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Humboldt County, CA November 7, 2006 Election
 Smart Voter Mark Wheetley

Candidate for
Member, City Council; City of Arcata

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Senior Biologist Specialist, Calif. Dept. of Fish and Game
  • Arcata City Councilmember 2005-current (special election)
  • More than 20 years working in and with state and local governments and interest groups in coastal and natural resource management
  • Intermittent: Coach for a multitude of youth soccer camps and teams over 30 years
  • Advisory board member, Redwood Regional Watershed Center (2003-current)
  • Advisory board member, Making Headway, a support organization for brain injury recovery and family support. (2006-current)
  • BS in Geography and Natural Resources Planning and Interpretation from Humboldt State University
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Form an open space regional park district to fund and support management of open space and recreational lands in Arcata's north bay area.
  • Develop a Youth Master Plan, Youth Commission to advise the City Council, and an Arcata Ambassador Program.
  • Expand partnership opportunities with Humboldt State University on a host of issues.
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Key Endorsements
  • City of Arcata employee union / Operating Engineers Local Union No. 3
  • Central Labor Council of Humboldt and Del Norte Counties
  • Humboldt County Supervisors: John Woolley, Jimmy Smith and Jill Geist,
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