News Release News Release The City of Palo Alto
Communications Department
650-329-2607
250 Hamilton Ave
Palo Alto, CA 94301

11/3/2008

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
PRESS RELEASE 11/03/2008
Subject :

November 3, 2008, Special Election Measure N
Contact : Donna Grider, City Clerk    650-329-2226
Palo Alto, CA – The Municipal Code Section 2.40.040 requires on the Friday preceding any election that the City Clerk publish in a newspaper of general circulation (Palo Alto Weekly) the name of each person and committee from whom a contribution totaling $50 or more has been received. The ad was published on Friday, October 31, 2008; however, some of the information from a July 2008 filing was inadvertently left out of the ad, according to City Clerk Donna Grider. Here is the list of contributors to the Better Libraries for Palo Alto Committee that was omitted from the newspaper ad:

NAME   -   AMOUNT
   $500 - Anne Avis
   $250 - Bern Beecham 
   $250 - Pat Burt
   $500 - Anna  Carrasco
   $500 - Tony Carrasco                                                                                               
$1,000 - Classic Communities,Inc.                                                                    
   $150 - Robert Cormack                                                                                          
   $150 - Peter Drekmeier                                                                                          
$5,000 - Friends of the Palo Alto Library                                                                  
   $250 - Mark Gates                                                                                                   
   $500 - Maria Gault                                                                                                     
   $500 - Nicholas Gault 
$1,000 - Diane Jennings                                                                                            
   $500 - Lenore Jones                                                                                               
$1,000 - Charles Keenan                                                                                          
$1,000 - Yoriko Kishimoto                                                                                         
$1,000 - Larry Klein                                                                                                   
$2,000 - John McNellis                                                                                               
$5,000 - John Melton                                                                                                 
   $100 - Jack Morton                                                                                                  
$5,000 - Palo Alto Library Foundation                                                                      
   $500 - Susan Rosenberg                                                                                        
   $100 - Greg Schmid                                                                                               
$3,500 - Sid Espinosa for City Council                                                                   
$5,000 - Shilpa Singhai                                                                                              
    $50 - Dana Tom                                                                                                     
$2,500 - Yiaway Yeh for Palo Alto City Council                                                      

The corrected ad with all contributions is posted on the Palo Alto Weekly's homepage at http://www.paloaltoonline.com as a banner ad along the right side of their page and will appear on Monday, November 3 and Tuesday, November 4. Print ads will appear in the Palo Alto Daily News and Daily Post newspapers on Tuesday, November 4. Copies of the ad will be available at places tonight for the Council and the public. All campaign statements are public records and are available for inspection in the Office of the City Clerk, 250 Hamilton Avenue, 7th Floor.





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