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March 7, 2017 — Local Elections
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City of GardenaCandidate for City Council

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Rodney G. Tanaka

Pastor/Retired Policeman
2,747 votes (27.2%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Strive to keep the city moving in a forward direction, not become comfortable and stagnant because of our A+ conditions.
  • Public Safety is always a priority and our constituents must be made to feel safe through our positive contacts with police and fire personnel.
  • Making sure that the city promotes a desirable location for businesses to come and be a part of the growing community.

Experience

Experience

Profession:Retired Police Lieutenant/Licensed Pastor
Retired Police Lieutenant/Licensed Pastor, City of Gardena/Licensed through GVBC (1973–2004)

Education

Talbot School of Theology and California State University Long Beach Master of Divinity and Bachelor of Science, Theology and Criminal Justice (2009)

Community Activities

Past President; Past Lt. Governor; 3X past president and current president., KIwanis Gardena Valley, Kiwanis International; Gardena Elks Lodge (1983–current)

Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • Gardena Police Officer's Association, LACo Fire Fighter's Local 1014 and South Bay Daily Breeze

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