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San Mateo County, CA November 8, 2005 Election
Council Member; City of Burlingame; 4 Year Term Voter Information

4 Year Term.

Results as of Nov 30 9:53am, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (15/15)
Candidates (Vote for 3)
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Ann Keighran Click here for more information about this candidate 4,415 votes 21.0%

  • Occupation: Burlingame Planning Commissioner
  • 28 year Burlingame resident
  • 7 year Burlingame Planning Commissioner, Chair ('02-'03)
  • Led Burlingame Planning Commission deliberations over Safeway project proposals
  • Developed specific area plans as part of North End and Bayfront Committees
  • Burlingame Mothers Club, In-a-Pinch coordinator ('02-'03)
  • University of San Francisco B.S.N. and M.S.N. in Nursing
  • Defining a Vision for Burlingame's Future
  • Building a City Council for the People and by the People of Burlingame
  • Growing City Revenue by Attracting More Visitors and New Businesses to Burlingame
Rosalie M. O'Mahony Click here for more information about this candidate 4,073 votes 19.3%
  • Occupation: Incumbent/Mathematics Professor
  • elected to Burlingame City Council in 1989
  • served as Mayor of Burlingame in 1994, 1997, 2000, and 2004
  • Professor of Mathematics at College of San Mateo
  • PhD from the University of Southern California
  • served on San Mateo County Transportation Authority Citizens' Advisory Committee
  • serves on the City and County Association of Governments (CCAG)
  • protect a healthy financial reserve in our city reserves to cushion city activities in tough financial times
  • remove the burden of sidewalk repair costs from homeowners as soon as possible
  • create a Vision Plan for downtown, including Auto Row
Cathy Baylock Click here for more information about this candidate 3,667 votes 17.4%
  • Occupation: Incumbent-Current Vice Mayor
  • B.A. Business Administration, Sacred Heart University
  • Former Bank Manager, Bay View Bank, Burlingame
  • City/Burlingame School District Liaison committee
  • Treasurer, Burlingame Historical Society(2000 to present)
  • Bicycle/Pedestrian subcommittee of C/CAG
  • Past chair, Washington School Site Council
  • Protect our hometown ambience using Smart Growth planning concepts
  • Ease traffic congestion and make Burlingame more bike/pedestrian friendly
  • Help families afford housing by adopting the CA Mills Act for qualifying historic properties
John S. Root Click here for more information about this candidate 3,640 votes 17.3%
  • Occupation: Retired General Manager
  • General Manager, Cow Palace (1976-1987), San Mateo Expo Center (1987-2003).
  • Burlingame Library Foundation, founding board member, current advisor to the Foundation (1995 - present).
  • Burlingame Elementary School Board Trustee, two terms, two years as President (1983-1991).
  • Burlingame Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors (1997-2002).
  • Burlingame Community for Education Board (BCE) (1992-1995).
  • San Mateo County Board of Education Trustee, two terms, one year as President (1995-2004).
  • Involve our Burlingame citizens in our city's decision making process: Town Hall meetings, study sessions, public forums, neighborhood meetings.
  • Create a vision for Burlingame's future. Working together we will define what we want Burlingame to be in 20, 30 or 40 years.
  • Develop a plan for Burlingame Aveneue and Broadway. We set the terms by working with citizens, business leaders, and city officials.
Gene Condon Click here for more information about this candidate 2,494 votes 11.8%
  • Occupation: Business Owner
  • Commissioner, Burlingame Traffic and Safety Comm.
  • College of San Mateo, Business Major
  • Owner, Condon & Sons Lumber Co., 20 years
  • Founder, Burlingame Criterium
  • Co-Founder, Our Lady of Angels Men's Club
  • Graduate, Burlingame High School
  • Families First -- keeping Buringame the best city for families.
  • Economic Growth -- growing our tax base by supporting business.
  • Leadership -- making the hard decisions for Burlingame's future.
Dan Andersen Click here for more information about this candidate 2,024 votes 9.6%
  • Occupation: Businessman/Volunteer
  • BS degree in Business Management
  • AA degree in Mathematics
  • Teaching Certificate, State of California
  • Member of the Peninsula Hospital Guardians
  • A Vice President, Burlingame Lions Club
  • Over 20 years executive managment experience
  • Bring a quick resolution to the Safeway issue
  • Protect the charm and ambiance of our downtown, and develop a vission and specific area plan for the core downtown area that includes mixed-use dev.
  • Encourage new businesses to move to Burlingame
Paul Prendiville 739 votes 3.5%
  • Occupation: General Contractor

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October 6, 2005

7 pm

Burlingame City Council Chambers, 501 Primrose, Burlingame

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