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

4 Year Term.

Candidates (Vote for 3)
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Russell J. "Russ" Rice Click here for more information about this candidate 10270 votes 21.5%

  • Occupation: Retired Police Chief
  • B.A., University of Redlands
  • M.A., University of Phoenix
  • M.S., Cal Poly, Pomona
  • Board of Directors, Boys and Girls Club of Placentia-Yorba Linda
  • Board of Directors, Placentia Rotary Club
  • Board of Directors, St. Jude Memorial Foundation
  • Conservative Fiscal Policy
  • Effective Leadership
  • Community Participation
Constance "Connie" Underhill Click here for more information about this candidate 8753 votes 18.4%
  • Occupation: Associate Publisher/Councilmember
  • Former School Board Trustee
  • Former Citizen of the Year
  • PTSA Unit & Council Honorary Service Awards
  • Past PTA President: Valencia HS & Ruby/Topaz Elementary
  • BS in Sociology, University of Oregon
  • Resident since 198l
  • Restore financial stability to City
  • Complete Quiet Zone and Melrose Grade Separation
  • Support responsible development and revitalization
Scott P. Brady Click here for more information about this candidate 7060 votes 14.8%
  • Occupation: Business Owner
  • Council Member/Former Mayor
  • M.B.A. Cal State Fullerton
  • B.A. University of California, Berkeley
  • Married for 14 Year with 3 Children
  • 16 Year Resident of Placentia
  • Permanently silence the train whistles throughout the city.
  • Eliminate train traffic at major intersections by building under- and overpasses
  • Redevelop Old Town anchored by a train station, new retail & afforadable housing
Joseph V. "Joe" Aguirre Click here for more information about this candidate 6881 votes 14.4%
  • Occupation: Publicist
  • B.A. Cal State Fullerton, A.A. Fullerton College
  • Santa Fe Area Revitalization Advisory Committee
  • Placentia Veterans Advisory Committee
  • 1987 Placentia Neighborhood Watch Citizen of the Year
  • Oct. 2004 - Featured Public Relations Expert in Orange Coast Magazine
  • Placentia News-Times columnist, 2004
  • Responsible management of our city's finances must be put in place immediately. I will act to curb our huge debt and restore needed services.
  • Public safety is a priority, targeting gangs, drugs and graffiti. Silence the train whistles in a cost-effective manner.
  • A responsible and cooperative revitalization of Placentia's Old Town area, but without the use of eminent domain.
Judy A. Dickinson Click here for more information about this candidate 6341 votes 13.3%
  • Occupation: Councilmember/Businesswoman
  • Mayor 2003 - 2004
  • Placentia City Councilwoman since 2000
  • M.A. Business Administration (in progress)
  • B.A. Business Administration
  • Placentia resident for 34 years
  • Placentia business owner for 22+ years
  • Promoting responsible economic growth
  • Keeping the train whistles silent
  • Public safety
Scott W. Nelson Click here for more information about this candidate 3737 votes 7.8%
  • Occupation: Businessman
  • Planning Commissioner, Vice Chair
  • Finincial Services Broker 25 years
  • Former Retail Businessowner
  • Acitve in Youth and Sports Groups since 1988
  • Numerous Booster Club Board Director/President
  • HOA Board Member 9 years/President for 5 years
  • Immediately address budget issues
  • Immediately address 'Ontrac' and 'Quiet Zone' Issues
  • Immediately initiate an 'Open Door' policy to listen to and serve the citizens of Placentia
Ron M Moskowitz Click here for more information about this candidate 2634 votes 5.5%
  • Occupation: Information Security Officer
  • M.B.A. in Technology Management from U.O.P
  • B.A. in Philosophy from C.S.U.F.
  • A.S. in Computer Science from C.C.
  • ISO for the County of Orange Health Care Agency
  • Conservative Fiscal - Involving our community in major financial decisions
  • Resolving Ontrac - Collaborting with our resources, sister cities, County, and State
  • Safety & Education - Protecting our community and securing the future of our children
John G. Hoevers Click here for more information about this candidate 1997 votes 4.2%
  • Occupation: Manager, Business Owner
  • Small Business Owner
  • A manager with a local elevator company
  • Former Cultural Arts Commissioner
  • Strong, properly funded Police Department
  • Better redevelopement with NO eminent domain
  • Better financial management of City's budget

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Candidate Forum Placentia City Treasurer, OCTOBER 14, Backs Community Building , 6PM

City Council, OCTOBER 14, Backs Community Building, 7PM,

201 N. Bradford Ave. Placentia
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