San Francisco Chronicle/Erin Allday. 5/10/12, "Former San Mateo Mayor John Lee dies."
|John Lee (from SM Daily News)|
...Mr. Lee served three terms as mayor before retiring in 2010. In his 13 years in office - as mayor and on the City Council - Mr. Lee was known as a stubborn but respectful, policymaker who helped push major city development projects, including a downtown movie theater, a new library and a new police headquarters, colleagues said." Read Article.
Related articles-San Mateo County Times, 5/9/12, "John Lee, three-time mayor of San Mateo dies at 81." San Mateo Patch/Laura Dudnick, 5/8/12, "San Mateo mourns loss of former mayor John Lee," (Government, Obituaries).
San Mateo Daily Journal/John Mays, 5/8/1. "Former San Mateo mayor dies." (picture from this article), and San Mateo Daily Journal/John Mays, 5/9/12, "An outstanding public servant." (a personal account by the reporter).
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