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Betty Guardado ​​ ​



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Councilwoman Guardado Hosts Second Annual 'Very Merry Maryvale' Holiday Celebrationhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/district-5/2174City Council District 512/15/2021 10:00:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/2174/Newsroom_Council_News_05.jpgCouncilwoman Guardado Hosts Second Annual 'Very Merry Maryvale' Holiday Celebration<div class="ExternalClass0B8D636B4B924077B67646E4036FC416"><html> <p><span style="font-size:17.3333px;font-family:Calibri;">Phoenix Councilwoman Betty Guardado is inviting families to the second annual Very Merry Maryvale Holiday Celebration December 16th, at the Maryvale Community Center. The free event for youth ages 3 - 12 w​ill feature food, music, games, and gifts for registered families. Plus, Santa Claus will be dropping by for a visit! <br style=""><strong style="">Who</strong>: Councilwoman Betty Guardado, in partnership with Phoenix Parks and Recreation and Cartwright School District<br style=""><strong style="">When</strong>: Thursday, December 16 from 6 - 9 p.m.<br style=""><strong style="">Where</strong>: Maryvale Community Center - 4420 N 51st Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85031<br style=""></span></p><p><span style="font-size:17.3333px;font-family:Calibri;">Our proud sponsors are the Arizona Coyotes, Chicanos Por La Causa, Mariscos El Nuevo Altata, and the United Phoenix Firefighters Local 493.<br style=""></span></p><p><span style="font-family:Calibri;"><span style="font-size:17.3333px;">Registration for this event is full.</span><br></span></p><p><img style="margin:5px;width:311px;height:477px;" alt="" src="/newssite/PublishingImages/Merry%20Maryvale%202021.JPG" /><img style="margin:5px;width:311px;height:478px;" alt="" src="/newssite/PublishingImages/Merry%20Maryvale%20SPA%202021.JPG" /><br></p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/district5Newsdistrict-5
Trust and cooperation with neighborhoods pave the way for historic project to serve Arizona seniors experiencing homelessnesshttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/district-5/2137City Council District 511/15/2021 7:00:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/2137/Newsroom_Council_News_05.jpgTrust and cooperation with neighborhoods pave the way for historic project to serve Arizona seniors experiencing homelessness<div class="ExternalClassFDDA0083ADA3479380A9369142FBBB0E"><html>​(Phoenix, AZ) On Tuesday, November 16, at 3:30 PM, Phoenix City Councilwoman Betty Guardado will join neighborhood leaders and service providers in the signing of a Good Neighborhood Agreement for Project Haven, a temporary housing development that will serve up to 170 seniors experiencing homelessness at a time.<br><br>The Good Neighbor Agreement solidifies the advocacy of local residents and the commitment of Central Arizona Shelter Services (CASS), who will own and operate the project, to provide a safe and secure project. “The agreement is the product of extensive conversations between CASS’s leadership team and neighbors,” says Phoenix City Councilwoman Betty Guardado. “I hope it becomes a model for how community concerns are addressed and trusting relationships can be built.”<br><br><div>At the event, CASS will also announce the members of a new neighborhood advisory committee that will ensure the successful implementation of the Good Neighbor Agreement.</div><div>Project Haven will address the dramatic increase in the number of seniors experiencing homelessness. As CASS CEO Lisa Glow explains: “Across the country, millions of older adults exist on the economic edge. Many become homeless when their rents are raised; others when they have a medical crisis or lose a spouse.” CASS saw a 31% increase in the 55-and-older homeless population between 2016 and 2019.</div><div><span style="background-color:window;color:windowtext;font-size:10pt;"><br></span></div><div><span style="background-color:window;color:windowtext;font-size:10pt;">The event will take place on Tuesday, November 16, 2021, at 3:30 PM at the Phoenix Inn, located at 8152 N. Black Canyon Highway, Phoenix, AZ.</span></div><div><span style="background-color:window;color:windowtext;font-size:10pt;"><br></span></div><div><span style="background-color:window;color:windowtext;font-size:10pt;"><strong>Media Contact:</strong></span></div><div><div><span style="background-color:window;color:windowtext;font-size:10pt;">Phoenix City Council District 5</span><br></div><div>Andrew Wunder, Chief of Staff</div><div>(480) 415-6545</div><div>andrew.wunder@phoenix.gov<br></div></div></html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/district5Newsdistrict-5
Community Cleanup Effort Underscores Strength of Neighborhood Groupshttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/district-5/2134City Council District 511/9/2021 7:15:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/2134/cleanup.jpgCommunity Cleanup Effort Underscores Strength of Neighborhood Groups<div class="ExternalClass2C18920940AF489DB45EEBE8AA60E8F6"><html> <p>​Community cleanup effort underscores strength of neighborhood groups and city commitment to vibrant communities</p> <p> On Saturday, November 13, at 9 AM, volunteers will gather to participate in a community cleanup, stretching from 19th to 27th Avenue and Glendale to Northern Avenue. The community mobilization is being organized by various organizations, including 19North Community Alliance, the Violence Impact Project, the Washington Park Neighborhood Association, Grand Canyon University, and Phoenix City Councilwoman Betty Guardado.  <br> </p> <p>“When we work together to improve our community, we build strong and safe neighborhoods for all our families to enjoy,” said Councilwoman Guardado. “I am inspired to see neighborhood groups, residents, city departments, students, and families come together for our community clean-up.” <br></p> <p>“Come out and experience the beauty of community working together. This is a great opportunity to meet fellow neighbors and learn about our shared vision and continued efforts to create a thriving community,” said Shannon McBride, Executive Director for 19North Community Alliance. <br></p> <p>Volunteers will be meeting in the Albertson’s parking lot at 1820 West Northern Avenue at 9 AM and then break up into smaller groups. The event will last until 11 AM.<br></p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/district5Newsdistrict-5
Noticiero del Vecindario Con la Consejal Betty Guardadohttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/district-5/2127City Council District 511/1/2021 4:00:00 PMhttps://youtu.be/GNw-lCgJagINoticiero del Vecindario Con la Consejal Betty Guardado<div class="ExternalClass9CB197062A63406F91200D53CC00036F"><html> <p>​<span id="ms-rterangepaste-start"></span>En esta edición de Neighborhood News, la Concejal Guardado está en el flamante Village Medical en el Distrito 5 en 83rd Avenue y Camelback hablando con el Dr. Luis Irizarry. Village Medical es una clínica de servicio completo que cree que su relación con su proveedor de atención primaria es la base de su salud. La Concejal y el Dr. Irizarry discuten los servicios que ofrece Village Medical y la importancia de esta ubicación para el Distrito 5. Para obtener más información sobre la Concejal Guardado, su personal y el trabajo que están haciendo en el Distrito 5, visite: Phoenix.gov/District5.<span id="ms-rterangepaste-end"></span><br></p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/district5Videodistrict-5
Neighborhood News with Phoenix Councilwoman Betty Guardado – Village Medicalhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/district-5/2126City Council District 511/1/2021 3:00:00 PMhttps://youtu.be/AKqde-TMBLUNeighborhood News with Phoenix Councilwoman Betty Guardado – Village Medical<div class="ExternalClassAC4D5D1A5A6A454DB9A2E554424A43F6"><html>​On this edition of Neighborhood News, Councilwoman Guardado is at the brand new Village Medical in District 5 at 83rd Avenue and Camelback talking to Dr. Luis Irizarry. Village Medical is a full service clinic that believes your relationship with your primary care provider is the foundation to your health. The Councilwoman and Dr. Irizarry discuss the services Village Medical provides and the importance of this location to District 5. To learn more about Councilwoman Guardado, her staff and the work they are doing in District 5, visit: Phoenix.gov/District5.<br><p><br></p></html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/district5Videodistrict-5