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Alameda, Contra Costa County, CA November 6, 2012 Election
Director; San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District; District 5 Voter Information

Results as of Feb 1 2:01pm, 100.00% of Precincts Reporting (346/346)
(489 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.42%)
Candidates (Vote for 1)
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John McPartland Click here for more information about this candidate 73343 votes 63.32%

  • Occupation: Director, BART Board
  • President BART Board of Directors
  • Retired Army Colonel
  • Retired Fire Battalion Chief
  • Former CA Seismic Safety Commissioner
  • Masters Degree: Public Administration
  • Extend BART Service to Livermore
  • Implement Seismic Safety Upgrades
  • Provide Safer, Cleaner Stations and Trains
John Maher Click here for more information about this candidate 42001 votes 36.26%
  • Occupation: Retired BART employee
  • Served as Local 790 (now Local 1021) vice president
  • Contributed to negotiation of 7 contracts
  • 36 years of experience with BART
  • BART ridership safety (including equipment and station environment)
  • Strategic planning for expansion; Senior & Student fare allowances
  • Cooperation with other transit systems to give the riding public the best service

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  • Date: Wednesday, September 26
    Time: 6-7:00 PM
    Place: Castro Valley Library
    Sponsor: LWV Eden Area in partnership with Castro Valley Television - the public is invited to attend and submit written questions for the candidates
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