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Humboldt County, CA November 7, 2006 Election
 Smart Voter Michael Louis Winkler

Candidate for
Member, City Council; City of Arcata

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Energy Research Engineer
  • Schatz Energy Research Center 1997-Present
  • B.S. Environmental Resources Engineering, HSU, Phi Beta Kappa, 2002
  • Member, City of Arcata Planning Commission, 2000-Present
  • Member, City of Arcata Energy Committee, 1998-2000
  • HSU Campus Center for Appropriate Technology (CCAT) Steering Committee, 2000-Present
  • Founder of HSU 100% Recycled Paper Program
Top Priorities if Elected
  • "Tough Love" approach for dealing with the homeless
  • Focus on local services and infrastructure
  • Smart Growth, Renewable Energy and Sustainability
Key Endorsements
  • Bob Gearheart - Emeritus Faculty, Engineering, HSU, Creator of Arcata Marsh
  • John Graves - Chair, City of Arcata Planning Commission
  • HSU "Green Wheels" Alternative Transportation Club
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Position Papers
Arcata Plaza and the Homeless
"Tough Love" approach for dealing with the homeless that combines compassion with firmness
Local Economic Development
Local economic development through promoting value-added products, environmental services, renewable energy technology and media services.
Affordable Housing
Michael Winkler's approach for promoting affordable housing in Arcata
Campaign Contact Information

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