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Riverside County, CA November 5, 2002 Election
Council Member; City of Banning; 4 Year Term Voter Information

4 Year Term.

Results as of November 20 4:47pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (13/13)
(17 Writein Votes 0.15%)
Candidates (Vote for 2)
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Sue Palmer 3,257 votes 27.68%

  • Occupation: Executive Director
Arthur L. "Art" Welch 3,094 votes 26.30%
  • Occupation: Retired Business Executive
  • B.S. Business/Marketing, SEMO University
  • Board of Directors, Sun Lakes Country Club
  • 36 years, Merck & Co., Inc.
  • Friend of Education, Anaheim School District
  • Master Award, Merck & Co., Inc. 1987-1992
  • Business plan to further develop infrastructure of city
  • Implementation of long-range plans
  • Create opportunities for increasing retail/light industry by being more business friendly
Deborah L "Debbie" (Weir) Franklin 1,880 votes 15.98%
  • Occupation: Retired Insurance Supervisor
  • BA degree sociology, Sr Claim Law Associate
  • Community Action Commission Vice Chair, Planning and Finance Chair
  • Neighborhood Housing Services Board member
  • Banning Youth Center Board Chair, Mentor Coordinator, volunteer
  • Carol's Kitchen volunteer
  • First Missionary Baptist Church Sunday School and Children's Church Teacher
  • Representation of residents in the northeast part of town
  • Balance in programs throughout the city
  • Balance in economic development and maintaining rural flavor of city
Jan Wages 1,569 votes 13.34%
  • Occupation: Appointed Incumbent
  • Administrative Analyst - City of San Bernardino
  • Master of Public Administration - CSUSB
  • Bachelor of Arts - Business Admin/Finance
  • Community Redevelopment Agency Chair
  • San Gorgonio Memorial Hosp. Found. Pres 6 yrs
  • Member Soroptimist International - Banning
  • Advocating for immediate implementation of non-potable water plan for irrigation.
  • Assess current levels of activities for local youth, and evaluate need to expand programs.
  • Reevaluate level of police staffing - assess need for additional officers.
Adolfo Mediano, Jr. 1,406 votes 11.95%
  • Occupation: Appointed Incumbent
Anthony J. Weatherbee 560 votes 4.76%
  • Occupation: College Student/ex G.T.E Employee
  • AS in Telecommunications
  • Life Boy Scout (Just below Eagel Boy Scout)
  • Boy Scout Buckskin leader ship award
  • Boy Scout Round Table leader
  • Junior Assistant Scout Master
  • Goals AS in Office Adminastration/Computter SC.
  • Better Police dept/ Better Animal Control
  • Com. Store/bowling alley/skating rink/ Industrial Jobs
  • More funds for the City/ Free Pell Grants to rebuild our dying parks

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