Santa Clara County, CA November 2, 1999 Election
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Francis Albert La Poll

Candidate for
Council Member; City of Los Altos

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Incumbent. Partner, Gilfix & La Poll Assoc. (tax & elderlaw)
  • Stanford Law School: J.D. 1984; University of Virginia: B.A. Economics (magna cum laude) 1981
  • Editor-in-Chief, Stanford Journal of International Law: 1983-84
  • Mayor: 1996-97; Mayor Pro Tem: 1995-96; Councilmember: 1995-present. Homeowner since 1987.
  • Board Member, Santa Clara County Valley Transportation Authority
  • Vice Chair, YMCA of the Midpeninsula Board of Directors
  • Led effort to acquire Rosita Park & multipurpose hall, then add soccer fields/ball diamond. School-City liaison committee; Coach: Little League & AYSO
Top Priorities if Elected
  • As the only council member or candidate with children in local schools, I provide a voice for Los Altos families.
  • Preserve desirable neighborhood residential character and retain current density: Critical general plan and housing element updates are soon due.
  • Traffic safety; recreational facilities/open space; outside audits/city financial independence; city-school cooperation; underground utilities; ADA.
Key Endorsements
  • I am an independent candidate & councilmember representing all Los Altans.
  • I do not seek endorsements.
  • I do not accept PAC money.
Campaign Contact Information
Phone: 650.787.1397
Re-elect Francis La Poll to City Council
P.O. Box 3087
Los Altos, CA 94024

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