Fred Keeley, Scott Newsome and Renee Golder won their Santa Cruz City Council races. (Kara Meyberg Guzman — Santa Cruz Local file)
SANTA CRUZ >> Fred Keeley, Scott Newsome and Renee Golder won their Santa Cruz City Council races, according to official election results posted Dec. 6.
Prior to the Nov. 8 election, Santa Cruz Local interviewed and surveyed 140 City of Santa Cruz residents about what issues they wanted the candidates to address.
Voters’ top priorities were:
- A need for affordable housing development.
- A desire for solutions to homelessness.
Here is where the top vote getters stand on the issues, based on our interviews with the candidates.
Fred Keeley, candidate for Santa Cruz Mayor
Read Santa Cruz Local’s Election Guide on the Santa Cruz City Council to learn about:
- Council members’ roles and responsibilities.
- The new district boundaries and format for council elections.
- Candidates’ profiles and voting records.