Candace Andersen has been appointed to fill the remaining term of District 2
Supervisor Gayle Uilkema. Andersen, who received 60% of the vote in the June
primary was to have taken the seat in January, however Monday evening she was
asked by California State Governor Jerry Brown’s office to begin the term as of
June 26, 2012.
Andersen informed Town Manager Joe Calabrigo of the appointment and resigned
her position on the Town Council. At their regularly scheduled meeting Tuesday
morning, the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors accepted the appointment
and Andersen was sworn in by Contra Costa County Clerk Steve Weir.
At their next
regular meeting on July 3, 2012, the Town Council will select a new Mayor and
Vice-Mayor to fill out the remainder of the terms, which end December 4, 2012.
will remain vacant through December, with a new council member being chosen in
the November General Election.
information, contact Town Manager Joe Calabrigo at (925) 314-3388 or firstname.lastname@example.org.