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LWV League of Women Voters of California Education Fund
Sonoma County, CA November 2, 2004 Election
 Smart Voter Joseph "Joe" Romano, JD

Candidate for
Member, City Council; City of Santa Rosa

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Retired Deputy Sheriff
  • Experienced Local Goverment Manager and Small Business Owner/Operator
  • Former Santa Rosa Water (Utility) Dept General Manager
  • Former Santa Rosa Public Works Dept Budget and CIP Manager
  • Criminal Justice, Business and Law Degree (AA to Juris Doctorate)
  • Viet Nam Veteran, U.S Navy; Deputy Chief of Staff, (and Ambassador-At-Large), California Department, Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW), 87-88
  • Peace Officer of the Year 1973, Decorated for Valor....Please see my biography, (click blue star >), for additonal information about my experience.
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Eliminate Conflict of Interest on the City Council . Act to Strengthen Police and Fires Services
  • Apply Business practices and get more done with less money.
  • Do more to promote building of affordable housing including mixed use development.
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Key Endorsements
  • Mike Turnick, Former Santa Rosa City Fire Chief for 17 Years, Recommends
  • Seeking endorsements from all community groups
  • Not accepting money donations so that I can remain independent.
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Position Papers
Ballot Statement
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News Letter
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Endorsement Letter From Mike Turnick
Text of letter by Retired Santa Rosa Fire Chief Mike Turnick. Chief of Santa Rosa Fire Department for 17 years.
Campaign Contact Information

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