Manhattan Beach is fortunate to have excellent Police, Fire and Paramedics.
Public Safety has always been my TOP PRIORITY
Vote NO on Prop 15!
One of my opponents SUPPORTS Prop 15 stating at the Downtown Business and Professional Association (DBPA) Forum on October 7: "Yes, I do support Proposition 15."
My "NO on Prop 15" response follows immediately on the short video
Police Department -STRONG FUNDING for all CURRENT and FUTURE Police operations
Bruce's Beach- No to Restitution, Restoration and Reparations
Fire Department- STRONG FUNDING, KEEP IT LOCAL- I oppose outsourcing to LA COUNTY
Strong Schools- Maintain Council’s efforts to assist our exceptional schools
Fiscally Responsible City Government- Ensure our City’s services and strong financial future
NO Homeless shelter in MB or RB- Must be a regional solution
STOP SACRAMENTO ZONING OVERREACH- Extremely harmful to Single Family Residence neighborhoods
Strong Environmental Protection & NO DESAL PLANT
- 36-year resident
- Extensive volunteer work with Schools, City, Youth Sports
- Current, relevant skills and City Commission Experience to preserve and provide oversight for City’s Budget and Operations
- Developed enterprise-wide distance learning solutions with large universities providing detailed analysis of client needs, budget and contracts
- Leadership positions with AT&T, NEC Technologies, McGraw Hill
- Bi-Partisan Mix of 9 Current and Former Mayor endorsements
- Happily married 30 years, father of two Pacific, MBMS, Mira Costa grads, grandfather
- Contributor and Volunteer for the ‘Thank You MBPD & MBFD’ sign drive delivering over 1,100 Signs around the city
- Worked on majority of MBUSD Bond measures. Support strong City-MBUSD partnership
- Pacific School PTA, School Site Council President
- Co-Creator of city-wide traffic and children’s safety programs- "Do Stop/Don't Speed" and "Stranger Danger"
- Coach of AYSO, MBLL, MBYB for 10 years
- Current Commissioner, Parking and Public Improvements (PPIC)
- City Council appointee to City-wide Advisory Committees including; Facilities Planning & Centennial Committee
- Big Brothers Volunteer
Please vote Joe Franklin