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City of Beverly Hills - City Council

City Council — City of Beverly Hills

Get the facts on the California candidates running for election to the City Council — City of Beverly Hills

Find out their top 3 priorities, their experience, and who supports them.

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About this office

Members of the city council draft and vote on city laws and appoint certain municipal officers and employees.
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Candidates

You can vote for 3 of these 11 candidates.

Lester Friedman

City of Beverly Hills Councilmember
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Public Safety - Raise the visbility our our police...
  2. Health Safety - Expand access of Nurse Practioner...
  3. Prosperity - Enhance the appearance of the outdoor...
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Sharona Nazarian

Businesswoman, PublicWorks Commissioner
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Increase Public Safety and Security. Be more proactive...
  2. A Residents First Approach by prioritizing a local...
  3. Improve Quality of Life and Plan for the Future. Improve...
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John A. Mirisch

Beverly Hills City Councilmember
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Maintaining the safety and security of our community
  2. Sustainability, fiscal responsibility and better value-for-money...
  3. Protection of our single-family neighborhoods and...
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Robert "Bob" Wunderlich

City Councilmember/Economist
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Strengthen our high level of public safety
  2. Protect our residential quality of life
  3. Ensure our economic, community, and environmental...
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Andy Licht

Planning Commissioner/Producer
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Public safety. Making our city safe for residents...
  2. Sustainable and environmentally conscious growth....
  3. Support for our businesses which are still trying...
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Vera Markowitz

Co-Founder Just In Case
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Public Safety by increasing the number of BHPD sworn...
  2. Protecting Beverly Hills water Supply
  3. City Hall reform and oversight
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Top 3 Priorities
  1. Besides security, preserving the quality of life in...
  2. Completion of the city's halted underground fiber...
  3. Making it easier for residents to build guesthouses...
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Shiva Bagheri

Dance & Fitness Instructor & Personal...
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Restore Constitutional rights especially 1st Amendment.
  2. Lowering taxes, regulations, & get rid of unnecessary...
  3. Homeless outreach. Getting the homeless off the streets!
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Kevin Kugley

Businessman
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Revitalize Public Safety. Current leadership talks...
  2. Support Small Business. Current leadership is tough...
  3. Listen to Community Needs. Current leadership doesn’t...
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Akshat "AB" Bhatia

I’m a real estate agent /small business...
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Enhance Neighborhood Safety. My first prioty is to...
  2. I want to strengthen ties between the City Council...
  3. Support Small Businesses. As city councilman, I will...
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Robin Rowe

Senior Manager
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Robin Rowe opposes higher taxes. Let’s stop the City’s...
  2. The police budget has been increased by 40%, while...
  3. The City Council grants a million dollars a year no-strings-attached...
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