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Special District

Ukiah Valley Sanitation DistrictCandidate for Director

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Julie Bawcom

Retired Engineering Geologist
930 votes (22.45%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Sunset the Lawsuit against the city and work directly with city staff and city council to settle any discrepancies in accounting and improve communication.
  • Work to aid in the completion of the recycled water program.
  • Develop a new working agreement document between the Sanitation Board and the City of Ukiah to help avoid future problems.



Profession:Engineering Geologist
Part-Time Geology Professor, Mendocino College (1988–current)
Treasurer, Ukiah Women's Golf Club — Appointed position (2012–2016)
Engineering Geologist, State of California, Geological Survey (1986–2014)
Engineering Geologist, Los Angeles County Engineers (1983–1986)


California State University, Los Angeles Master of Science, Geology with an emphasis in Engineering (1983)
California State University, Long Beach Bachelor of Science, Geology (1979)

Community Activities

Dorm Mom, Science Teacher, 7th graders Summer Science Camp, Sonoma State U, American Association of University Women (2014–current)
Volunteer, CERT - Citizens Emergency Response Team (2015–current)
volunteer, Ukiah Valley Christmas Effort (2002–current)
Teaching Science classes to elementary school children, St Mary's School, Point Arena Elementary, (1998–2010)
Volunteer Cooking meal for the homeless shelter once a month, Ford Street Project through local churches (2003–2008)

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