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California State Senator Mark DeSaulnier
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Senator DeSaulnier was elected to the Senate in 2008. He has a leadership role on key issues including government reform, labor, transportation, the environment, health care, local government, and public safety.
In the Senate, DeSaulnier chairs the Transportation and Housing Committee and the Subcommittee #3 of Budget and Fiscal Review Committee pertaining to Health & Human Services. He also sits on the Senate Committees on Budget & Fiscal Review, Health, Energy, Utilities & Communications, Labor & Industrial Relations, and Governance & Finance and Joint Legislative Budget Committee.
DeSaulnier has served in public office for more than 20 years. From 1991 to 1993 DeSaulnier served as a Concord city councilmember and mayor. DeSaulnier was appointed to the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors in 1994 and was thrice re-elected. DeSaulnier championed several efforts including Expansion of SR 4, BART to eastern Contra Costa County, and fourth bore of the Caldecott Tunnel.
Born in Lowell, MA, DeSaulnier earned his BA in History from the College of the Holy Cross. As a young man in Massachusetts, DeSaulnier worked as a probation officer, a warehouse worker, and a hotel services employee. DeSaulnier was a member of the Teamsters International and the Hotel Employees and Restaurant Employees International unions.
In the early 1970s DeSaulnier moved to California. Over the next 35 years, DeSaulnier owned several restaurants. He has been a small business owner most of his career.
Located on the corner of Treat and Jones Rd at 1350 Treat Blvd. Entrance to our parking garage is located on Jones Rd.