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We deserve a voice

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Nicky, Jack & Leo

My approach

We deserve a representative who will fight for the interests of our neighborhoods, not someone whose day job compels him to recuse himself on major issues.

Having spent much of my career as a social entrepreneur, sustainable transportation advocate, and socially responsible investor, I have the skills to reform our city budget and planning processes to prioritize the health and safety of children, pedestrians, and bicyclists.

My priorities

We deserve a representative who supports bold ideas, like fighting Cox Cable’s broadband monopoly.

We deserve a representative who will reinvigorate State Street by turning part of it into a pedestrian mall and encouraging new mixed-use housing in the commercial core. We deserve a representative who supports food trucks.

District 6 residents deserve a voice

I will tirelessly pursue a train system linked to Ventura and I will stop outmoded projects that increase traffic on local streets.

I am an expert on bikesharing and home-sharing and proudly support such innovative and community enhancing business models.

I am a renter and Realtor who knows how to fight for lower rents and Tenants’ Rights.

No plans to run for higher office

Santa Barbara’s Downtown District deserves a representative who will be singularly focused on the interests of the district and city, not running for County Supervisor or other higher offices. The challenges at hand require a councilperson who is committed to serving a complete 4-year term.

I pledge to do so.

Jack in the news

Calling for competition – Protesting Cox Cable's new broadband rate increase
Calling for competition – Protesting Cox Cable's new broadband rate increase

City Council Candidate Campaigns for Fiber Optic Internet in Santa Barbara

As District 6 City Council candidate Jack Ucciferri went door-to-door to campaign, he found that…

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Chamber Questionnaire

Not only do I share the views of the majority of those surveyed who support…

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City Council Candidate Upset Over ‘Bernie Sanders’ Exclusion From Ballot Statement

Santa Barbara City Council candidate Jack Ucciferri, a self-professed “Berniecrat,” is upset that that the city…

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UCSB Leads Charge for Santa Barbara Bike-Sharing

For years, Santa Barbara’s cadre of well-organized bicycle agitators dared only dream that a South…

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A Modest Proposal to Revive State Street

There has been a lot of finger-pointing and hand-wringing of late about the sorry state…

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Trump’s Pick to Chair the SEC Is a Risk to Your Retirement Account

As we learned with the Great Recession-inducing stock market collapse almost a decade ago, when…

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Travel Ban Snares Santa Barbara

On Saturday at the Santa Barbara Airport, about 20 like-minded people gathered in an impromptu…

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Six Reasons to Rethink the South Coast’s Transportation Plan

Almost 10 years ago, Santa Barbara County voters overwhelmingly supported a half-cent sales tax to…

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Huffington Post Articles

Jack's been expounding on the issues that matter most to Santa Barbara residents. Catch up…

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The Advantages of STRs

I’ve always said that Santa Barbara is the best place in the world to come…

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Wellpoint’s Corporate Politics

Do you have health insurance here in California? If so, there’s a good chance you’re insured…

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Can Apple Find a Solution Worthy of Jobs’ Legacy?

By now we've all heard about the hot water Apple is in regarding inhumane manufacturingconditions in…

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Patently Offensive

Bad Recipe For Food System Security: 1. Combine Equal Parts Corporate Power, Lax Government Oversight, Short…

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