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November 8, 2016 — California General Election

City of RocklinCandidate for City Council

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Joe Patterson

Rocklin Small Businessman
13,571 votes (23.7%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Open and transparent government - Increase community engagement by holding town halls and make Rocklin residents and local businesses partners as the city grows.
  • Prioritize vital public services like fire, police, roads and parks - efficient use of tax dollars and eliminating wasteful spending to ensure Rocklin can keep residents safe and the community unique.
  • Support local businesses - cut bureaucratic red tape, streamline permitting process and create sense of community so residents shop and dine right here in Rocklin.



Profession:Rocklin Small Businessman
Executive Director, California Gaming Association (2014–current)
Executive Director, Lincoln Club of Northern California (2011–2014)
Legislative Director/Aide, CA State Assembly (2005–2011)


CSU, Sacramento BA, Government (2005)

Community Activities

Member, Rocklin Area Chamber of Commerce (2016–current)
Treasurer, Rocklin Public Safety Foundation (2016–current)
Director, Region Business, Inc. (2016–current)

Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • Rocklin Firefighters Local 3847

Organizations (5)

  • League of Placer County Taxpayers
  • The Lincoln Club of Northern California
  • Great Schools in Placer County PAC
  • Placer County Republican Party
  • Sacramento Valley Lincoln Club

Elected Officials (1)

  • Jerry Simmons, former Sierra College Board Trustee

Individuals (2)

  • Dr. Gary Samson, MD
  • Dr. Shane Douglas, DDS

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