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Los Angeles County, CA November 5, 2002 Election
Board of Directors; Water Replenishment District of Southern California; Division 3 Voter Information

Results as of Nov 26 10:38am, 100.00% of Precincts Reporting ( 396/ 396)
Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Norm Ryan 43,609 votes 45.76%

Leo J. Vander Lans 30,275 votes 31.77%
  • Occupation: President, Water Replenishment District of Southern Calif.
  • Lawyer
  • Arbitrator and Mediator
BJ Wills 12,664 votes 13.29% Lewis Lester 8,758 votes 9.19%
  • Occupation: Public Affairs Executive
  • Former Deputy Mayor, City of West Hollywood
  • Ph.D. candidate, Claremont Graduate University
  • President, Long Beach Safe Streets Foundation
  • Long Beach Redevelopment Agency PAC Chair, 2001-02
  • Long Beach Affordable Housing Commissioner, 1999-2001
  • Implement the California State Auditor's Recommended Reforms
  • Adopt a Regional Groundwater Conservation & Management Plan
  • Establish a permanent Budget Advisory Committee consisting of WRD consumer representatives

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