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November 8, 2016 — California General Election
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City of Palo AltoCandidate for City Council

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Lydia Kou

Residential Realtor
12,458 votes (13.3%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Foster confidence in our City government by ensuring residents' concerns are heard and their issues are addressed.
  • Address traffic problems with technology, good planning, and wise transportation investments. Transportation Demand Management must be funded and must include impactful penalties and annual tracking of the required measures.
  • Prevent displacement and affordability issues. Our policies should place focus on helping people/businesses who/which add extra value to our community.

Experience

Experience

Profession:Residential Realtor
Residential realtor, Keller Williams Palo Alto (2015–current)
Citizen Advisory Committee member - Comprehensive Plan Update, City of Palo Alto Comprehensive Plan Update — Appointed position (2015–current)

Community Activities

Pastoral Stewardship Committee, St. Thomas Aquinas Parsh (2015–current)
Our Lady of Rosary Site Committee, Our Lady of Rosary Church (2015–current)
Co-Chair - Measure A Parcel Tax campaign, Palo Alto Unified School District (2014–2015)
Trainer - Emergency Preparedness program, Palo Alto Neighborhoods (2007–2013)
Chair - Emergency Preparedness and Safety Committee, Barron Park Association (2004–2012)

Who supports this candidate?

Organizations (2)

  • Sierra Club - Loma Prieta Chapter
  • Palo Alto Weekly

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