Gilbert Mayor candidate and current Mayor John Lewis,right, gives a brief speech thanking his supporters while attending an election night party, Tuesday, August 28, 2012, at Town Council member Jenn Daniels' home in Gilbert. [Tim Hacker/Tribune]
Healing Field 9/11 Memorial
Tempe Mayor Mark Mitchell give a welcome during the Healing Field 9/11 Memorial vigil at Tempe Town Lake on Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012.
Mountain Vista Medical Center Partnership with the Mesa Fire Department
Mesa Mayor Scott Smith,left, speaks during a press conference announcing the fire departments partnership with Mountain Vista Medical Center, to respond to low-level 911 calls, Wednesday, August 15, 2012 in Mesa as Mesa Fire Chief Harry Beck, right, looks on. [Tim Hacker/ Tribune]
Posted: Saturday, October 6, 2012 9:01 am
Updated: 3:56 pm, Wed Dec 3, 2014.
Mayors from Gilbert, Mesa and Tempe will join a new group “dedicated to improving education statewide,” it was announced Friday.
Mesa Mayor Scott Smith, Gilbert Mayor John Lewis and Tempe Mayor Mark Mitchell will join in the Arizona Mayors Education Roundtable during a press conference next week. The group hopes to expand its membership in the next year, according to a news release.
Former West Virginia Gov. Bob Wise, who now leads the Alliance for Excellent Education, will kick off the first meeting at the Burton Barr Central Library, Children’s Section, 1221 N. Central Ave., Phoenix.
Saturday, October 6, 2012 9:01 am.
Updated: 3:56 pm.