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My Vision for Benicia

Preserving Benicia's special small town character

Solano County
Election Results

Victory partyDear Friends,

Thank you for your support!

Your time, energy, words of encouragement, suggestions and all around support made this campaign the quality effort is was. I am humbled by and grateful for your participation and look forward to four more years.

Elizabeth

THANK YOU, BENICIA!
Solano County Official Certified Results, Monday, Nov. 28, 2011
PATTERSON 3,804 (51.45%)
SCHWARTZMAN 3568 (48.26%)
MARGIN OF VICTORY: 236 VOTES

Vote totals 11-9-11 12:19am

Official results on Solano County website


End-of-campaign message - EVERY VOTE COUNTS!

Please everyone - get out and vote! (more ...)

As your mayor, I pledge:

ON FAIR, LOCAL AND CLEAN ELECTIONS …
I pledge to abide by Benicia’s 2009 Fair Campaign ordinance which I helped to pass, “Contribution and Voluntary Spending Limits.” I pledge to take contributions from individuals and local businesses only, AND not to take out-of-town or large corporate donations ... (which means we need lots of donations from citizens like you).

ON PROTECTING OPEN SPACE …
I pledge to support the February 17, 2009  City Council 5-0 approval of a “Benicia Business Park" resolution that requires a new EIR and other safeguards to protect hills and open space and that provides for a sustainable, walkable, A+ project that creates jobs for Benicians. 

ON THE ARSENAL CLEANUP …
I pledge to support the City’s affirmative duty and primary goal of protecting public health and safety and to ensure efficient and effective cleanup of the Arsenal without adverse impacts on economic activities and businesses. (See City Council agenda item.)

I kept my promises:

In the next four years I will: