Stanislaus County, CA November 2, 1999 Election
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Steve Burke

Candidate for
Council Member, Chair 6; City of Modesto

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Public Advocacy Consultant
  • Community and environment activist; participant in the process of local government on behalf of the public for the past nine years.
  • Longtime advocate of farmland preservation, with special attention to the financial needs of individual landowners.
  • Coordinator of Rally for the Valley. Member of the Farmland Working Group.
  • Past or present board member of many community and environmental groups including Stanislaus Taxpayers Assoc., GOAL, State Theater, Ecology Action
  • Citizen's Advisory Committee of SAAG; Modesto Citizen's Advisory Committee on Recycling
  • Petitioner in recent successful legal action against Diablo Grande, to uphold State Enviornmental planning laws and insure adequate water supply.
Top Priorities if Elected
  • Open government. Work to provide for meaningful and open dialogue with the public, regular and well-publicized government meetings and activities.
  • Farmland preservation.
  • Public vote on public debt and honoring public advisory votes on growth.
Campaign Contact Information
Website: http://www.steveburke.com
E-mail: sburke@ainet.com
3105 Yorkshire
Modesto, CA 95350

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