Galt City Council candidates focus on public safety
- Mike McCune at a glance
Background: He was born in Modesto before
moving to Lodi and graduating from Tokay High School. He then lived
in the Bay Area before moving to Galt.
Family: He is married to Denise and has four
Occupation: He works for the Department of
Corrections and Rehabilitation.
Education: He received his bachelor’s degree in
criminal justice and also has his fire science certificate.
Community activities and board memberships: He
is a volunteer with the Herald Fire Department, works at soup
kitchens in Modesto and often makes donations to the United Way. He
also is a volunteer for the Jesse Baker Run out of Elk Grove.
He has lived in Galt ... for eight years.
In the last two years, he has attended ...
about 75 percent of the meetings, whether in person or online.
Hobbies: He enjoys fishing, hunting and working
out at Moore’s Karate. He likes to try and outdo himself in the
yard. On the weekends, he often goes to the Country Kitchen in Lodi
with his wife and kids.
What is a perfect day for McCune? “The thing
that I like most is spending time with my family. My folks
instilled that in me a long time ago. It is something I do every
Saturday and Sunday, even if it basically shopping. I like the
simple stuff, the basic down to Earth kind of stuff.”
Posted: Tuesday, October 26, 2010 12:00 am
Updated: 6:10 am, Tue Oct 26, 2010.
Mike McCune wants the Galt City Council to be more accountable
and transparent to the public.
He often talks with neighbors and people while shopping, and he
is worried that the council is at a point where it can do whatever
it wants because people don’t go to the meetings.
Tuesday, October 26, 2010 12:00 am.
Updated: 6:10 am.