Redwood City voters on Tuesday re-elected council members Jeff Gee and John Seybert, along with former mayor Diane Howard.
Results show 56.1 percent of Palo Alto residents voted against Measure D, rejecting a city-backed plan to rezone land on Maybell Avenue for the construction of affordable senior citizen housing.
Parcel taxes and bond measures will be decided in San Mateo’s municipal election on Nov. 5, while infrastructure issues and business concerns are the focus of the city council elections.
On Nov. 5, Redwood City will elect three City Council members. Two council members are up for re-election, and one is being termed out, leaving an open seat.
This month’s elections resulted in a Santa Clara City Council with strong ties to law enforcement and limited diversity.
Peninsula Press reporters talk to residents of Santa Clara and San Mateo counties about why they decided to vote in the 2012 Election.
It was a bittersweet end to an exciting few months for would-be Mountain View City Council member and Google employee, Aaron Jabbari.
Four students share their opinions on the propositions they have taken to heart and describe the factors that have led them to vote.