposal to begin fluoridating the city's drinking water fluoride exists naturally in drinking water but usually not at the level proven to reduce the rate of tooth decay the city council had voted unanimously to begin fluoridation, but a.
Portland will stay the largest fluoride-free city in the us for now, but in this long-running fluoridation war, and the anti-fluoride side is losing, says kliff. For the fourth time since the 1950s, voters in portland, oregon, a city known for its embrace of progressive values, last week voted down a plan passed by the city commission to fluoridate its. The article by adl spokesman marvin stern which appeared in the oregonian (portland, or) and is representative of the adl response to what mr stern describes as the growing holocaust revisionist movement. On may 21, portland, oregon—the largest non-fluoridated city in the us—voted to keep fluoride out of its pristine water supply fluoridation proponents spent nearly $1 million—four times the amount raised by the anti-fluoridation campaign—to flood portland with misleading ads and editorials promoting fluoridation.
For the fourth time, portland has defeated an attempt to add fluoride to the water supply, making the city the largest in the united states that has avoided fluoridation efforts. Oregon: fluoride measure in portland is defeated voters in portland, ore, defeated a measure on tuesday to add fluoride to the water supply by a 60-to-40 percent margin may 22, 2013. Since reading the news of portland considering adding fluoride to their water, the local editorial in the other paper in town again sounded the call for that to happen in bend if you look up fluoride info from dr hardy limebeck of toronto, canada you would find a dentist, biologist, and head of. In portland, the fluoride vote will happen tuesday and the most recent polls have the anti-fluoride camp up 50 percent to 43 percent if portland voters reject fluoridated water, it will follow in.
Fluoride in low quantities is natural in most fresh water supplies, including portland's boosting the level to around 07 parts per million, though, has been found by numerous studies to help. But fluoridation has consistently met strong resistance in eugene and elsewhere in oregon — in addition to portland, voters in ashland, bend and hood river have rejected fluoridated water.
The good voters of portland, ore, have once again rejected plans to add fluoride to their water to combat tooth decay, keeping it the biggest american city without fluoridation the city voted 60. Article in the oregonian, portland rejects flouride in the water system 760 words jan 26th, 2018 3 pages portlanders were inundated with misleading information during the campaign against community water fluorination supported by local media and the oregonian. The pro-flouride people tried to pull a 'you don't care about poor black children if you don't vote yes' and the anti-flouride people spouted off any conspiracy you could possibly think of. In light of these developments, i asked the four largest general audience newspapers in portland, the oregonian, portland tribune, willamette week and portland mercury, to do the same i thought this would be newsworthy, especially considering portland's 2012-13 rip-roaring fluoridation battle that generated hundreds of articles and major tv.