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Special District

North Marin Water DistrictCandidate for Director

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Rick Fraites

16,873 votes (42.95%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Maintain high water quality at reasonable rates
  • Promote water conservation through a a series of conservation programs, as well as the establishment of an expanded recycled water system.
  • Maintain fiscal responsibility and good customer service



Retired, County of Marin (2014–current)
Member, Board of Directors, North Marin Water District — Elected position (2003–current)
Director (incumbent), North Marin Water District — Elected position (2003–current)




Rick Fraites     Experience: 2014: Retired 2002-2014: Administrative Assistant-Marin County Su pervisor Susan Adams 1994-2002: Administrative Assistant-Marin County Su pervisor John Kress 1987-1994: Staff Assistant- US Representative/US Se nator Barbara Boxer 1984-1986: Director, Marin/Sonoma County Democratic Voter Registration Project-25,000+ voters registered 1976-1987: Commercial Photographer, San Francisco B ay Area Boards and Commissions : Novato Planning Commission, Marin County Flood Cont rol District-Zone One Board of Directors, Marin County Parks and Open Space Commission, Novato Economic Commission, Novato Stre etscape Maintenance Coalition, Novato Heights POA-President , Marin Conservation League-Board of Directors, Sierra Club Marin Group- Executive Committee, Sierra Club Bay Chapter Execut ive Committee, Sierra Club Bay Chapter Political Committee, Commun ity Marin Action Committee-Chair, Marin League of Conservation Voter s, Marin Democratic Central Committee, California State Demo cratic Party- Executive Board, Scottsdale Marsh Acquisition Commi ttee, Save Bahia Streering Committee, Petaluma River Enhancement Com mittee, Novato Watershed Program-Policy Advisory Committee

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Politics of any sort is rarely, if ever is discussed or is an influencing factor during a normal meeting of the board of directors of the NMWD.

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