Councilwoman Thelda Williams Hosts Monthly BreakfastCouncilwoman Thelda Williams Hosts Monthly Breakfast<div class="ExternalClass02935BA6FDEB48D98BCD71687886618E"><p>​Councilwoman Thelda Williams invites residents to join her for her Monthly Community Breakfast at 7:30 a.m. Friday, April 24, at Deer Valley Airport Restaurant, 702 W. Deer Valley Road.<br><span style="line-height:1.6;"><br>The guest speaker will be Phoenix Public Works Director John Trujillo.</span><span style="line-height:1.6;">  </span><span style="line-height:1.6;">John has been instrumental in launching key programs and enhancements to the city's solid waste programs. In 2012, the "</span><span style="line-height:1.6;">New Way</span><span style="line-height:1.6;">, Same Day" program was implemented, streamlining the department's collection process by picking up residential trash and recycling on the same day using different trucks. He spearheaded the launch of Reimagine Phoenix in 2013, an initiative with a goal to increase the city's waste diversion rate by 2020. In 2014, two new solid waste services were launched – the Green Organics Curbside Collection program and the Save As You Reduce and Recycle program – that made waste diversion convenient for residents, while increasing the city's waste diversion rate.<br></span><span style="line-height:1.6;"><br>Councilwoman Williams invites residents to attend and share their feedback on neighborhood issues.<br></span><span style="line-height:1.6;"><br>Breakfast is available for $4.99, not including tax or gratuity. Reservations are not required.<br></span><span style="line-height:1.6;"><br>More information is available by contacting the District 1 Council Office by phone at 602-262-7444, by e-mail at </span><a href="mailto:council.district.1@phoenix.gov" style="line-height:1.6;">council.district.1@phoenix.gov</a><span style="line-height:1.6;"> or by following @TheldaWilliams1 on Twitter.</span></p></div>4/23/2015 8:00:00 PMDistrct 1 Council Office602-262-7444