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Sonoma County, CA November 2, 2004 Election
Member, City Council; City of Sonoma Voter Information

4 Year Term.

Results as of Nov 19 4:09pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (11/11)
(9 Writein Votes 0.1%)
Candidates (Vote for 2)
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Stanley Cohen 2,095 votes 22.4%

Joanne B. Sanders Click here for more information about this candidate 1,998 votes 21.3%
  • Occupation: Small Business Owner
  • B.A. Degree Business Management, Sonoma State University
  • Commissioner, Sonoma Valley Citizens Advisory Commission
  • INC 500 Award Recipient
  • President and Founder, BOLT Staffing Service, Inc.
  • Planned and Limited Growth
  • Better Paying Jobs
  • Improved Traffic Safety and Circulation
Patrick L. Wofford Click here for more information about this candidate 1,938 votes 20.7%
  • Occupation: Small Business Owner
  • Chair, Traffic Safety Committee, City of Sonoma
  • Chair, Anti Casino Campaign, City of Sonoma
  • Former Board Member, COAST
  • Co-founder, Environmental Education Project
  • Traffic, both reduction and increased safety
  • Growth--decreasing our rate
  • Public input--we need to get more people involved
Tom Anderson Click here for more information about this candidate 1,866 votes 19.9%
  • Occupation: Risk Management Consultant
  • Sonoma League of Historic Preservation
  • Planning Commission Chairman
  • Sonoma Valley Chamber of Commerce endorsed candidate and member
  • Sonoma Land Trust
  • Sonoma Valley Museum of Art
  • Green Belt Alliance
  • Traffic Management: We must do a better job with traffic circulation using technoogies such as "Smart-Light"
  • Manage growth: Our new City Development Code will help us balance and guide us in the future on how to use our remaining infill properties
  • Affordable Housing: We can have it for both seniors and others by using good planning measures.
Thomas A. Haeuser 748 votes 8.0% Chris Elms Click here for more information about this candidate 726 votes 7.7%
  • Occupation: Investor, Writer, Consultant
  • Garden Designer: Sonoma Garden Park, E 7th and Denmark (visit it!)
  • B.A. Stanford, M.A. (Psychology) Lone Mountain College
  • Trainee in Feldenkrais Method® of somatic education
  • Relationship Coach, writing book: Wonderful Relationship
  • Certification in Permaculture Design
  • Ride bicycle more than in a car, for love of life, not to be good
  • Slow down traffic; 20 mph in residential; more enforcement; make it safe for children and bikes and walkers
  • Slow down building; cut in half the permitted rate of building
  • Invlovle ecology (and/or what's best for children) in all decisions

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