Category Archives: Dave Renison

Holman: Renison would have been formidable opponent

Dave Renison, who withdrew this morning from the campaign in City Council District 1, has not returned telephone calls for comment, and the reason for his dropping out remains unclear. Incumbent Councilman Elbert Holman Jr. said this morning, “Why he is dropping out of the race, I don’t know, but he would have been a formidable [...]

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Renison out

Dave Renison announced this morning that he is withdrawing his candidacy in north Stockton’s City Council District 1, in which he sought to oust Councilman Elbert Holman Jr. Renison, a real estate agent and software technology distributor, issued a written statement in which he said “after much soul-searching and in consultation with my wife and [...]

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Renison on the Holman poll

City Council candidate Dave Renison said Thursday that he was not behind a recent poll concerning police and fire salaries and Elbert Holman Jr., the north side councilman Renison is trying to unseat. Renison said he does not know who paid for the poll.

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More from a town hall: Pulling hair

Mayor Ann Johnston is introducing herself. “I’m a brand new mayor, although now it’s been nine months,” she said. Johnston said she has had lots of days when she would like to pull out her hair but that she is enjoying her time in office. As she has at previous town halls in other areas of [...]

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More from City Hall: Renison asks Holman to step down on Ford matter

5:45 p.m.: Public comment is open. Mayor Ann Johnston is limiting comments to three minutes instead of five. She said that is because she has a large number of comment cards. The Rev. Glen Shields has elected to wait to speak until the agenda item concerning Ford is up. William Childress, then is first. He is [...]

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Renison campaign begins

Dave Renison began his City Council campaign Monday in his backyard in a north side subdivision. Renison, 56, was bested in his bid for appointment to the District 1 seat in January by Councilman Elbert Holman Jr., who also is running for election.   Renison, a real estate agent and software technology distributor, had on hand for the occasion [...]

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