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November 8, 2016 — California General Election
Special District

San Gabriel Valley Municipal Water DistrictCandidate for Board of Directors, Division 2

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Steven T. Placido

Alhambra City Councilman
5,461 votes (60.46%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Safe Dependable Drinking Water. Water may be one the most important public safety issue throughout the world.
  • Help protect our ground water supply from the disruption of earthquakes and contamination that can instantly become a health and safety disaster.
  • Water Conservation Through Education

Experience

Biography

Alhambra Councilman and currently Vice Mayor. Family Dentist since 1986 at 420 N Garfield Avenue, Alhambra CA 91801 (There is a 3-term limit for serving on the City Council.  This November, I will be termed out of office after 12 years/3 terms of service.)   Schooling/academic degrees: 1987 Certificate for a General Practice Dental Residency 1986  Doctorate of Dental Surgery from NYU 1982  BS Biology from USC 1978  Alhambra High   History of Service in Public Office City of Alhambra City Councilman, 3 terms 2004-2016, 3 time Mayor of Alhambra.  There is a 3-term limit of service on the Alhambra City Council..  This November, completes my third term Planning Commissioner 7 years HUD Commissioner 8 years   Community President of the Alhambra Day Nursery Board Alhambra Rotary Club since 1990 Alhambra Chamber of Commerce Former founding board member of the Alhambra School Board Foundation and the Alhambra Chapter of the Red Cross.

 

Political Beliefs

Political Philosophy

Water may be one the most important public safety issue throughout the world.  Safe dependable drinking water is expected, yet any disruption from earthquake to infection can instantly become a widespread health and safety disaster affecting millions.  Additionally, this current drought has brought much attention to conservation, availability, and re-use.  Alhambra has its own water department.  While on the City Council, I have been instrumental in the construction of a $15 Million water treatment facility that has brought 3 wells back on line and increased availability to our community by more than 25%.  It is my hope serve on the Board of the San Gabriel Valley Municipal Water District to keep our regional water safe and clean while building and maintaining the infrastructure to meet future demands.   Your Vote is very much appreciated.  Thank you. Steve Placido

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