Tuesday, January 27, 2015
YOLO COUNTY NEWS
99 CENTS

Campaigns make late push for Measure I

By
From page A5 | March 03, 2013 |

To cap off what has been a fairly lucrative campaign for Measure I, the Davis Chamber of Commerce Political Action Committee donated $5,000 to the Yes on Measure I committee Friday, raising its total contributions received to $71,137.

Yes on Measure I also received $10,000 more from Laborers Local 185, a general construction union based in Sacramento. Various labor groups in the area already had given $10,000 to support the project.

The $5,000 ChamberPAC contribution came on the behalf of 34 businesses to support the final efforts of the campaign.

“We are proud to make this contribution to ensure the resources are available to pass Measure I and for Davis to move forward on this necessary investment in our community,” ChamberPAC chairman Michael Bisch said in a statement.

Also contributing to the effort to pass Measure I since the last finance reporting deadline on Feb. 21: Mayor Pro Tem Dan Wolk, $500;  Bill Streng, $250; Water Advisory Committee member Petrea Marchand, $100; and Beth Capell, $100.

The No on Measure I campaign, meanwhile, has taken in $23,990 over the course of the campaign, with its most recent contribution a $3,700 loan from Nancy and Don Price of Davis.

“As longtime Davis residents, we are very glad to contribute to getting the facts and a clear analysis of the issues before the public,” Nancy Price said Saturday. “This is such an important vote. It has been hard work and rewarding to be part of this small, all-volunteer local, grassroots campaign.”

Since Feb. 21, No on Measure I also has received $200 from Norma Turner, $75 from Deborah Patterson, $40 from Arthur Defenderfer and $75 from miscellaneous contributions.

The local businesses who gave to the ChamberPAC’s contribution are A2Z Evaluations LLC, Hibbert Lumber Co., Adecco: The Employment People, Ikeda’s California Country Market, Aguilar Janitorial Service, International House Davis, Alyce LLC, David Morris, American Red Cross of Yolo County, Nelson/Van Dissen Property, Benton J. Runquist DDS/Orthodontist, Outdoor Davis, Bullseye Leak Detection Inc., Frank Pinkner, Business Credit Card Systems Inc., Richard Kennedy Jr. DDS, C.C. Cooper & Sons Insurance, Sequoia Associates Inc., Coldwell Banker-Doug Arnold Real Estate, Sophia’s Thai Kitchen, Davis Ace, Soroptimist International of Greater Davis, Davis Aquatic Masters Inc., Star-Crossed Group Inc., Davis Aquadarts, Sunset Rotary Club of Davis, Davis Art Center, The Paint Chip, Davis Commercial Properties, University Hospitality Group, Davis Lofts Inc., Woodland Davis Termite & Pest Control, Hallmark Investment Partners and Yolo Federal Credit Union.

In addition to the $5,000 donation, many local businesses have donated thousands of dollars directly to the Yes on Measure I campaign, according to a ChamberPAC news release.

For more information on Yes on Measure I, visit www.daviswater.org. For more information on No on Measure I, visit www.noonmeasurei.net.

— Reach Tom Sakash at tsakash@davisenterprise.net or 530-747-8057. Follow him on Twitter at @TomSakash

Comments

comments

Tom Sakash

Tom Sakash covers the city beat for The Davis Enterprise. Reach him at tsakash@davisenterprise.net, (530) 747-8057 or @TomSakash.
.

News

Interfaith event focuses on justice

By Fred Gladdis | From Page: A1 | Gallery

 
In vino veritas: A criminal case and intrigue in Napa Valley

By New York Times News Service | From Page: A1 | Gallery

Parking lawsuit may be more than meets the eye

By Dave Ryan | From Page: A1

 
Share your love (story) with us

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A3

Pets of the week

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A3 | Gallery

 
Workshop offers tips on GoPro cameras

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A3

Sutter Davis Hospital seeks volunteer doulas

By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: A3

 
Winter produce, treats available at Wednesday market

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A3

Have a ‘Heart to Heart’ with Dr. G

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A3

 
Apply now for Soroptimist service grants

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A3

Learn nature photography from an expert

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A4 | Gallery

 
Thorp receives UCD’s Distinguished Emeritus Award

By Kathy Keatley Garvey | From Page: A4 | Gallery

Innovation opportunities on the agenda

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A4

 
Apply now to be on Davis’ coop crawl

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A4

Seed swap set Friday at Davis Cemetery

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A4

 
VFW post plans Valentine’s Day Heroes Breakfast

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A4 | Gallery

Storyteller relies on nature as his subject on Saturday

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A4

 
Vote for your favorites in Readers’ Choice poll

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A4

Gerber nominations open now

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A10

 
.

Forum

Taking turns as the halfway house

By Creators Syndicate | From Page: B5

 
Tom Meyer cartoon

By Debbie Davis | From Page: A6

A family was torn apart, but we survived

By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: A6 | Gallery

 
Locals will join march for climate change

By Michelle Millet | From Page: A6

.

Sports

Four DHS wrestlers soar at McClellan Air Force Base

By Enterprise staff | From Page: B1

 
Aggie women almost get a sweep of Portland tennis teams

By Enterprise staff | From Page: B1 | Gallery

UCD women need to get in gear for a basketball road trip

By Bruce Gallaudet | From Page: B1 | Gallery

 
Anatomy of a hoops collapse: can Aggie men handle the pressure?

By Bruce Gallaudet | From Page: B1 | Gallery

UCD swims past Santa Barbara

By Enterprise staff | From Page: B2 | Gallery

 
Sports briefs: Eat ribs for the Davis Aquadarts

By Enterprise staff | From Page: B8

.

Features

Name Droppers: Lea Rosenberg leads Odd Fellows

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A5

 
.

Arts

Wynonna Judd will perform Feb. 13 in Vacaville

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A9

 
‘Ideation’ a funny, dark, thrilling farce — and more

By Bev Sykes | From Page: A9 | Gallery

 
DHS Idol finals will be a tough competition

By Krystal Lau | From Page: A9

.

Business

.

Obituaries

.

Comics

Comics: Tuesday, January 27, 2015 (set 1)

By Creator | From Page: B5

 
Comics: Tuesday, January 27, 2015 (set 2)

By Creator | From Page: B7