For Immediate Release
Press Contact: Mark Numainville, Acting Deputy City Clerk, (510) 981-6909

THREE WRITE-IN CANDIDATES QUALIFY FOR NOVEMBER ELECTION

Berkeley, California (Wednesday, October 22, 2008) - The filing period for write-in candidates closed on October 21, with three candidates having completed all the required nomination documents to become qualified write-in candidates.

All three candidates filed for the office of Mayor and are eligible to receive write-in votes on the November ballot.

The three candidates are Kahlil Jacobs-Fantauzzi, Richard Lorren Jolly, and Zachary RunningWolf.

Information on all city candidates, including the qualified write-in candidates, is available on the City of Berkeley website at www.CityofBerkeley.info/clerk.

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