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Santa Barbara County, CA November 6, 2012 Election
 Smart Voter Fred Shaw

Candidate for
Council Member; City of Carpinteria

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Community Volunteer
  • BA in History, minor in Political Science
  • Retired U.S. Postal Service Mail Carrier
  • Carpinteria Chamber of Commerce "Volunteer of the Year" 2004
  • Founding Member Carpinteria City Volunteer Corp/Host Steering Committee
  • Carpinteria Noon Rotary International "Distinguished Vocational Service Award" 2009
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Protect our open space, beaches and agricultural lands
  • Promote resource neutral business while supporting our small mom-and-pop businesses
  • Mitigate the local impacts of the Highway 101 project (scheduled to take 15 more years)
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Key Endorsements
  • Salud Carbajal, 1st District Supervisor
  • Santa Barbara Women's Political Committee
  • Former Mayors Dick Weinberg and Donna Jordan
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Position Papers
Preserve and maintain our coastline and agricultural land.
Our city's general plan identifies these and other goals; I would continue to advocate adherence to this visionary document.
Mitigate the impact of the Highway 101 in Motion project
Ensuring protection of our wetlands and nature trails and providing access to our local businesses is a priority for me.
Promote resource neutral/green business as well as our small mom-and-pop businesses.
As a Council member I would be able to use my position to promote businesses that are green (i.e. solar) or technical in nature (i.e. which would have minimal resource impact.
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