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Humboldt County, CA November 3, 2009 Election
 Smart Voter Penny Elsebusch

Candidate for
Director; McKinleyville Community Services District

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Biographical Highlights
  • Majored in accounting and business in college
  • Invested daily cash flow for one of the largest mutual fund managers in the U.S. ($1 to $12 million a day)
  • Prepared budgets and forecasted plant production for a large chemical corporation
  • Paralegal for a large law firm that specialized in tax matters
  • Charter Member of Soroptimist International of McKinleyville
  • Member Humboldt Taxpayers League - current chair of its special district committee
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Meeting State mandated standards for wastewater disposal and making sure the solution is the most economically feasible and is a long-term solution
  • Handling water rate increases as a result of the pulp mill closing and finding a way to spread out the increases so they are manageable
  • Developing a proposal to maintain and operate the recreational and sports facilities since the Measure B assessment expires in 2011/12
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Position Papers
Wastewater Disposal and Water Rate Increases
Required to meet State mandated requirements for wastewater discharge. There will be necessary increases in water rates.
Parks and Recreation
Current Measure B assessment will expire in 2011/12
No Expansion of Current Powers
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