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City of LivermoreCandidate for City Council

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Bob Woerner

Livermore Council Member
15,824 votes (30.04%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Keep our Community Safe
  • Balance Budgets and Wisely Manage City Resources
  • Preserve Open Space and Our Urban Growth Boundary

Experience

Education

MIT PhD, Physics (current)
UC Berkeley MBA, Finance (current)

Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • Livermore-Pleasanton Firefighters Local 1974

Organizations (4)

  • East Bay Times/Mercury News
  • Sierra Club
  • Pleasanton Weekly
  • Bay East Association of Realtors

Elected Officials (9)

  • Beth Wilson, LARPD - Director
  • Steven Spedowfski, Livermore Council Member
  • Bob Coomber, Livermore Council Member
  • Bob Carling, Livermore Council Member
  • Eric Swalwell, U.S. Representative
  • Steve Glazer, CA State Senator
  • Catherine Baker, CA State Assembly Member
  • Scott Haggerty, Alameda County Supervisor
  • John Marchand, Livermore Mayor

Political Beliefs

Political Philosophy

Arriving in Livermore 42 years ago to work at the Lab, I fell in love with Livermore as a place to live, work, and raise a family. I care deeply about preserving and enhancing Livermore’s quality of life, which is rooted in our community character and shared values.

I have served on the Planning Commission and the City Council, currently as Vice Mayor. My leadership record demonstrates a thoughtful, collaborative, common-sense approach to getting things done — earning many community-wide endorsements.

One recent success is the universally celebrated Stockmen’s Park agreement, which greatly enhances our downtown with a large central park and cultural facilities, while honoring our western heritage and veterans. This successful community-wide collaboration also enables relocating up to 140 of much needed affordable housing units away from the downtown and offsets approximately $10M of the downtown site purchase price. Working together as a community really pays huge dividends!

By being a firm advocate of fiscal responsibility, I have helped to ensure ample funding for our Police and Fire Departments. I support open space and protecting the urban growth boundary. My professional experience spans scientific research, small business ownership and senior positions in major corporations.

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