Pacheco announces candidacy for Walnut City Council

Press Release

For Immediate Release

January 18, 2014


Gayle Pacheco

(909) 274-9222

Bob Pacheco

(909) 274-9222


Pacheco announces candidacy for Walnut City Council


Walnut, CA – - Candidate for the Walnut City Council, Bob Pacheco, filed their nomination papers for the Walnut City Council election, set for April 8. Bob Pacheco is an experienced leader who will work with state and federal elected officials in order to bring much needed tax revenue to Walnut.  He seeks to develop policies that will attract new businesses to Walnut and will promote the growth of existing businesses.

Bob has served the city of Walnut since 1994 when he was appointed to the Walnut Planning Commission after having served on the Mayor’s Advisory Committee. Later in 1996 Bob successfully ran for and was elected to the Walnut City Council where he served for two years until he was elected to the California State Assembly in 1998. Bob has been the only person from the City of Walnut to serve in the California State Legislature. He served in the Legislature from 1998 until he was termed out in 2004. In July of 2013 Bob was appointed by the Walnut City Council to fill the unexpired term of former Councilmember Tom King.

Bob is involved in numerous community organizations including as founder of the Walnut Valley Educational Foundation and the Walnut Humanitarian Medical Mission. He is a founder of The Gabriel Foundation, which every year sponsors the annual Industry Charity Pro Rodeo. Most recently, Bob founded the newly formed Walnut Valley Symphony Orchestra and Master Chorale.

In the California State Legislature, Bob served as Vice Chair of the powerful California Assembly Judiciary and the Health Committees. He also served as Vice Chair of the Local Government and Higher Education Committee, as well as a key member of the Budget, Ethics and Appropriation Committees. He has extensive experience in government funding and budgeting issues.

Bob will continue his established history of accomplishment by serving our community and giving back to the City of Walnut.

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