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    Bob Balliet

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    Lori G. Heuer

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    Rich Lozano

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    Tom Malson

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Why are you running for this office?

Age 72
Birthplace (city) Bamberg, Germany
Residence (city) Galt
Campaign telephone (209) 251-7680
Education Bachelor’s degree, government, CSU Sacramento, 1980; associate’s degree, general education, American River College, 1978; graduate, Elk Grove High, 1964.
Experience Mar Val Food Stores; honorable service US Army, including Vietnam (Bronze Star Medal, Personnel Sergeant); human resources manager & support, AT&T/PacBell; chair, Commission on Aging, Galt;volunteer, helping the elderly in my community for years.
I want to (1) make security of our residents top priority; (2) Bring jobs/businesses to city; (3) to be an "ear" for the city's seniors; (4) ensure streets and neighborhoods are clean; (5) retain country charm, and (6) have gov't be more responsive.
Age 57
Birthplace (city) Stockton
Residence (city) Galt
Campaign address 997 Vintage Oak Ave
Campaign telephone (916) 628-8420
Campaign email crews4council@gmail.com
Education Attended San Joaquin Delta College, American River College, Cosumnes River College; high school diploma.
Experience Private-sector business management, 15 years; law enforcement, 17 years; elected official, 8 years of service including Galt mayor 2 years, vice mayor 2 years; veteran member of SACOG, SMAQMD, Historical Society, local youth groups.
I have been in the Galt community for over 32 years. It is a haven from the insanity of the rest of the world. We can raise families in peace and safety. As a police officer and now a council member I strive to maintain this. I love our little town.
Age 65
Birthplace (city) Stockton
Residence (city) Galt
Campaign address 675 CANYON CREEK WAY
Campaign telephone (209) 329-2253
Campaign email gdavenporee@gmail.com
Education Delta Junior College, school of communications, San Francisco; high school, St. Mary's and Stagg High.
Experience Secretary/treasurer, ILWU local 54, 8 years; board member, Micke Grove Zoological Society; past president and current member, Galt Sunrise Rotary, past board member, San Joaquin County Work Investment Board; past member, Galt Planning Commission.
I believe I bring an open mind to the council. I would like to make sure that as we grow we keep in mind all citizens and businesses and how our growth affects us all, and not just the people bringing those projects to the council. Always listen.
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Age 59
Birthplace (city) Sacramento
Residence (city) Galt
Campaign address 115 Amor Ct
Galt, CA 95632
Campaign telephone (209) 200-9730
Campaign email lgheuer@sbcglobal.net
Education Associate's degree, San Joaquin Delta College, 1979.
Experience Mayor, City of Galt, 2017-present; council member, 2014-present; Planning Commission, 1998-2002 & 2012-14; board member, Galt Joint Union High School, 1996-2000, correctional nurse supervisor, 2006-16; licensed psychiatric technician, 1979-2018.
I care about the future of our children and grandchildren who will grow up in our community and believe I have the skills, talent and knowledge to ensure that Galt continues to be a great place for families to live, grow and succeed.
Age 48
Birthplace (city) Sacramento
Residence (city) Galt
Campaign telephone (916) 416-0486
Campaign email Lozano4Galt@gmail.com
Education Bachelor's degree, business management, University of Phoenix, 2004.
Experience Director (Elected), Cosumnes Community Services District, 2010-present, school safety supervisor, Elk Grove Unified School District, 2016-present; police sergeant/officer, Elk Grove Unified School District, 1993-2016.
I am running for this office to ensure we maintain our family-friendly city and the high quality of life we enjoy. This can be accomplished by maintaining a high level of public safety and smart growth with a robust economic development program.
Birthplace (city) Fountain Springs, Penn.
Residence (city) Galt
Campaign telephone (209) 745-6032
Campaign email electmalson2018@gmail.com
Education Bachelor's degree, industrial engineering, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, 1973; associate's degree, engineering, Sacramento City College, 1970.
Experience Galt City Council, 5 years; Sacramento Environmental Commission, 9 years; Galt Planning Commission, 16 years.
Citizens of Galt encouraged me to run, and it was not an easy decision. In listening to the citizens’ concerns about Galt’s future and my devotion to this city, it was the tipping point. Our citizens deserve experienced, qualified council members.
Age 61
Birthplace (city) India
Residence (city) Galt
Campaign address PO BOX 5082, Galt, CA 95632
Campaign telephone (209) 810-5667
Campaign email SandhuForGalt@gmail.com
Education Bachelor's degree
Experience Planning Commissioner, 2012-current (current vice chair), local business owner, Galt Chamber Board member, Galt Shop Local member, Galt Sunrise Rotary member, community volunteer
My experiences and commitment to our great American little town have led me to run for City Council to be your neighborhood advocate. I want to increase our level of public safety and improve our quality of life.