- Former member of the Board of Pgh Public Schools for four years, until late 2007.
- Candidate for Pgh City Council in the 2007 D primary and won.
- Sworn into City Council on January 7, 2008.
- Ran against Leonard Bodack for the seat on Pittsburgh's City Council
- Chair of the Urban Recreation committee on city council
- Dowd-plank-patronage from a blog transcript in May 2008
- Dowd-plank-wakeup from March 2009
- Campaign_finance-plank-Dowd from March 2009
- To comments from others about Patrick Dowd. Plus, you can insert new comments that target Patrick Dowd as well.
- To comments and remarks authored by Patrick Dowd.
- To issue statements, platform planks and direct quotes from Patrick Dowd, often harvested from Patrick Dowd site(s).
- To other Fix PA pages that link to this Patrick Dowd page.
- Campaign kick off for Mayor, Feb 2009:
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- Paid advertisement that ran on May 6, 2009:
Patrick Dowd makes a point about the price of garbage cans in neighborhoods.
- http://www.post-gazette.com/pg/08143/883950-53.stm from May 2008 in the P-G