01.14.2021

Homelessness Key Issue For New Stockton Mayor Kevin Lincoln

Homelessness Key Issue For New Stockton Mayor Kevin Lincoln Photo by Andrew Nixon / CapRadio

In the November election, the people of Stockton voted for a change in leadership — electing Kevin Lincoln as the city’s new mayor and ousting high-profile Mayor Michael Tubbs, who has held the office since 2017.

Lincoln grew up in Stockton and joined the Marine Corps at age 20. He then worked as a district manager for a private security company in the Bay Area before moving back to Stockton and working as the executive administrator for a local nonprofit church.

Lincoln spoke with CapRadio’s Insight about his priorities as mayor and how he plans to bring change to the city. He was sworn in on Jan. 13.

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