Richard Valle was elected in 2012 and agin in 2014 to serve on the Alameda County Board of Supervisors, District 2. He has focused on collectively working with the community to identify solutions to long standing issues that impact our communities. Particularly focusing on youth development, employment and training, and delivering improved social services. Through initiatives like Science in the Park which makes science and health living fun for youth, increasing contracting opportunities for local District Two businesses, and stabilizing St. Rose Hospital Supervisor Valle is working to achieve the quality of life we strive for in our communities.
Supervisor Valle served as a Union City Councilmember for 13 years from 1997 to 2010. During that time, he introduced and chaired a number of significant ordinances and tax measures such as the Affordable Housing Ordinance, Measure AA for municipal services, Measure UU for Public Safety and Measure B for New Haven Schools.