LWV League of Women Voters of California
Santa Clara County, CA November 7, 2000 Election
 Smart Voter Pat Kolstad

Candidate for
Council member; City of Santa Clara; Seat 6

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Santa Clara Police Sergeant
  • Lived entire life in Santa Clara Valley - Santa Clara resident and homeowner.
  • Married to wife, Terri Silva Kolstad - two grown children, one granddaughter
  • Graduated San Jose State University
  • Over 31 years of service to the community as a Santa Clara Police Officer and volunteer.
  • Chairman of the Board, Mission City Community Fund; Santa Clara Rotary Club Board Member; Member of Portuguese American Club
  • "My upcoming retirement from the Police Dept. will allow me to continue to serve the community as a member of the City Council."
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Traffic: Manage Neighborhood Traffic - Pursue Regional Solutions - Enhance Mass Transit Options
  • Neighborhoods: Increase Affordable Housing - Maintain Open Space - Prevent Crime & Maintain Emergency Services
  • Environment & Education: Maintain Adequate Supply of Water & Sustainable Energy - Continue Partnerships with School District
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Key Endorsements
  • Santa Clara Mayor Judy Nadler & Council Member Jamie Matthews
  • San Jose Mercury News - see October 9th Editorial page
  • Santa Clara Firefighters Local 1171 and Santa Clara Police Officers Assoc.
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Campaign Contact Information
Website: http://www.kolstad4council.com
E-mail: patkolstad@aol.com

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