Two Chinese American candidates, Philip Hu and Chin Ho Liao, will be competing with Juli Costanzo and John R. Harrington for two seats on the San Gabriel City Council in the upcoming election on Mar 8. Hu, currently serving on the San Gabriel school board, is a community college English professor. Liao, who promises to donate $10,000 of his annual income to the city, has been a community volunteer for the past 20 years. Costanzo has been on the council for the past eight years and is running for reelection. Harrington is a practicing lawyer specializing in consulting for construction companies.
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