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All Politics is Local

 

January 2010

 

Welcome to another edition of All Politics is Local, a non-partisan selection of local political news from Orange, Riverside, and San Bernardino counties.

 

In This Issue

Mayors and Chairs for 2010

December 2009 and January 2010 Election Results

2010 Election Calendar

Public Officials on the Move

Local Officials Running for Higher Office in 2010

 

MAYORS AND CHAIRS FOR 2010


Orange County


Aliso Viejo Mayor Phillip Tsunoda

Anaheim Mayor Curt Pringle
Brea Mayor Ron Garcia
Buena Park Mayor Art Brown
Costa Mesa Mayor Alan Mansoor
Cypress
Mayor Prakash Narain

Dana Point Mayor Steve Weinberg
Fountain Valley Mayor Larry Crandall
Fullerton Mayor Don Bankhead
Garden Grove
Mayor William Dalton
Huntington Beach
Mayor Cathy Green

Irvine Mayor Sukhee Kang
La Habra
Mayor G. Steve Simonian

La Palma Mayor Steve Shanahan
Laguna Beach Mayor Elizabeth Pearson
Laguna Hills Mayor Randal Bressette
Laguna Niguel Mayor Linda Lindholm
Laguna Woods Mayor Milton Robbins
Lake Forest Mayor Peter Herzog
Los Alamitos  Mayor Marilyn Poe
Mission Viejo Mayor Lance MacLean
Newport Beach Mayor Keith Curry
Orange Mayor Carolyn Cavecche
Placentia
Mayor Joseph Aguirre

Rancho Santa Margarita Mayor Jerry Holloway
San Clemente Mayor Jim Dahl
San Juan Capistrano Mayor Dr. Londres Uso
Santa Ana Mayor Miguel Pulido
Seal Beach
Mayor David Sloan

Stanton Mayor Ed Royce, Sr.
Tustin Mayor Jerry Amante
Villa Park Mayor W. Bill MacAloney
Westminster Mayor Margie Rice
Yorba Linda
Mayor John Anderson

County Board of Supervisors
Chair Janet Nguyen
Orange County Transportation Authority
Chair Jerry Amante (Tustin Mayor)

 

 

Riverside County

Banning Mayor Bob Botts
Beaumont
Mayor
Brian DeForge
Blythe
Mayor Joseph DeConinck
Calimesa
Mayor Jim Hyatt
Canyon Lake
Mayor Nancy C. Horton
Cathedral City
Mayor Kathy DeRosa
Coachella
Mayor Eduardo Garcia
Corona
Mayor Karen Spiegel
Desert Hot Springs
Mayor Yvonne Parks
Hemet
Mayor Eric McBride
Indian Wells
Mayor Ed Monarch
Indio
Mayor Gene Gilbert

Lake Elsinore Mayor Melissa Melendez
La Quinta
Mayor Donald Adolph
Menifee
Mayor Wallace Wayne Edgerton
Moreno Valley
Mayor Bonnie Flickinger
Murrieta
Mayor Kelly Bennett
Norco
Mayor Malcolm Miller
Palm Desert
Mayor Cindy Finerty
Palm Springs
Mayor Steve Pougnet
Perris
Mayor Daryl Busch
Riverside
Mayor Ron Loveridge
San Jacinto
Mayor Dale Stubblefield
Temecula
Mayor Jeff Comerchero
Wildomar
Mayor Bridgette Moore


County Board of Supervisors Chair Marion Ashley
Riverside County Transportation Commission Chair Bob Buster (Riverside County Supervisor)
Western Riverside Council of Governments Chair Robin Lowe (Hemet Councilmember)
Coachella Valley Association of Governments Chair Steve Pougnet (Palm Springs Mayor)


San Bernardino County


Adelanto
Mayor Charley Glasper
Apple Valley
Mayor Peter Allan
Barstow
Mayor Joe Gomez
Big Bear Lake
Mayor Elizabeth Harris
Chino
Mayor Dennis Yates
Chino Hills
Mayor Bill Kruger
Colton
Mayor Kelly Chastain
Fontana
Mayor Mark Nuaimi
Grand Terrace
Mayor Maryetta Ferre
Hesperia
Mayor Thurston Smith
Highland
Mayor Penny Lilburn
Loma Linda
Mayor Stan Brauer

Montclair Mayor Paul Eaton
Needles
Mayor Jeff Williams
Ontario
Mayor Paul Leon
Rancho Cucamonga
Mayor Donald Kurth
Redlands
Mayor Patricia Gilbreath
Rialto
Mayor Grace Vargas
San Bernardino
Mayor Patrick Morris
Twentynine Palms
Mayor Steve Flock
Upland
Mayor John Pomierski
Victorville
Mayor Rudy Cabriales
Yucaipa
Mayor Dick Riddell
Yucca Valley
Mayor Chad Mayes

County Board of Supervisors
Chair Gary Ovitt
San Bernardino Associated Governments
President Paul Eaton (Montclair Mayor)

 

DECEMBER 2009 AND JANUARY 2010 ELECTION RESULTS

 

December 2009

Riverside County

Measure P - Sale of Valley Health System Assets
Measure allows the sale of Valley Health System assets for $162 million to Physicians for Healthy Hospitals.
Measure Passed - 87.17%

January 2010

Orange County

California State Assembly, 72nd District
*
Chris Norby (former Orange County Supervisor) - 62.7%
*Special election to replace former Assemblymember Mike Duvall, who resigned.
*This was a runoff election since no candidate received over 50% of the vote in the November 2009 election.

 

2010 ELECTION CALENDAR


More information on this year's Iger & Associates Election Luncheons coming soon...


February 2, 2010: Mission Viejo Recall Election (City Council Member Lance MacLean)
February 15, 2010: First Day to File for June 2010 Election
February 23, 2010: Lake Elsinore Recall Election (City Council Member Thomas Buckley)

March 12, 2010: Last Day to File for June 2010 Election

April 13, 2010: 37th Senatorial District Special Election (special election to replace former Senator John Benoit, who resigned to become a Riverside County Supervisor)
April 13, 2010: City of Rancho Mirage Election

June 8, 2010: Primary Election (Iger & Associates Primary Election Day Luncheon at Hilton Hotel, Costa Mesa )

July 12, 2010: First Day to File for November 2010 Election (Iger & Associates Election Luncheon in San Bernardino County)

August 6, 2010: Last Day to File for November 2010 Election (Iger & Associates Election Luncheon in Riverside County)

November 2, 2010: General Election (Iger & Associates Election Day Luncheon at Hilton Hotel, Costa Mesa)

 

PUBLIC OFFICIALS ON THE MOVE

 

Orange County

San Juan Capistrano: Interim City Manager Joe Tait (former Metropolitan Water District Executive Vice President and COO) appointed to replace Dave Adams, who is now the Yorba Linda City Manager.

Riverside County

 

Banning: City Manager Andy Takata (former Yucca Valley Town Manager) appointed to replace Interim City Manager Sam Racadio.

Moreno Valley: Interim City Manager Bill Bopf (former Tustin and Napa City Manager) appointed to replace Bob Gutierrez, who retired.

Rancho Mirage: Councilmember Alan Seman resigned due to health reasons and later passed away.  The city is holding its regular city council election on April 13, 2010.

San Jacinto:
Acting City Manager Tim Hults (former Assistant City Manager) appointed to replace Barry McClellan, who retired.
 


San Bernardino County

 

County of San Bernardino: County Administrative Officer Greg Devereaux (former Ontario City Manager) appointed to replace Mark Uffer, who was terminated without cause.

Colton: The city consolidated a number of departments.  Directors of the Colton Electric Utility, Water and Wastewater Department and Redevelopment Agency are expected to have their contracts severed.

Ontario: City Manager Chris Hughes (former Ontario Fire Chief) appointed to replace Greg Devereaux, who is now the County of San Bernardino CAO.

San Bernardino Valley Municipal Water District: General Manager Douglas Headrick (former Deputy General Manager) appointed to replace Randy Van Gelder, who retired.


Local Public Officials Appointed to State and Regional Positions

National League of Cities: Terry Henderson (La Quinta Councilmember) appointed to Board of Directors.

California League of Cities: Robin Lowe (Hemet Councilmember) appointed President.

California State Association of Counties: John Tavaglione (
Riverside County Supervisor) appointed 1st Vice President.

Metrolink (Five Counties): Chief Executive Officer Eric Haley (former RCTC CEO) appointed to replace David Solow, who is moving to a new position at Metrolink.

 

LOCAL ELECTED OFFICIALS RUNNING FOR HIGHER OFFICE IN 2010

 

These are the local elected candidates confirmed to date who are running for higher office in 2010.  We will continue to update you as new local officials enter races for higher office.

 

ORANGE COUNTY

 

Running for California State Assembly - 68th District

Costa Mesa Mayor Allan Mansoor

Incumbent Van Tran is termed out

 

Running for California State Assembly - 70th District
Tustin Mayor
Jerry Amante

Orange County Community College District Trustee Don Wagner

Incumbent Chuck DeVore is termed out

 

Running for Orange County Supervisor - 4th District
Orange County Clerk-Recorder Tom Daly

La Habra Councilmember Rose Espinoza

Anaheim Councilmember Lorri Galloway

Fullerton Councilmember Shawn Nelson
Anaheim Councilmember Harry Sidhu

Incumbent Chris Norby is termed out

 

Running for Orange County Clerk-Recorder

Orange Councilmember Jon Dumitru

Buena Park Mayor Art Brown

Incumbent Tom Daly is running for County Supervisor

 

Running for United States Congress - 48th District

Irvine Councilmember Beth Krom

Incumbent is John Campbell

 

 

RIVERSIDE COUNTY

 

Running for California State Senate - 36th District

Riverside County Supervisor Jeff Stone

Incumbent Dennis Hollingsworth is termed out

 

Running for United States Congress - 45th District

Palm Springs Mayor Steve Pougnet

Incumbent is Mary Bono


SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY

 

Running for California State Assembly - 63rd District

Redlands Mayor Pat Gilbreath

Rancho Cucamonga Mayor Don Kurth

Fontana Councilmember Acquanetta Warren

Incumbent Bill Emmerson is termed out

 

Running for San Bernardino County Supervisor - 2nd District

Upland Mayor John "J.P." Pomierksi

Incumbent is Paul Biane 

 

 

We hope you enjoyed this issue of our Newsletter!


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Sincerely,

 

Iger & Associates Team

Christine Iger, Publisher

Joshua Haskins, Editor

 

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