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City of Commerce - City Council

City Council — City of Commerce

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

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.
You must select at least 2 candidates to compare them.

Candidates

You can vote for 3 of these 6 candidates.

Mireya Garcia

Recreation Facility Director
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Increase Public Safety and Prioritize our Community:...
  2. Support Businesses and Economic Strength: Work to...
  3. Expand Community Services: I will focus my efforts...
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Kevin Lainez

Commissioner/Senior Project Manager
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Public Safety: Creating safer streets by working to...
  2. Economic Development & Community Services: Protecting...
  3. Sustainability/Environment: Work with surrounding...
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Ivan Altamirano

Small Business Owner
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Improving public safety and ensuring safe neighborhoods...
  2. Protecting taxpayer dollars by maintaining fiscal...
  3. Protecting City resources and programs that service...
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Yvette Gaytan

Certified Paralegal & Notary Public
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Public Safety
  2. Expand Public Transportation
  3. Increase Affordable Housing
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Alfonso Garate, Jr.

Small Business Owner
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Complete the new Sheriff station in Commerce and improve...
  2. Protect taxpayers dollars by working with local business...
  3. Identify wrap-around services to help our homeless...
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