SAN JOSE – Santa Clara
County Supervisor Joe Simitian today called for a year of partnership and
progress at the State of the County address.
last month was unanimously elected as President of the Board, highlighted
programs like senior transportation, disability-friendly playgrounds, and the
preservation of affordable housing, and applauded the partnerships within and
outside the County that made them possible.
introduced by Erika Escalante, President of the Buena Vista Residents’
Association, who worked with Simitian to preserve the Buena Vista Mobile Home
Park in Palo Alto.
“As the year
unfolds you’ll hear me return again and again to these two themes: partnership
and progress,” said Simitian. “I’m confident that however tumultuous the scene
may be at the state or national level, progress can be made — will be made — by
good people partnering with one another to make progress for us all.”
Verbatim Remarks - State of the County 2018
Posted: February 6, 2018
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