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Orange County, CA November 2, 2004 Election
Member, City Council; City of Laguna Woods Voter Information

4 Year Term.

Candidates (Vote for 3)
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Brenda B. (Boynton) Ross Click here for more information about this candidate 6551 votes 23.0%

  • Occupation: Incumbent
  • B.S.; M.Ed.; Ed.D. Boston University
  • Commissioner CA Commission on Aging - Member Executive Board
  • Orange County Elder Abuse Committee - Member Education Cmte.
  • Orange County Senior Citizens Advisory Council - Current member & Past Chair
  • League of California Cities - Ethics Cmte. and Community Policy Cmte.
  • National League of California Cities - Community Policy Cmte.
  • I believe in prudent budgets, visionary ideas based upon reliable and dilignet research.
  • I support Transportation Programs which guarantee residents ability to remain independent.
  • Cities must develop programs that allow Seniors to contribute their skills to the community so that they can age with dignity.
Robert "Bob" Bouer Click here for more information about this candidate 6039 votes 21.2%
  • Occupation: Incumbent
  • Medical Doctor
  • University Assistant Professor, Emeritus
  • JD (Attorney) Loyola University, 1980
  • MD, University of Illinois, 1948
  • Commissioner Orange County Local Agency Formation Commission
  • Trustee, Orange County Vector Control District
  • Work with council and city staff to maintain an effective, responsible, forward thinking council.
  • I want to improve the mobility and access of our citizens, reduce traffic, if possible, and support social services and public safety.
Milton W. Robbins Click here for more information about this candidate 5229 votes 18.3%
  • Occupation: Retired CPA
  • Member City of Laguna Woods Planning Committee
  • Immediate Past President Golden Rain Foundation
  • B.S, Economics, Wharton School of Finance, Univ. of Pennsylvania
  • Former Treasurer, Third Laguna Hills Mutual
  • 15 years as Chair of Metuchen N.J. Rent Stabilization Board
  • Former Member, State Tax Cmte. New Jersey State Society of C.P.A.s, 5 years
  • Seek grants that provide assistance in reducing the cost of electricity so that residents can maintain their quality of life
  • Provide safe access to all areas of the City via golf carts
  • Actively support legislation that ensures a stable revenue flow to our City so that the City can continue to meet the needs of its residents
Elizabeth "Bea" McArthur Click here for more information about this candidate 4537 votes 15.9%
  • Occupation: Retired Arts Administrator
  • BA Vassar College
  • MS Omaha U (now UNO)
  • President Laguna Woods Housing Board
  • Commissioner-City of Dana Point
  • Laguna Museum Docent
  • Administrator- Decorative Arts Center
  • Be responsible to the electorate
  • Plan beneficial programs consistent with budget
  • Be informed on state legislation which may effect city/electorate
Denise D. "Denny" (Dowd) Welch Click here for more information about this candidate 3846 votes 13.5%
  • Occupation: Retired Business Owner
  • I was born in Pasadena, California in 1942. I graduated from Roosevelt University with a B.S. Degree in Public Administration and Computer Science
  • Prior to my move to Leisure World, I owned a computer business in Chicago where I evaluated, designed, and implemented new computer solutions for clie
  • BS Degrees in Public Administration & Computer Science, Roosevelt University
  • I believe in safe golf cart access to all Laguna Woods businesses.
  • I would like to have more joint meetings with Leisure World Boards and PCM and the City.
  • I would like to have the City and Leisure World share resources.
Gerald Wass 2300 votes 8.1%
  • Occupation: Director, Maintenance/Operations

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