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Alameda County, CA November 7, 2000 Election
For Member, City Council; City of Alameda Voter Information

Results as of Dec 5 10:02, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (53/53)
Candidates (Vote for 2)
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Al Dewitt 10897 votes 25.0%

  • Occupation: Incumbent
  • Councilmember for six years
  • Retired Army Colonel
  • Former Naval Air Station employee
  • Masters Degree in Public Administration
  • Long time Alameda resident (over 30 years)
  • Preserve residential neighborhoods
  • Decrease traffic congestion
  • Improve public transit service
Barbara Kerr 9241 votes 21.2%
  • Occupation: Alameda City Councilwoman
  • Graduate, Cornell University, Major in Physics
  • City of Alameda Representative to the League of California Cities
  • Board Member, Alameda County Lead Poisoning Prevention Commission
  • President, Northside Neighborhood Association
  • Chair, First City of Alameda Housing Element Committee
  • Planning before development to enable creative urban design in our island community
  • Preservation of the livibility of existing neighborhoods
  • Continuing the successful conversion of the former Naval Air Station
Peggy Doherty 7541 votes 17.3%
  • Occupation: Educational Consultant
  • Third Generation Alamedan
  • Widow of John Doherty, Alameda's Citizen of the Year 1994
  • BA Degree - University of California at Berkeley
  • MA Degree - San Francisco State University
  • Taught at Washington, Encinal and Alameda Adult School - 13 years
  • Associate Director of Adult Basic Education Programs, City College of San Francisco, 8 years
  • A more responsive city government that listens to the concerns of everyone
  • Comprehensive planning for new developments that includes housing or business and the necessary transit and attention to traffic
  • Improved retail along Webster and Park Streets, on South Shore, and our neighborhood shopping areas
Ron Matthews 4895 votes 11.2%
  • Occupation: Businessman
  • Commercial Risk Manager
  • Licensed CA Insurance Broker
  • Little League President
  • Husband, Father, Homeowner
  • Founding Member of CLASS
  • Past Board Member Harbor Bay H.O. Assoc.
  • To bring business to Alameda while maintaining our unique character
  • To make prudent business and planning decisions on the Council
  • To put a businessman and familyman on the Council
Allan D. Shore 4051 votes 9.3%
  • Occupation: Community Resource Professional
  • Nonprofit Fundraiser
  • Public Transit Committee
  • Alameda Police Advisory Board
  • President, Alameda Demo Club
  • Co-Founder, Out On The Island
  • Alameda Point Collaborative Comm. Center
  • To implement the ideas and visions already agreed up.
  • To keep affordability of housing, transportation and business paramount.
  • To help the City achieve the best with its cultural and ethnic diversity.
Susan Maureen McCormack 3794 votes 8.7%
  • Occupation: Business Owner/Innkeeper
  • Chair Mayor's Sesquicentennial Committee
  • Owner/Webster House Bed & Breakfast Inn & Restaurant
  • Accountant
  • I support Measure A - Save History/Prevent Density
  • Affordable Housing along with quality education system
  • Base Redevelopment along with Transportation System for City of Alameda
Joe Russi 3060 votes 7.0%
(This candidate has been invited to participate in Smart Voter but had not responded as of this date.)
  • Occupation: Stockbroker

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