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Thorne presents his final Mayor's Award; leaders praise city's outgoing mayor

Original post made on Nov 26, 2020

Pleasanton Mayor Jerry Thorne handed out the final Mayor's Award of his four-term tenure during a virtual ceremony that also included Thorne's peers offering special recognition to the city's outgoing mayor.

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Posted by Doug Miller
a resident of Ironwood
on Nov 26, 2020 at 11:45 am

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We can all be grateful on this Thanksgiving Day for Mayor Thorne's 25 years of service to Pleasanton and wish him a speedy recovery from surgery. Thank you Jerry! And congratulations to Chris Miller for a well deserved award.


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Posted by Ken mano
a resident of Willow West
on Nov 30, 2020 at 10:24 am

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I would also like to congratulate Jerry on his exceptional service to the city, the city was always in great financial condition under his terms. One thing I know about is that he was always responsive whenever we asked him to speak or give a welcome at events like: Special Olympics, Make a Difference Day, Relay for Life, Community of Character awards and just showed up at many other events like a pancake breakfast honoring veterans and crystal apple awards for AV and FHS teachers and scouting events. One time I told a mom of a handicapped son who was receiving his Eagle to invite Jerry and she was surprised when he showed up with an award from the city. Sometimes he would just show up, never seeking or even expecting to be recognized.


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