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Atherton: Jim Dobbie resigns from council

Original post made on Mar 6, 2014

Jim Dobbie, a six-year Atherton City Council member, has resigned his post, only eight months before his term was to end. He is suffering from an as-yet undiagnosed health problem that has left him too frail to continue serving, according to his wife, Pat.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, March 5, 2014, 7:30 PM

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Posted by Keith Wollenberg
a resident of Atherton: West Atherton
on Mar 6, 2014 at 1:29 pm

I wish Jim the swiftest of recoveries, and thank him for his long service to his town.


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Posted by Duff McDerrmott
a resident of Atherton: Lindenwood
on Mar 6, 2014 at 5:08 pm

Thank you Jim for your service. I haven't always agreed with you, but you stepped up and did an important job for our town. Hope you get well soon.


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Posted by Peter Carpenter
a resident of Atherton: Lindenwood
on Mar 6, 2014 at 7:29 pm

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Thank you Jim for your long and dedicated service to our Town.


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Posted by Jenny Redo
a resident of Atherton: West Atherton
on Mar 7, 2014 at 1:23 pm

Jim, thank you for all of your service and volunteer hours. I hope you recover quickly and fully.


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