Santa Clara County, CA November 2, 1999 Election
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Jim Burch

Candidate for
Council Member; City of Palo Alto; Unexpired Short Term

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: VP & Management Supervisor, BBDO Advertising (1951-1974)
  • Co-founder, Urban Coalition, San Francisco.
  • Full-time volunteer, Beyond War Foundation, Foundation for Global Community (1974-present); Member, Board of Trustees
  • President, San Alma Homeowners Assn.
  • Producer of documentary television films for PBS stations
  • Resident 23 years. Married, two children, three grandchildren in Palo Alto schools
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Reduce alienation, restore a strong sense of community.
  • Protect our neighborhoods from overdevelopment and traffic.
  • Promote need to find sustainable regional solutions to "local" problems.
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Key Endorsements
  • former mayor Jean McCown, Debbie Mytels, Pria Graves
  • Allan and Marilyn Brown, Carolyn Tucher, Mary Davey
  • Bill Busse, Phyllis and John Kidd, Walt and Kay Hays
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Campaign Contact Information
Website: http://www.jimburch.org
E-mail: jb@jimburch.org
Phone: 650-858-2348
177 Hemlock Court
Palo Alto, CA 94306

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