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John Arena, 45th Ward 

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ENTERED OFFICE: Rookie, defeating John Garrido in a runoff after incumbent Patrick Levar opted not to run

PREVIOUS LIFE: Graphic design company owner

KEY CAMPAIGN MANEUVER: Slammed Garrido for the meter deal though neither was in the council to vote on it and both opposed it

FIRST TERM GOAL: Try to move Garrido out of ward—or city, if possible—in upcoming remap

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