City Speak: Summer 2016 Vol II

SAY “YES” TO OUR SCHOOLS: Our future workforce depends on it by Robert “Bob” Jackson, Mayor, Casa Grande While the city really has no authority over the education process, it is a critically important component of economic development. We are constantly being asked about the quality of the workforce – a direct result of education … Read More…

City Speak: Summer 2016

CITY PROJECTS UPDATE by Robert “Bob” Jackson, Mayor, Casa Grande As we close out the city’s fiscal year I thought I would take the opportunity to update everyone on several of our ongoing projects. The Council earlier in the year approved a new Computer Aided Dispatch/Record Management System for the police and fire departments. The … Read More…

City Speak: Fall 2016

UNFINISHED BUSINESS by Robert “Bob” Jackson, Mayor, Casa Grande My mayor term is coming to an end the first part of December. I am proud of the many things we have accomplished, but there are still projects that we were unable to finish. In fairness, we did spend a significant amount of time working through … Read More…

City Speak: Summer 2015

Community Celebrations by Robert “Bob” Jackson, Mayor, Casa Grande The City of Casa Grande has developed a number of programs to help all ages participate in healthy programs. One of our newest initiatives is “Let’s Move”. Let’s Move is the program that was introduced five years ago by First Lady Michelle Obama to address the … Read More…