District 1 Vice Mayor Thelda Williams

 

 

Statement From Councilwoman Williams on the Passing of Calvin C. Goodehttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/district-1/1678City Council District 112/24/2020 1:00:00 AMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/1678/Newsroom_Council_Statement_01.jpgStatement From Councilwoman Williams on the Passing of Calvin C. Goode<div class="ExternalClass5843DB53827A4459B342C84AD393B924"><html> <p>​<span id="ms-rterangepaste-start"></span>“Today we lost a living legend. Calvin broke down barriers, uplifted our city and through his leadership challenged us all to do better. His statesmanship lead to an ordinance that prohibited workplace discrimination, he was instrumental in the observance of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday and championed many programs that still touch the lives of many Phoenicians today. His legacy is all around us and Phoenix is a better place because of him."<span id="ms-rterangepaste-end"></span><br></p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/district1Newsdistrict-1
October 2 Statement from Councilwoman Williams on 2020 Census https://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/district-1/1546City Council District 110/2/2020 8:00:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/1546/Newsroom_Council_Statement_01.jpgOctober 2 Statement from Councilwoman Williams on 2020 Census <div class="ExternalClass73939724F844434F8738499C4FBADDA1"><html> <p>​“Thank you for your participation in the 2020 Census. As counting wraps up for the 2020 Census, I want to thank our residents who fulfilled their civic duty and responded, doing so will help to shape resources for children and our community over the next decade. I appreciate all of the Census workers, volunteers,  community partners, count committee members and government employees who worked so hard to help  residents get counted."​<br><br></p> <p style="text-align:center;"> <img style="margin:5px;width:462px;height:125px;" src="/district1site/MediaAssets/Census_iCount_cityofphx_logolockup_RGB_h_Opt3%20(002).png" /> <br> </p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/district1Newsdistrict-1
September 25 Statement From Councilwoman Williams on 2020 Censushttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/district-1/1532City Council District 19/25/2020 8:45:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/1532/Newsroom_Council_Statement_01.jpgSeptember 25 Statement From Councilwoman Williams on 2020 Census<div class="ExternalClass3C899673CAC9408D871B076E93F2CE66"><html>​"​The 2020 Census deadline is here!  Just 5 days left to respond before the Wednesday, Sept. 30 deadline. It is not too late to submit your response to the 2020 Census, it is safe and just 10 minutes of your time will have a significant impact on funds returned from the federal government over the next decade. To respond, simply visit <a href="https://icount2020.info/" target="_blank">iCount2020.info</a>; or call 1-844-330-2020 English, 1-844-468- 2020 Spanish.<br><br>If you have any questions, call my office at 602-262-7444."<br><br>National Self-Response  66.3%<br>Arizona Self-Response   63.4%<br>Phoenix Self-Response   65.2%​<br><br><div style="text-align:center;"><img style="margin:5px;width:428px;height:120px;" alt="" src="/district1site/MediaAssets/Census_iCount_cityofphx_logolockup_RGB_h_Opt3%20(002).png" /><br></div></html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/district1Newsdistrict-1
September 18 Statement From Councilwoman Williams on 2020 Census https://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/district-1/1514City Council District 19/18/2020 8:00:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/1514/Newsroom_Council_Statement_01.jpgSeptember 18 Statement From Councilwoman Williams on 2020 Census <div class="ExternalClass5424E79D3E60432D98A8EA1B205C9A48"><html> ​<span style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:17.3333px;">“We have just 12 days left to respond to the 2020 Census. Arizona currently ranks 45th among states and territories with a total enumeration rate (self-response plus nonresponse follow up) of 88.9%. This means we have just under two weeks to get counted. </span><br style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:17.3333px;"><br style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:17.3333px;"><span style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:17.3333px;"> A complete count is critical to determining how taxpayer dollars will be returned to communities for the next decade. Undercounts literally translate to lost revenue for much needed programs in our community. Programs such as public safety planning, including police and fire stations; hospitals and healthcare; food assistance programs, help for the homeless; highway planning; construction; public transit; emergency management; education and Head Start; school lunches; disaster response; housing assistance are all funded through census counts.</span><br style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:17.3333px;"><br style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:17.3333px;"><span style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:17.3333px;">You also can still respond online, by phone or by mail, simply visit </span><a target="_blank" href="https://icount2020.info/"><span style="font-size:17.3333px;">iCount2020.info</span></a><span style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:17.3333px;">; or call 1-844-330-2020 English, 1-844-468-2020 Spanish; or respond by mail. <br></span><br style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:17.3333px;"><span style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:17.3333px;"> If you have any questions, call my office at 602-262-7444." <br></span><br style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:17.3333px;"><span style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:17.3333px;"> National self-response rate:  66.0%<br></span><span style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:17.3333px;">Arizona self-response rate:   62.9%<br></span><span style="font-size:17.3333px;background-color:window;color:windowtext;">Phoenix self-response rate:   64.5% ​</span><span style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:17.3333px;"><br></span><p style="text-align:center;"><span style="color:windowtext;font-size:10pt;background-color:window;"><img style="margin:5px;width:300px;height:300px;" alt="" src="/district1site/MediaAssets/12daystogo.jpeg" /><br></span></p> <p style="text-align:center;">​<br></p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/district1Newsdistrict-1
September 11 Statement from Councilwoman Williams on 2020 Censushttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/district-1/1499City Council District 19/11/2020 9:00:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/1499/Newsroom_Council_Statement_01.jpgSeptember 11 Statement from Councilwoman Williams on 2020 Census<div class="ExternalClass7B4831467C284108ACC1FB3F82856830"><html>​“The U.S. Census Bureau deadline to respond to the Census is Sept. 30.  Get Counted! It just takes 10 minutes to respond, don't delay.<br><br>You also can still respond online, by phone or by mail, simply visit <a target="_blank" href="https://icount2020.info/">iCount2020.info</a>; or call 1-844-330-2020 English, 1-844-468- 2020 Spanish; or respond by mail. If you have any questions, call my office at 602-262-7444."<br> <br>National self-response rate:  65.7%<br>Arizona self-response rate:   62.4%<br><p>Phoenix self-response rate:   63.9%<br></p><p style="text-align:center;"><img style="margin:5px;width:363px;height:245px;" src="/district1site/MediaAssets/censustaker.jpeg" /><br></p></html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/district1Newsdistrict-1


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On the Issues with Councilwoman Thelda Williams - Phoenix Sister Cities and Chinese Week4331https://i.ytimg.com/vi/1C6HjWh2Xvg/hqdefault.jpgOn the Issues with Councilwoman Thelda Williams - Phoenix Sister Cities and Chinese Weekhttps://www.phoenix.gov/phxtv/video/Video/4331On this episode of “On the Issues,” Councilwoman Thelda Williams highlights the importance of the Phoenix Sister Cities program in fostering relationships between the residents of Phoenix and it’s sister cities through economic development and education and cultural exchange programs. In the first half of the show, Councilwoman Williams explores the Sister Cities Program with Protocol Program Administrator Paula West. In the second half of the show, the councilwoman and Paula are joined by Elaine Wong, president of Phoenix Chinese Week, to learn more about this year’s Chinese Week festivities, held each February in Phoenix at Margaret T. Hance Park. For more information: http://phoenixsistercities.org http://phoenixchineseweek.org0x0120D520A8080024BEB85F89C3F04A914B972402332B7A00CAE6754F5A4FF84B9A33352EE2524CFAtext/html; charset=utf-8 PHX11Video
On the Issues with Councilwoman Thelda Williams - Transportation 20504157https://i.ytimg.com/vi/EGyIXuYIuF0/hqdefault.jpgOn the Issues with Councilwoman Thelda Williams - Transportation 2050https://www.phoenix.gov/phxtv/video/Video/4157On this episode of “On the Issues,” Councilwoman Thelda Williams is focusing on transportation and the major expansion of service hours for the city’s buses, funded by Transit 2050 funds, that just kicked off citywide. While the expanded bus service has made it easier and more convenient for residents to get to work, school and shopping, it also has created career opportunities for drivers, mechanics and bus yard staff at the city’s contract bus operators. Phoenix Public Transit Department Director Maria Hyatt is on hand in the studio to discuss the current and planned improvements from Transit 2050, while Dave Todd, Assistant General Manager with Transdev Services, talks about their efforts to recruit new employees to fill the demand for expanded bus service. 0x0120D520A8080024BEB85F89C3F04A914B972402332B7A00CAE6754F5A4FF84B9A33352EE2524CFAtext/html; charset=utf-8 PHX11Video
On the Issues with Councilwoman Thelda Williams - Animal and Domestic Violence and Deer Valley Airport5067https://i.ytimg.com/vi/wU1sJ3lQm3g/hqdefault.jpgOn the Issues with Councilwoman Thelda Williams - Animal and Domestic Violence and Deer Valley Airporthttps://www.phoenix.gov/phxtv/video/Video/5067On this episode of "On the Issues," Councilwoman Thelda Williams discusses the connection between domestic violence and animal abuse with City Prosecutor Vicki Hill and Elizabeth Ortiz of the Arizona Prosecuting Attorney's Advisory Council. Later in the show, Councilwoman Williams sits down with Deer Valley Airport Manager Ed Faron to discuss development at Deer Valley Airport, including hanger development, west perimeter road reconstruction, new signage and more.0x0120D520A8080024BEB85F89C3F04A914B972402332B7A00CAE6754F5A4FF84B9A33352EE2524CFAtext/html; charset=utf-8 PHX11Video
On the Issues with Councilwoman Thelda Williams - Metrocenter and Redevelopment4223https://i.ytimg.com/vi/gJqvj9EXp5o/hqdefault.jpgOn the Issues with Councilwoman Thelda Williams - Metrocenter and Redevelopmenthttps://www.phoenix.gov/phxtv/video/Video/4223On this episode of “On the Issues,” Councilwoman Thelda Williams is focused on redevelopment projects in District 1, especially planned renovations for Metrocenter Mall. The councilwoman interviews Christine Mackay, director of the city’s Community and Economic Development Department, about redevelopment throughout District 1 and how plans for Metrocenter will impact economic development in the city. Then she talks with Warren Fink, COO of the Carlyle Development Group, the firm redeveloping Metrocenter Mall about their plans for creating a mixed-use development at the site. 0x0120D520A8080024BEB85F89C3F04A914B972402332B7A00CAE6754F5A4FF84B9A33352EE2524CFAtext/html; charset=utf-8 PHX11Video
On the Issues with Councilwoman Thelda Williams - Paint Phoenix Purple Campaign and Blockwatch Programs - October 20164051https://i.ytimg.com/vi/xhC0nzHbkcQ/hqdefault.jpgOn the Issues with Councilwoman Thelda Williams - Paint Phoenix Purple Campaign and Blockwatch Programs - October 2016https://www.phoenix.gov/phxtv/video/Video/4051On this episode of “On the Issues,” Councilwoman Thelda Williams discusses the city’s Paint Phoenix Purple campaign to prevent domestic violence with Mo Gallegos, Director of the city of Phoenix Human Services Department. Phoenix is a leader in preventing and ending domestic violence and marks each October as Paint Phoenix Purple to increase awareness. In the second segment, Councilwoman Williams focuses on Blockwatch, G.A.I.N. (Getting Arizona Interested in Neighborhoods) night and the Phoenix Neighborhood Patrol program, a partnership with the Phoenix Police that certifies block watch groups through classes and training. She’s joined by Sgt. Scott Cain from the Phoenix Police Department and Frank Steinmetz, chair of the Cactus Wren Neighborhood Block Watch. 0x0120D520A8080024BEB85F89C3F04A914B972402332B7A00CAE6754F5A4FF84B9A33352EE2524CFAtext/html; charset=utf-8 PHX11Video


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