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Monterey County, CA November 2, 2010 Election
 Smart Voter David W. Brown

Candidate for
Councilmember; City of Marina

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Attorney at Law;
  • Marina Planning Commission member, 2009-present, currently vice chairperson;
  • Fort Ord Reuse Authority (FORA) Board Member, 2004;
  • Marina Coast Water District board member, 1998-2007, MCWD Board President 2000-2001, 2005-2006, Vice President 2001-2002;
  • Marina Coast Water District Water Conservation Commission, 1998;
  • Attorney in private general practice ,1982-present; Adjunct Professor, Monterey College of Law, 1983-2003;
  • Chemist, Water Resources Div., U.S. Geological Survey, 1972-1982.
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Bring Marina's budget under control.
  • Build Marina through closer ties with CSUMB
  • Make Marina a vibrant, business-friendly city -- starting with outreach to businesses and repeal of the current sign ordinance.
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Key Endorsements
  • Endorsed by Monterey County Weekly newspaper.
  • Endorsed by Monterey County Supervisor Jane Parker.
  • Endorsed by Marina Mayor Bruce Delgado.
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Position Papers
Fiscal Responsibility and the Proposed Tax Increases
Marina's budget has increased almost 70% in the last five years, despite a mere 2% increase in population and minimal inflation. We need to make substantial budget adjustments before asking for a general sales-tax increase.
Marina Should Focus on Downtown Redevelopment
My Positions on Additional Issues
The following are my positions on other significant issues facing Marina:
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