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Los Angeles County, CA April 11, 2006 Election
 Smart Voter Norm Ryan

Candidate for
Member, City Council; City of Long Beach; District 3

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Public Finance Advisor

    As a Taxpayer Advocate:
  • Led the initiative to reduce the utility user's tax by half
  • Co-authored the plan to finance the 9-1-1 center without cutting services or raising taxes
  • Stopped City Hall from imposing a Mello-Roos tax on your property

    As Long Beach's Director on the Water Replishment District:
  • Fulfilled his pledge to lower water rates, saving Long Beach over $1 million
  • Reformed the finances of "the worst public agency in California" - winning awards for budgeting and finance
  • Negotiated a water storage program to provide a safe water supply in the event of a drought
Top Priorities if Elected
  • Public safety
  • Repairing streets, sidewalks, and eliminating standing water
  • Quality of life and our environment
Questions on Issues

All candidates for this office were asked questions on the issues.
Read the answers from Norm Ryan
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Key Endorsements
  • Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association
  • Congressman Dana Rohrabacher
  • Sherrif Lee Baca
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