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Orange County, CA November 5, 2002 Election
Council Member; City of Anaheim Voter Information

4 Year Term.

Results as of Dec 6 2:34am, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (192/192)
Candidates (Vote for 2)
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Bob Hernandez 15,244 votes 18.7%

  • Occupation: Retired Fire Captain
  • 38 Years on Anaheim Fire Department
  • Logistics Chief
  • Volunteer on Numerous Anaheim Non-profits
  • 28 Year Member of Anaheim Chamber of Comm
  • 9 Years Anaheim Chamber Board
  • Leadership, Experience, Commitment, Trust
  • Public Safety
  • Neighborhoods, Housing
  • Jobs
Richard Chavez 13,379 votes 16.4%
(This candidate has not responded to Smart Voter)
  • Occupation: Anaheim Firefighter
Bob Zemel 12,753 votes 15.6%
(This candidate has not responded to Smart Voter)
  • Occupation: Businessman
Harry Sidhu 8,747 votes 10.7%
(This candidate has not responded to Smart Voter)
  • Occupation: Anaheim Businessman
John Koos 8,073 votes 9.9%
  • Occupation: Businessman/Planning Commissioner
  • Member & Past Chair, Anaheim Planning Commission
  • Led the fight to repair, improve local schools
  • Chair, Anaheim Citizens for Elementary Schools
  • Director, Anaheim Public Library Foundation Board
  • Vice Chair, Citizens Advisory Committee, Orange Co. Transportation Authority
  • Vice Chair, Community Development Advisory Board
  • Fight Blight, Graffiti & Potholes
  • Improve Neighborhood Services & Local Schools
  • Put Citizens--Not Tourists--First
Manny Ontiveros 7,121 votes 8.7%
  • Occupation: Law Enforcement Officer
  • Master's Political Science, Cal State Fullerton
  • Bachelors, University of California, Irvine
  • Board Presdient, North OC Community College Board
  • Anaheim Parks & Recreation Commissioner (1993-1999)
  • Graduate Leadership Anaheim 1996
  • Adjunct Professor at Golden West College
  • Public Safety
  • Neighborhood reinvestment
  • Business Attraction and Retention
Stefanie O'Neill 6,283 votes 7.7%
(This candidate has not responded to Smart Voter)
  • Occupation: Independent Business Woman
Bobby McDonald 4,759 votes 5.8%
  • Occupation: Businessman/Executive Non-Profit
  • Lived, worked and raised my family in Anaheim for over 30 years
  • Chair, Orange County Sheriff's Community Coalition
  • Member, Housing and Redevelopment Commission of Anaheim
  • Member, General Plan Advisory Council which is reviewing and updating the vision, planning and zoning of Anaheim until year 2025
  • A Founder/Past President, Orange County Sports Hall of Fame
  • U.S. Navy, Vietnam Veteran
  • Improve Public Safety, basic City services, and the welfare of senior citizens
  • Build a stronger downtown center while preserving our Historic District
  • Revitalize west Anaheim by increasing business opportunities and constructing quality affordable housing, new youth center and Police station
Steve "Ike" Eichler 2,144 votes 2.6%
  • Occupation: Political Lecturer
  • Bachelor of Science from Liberty University, completing Masters in Public Policy and Juris Doctorate Law Degree for California Bar preparation.
  • 1.Law & Order demands Anaheim to be a No Illegal Alien City
  • 2.English Only in our schools, We can not deny any child their right to read and speak English
  • 3. Protect Citizens from escalating Crime, Gangs, Drugs, Vandalism, and Graffiti. Citizen's Safety First!
James H. Mills 1,571 votes 1.9%
  • Occupation: Contracts Administrator
  • Juris Doctor Degree
  • Employed with the Orange County Social Services Agency
  • Increase funding to Police, Fire & Emergency Services.
  • Assist our local board of education to raise teacher performance and to give them the tools needed to increase student performance.
  • Promote construction of affordable housing.
Robert J. Flores 1,510 votes 1.9%
  • Occupation: Realtor/Notary Public/Loan Officer
  • Purchasing Manager for 9 years(Coca-Cola)
  • Police Officer for City of El Paso, Texas
  • Proud member of Hispanic Business Association
  • Served with USMC and was member 26th Marines Special Landing Force in Viet Nam including the battles at Hill 861, Hill 881, and others.
  • Owned my own business for the last 9 years
  • Stop overcrowding of our schools, build more rooms without displacing families in apartments,
  • Work with each neighborhood group on their needs to better serve each area. Include Police Dept and other depts in discussions
  • Provide an OPEN DOOR POLICY for our citizens so everyone has a voice.

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