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Schmidt wins new District 7 seat on water board

Original post made on Nov 5, 2010

The newly created seat on the Santa Clara Valley Water District's board of directors will be filled by Brian Schmidt, a 43-year-old environmental lawyer from Mountain View.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, November 2, 2010, 10:36 PM

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Posted by Hardin
a resident of Cuesta Park
on Nov 5, 2010 at 12:53 pm

How refreshing to have 2 opposing candidates with disparate backgrounds and levels of experience treat each other with respect and deference.

It's more than polish, its professionalism that sets the standard for the rest of us, and how we should treat each other when dealing with public policy issues.

The negativity and name calling that this last election cycle generated was appalling and useless. If we can't treat each other as adults, how do we expect the next generation to be any more respectful?