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LWV League of Women Voters of California
Monterey County, CA November 5, 2002 Election
 Smart Voter Ruth M. Vreeland

Candidate for
Councilmember; City of Monterey

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Teacher/Councilmember
  • Elected to the Monterey City Council in 1983; re-elected in 1986; re-elected in 1990; and re-elected in 1994 and 1998
  • Past President and Board Member of Monterey Bay Division of the League of California Cities
  • Past President and current Director of Association of Monterey Bay Area Governments
  • Member of Women in Municipal Government, California Elected Women's Association for Education and Research
  • City of Monterey resident for 42 years; Monterey Peninsula resident for 45 years
  • Teacher in Monterey School District (Retired, presently a substitute)
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Keeping Monterey SAFE by protecthing salaries and funding for police, fire, health, and other essential local services.
  • Keeping Monterey SOLVENT in times of economic uncertainty focusing first on maintaining services for our residents and businesses.
  • Keeping Monterey SCENIC by finishing the Window on the Bay, and protecting the city's beautry and our historical assets.
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Key Endorsements
  • U.S. Congressman Sam Farr
  • Lorita Fisher
  • Karin Strasser Kauffman
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Position Papers
Candidate Statement
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