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City of San LeandroCandidate for City Council, District 3

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Victor Aguilar, Jr.

San Leandro Unified School District Board Trustee
11,902 votes (51.1%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Implement a rent control ordinance to protect renters from obscene rent hikes
  • Bring back accountability and professionalism
  • Strengthen community through education excellence and safe neighborhoods

Experience

Experience

Profession:San Leandro Unified School District Board Trustee
Senior Account Executive, Epiq (2016–current)
Trustee, San Leandro Unified School District — Elected position (2016–current)
Commissioner and Chair, San Leandro Human Services Commission — Appointed position (2014–current)

Education

Hawaii Pacific University Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Political Science (2003)
Pasadena City College Associate of Arts (A.A.), Liberal Arts (2000)

Community Activities

Chair, San Leandro Human Services Commission (2014–current)
Trustee, San Leandro Unified School District (2016–current)
President, Floresta Neighborhood Association (2013–current)
President and Chair, Lavender Seniors of the East Bay (2015–current)
Board Member, East Bay Stonewall Club (2018–current)

Who supports this candidate?

Organizations (1)

  • Our Revolution

Political Beliefs

Political Philosophy

Do you want our political leaders to put the interests of the People of San Leandro first? I do and that is why I am running for City Council. I will listen to you, speak honestly and stay true to my principles.

As a San Leandro Unified School District Board Trustee, I know how to balance a budget. I will bring fiscal common sense back to City Hall. I will end the City policy of allowing construction of massive warehouses with few employees served by heavy trucks that pollute our neighborhoods. I will promote new housing next to public transit, and reject developments that violate our zoning code. San Leandro renters are struggling to make ends meet. I will reverse the City ban on rent control and vote for reasonable limits on rent increases.

As a proud gay person of Latino heritage, I have experienced the sting of discrimination. I will help make San Leandro a more tolerant, welcoming city for all.

Our children are our future. I will create a real city/school partnership to help all children succeed. Our seniors deserve our respect and support. I will protect senior programs including the shuttle service from budget cuts. I respectfully ask for your vote.

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