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Alameda County, CA March 5, 2002 Election
Councilmember; City of Oakland; District 4 Voter Information

Results as of Apr 2 8:55pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (44/44)
Candidates (Vote for 1)
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David A. Stein 6207 votes 45.3%

  • Occupation: Attorney and Mediator
  • President, Friends of Oakland Parks and Recreation
  • Board Member, Marcus A. Foster Educational Institute
  • Member, City of Oakland Budget Advisory Committee
  • Mediator, Alameda County Bar Association
  • Coordinator, Montclair Soccer Club
  • Chair, Oakland Partners in Education
  • Improve service delivery into the neighborhoods, particularly parks and recreation, library and public safety services
  • Keep Oakland's downtown growing with housing, including affordable housing, entertainment, parking and retail
  • Enhance citizen input and open government decision making
Jean Quan 5893 votes 43.0%
  • Occupation: Educator
  • School Board Member for District 4, 11 years
  • Co-Chair and Co-Founder, Chabot Science Center
  • Councilman Spees' Appointee to the City Budget Advisory Committee
  • Board Member, National Marcus A. Foster Educational Institute
  • Board Member, East Bay American Red Cross
  • Chair-Emeritus, Council of Urban Boards of Education, National School Board Association
  • I will make sure the city and school district work together to improve our schools, libraries, after-school programs and parks
  • I will take the lead in enhancing our neighborhoods with adequate fire and emergency services, affordable housing and retail shopping
  • Full-time council commitment and open community forums
Melanie Sweeney-Griffith 1299 votes 9.4%
  • Occupation: Psychologist
  • Public Safety
  • Affordable Housing and Business Attraction and Retention
  • Local Government Accountability
Nedir Bey 282 votes 2.0%
  • Occupation: Businessman

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League of Women Voters' Candidates' Forums

  • Monday, Feb. 11 at 7 PM at Montclair Presbyterian Church, 5701 Thornhill Drive, Oakland 94611
    Co-sponsored by Community Action Committee - Montclair Presbyterian Church
    East Bay Housing Organizations (EBHO)
    Oakland Coalition of Congregations(OCC)

  • Monday, Feb. 25 at 7:40 PM at Oakland City Hall, Hearing Room 1, 1 Frank Ogawa Plaza, Oakland 94612
    Co-sponsored by Shepherd Canyon Homeowners, Inc.
  • The public is invited to attend both of these forums and submit questions for the candidates.
  • The tape of this forum will be rebroadcast on KTOP, Cable Channel 10 in Oakland from 4:45 - 5:45 PM Monday, March 4 and from 6:15 PM - 7:15 PM Tuesday, March 5.
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