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Alameda County, CA November 7, 2006 Election
Member, City Council; City of Alameda Voter Information

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Results as of Dec 4 5:41pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (52/52)
(92 Total Write-In Votes 0.2%)
Candidates (Vote for 2)
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Lena Tam Click here for more information about this candidate 11,287 votes 28.9%

  • Occupation: Alameda Healthcare District Board President
  • Alameda Health Care District Board Member (2002-present)
  • Alameda County Planning Commissioner (2000-2005)
  • City of Alameda League of Women Voters President (1998-2000)
  • 2005 Woman of the Year, 16th Assembly District
  • U.C. Berkeley, Bachelor of Science, Civil/Environmental Engineering
  • University of San Francisco, Master of Public Administration
  • Affordability of Living in Alameda -- Plan housing, transportation and amenities to ensure safe neighborhoods
  • Traffic -- Encourage the use of public transit, bike paths, and shopping "on the Island," in order to reduce vehicle trips off the Island
  • Accessible Government -- Promote civic decision-making and encourage open public discourse
Frank Matarrese Click here for more information about this candidate 9,546 votes 24.4%
  • Occupation: City Council Member
  • Planning Board - City of Alameda
  • Economic Development Commission - City of Alameda
  • Alameda County Transportation Authority - Citizen's Advisory Board
  • BA Biological Sciences, University of California, Berkeley Class of 1977
  • Clean and safe neighborhoods
  • Transportation
  • Thriving businesses in Alameda
Pat Bail 6,130 votes 15.7%
  • Occupation: Community Volunteer Businesswoman
Eugenie P. Thomson 5,486 votes 14.0%
  • Occupation: Civil, Traffic Engineer
Ashley O. "Ash" Jones 4,678 votes 12.0%
  • Occupation: Retired Teacher, Coach
Michael K. "Mike" Rich Click here for more information about this candidate 1,864 votes 4.8%
  • Occupation: Regional Government Manager
  • Cal State East Bay Graduate
  • Personnel Director, Bay Area Air Quality Management District
  • 20 years experience in local and regional government
  • Member of Alameda Civil Service Board
  • Bringing people together around creative ideas to improve our quality of life.
  • Fostering environmental awareness, with specific ideas to mitigate traffic and improve air quality.
  • Ensuring that all Alamedans get maximum return for their tax dollars, with excellent City services across the board.

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