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Stanislaus County, CA November 2, 1999 Election
Director; Oakdale Irrigation District; Division 4

Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Henry Burtschi 157 votes 51%

  • Occupation: Retired Business Owner: Trucking/Hay Sales; Cattle Rancher
  • 49-year resident of O.I.D., District 4
  • Small business owner for 45 years in the Oakdale-Riverbank area
  • Cattleman & Landowner (irrigated pasture)
  • Financial and management experience
  • Education: High School, Business College (in Switzerland)
  • O.I.D. Director - 1995 to present
  • Streamline operations and provide timely water deliveries at the lowest possible cost.
  • Allocate available monies to cost-effective water-saving projects.
  • Protect and synchronize OID's operation with other Federal and State agency regulations.
Joe S Mendonsa 150 votes 49%
  • Occupation: Retired O.I.D. Field Superintendent
  • Born & raised in Stanislaus County with a strong agricultural background.
  • Worked at O.I.D. for 22 1/2 years
  • Experienced and knowledgeable over how the district runs
  • Landowner
  • Served as liason between landowners & board of directors.
  • Honesty
  • Fairness
  • Common sense

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