Office of Mayor Thelda Williams

 

 

K-9 Unit Donation197https://www.phoenix.gov/mayorsite/MediaAssets/Mayors_Slider_01.jpgK-9 Unit Donationhttps://twitter.com/TheldaWilliams1/status/997517295038615553https://www.phoenix.gov/phoenix-media/image/197Following the tragic loss of K-9 Officer Bane, commuity partners Jerry Simms, Connie Wilhelm and SSP America rose to the occasion and made a donation that will allow Phoenix to purchase and train new K-9 unit members. Thank you!Following the tragic loss of K-9 Officer Bane, commuity partners Jerry Simms, Connie Wilhelm and SSP America rose to the occasion and made a donation that will allow Phoenix to purchase and train new K-9 unit members. Thank you!0x0101009148F5A04DDD49CBA7127AADA5FB792B00AADE34325A8B49CDA8BB4DB53328F21400A673BFB521346D4B90EA92234F75A711Image
Mayor Thelda Williams Sworn In198https://www.phoenix.gov/mayorsite/MediaAssets/Mayors_Slider_02.jpgMayor Thelda Williams Sworn Inhttps://twitter.com/TheldaWilliams1/status/1006290980100759552Thelda Williams was sworn in as Interim Mayor on June 11, 2018. A Special Election will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018 to choose the Mayor to fill the reminder of the term. If a runoff is necessary, that will happen on Tuesday, March 12, 2019 and Mayor Williams would continue to serve until that time.Thelda Williams was sworn in as Interim Mayor on June 11, 2018. A Special Election will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018 to choose the Mayor to fill the reminder of the term. If a runoff is necessary, that will happen on Tuesday, March 12, 2019 and Mayor Williams would continue to serve until that time.0x0101009148F5A04DDD49CBA7127AADA5FB792B00AADE34325A8B49CDA8BB4DB53328F21400A673BFB521346D4B90EA92234F75A711Image



​News

 

 

City Council Approves Balanced Budgethttps://www.phoenix.gov/news/mayor/2085City Council Approves Balanced Budget6/27/2018 11:00:00 PM
Bipartisan Coalition Taps Williams to Serve as Phoenix’s Mayor Pro Temporehttps://www.phoenix.gov/news/mayor/2069Bipartisan Coalition Taps Williams to Serve as Phoenix’s Mayor Pro Tempore6/11/2018 8:50:00 PM
Williams Statement on Court’s Ruling in Favor of Phoenix in Brush & Nib Casehttps://www.phoenix.gov/news/mayor/2063Williams Statement on Court’s Ruling in Favor of Phoenix in Brush & Nib Case6/7/2018 5:50:00 PM


Get to Know Thelda 

Mayor of Phoenix​​​
Mayor Thelda Williams

​Thelda Williams is currently interim mayor and Councilwoman for District 1. She was re-elected in 2015 for a third four-year term as District 1 Councilwoman. She has served on the Phoenix City Council since 2008. Previously, she served on the Council from 1989 to 1996 and as interim mayor in 1994.

A Special Election will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, for Phoenix voters to choose the Mayor to fill the remainder of the term. If a runoff is necessary, that will happen on Tuesday, March 12, 2019, and Mayor Williams would continue to serve until that time. See Elections for more information.

Before joining the council, she was the Division Commander of the Custody Support/Inmate Programs Division at the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office from 1996 to 2007, where she supervised the Sheriff's MASH Unit for abused and neglected animals, Hard Knocks High School for incarcerated juveniles, the Alpha Program for drug and/or alcohol-addicted inmates, and all religious and adult programs.

Mayor Williams has been active in community affairs for a number of years, having served on numerous boards and commissions including the city of Phoenix Aviation Advisory Board, the city of Phoenix Transit Commission, the Block Watch Oversight Committee, the Deer Valley Planning Committee, the Phoenix Planning and Zoning Committee, the Maricopa Association of Governments Board, Women in Local Government Association, Governor's Commission to Prevent Violence Against Women, and the Maricopa County Adult Probation Advisory Board.

See also: District 1 website​​​