City of Hayward Election, June 2014
Ideas for Hayward
Sherman Lewis, with help from many civic activists around town, wrote a report, “Ideas for Hayward,” to discuss most of the issues facing Hayward. It has detailed background information on all of the questions asked of the candidates. The PDF (linked below) allows you to click on an item in the table of contents to access the topics that most concern you.
Mayoral candidates: Mayoral candidates commented on the “Ideas for Hayward” report, and their comments are shown below. Sherman Lewis and several of his advisors discussed the issues for an hour or more with each candidate on January 24, 2014, at Frank Goulart’s historic Linekin building.
City Council candidates: All the City Council candidates were sent “Ideas for Hayward.” They were also sent a long questionnaire based on the report. Finally they were sent a follow-up with the five most important questions. Their responses are shown in the PDF below.
City of Hayward Election, June 2012
For the City of Hayward 2012 election, questions and background information were sent to all City Council candidates. The questionnaire, candidate replies, and background materials are linked below.