Chris Clark in line to be 2014 mayor | January 3, 2014 | Mountain View Voice | Mountain View Online |

Mountain View Voice

News - January 3, 2014

Chris Clark in line to be 2014 mayor

Job and housing growth to be a big issue next year

by Daniel DeBolt

It's a tradition that hasn't failed in almost 10 years: at the start of every new year, the city's vice mayor rotates into the job of mayor. Which means Vice Mayor Chris Clark is set to replace John Inks as mayor after only one year on the council, making him the city's first openly gay mayor and probably the youngest.

This story contains 929 words.

If you are a paid subscriber, check to make sure you have logged in. Otherwise our system cannot recognize you as having full free access to our site.

If you are a paid print subscriber and haven't yet set up an online account, click here to get your online account activated.

Email Daniel DeBolt at


Posted by Mary, a resident of Cuesta Park
on Jan 9, 2014 at 2:23 pm

Mayo says; "A lot of people who have lived in Mountain View for a long time don't necessarily recognize how hard it is to make that down payment and make that leap."
So does that mean he's out to punish the old-time Mountain View residents because he assumes we don't understand how hard it is to make that down payment?

Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.


Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: * Not sure?

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields