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San Mateo County, CA November 7, 2000 Election
Council Member; City of Menlo Park Voter Information

Results as of Dec 5 4:09pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (28/028)
Candidates (Vote for 2)
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Charles M. "Chuck" Kinney 6,493 votes 30.6%

  • Occupation: Incumbent
  • Menlo Park City Council Member 1996-2000, Mayor, 1998
  • President, Earthquake Readiness, residential seismic restoration company
  • Harvard College B.A. Architectural Sciences, Harvard Graduate School of Design, Masters in Landscape Architecture
  • Director San Francisquito Creek Joint Power Authority
  • Peninsula homeowner 29 years, past seven years living in restored 1920's home in the Allied Arts Neighborhood of Menlo Park
  • Married 36 years to Marilyn, high school sweetheart form Chicago. Three adult children and three grand children.
  • Land Use: With the explosion of commercial development we need to update our General Plan to link new employee housing to job creation.
  • Expansion and coordination of mid day shuttles with adjoining cities and schools to reduce traffic congestion and provide transportation alternatives
  • San Francisquito Creek Joint Power Authority: Provide leadership to preserve the natural qualities of the Creek and solve flooding problems.
Paul Collacchi 6,163 votes 29.0%
  • Occupation: Councilmember
  • City Council Member
  • Systems Engineer
  • B.A. Mathematics, Reed College, Portland, OR
  • Protect quality of life in our residential neighborhoods
  • Preserve the character of Menlo Park
  • Invest up to $50M in playing fields, child care, and recreational facilities
Christina Angell-Atchison 4,992 votes 23.5%
  • Occupation: Hi-Tech Marketing & Business Development Professional
  • Homeowner living on Willow Road
  • Married to Alexander
  • Two children: Catherine (5) and Jonathan (2)
  • B.A with an emphasis in Political Economics and International Relations from University of California at Berkeley
  • J.D. from the McGeorge School of the Law at the University of Pacific
  • Member of the California Bar Association
  • Widen Sand Hill Road at no cost to Menlo Park citizens
  • Protect homeowner's property rights
  • Alleviate traffic congestion for the Menlo Park community
Steven Eichler 2,486 votes 11.7%
(This candidate has not responded to Smart Voter) Gregory Spalasso 1,111 votes 5.2%
(This candidate has not responded to Smart Voter)
  • Occupation: City Councilmember

Basic candidate data supplied by the County elections official. Order of candidates is random and changes daily.

City Council Candidates Forum
Thursday, October 12, 7:30 - 9:30 p.m.
Menlo Park Council Chambers, 701 Laurel Street
Co-sponsored by Menlo Park Chamber of Commerce, Menlo Atherton Branch, AAUW, and the League of Women Voters of South San Mateo County.
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