A Few of My Accomplishments

Accomplishments - Ernie Sheldon Folsom City Council 2016

  • Wrote the first Park Master Plan in 1987
  • Served 20 years on the Parks and Recreation Commission. During my tenure we built 43 new parks in Folsom
  • Named Outstanding California Park Commissioner in 2002 by the California Park and Recreation Society
  • Ernie Sheldon Park named in my honor for outstanding dedication to Folsom parks and the City of Folsom and I’m still living
  • Proposed the Folsom Aquatic Center and did the organizing and research leading to council approval
  • Proposed the value of purchasing the Folsom Sports Complex and established the funding proposal which the council approved. Final payment was made in January 2013
  • Fund raised $700,000 for the remodel of the Livermore Youth Football Field
  • Proposed and researched the feasibility of retaining the fire station and remodeling it into the current Senior and Arts Cultural Center
  • Spearheaded planning, designing and construction of the Folsom Veterans Memorial
  • Sole fundraiser for the Veterans Day Parade which grew from 23 participants to 2900 under my guidance
  • Served as Library Commissioner and was original Director of the Friends of Folsom Library
  • Participated with the Folsom Cordova Unified School District in finishing one high school, building a new one and modernizing many of our older elementary schools
  • Was a signer of Bond Measure G
  • Executive Director of the Folsom Athletic Association-raised over $1,000,000 for Folsom recreational activities and facilities and awarded $80,000 worth of scholarships for high school seniors. Raised more than $300,000 profits from Fireworks sales for Folsom youth sports groups

Fighting for Quality of Life in Folsom

Ernie Sheldon for Folsom City Council 2016
7230 Pine Grove Way • Folsom, CA 95630
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