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November 8, 2016 — California General Election
Special District

East Bay Regional Park DistrictCandidate for Director, Ward 2

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Kent Fickett

24,170 votes (15.7%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • A BART to Parks Plan funded by California Cap and Trade funds through Cal Trans that provides free weekend low carbon rides for Oakland Area Park Users to new a soon to be opened Regional Park in Concord
  • Complete key missing trails section in Oakland (Port of Oakland leg) and Moraga - continue to grow and develope new parks like the Concord HIlls Park
  • Work to get electric car chargin stations installed by third parties in Regional Parks parking lots and spaces



UC Berkeley. USF Conservation Natural Resources - UC Berkeley. Master Environmental Management USF (1983)



Education: BS – UC Berkeley and MS- University of San Francisco Conservation of Natural Resources and Environmental Management 


Endorsed By: Michele Perrault, past National President for the Sierra Club, Jimm Edgar, President of Mt. Diablo Audubon, and John Moilan, Retired Chief of Police, Piedmont.


Board Member; Concord Naval Weapons Station Restoration Advisory Board (RAB) and Mount Diablo Audubon. Formerly, East Bay League of Conservation Voters. 


Former member: EBRPD Park Advisory Committee, Contra Costa County Fish & Wildlife and Water Committees, Sierra Club Energy Committee. 


While working for Governor Jerry Brown in the Governor’s Office, worked closely with Senator John Nejedly on 1980 Parks Bill and on the 1988 campaign for Measure AA - the East Bay Regional Parks Bond Measure.


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