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San Joaquin County, CA November 4, 2008 Election
Council Member; City of Ripon Voter Information

4 Year Term.

Results as of Nov 25 1:41pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (10/10)
87.5% Voter Turnout (6463/
(37 Total Write-In Votes 0.25%)
Candidates (Vote for 3)
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Elden "Red" Nutt Click here for more information about this candidate 3720 votes 25.51%

  • Occupation: Retired Police Chief
  • Present City Council Member
  • Two years Modesto JC
  • Two years City Planning Com.
  • Present Ripon Chamber President
  • Past Comander American Legion Post 190
  • Community Distinguised Service Award 1986
  • Open Government accountability to the public
  • Public Safety,
  • Reasonable Limits and direction of growth
Charlie Gay Click here for more information about this candidate 3562 votes 24.42%
  • Occupation: Small Business Owner
  • BS Geography, Brigham Young University
  • MA History & International Relations, CA State Univ. Stanislaus
  • Ripon Economic Development Commission, 1989 -1993, Chair 2 years
  • Ripon Planning Commission, 1999 - 2005, Chair 2 years
  • Currently Asst. Scoutmaster Ripon Troop 440 ,Boy Scouts Of America
  • Wife Karin and 5 children, 22 year residents of Ripon
  • Public Safety. I desire that Ripon's small town quality of life continues. I will work with local law enforcement to provide the tools they need.
  • Maintain a balanced budget, without raising new taxes nor dipping into the reserve fund.
  • Proactively seek out and encourage new job and tax revenue producing businesses. Simplify city process for existing and new businesses.
Garry j. Krebbs Click here for more information about this candidate 3221 votes 22.08%
  • Occupation: Retired Construction Inspector
  • Degree in Business, Delta College
  • Course work Modesto Junior College
  • California State University, Stanislaus
  • Ripon Planning Commission , 19 years
  • COG, S.J. ,Citizens Advisory Committee 2 years
  • Ripon Green Committee
  • Continued responsible quality growth
  • Design guides, to protect old downtown, and the Historic residential
  • Work with Ripon P.D. in the Protection of Ripon citizens
Jennifer R. Sanguinetti Click here for more information about this candidate 2277 votes 15.61%
  • Occupation: Agricultural Volunteer Consultant
  • Ratepayer Advocate, Public Owned Utility Customer Assoc.
  • BS and BA from UC Davis
  • 2nd Vice Pres. SJC CA Women for Agriculture
  • Increase public safety resouces
  • Ensure taxpayer dollars spent wisely in these trying economic times
  • Foster civic pride and represent the citizens of our town
Dale C. Wild, Jr. Click here for more information about this candidate 1043 votes 7.15%
  • Occupation: Teamster Truck Driver
  • 15 year Teamster member
  • 3 term union steward
  • Union activist
  • Safeway Inc. safe driver awards
  • 1 term home owners association president
  • Maintain small town atmosphere
  • Increase police protection
  • Bring the Voice and Will of our citizens to city hall
Billy Gonzales 725 votes 4.97%
  • Occupation: Business Consultant

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