This race is a literal dead heat. Wednesday, Jim Kight was up by 38 votes. Thursday morning, Marianne Vier was up by 5 votes. Thursday as of 4:15pm, Kight is up by 4 votes. The Gresham Outlook website said additional ballots from outside the county came in Thursday afternoon. This race may not be decided without a recount.
"Multnomah County Unofficial Results update #10 - Updated at 4:15 PM on 11/09/2006"
City Council, Position No. 1 CITY OF TROUTDALE
Jim Kight 2046, 49.82%
Marianne Vier 2042, 49.72%
WRITE-IN 19, .46%