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Mendocino County, CA November 2, 2004 Election
Councilmember; City of Fort Bragg Voter Information

Results as of Nov 24 1:52pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (5/5)
(39 Writein Votes 0.94%)
Candidates (Vote for 2)
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Jere Melo Click here for more information about this candidate 1533 votes 36.97%

  • Occupation: Forester, Council Member
  • Employed as a local Forester, for 38 years
  • Elected as Mayor, 2000-2004.
  • Elected to Council, 1996 and 2000.
  • Appointed to Planning Commission, 1992-96
  • B.S. Forestry, Univ. of California, Berkeley,'64
  • Hon. discharge, Captain, U.S. Army, 1970
  • Support basic industry: fishing, timber and tourism.
  • Seek and encourage new business that will provide jobs.
  • Continue to improve water supplies, sewage treatment and streets.
Douglas J. "Doug" Hammerstrom Click here for more information about this candidate 1359 votes 32.77%
  • Occupation: Attorney-at-Law
  • BA in Economics from UC Santa Barbara
  • JD (law degree) from Hastings College of the Law
  • Fort Bragg Community Development Advisory Board member
  • former member of Gualala Municipal Advisory Council
  • Small business experience as medical office manager
  • homeschooling parent
  • Independent and responsive voice of the residents of Fort Bragg
  • Community-oriented development that maintains small town values and does not financially burden current residents
  • Strengthen the economy of Fort Bragg with good jobs and home town businesses
Rob Borcich Click here for more information about this candidate 1216 votes 29.32%
  • Occupation: Painting Contractor
  • 33 years Painting Co. 14 years Owner only
  • 2 years Real Estate Agent non-Commisioned Broker Staff
  • 7 years Owned Energy Conservation Co. in N.M. and worked for large Power Industry Co. as Sales engineer-Director of National accounts for alternative
  • Born in Fort Bragg, 1951, College 1969 extended ed. no degree.
  • Member of FB original Redevelopment Citizen Advisory Board,appointed Planning commision 2002
  • Raising second family in Fort Bragg because of quality of life actively participate in volunteer School activities
  • Improve infrastructure within city to help create housing business and jobs
  • Streamline Governmental processing to be user friendly and encouraging
  • Put my background of Sewer facililities and Utility franchise agreements to use for the cities benefit, particularly as it relates to GP lands

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