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November 6, 2018 — California General Election

City of OjaiCandidate for City Council

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William N. Weirick

Retired Economist
1,859 votes (25.74%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Continue working on needed improvements in the quality, productivity, and effectiveness of city services to our citizens, measured against a standard of best practices and productivity.
  • Improve the City's advocacy and collaborative work with other agencies towards important quality of life outcomes for the entire Ojai Valley, particularly in the areas of water security, air quality, and affordable housing options.
  • Finding ways to diversify our local economy in a sustainable fashion allowing more families to both live and work within the Ojai Valley.



Profession:retired economist
Office of President, Weirick Management Corporation (1999–current)
City Council, City of Ojai — Elected position (2014–2018)
Associate Professor of Economics, University of Louisiana - Monroe — Appointed position (1990–2004)
Acting Director; Faciities, Capital Projects & Campus Planning, University of Louisiana - Monroe — Appointed position (2001–2003)
Vice President for Business Affairs, Northeast Louisiana University — Appointed position (1991–1997)
Associate Director, Center for Business and Economic Research — Appointed position (1989–1992)


B.A: Pomona College Ph. D.: University of Wyoming. B.A, Economics & Ph.D., Economics, Research focus included Environmental, Land, and Public Utility Economics. (1983)

Community Activities

Board Member, Ventura Regional Sanitation District (2014–current)
Board Member, Economic Development Collaborative, Ventura County (2014–current)
Board Member, Keep Monroe Beautfiul (1998–2004)
Board member, Downtown Development Authority (1999–2002)
Board Member, Northeast Louisiana Arts Council (1989–1999)

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