Tim Rood 
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Re: “This Hole-in-the-Wall Is Doing What No Other Restaurant in Oakland Is

Can't wait to check it out! But East 23nd St and 10th Ave is Clinton, not Eastlake. https://localwiki.org/oakland/Clinton https://localwiki.org/oakland/Merritt

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Posted by Tim Rood on 02/05/2015 at 1:25 PM

Re: “Two Bay Area Incidents That Explain Why People Don't Trust Government

My city government wasted over $2m in taxpayer dollars on cost overruns on a badly mismanaged utility undergrounding project that benefitted only 144 homeowners, with staff keeping the mounting costs hidden from view for months. The Grand Jury declined to comment on the case.

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Posted by Tim Rood on 07/09/2013 at 9:46 PM

Re: “CEQA Reform Bill Is Too Modest

Just curious, are you the same Rob Anderson who used CEQA to stymie bicycle improvements in SF for years on the grounds that they would hurt the environment?

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Posted by Tim Rood on 05/09/2013 at 4:34 PM

Re: “How Well Do You Know Your Candidates?

Even the enlarged graphic is illegible.

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Posted by Tim Rood on 10/30/2012 at 9:19 PM

Re: “Oakland Zoo Campaign Spending Tops $800,000

Regarding zoo director's public admission of planned $1m campaign: View the tape of Piedmont LWV forum yourself at http://piedmont.granicus.com/MediaPlayer.p…

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Posted by Tim Rood on 10/30/2012 at 9:02 PM

Re: “Piedmont Election Results In; Rood and Sewer Tax Out

It speaks well of Piedmonters' level of civic engagement that turnout was so high. Typically only about 3,500 Piedmonters vote in these off-season, local-only elections.

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Posted by Tim Rood on 02/08/2012 at 9:22 PM

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