Arizona’s state funding for education remains among the lowest in the country. The talent pool can make more money doing something else so recruiters must think outside the box to land them.
Free, online K-12 charter for students with autism and other learning issues is expanding this school year to meet a growing request for online classes.
Charitable organizations are raising funds and providing clothing and supplies for school children who need them as the new school year is upon them.
New Chandler city manager Joshua Wright joined the city in 2017 as assistant city manager and has been acting city manager since March.
A nearly four-year, 11-mile massive rebuilding of Interstate 10, including the headache-inducing Broadway Curve in Tempe, begins Friday, July 23.
Veteran jurist Alicia Skupin received a two-year appointment by Chandler City Council as Municipal Court chief magistrate.
It is difficult to find qualified recruits who even want to do the job, Chief Sean Duggan says, and Chandler competes with other communities for a small pool of qualified candidates.
The building, at 3435 S. McQueen Road southeast of Queen Creek Road, is expected to employ approximately 150 within three years at the 129,680 square-foot newly constructed facility.
Among finalists is acting City Manager Josh Wright.
Chandler’s rapidly increasing population – now estimated at 260,000 – has brought with it a need for more bonding authority to cover capital improvements, the city says.