Stay Connected For the Love of Portland. Former schoolboard chair Kate Snyder is running to serve as mayor of Portland, Maine. Portland is many things to many people. The best restaurant city! The best place to live! And so much more. We are moving rapidly between what was, what is, and what will be. As …

23 Messages

  Kate Snyder · [email protected]
November 21, 2019 at 8:59 PM

Keeping Up with What's Next

Keeping Up with What's Next I’ve been busy meeting with City Councilors, the City Manager, and City staff to begin the process of a smooth transition. Dear John, I can hardly believe that it's been over two weeks since Election Day. I know many of you have gro…
  Kate Snyder · [email protected]
November 6, 2019 at 11:14 PM

Thank you!!

Thank you!! Today Portland knows that we can run — and win — with a message of collaboration and inclusivity. Dear John, The results are in: I have the honor of serving as Portland's next mayor. Thank you for everything you have done for this c…
  Kate Snyder · [email protected]
November 4, 2019 at 5:20 PM

GOTV!! (Then Celebrate)

GOTV!! (Then Celebrate) Join us tomorrow at Salvage BBQ Dear John, This past weekend, we had over 45 volunteers hit the Portland streets to talk with voters. Here’s a photo from yesterday — as you can see, it was an energized group!   Thank y…
  Kate Snyder · [email protected]
November 3, 2019 at 1:41 PM

2 Days! More to Share

2 Days! More to Share Can you send this to your friends? Dear John, Just two days to go! We are so close! I've gotten great feedback from supporters who have forwarded emails to their friends, or shared their reason for voting on social media.…
  Team Kate · [email protected]
October 31, 2019 at 6:50 PM

All Hands On Deck!

All Hands On Deck! We need volunteers this weekend. Dear John, This is the last and most important weekend of the campaign! We are so thankful to everyone who has dedicated their time to getting out the vote. We need as many people as possible …
  Kate Snyder · [email protected]
October 29, 2019 at 8:42 PM

Kate Snyder for Mayor: All You Need to Know

Kate Snyder for Mayor: All You Need to Know Can you forward this to your friends? Dear John, If you’re receiving this email it’s likely you already know, and support my campaign. The intent of this email is to provide something you can forward …
  Kate Snyder · [email protected]
October 25, 2019 at 4:44 PM

Four Big Endorsements and a Spooky Sign Request

Four Big Endorsements and a Spooky Sign Request Do you have Halloween-appropriate Kate for Mayor photos? Dear John, This has been a huge week! I'm proud to announce four new endorsements, from all over the community. Keep up with the endorsemen…
  Kate Snyder · [email protected]
October 23, 2019 at 5:29 PM

New Poll: Change is Coming!

New Poll: Change is Coming! My campaign was within the margin of error from both of our competitors. Dear John, A poll conducted several weeks ago (October 4-6th) was released this week. It shows that Portland’s mayor race is a virtual dead-hea…
  Kate Snyder · [email protected]
October 21, 2019 at 9:14 PM

Winning with a Community Campaign

Winning with a Community Campaign My endorsements and support come from people who live in all neighborhoods and who represent all walks of life Dear John, Tomorrow is our last campaign finance deadline before the election. It's our opportunity…
  Kate Snyder · [email protected]
October 17, 2019 at 2:06 PM

Press Herald Endorses My Campaign

Press Herald Endorses My Campaign My campaign secured a big endorsement! "Snyder understands the job and has the skills to do it. Portland voters should elect her on Nov. 5." Dear John, I'm thrilled to share news that the…
  Team Kate · [email protected]
October 16, 2019 at 8:07 PM

Time for Door-knocking? (or Phone-calling..)

Time for Door-knocking? (or Phone-calling..) Can you lend an hour, two, or three to help us get in touch with voters? Dear John, The Kate for Mayor campaign momentum is growing every day, and it’s less than three weeks until Election Day on Nov…
  Kate Snyder · [email protected]
October 11, 2019 at 1:01 PM

Momentum and Motorcycle Sidecars

Momentum and Motorcycle Sidecars Our hard work is paying off. Dear John, I announced my candidacy for mayor on March 26th. Since then, we have been working hard to gain name recognition, build a campaign, fundraise, knock on doors, go to house …
  Kate Snyder · [email protected]
October 9, 2019 at 3:13 PM

Service Over Ambition

Service Over Ambition The Press Herald just published a profile on my candidacy. Dear John, With the election less than one month away, every moment is feeling busy for me. I'm encouraged by the response I'm getting at doors, and I would apprec…
  Kate Snyder · [email protected]
September 25, 2019 at 4:56 PM

Your Choice

Your Choice Portland is changing, far faster than many would like. Dear John, Our city is at a crossroads. Portland is changing, far faster than many would like. Will our city be recognizable in five years? Can I afford to live here next year? …
  Kate Snyder · [email protected]
September 19, 2019 at 8:20 PM

Parking in Portland

Parking in Portland Join us tomorrow to talk transportation. Dear John, Tomorrow my campaign will take part in an annual national event called PARK(ing) Day. In cities all over the country, metered parking spots get turned into a mini park for …
  Kate Snyder · [email protected]
September 17, 2019 at 3:14 PM

What A Community Campaign Looks Like

What A Community Campaign Looks Like This campaign is squarely focused on the community. Dear John, Last week, we received messages from so many of you concerned about a phone call you received. It's what's called a "push poll"; it asks for a v…
  Kate Snyder · [email protected]
September 15, 2019 at 9:47 PM

See My Big Announcement Today

See My Big Announcement Today This is not a stepping stone for me. It's my home. Dear John, This morning, on the field where my kids grew up playing Little League and surrounded by more than 50 supporters, I was proud to receive the endorsement…
  Kate Snyder · [email protected]
September 12, 2019 at 5:58 PM

Let’s Do This Differently

Let’s Do This Differently I am running because I believe our city needs a steady hand and a truly fresh perspective. Dear John, Earlier this week, the Press Herald reported that one of the candidates for mayor was endorsed by several City Counc…
  Kate Snyder · [email protected]
September 9, 2019 at 6:59 PM

Get Involved: Volunteer Opportunities

Get Involved: Volunteer Opportunities Will you recruit a few of your friends to join you by forwarding this email? Dear John, We had a great day of canvassing yesterday in District 2. Next time, I'd love to see you there! Can you sign up for a…
  Kate Snyder · [email protected]
September 5, 2019 at 5:14 PM

Check Out Our New Website + Share, Share, Share!

Check Out Our New Website + Share, Share, Share! You are going to be more effective than any campaign ad.   Dear John, Campaign season is officially in high gear! I'd like to take a moment to say thank you for your support. Portland is ready fo…
  Kate Snyder · [email protected]
August 27, 2019 at 1:44 PM

The Busiest Time of Year

The Busiest Time of Year I want families to move to and stay in Portland because of our great school system. Dear John, It's back to school time. I remember how busy this time of year was when my kids were at home. As a parent, former member of…
  Kate Snyder · [email protected]
August 15, 2019 at 3:29 PM

Budgets: the Art of Desire and Capacity

Budgets: the Art of Desire and Capacity Public service is not always celebration and ribbon cutting. Dear John, Skill and experience in negotiation and compromise is one of the assets I'll bring to Portland City Hall as mayor. I learned a lot a…
  Team Kate · [email protected]
August 11, 2019 at 9:44 PM

Sign up to get a sign!

Sign up to get a sign! Up our visibility Dear John, The busiest time of campaign season is almost upon us. This means more door-to-door conversations, increased fundraising, ads, and... signs!  Your public support for Kate is a positive signal…