< Back to All News

Three Elected to Grass Valley City Council

Voter Turnout in Nevada County was 49-point 8 percent for this General election. County voters  say “yes” to sales tax measures for Grass Valley and Nevada City; “no” to a  property tax assessment for  Pleasant Ridge School District residents; and on the Grass Valley City Council,  Howard Levine joins incumbents Jan Arbuckle and Lisa Swarthout in running the city.
Howard Levine who wins a seat on city council after twelve years running the Grass Valley Downtown Association says he wants to recapture leaking sales tax revenue.

Click here to listen to Howard Levine

Lisa Swarthout who returns to the city council for a third term  says she wants to complete unfinished business.

Click here to listen to Lisa Swarthout

And Jan Arbuckle, currently mayor of Grass Valley, received the most votes and appreciates the community support for a job well done.

Click here to listen to Jan Arbuckle

Jim  Firth came in  in fouth place behind Arbuckle, Swarthout and Levine.

KNCO Web Comments Guidelines

  1. Keep it clean. Comments with inappropriate language, no matter how cleverly spelled or decorated will not be posted.
  2. Comments on the way the story was written or misspelled words will be passed on to the story authors and not posted.
  3. Please use your real name. Anonymous comments or comments posted using a fake name or web handle may not be posted.
  4. Please use your real email address so we can contact you.
  5. No flaming. Any comments that are primarily of a name calling finger pointing nature may not be posted.
  6. The comment section is not a right it is a privilege. KNCO retains all rights as to what is posted on its website.

Leave A Comment



* captcha