Occupation: Calabasas City
Calabasas is a great little City, and the
most important job of a City Councilmember is to work hard to keep
it that way.
Support our excellent Local Schools
Continue our leadership on Water
Conservation and Environmental Issues
Serve as a Fiscal Watchdog
Maintain high levels of Public
These have been our community priorities
since the founding of our City, and these have been my priorities
as your Mayor and City Councilmember these past four years.
But there are always areas where we can
improve. I will continue to work to:
Stop Over Development
Ensure Citizen Input in City
government decision making
Acquire more Parks and Open Space
Improve Traffic bottlenecks
Enhance our Programs for Seniors and
And I will oppose any new City taxes.
I served for 12 years as a City Library
Commissioner and as a Traffic and Transportation Commissioner.
I was Vice President of the Greater Mulwood Homeowners Association
and am a long time member of the Calabasas Chamber of Commerce.
I am most proud of my work on the Calabasas Civic Center Task
Force which directed the planning and construction of our
beautiful City Hall and Library.
I am a practicing attorney with 29 years of
experience in real estate and environmental law. I provide pro
bono legal representation for the Mountains Restoration Trust and
have successfully defended Calabasas open space from potential
development. I was also counsel for the Canyon Creek senior
citizen housing project in Old Town Calabasas.
I am a Past President of the San Fernando
Valley Bar Association, Past Chairman of the Valley Industry and
Commerce Association (VICA), and a Director of the Los Angeles
Jewish Home for the Aging.
I am a 21 year resident of Calabasas.
Jill and I raised our three daughters here, Danielle (Northwestern
'10), Stephanie (Colorado '12) and Allison (Cornell '14), and they
are all Calabasas High School graduates.
I am proud to have the support of my fellow
Calabasas City Council Members James Bozajian and David Shapiro,
LVUSD School Board President Cindy Iser, and former Calabasas
Mayors Dennis Washburn, Jonathon Wolfson, Bob Hill and Marvin
Thank you for the privilege of being able
to represent you on the City Council these past four years.
I would be honored to have your support once again.
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