OregonLive Article about Jody’s Challenge to Amanda Fritz

Stahancyk said she is considering a run against Fritz – and not Commissioner Steve Novick, also up for re-election next year – after becoming frustrated that she had to wait some six weeks to speak with Fritz about a neighborhood issue.

Jody Stahancyk ‘seriously thinking’ about challenging Amanda Fritz

Stahancyk has the Rolodex and reputation that could make her the rare formidable challenger in Portland politics. No City Council incumbent has lost a re-election bid since 1992. Fritz defeated a strong challenger, then-state Rep. Mary Nolan, in the November 2012 runoff.