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Editorial: Ramirez Holmes, Figuers, Quigley for Zone 7 board

Original post made on Feb 21, 2020

We prefer the strong record of service and Zone 7 experience exhibited by Ramirez Holmes, Figuers and Quigley.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, February 6, 2020, 5:47 PM

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Posted by Time for Term Limits
a resident of Val Vista
on Feb 21, 2020 at 8:27 am

Without Term Limits in place, these water board members stay and stay for decades.
Even our Mayor has term limits. I expect more from the PW Editor than a rubber stamp stating YEARS of experience and NO education in water engineering is a good thing.

I am voting for LAURENE GREEN as a power vote (vote once then stop). Green is the ONLY water engineer in the group, she has experience cleaning up water contamination, and Zone 7 needs her. I can vote for up to 3, but don't want my second or third vote to help a candidate that just runs for office while we still have VERY hard water that smells bad, and then talks about drinking toilet to tap water as an option in a drought. Zone 7's current leader should say NO like I will on March 3. Vote once, vote Laurene Green!


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Posted by Superfund
a resident of Livermore
on Feb 21, 2020 at 5:20 pm

Is Laurene a fox guarding the hen house?

Laurene’s qualifications are based on her experience working on water contamination projects for Chevron and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory? You do realize this means she worked for the organizations responsible for contaminating the water in the first place? The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory is the only Superfund site within our local watershed and this Superfund designation is due to “localized spills, unlined disposal pits and landfills, and leaking tanks...the Regional Water Quality Control Board discovered on- and off- site groundwater contamination in 1983 and the site was listed in the NPL in 1987” (NPL, National Priorities List)

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Posted by Pleasanton Parent
a resident of Pleasanton Meadows
on Feb 21, 2020 at 10:38 pm

Superfund = Ramirez Holmes, Figuers and Quigley. ?


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Posted by wow
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Feb 24, 2020 at 5:59 am

replace zone 7 with zone 8 9 or ten. We need to upgrade to a process that works. Zone 7 is a joke. One other thing for the libs and dems in california who want to make college and health care and now home ownership free. Why are we still paying for the most fundamental right and the most basic necessity of life.
FREE WATER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Free water and no zone 7. win win.


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