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Simple Question for Council Candidates: Do You Support ABAG Housing Mandates?

Original post made by Jonathan, Midtown, on Oct 31, 2007

I want to hear from the candidates on this one. No dancing around the issue. We, as Palo Alto citizens, have a right to know.

There are other threads where various citizens have argued about the ABAG housing issue. I would prefer to hear what the candidates have to say, on this thread.

Let us know. We know that you follow this blog. We are listening. Silence is an asnwer, in itself...but much better to hear from you directly.

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Posted by hee hee hee
a resident of Ventura
on Oct 31, 2007 at 1:41 pm

hee, hee, hee

What kind of answer do you think you're going to get from Council candidates? Do you think they will tell you what they *really* think, in this forum, on *this issue*?? hee, hee, hee


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Posted by Jonathan
a resident of Midtown
on Oct 31, 2007 at 1:44 pm

Yes.


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Posted by Parent
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Oct 31, 2007 at 1:46 pm

Anyone who does say, will get my vote. Otherwise, they will not.


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Posted by Not worried
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Nov 1, 2007 at 7:01 am

Because it means money for the City in the form of grants the answer is "yes".


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Posted by hee hee hee
a resident of Ventura
on Nov 1, 2007 at 9:05 am

I'm still waiting....


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Posted by Where is everyone?
a resident of Esther Clark Park
on Nov 2, 2007 at 11:43 am

still waiting, too...:)


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Posted by Geoff
a resident of Downtown North
on Nov 2, 2007 at 12:18 pm

There is a related thread to this one here: Web Link

Scroll down to see one poster's analysis of the candidates on the ABAG proposal issue.


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