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LWV League of Women Voters of California
Los Angeles County, CA April 9, 2002 Election
 Smart Voter Ray Grabinski

Candidate for
Mayor; City of Long Beach

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Councilman, 7th District, Long Beach
  • Has lived in Long Beach for over 40 years
  • Served as city councilman 1986-1994, 1998-present
  • Board member for the Southern California Association of Governments
  • Former small business owner
  • US Army veteran, raised four sons as a widowed father
  • Currently a Resource Development Coordinator, University of California
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Neighborhoods First! Change Long Beach from a complaint-driven city
  • Improve Public Safety: More police on the streets; increase community policing.
  • Improve business climate: attract high-tech companies, improve services for small businesses
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Key Endorsements
  • Former Councilman Jeff Kellogg
  • George Rendell, Director Emeritus University of California
  • Hundreds of your Long Beach friends and neighbors
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Position Papers
Boeing Project Could Mean Huge Impacts For Lakewood Village
A proposed residential/industrial project in Lakewood Village could have a major impact on the community.
Maintaining Long Beach's Infrastructure
Our city has money to fix streets, curbs and sidewalks, but is not addressing our needs on a timely basis.
Parks in Perpetuity is a Priority
We need to make a commitment to maintaining Long Beach's park land.
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