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November 8, 2016 — California General Election

City of LivermoreCandidate for City Council

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Chester Moore

Retired Physicist
5,525 votes (8.75%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Advocate, then help establish a functional beautifully landscapedTown Square over a single-level parking garage in the center of the principal city block of downtown Livermore.
  • Help citizens of Livermore understand the synergistic potential of the Town Square and associated Trolley Shuttle system to promote the cultural/economic health of our whole city.
  • As member of City Council, apply my system engineering and communication skills as an educator to help Livermore shape its future to address transit, housing, and local- job challenges.



Profession:Retired Physicist and Educator
Educator (College Physics and Semiconductor Equipment Training Instructor), Various northern CA colleges and KLA-Tencor Corp (1995–2006)
Member Technical Staff and Sr Research Engineer, Various Defense Industry R&D Labs (GTE, SRI International, Lockheed Corp) (1975–1995)
Post Doctoral Research Associate and NRC/NRL Research Associate, UCLA Physics Dept and Naval Research Lab (1971–1975)
Member Technical Staff, Douglas Aircraft and Aerospace Corp Research Lab (1962–1966)


UCLA PhD (physics), Optical/microwave spectoscopy of solid state materials at low temperatures. (1971)
Stanford University BS (physics), Physics and liberal arts electives (1962)
Moscow Idaho HS Graduation certificate (1957)

Community Activities

Retired Volunteer (surplus food pickup and warehouse loading), Livermore Food Pantry (2008–2012)

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