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March 7, 2017 — Local Elections

City of AzusaCandidate for City Council

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Edward J. Alvarez

Councilmember/Federal Auditor
1,907 votes (37.36%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Maintain balanced budgets and continue to increase reserve funds.
  • Maintain public safety as a priority and attract businesses and homeowners
  • Sustain and improve community programs



Profession:Federal Auditor
Federal Auditor, Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (2004–current)
Council Member, City of Azusa — Elected position (2013–current)
Audit Supervisor, Los Angeles Unified School District (1998–2004)
Financial Auditor, State of California Department of Health Services (1995–1998)


Grantham University Masters in Business Administration, Business Administration (2016)
Cal Poly Pomona Bachelors in Accounting, Accounting (1994)

Community Activities

Vice President, Azusa Youth Program (1993–current)
Member, American Legion (1990–current)

Who supports this candidate?

Organizations (7)

  • Los Angeles County Firefighters Local 1014
  • International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 11 & 18
  • Peace Officers Research Organization (PORAC)
  • San Gabriel Valley Tribune
  • Azusa Police Officer's Association
  • Service Employees International Union (SEIU) 721
  • Los Angeles County Federation of Labor

Elected Officials (4)

  • Mike Eng-Vice President Los Angeles Community College Board
  • Council Member Robert Gonzales
  • Mayor Pro-Tem Angel Carrillo
  • Mayor Joseph Rocha

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