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

4 Year Term.

Results as of Dec 6 2:34am, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (66/66)
Candidates (Vote for 3)
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Kathryn "Kathy" McCullough 8,523 votes 19.9%
(This candidate has not responded to Smart Voter)

  • Occupation: Councilwoman/Nonprofit Director
Peter Herzog 8,440 votes 19.7%
  • Occupation: Councilmember/Attorney
  • B.A. - University of Redlands
  • J.D. - McGeorge School of Law
  • El Toro Reuse Authority (ETRPA)
  • League of California Cities, Member
  • Foothill/Eastern Transportation Corridor Agency
  • Orange County Fire Authority
  • See redevelopment along El Toro Road
  • Development of Alton Parkway and other traffic congestion relief measures
  • Continue working with our seniors on their programs
Richard Thomas "Rich" Dixon 7,936 votes 18.6%
  • Occupation: Council Member/Businessman
  • Current Mayor of the City of Lake Forest
  • Served 10 years as a Lake Forest Council Member
  • Past Chairman and current Board Member of the El Toro Reuse Planning Authority (ETRPA), a 12-city coalition fighting the proposed airport
  • Lake Forest business owner and winner of the Small Business of the Year Award
  • Active volunteer in the community as a board member of the Crisis Assistance Program and Partners in Caring
  • Longtime member of the Lake Forest Chamber of Commerce and past board member of the South Orange County Chambers of Commerce
  • Reducing traffic congestion
  • Protecting the quality of life, including stopping an El Toro airport and preventing Musick Jail from becoming a maximum-security facility
  • Strengthening crime-reduction programs
Tim Redwine 7,151 votes 16.7%
  • Occupation: Sales Consultant
  • 12 year property owner and resident in Lake Forest; Married 13 years with 3 children (10 year old Veigh, 7 year old Hannah, 2 year old Garrett)
  • Bachelors Degree - Criminal Justice/Computer Science
  • 18 year business career encompassing all aspects of business operations with a proven track record of being fiscally conscious
  • Active volunteer in support of Measure W to stop an El Toro airport
  • From attending nearly every council meeting over the past two years, I am as informed on issues relating to Lake Forest as any incumbent
  • Former president of a Lake Forest homeowners association (doubled reserve funds in less than 2 years while reducing association dues (a.k.a. taxes))
  • Community Safety (Police and Fire protection)
  • El Toro Redevelopment Project
  • Adamantly against an El Toro airport and making Musick Jail a maximum-security facility. Support Irvine's annexation of former MCAS El Toro.
Dwight Robinson 6,035 votes 14.1%
  • Occupation: Small Businessman
  • B.A., Political Science
  • Owner, Robinson Communications
  • Co-Owner, Home Mailers
  • Founder,
  • Board Member, Kiwanis Club of Lake Forest
  • Married, Father, and Homeowner
  • Increase Public Safety (Add More Police and Firefighters)
  • Build a Community/Senior Center
  • Reduce Traffic Congestion (Improve El Toro Road and Complete Alton)
Dwayne Healy 2,407 votes 5.6%
  • Occupation: Management Analyst / Civil Servant
  • 12 Years of Small/Local Government Experience
  • Implimented $3.5 million in security upgrades for Los Angeles
  • Experienced in creating government policies and procedures that bring local government closer to the people
  • Graduated from California State University at Fullerton studying Business Management and Political Science
  • Bringing local government closer to the people by officially recognizing Lake Forest's community organizations
  • Adding additional Police and Fire Services to accomodate Foothill Ranch and Portola Hills annexation.
  • Revamping business policies to make Lake Forest more attractive to small business
Daniel "Dan" Lieberman 2,250 votes 5.3%
  • Occupation: Management Consultant
  • Prior background include V.P. for Multinational Co
  • Extensive International Travel
  • 100 million dollar budget responsibility
  • Complete USA responsibility
  • Man Of the Year 1998 Peer group Award
  • Many singular honors
  • Beautification of my city
  • Pro-Business---Create new jobs
  • Tree Reforestation

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