Town Manager's Update

  • Gilbert Parks & Recreation on Social Media07/24/2014 11:41 AM

    Manager’s Update: July 24, 2014 In this week’s Manager’s Update, I’m speaking with Parks & Recreation Director Rod Buchanan about the launch of Gilbert Parks & Recreation on social media. To find out more information and to connect with Gilbert on social media visit our Connect Page.

  • School Supply Drive07/10/2014 10:31 AM

    Manager’s Update: July 10, 2014 In this Manager’s Update, I talk to Jean Sperke with Gilbert Fire and Rescue about the school supply drive going on throughout the month. For more information about how you can get involved, click here: School Supply Drive

  • July 4th Events06/26/2014 10:33 AM

    Manager’s Update: June 26, 2013 In this week’s Manager’s Update, I speak with Mayor John Lewis about upcoming 4th of July events and activities.  For more information on the holiday’s events, visit the Community Calendar here.

  • Dump the Pump06/12/2014 9:20 AM

    Manager’s Update: June 12, 2014 On this week’s Manager’s Update I speak with Gilbert Transportation Coordinator Kristin Myers about National Dump the Pump Day, on Thursday June 19th. For more information visit Valley Metro and register.

  • Gilbert Feeding Families05/29/2014 3:08 PM

    Manager’s Update: May 29th, 2014 In this week’s update, I talk about the Gilbert Feeding Families Food Drive in partnership with the United Food Bank.  For more information or to donate, visit

  • Budget Process & Highlights05/15/2014 11:41 AM

    Manager’s Update: May 15, 2014 In this week’s Manager’s Update, I speak with Management & Budget Director Dawn Buckland about Gilbert’s budget process and some highlights from this year. For more information visit Gilbert’s transparency portal here.

  • SPARK App League Awards05/01/2014 9:18 AM

    Manager’s Update: May 1, 2014 In this week’s Manager’s Update I talk with Gilbert Fire & Rescue Chief Jim Jobusch about the SPARK App League Awards Ceremony. This year’s SPARK App League challenged high school students from across Arizona to build mobile applications for Gilbert’s Fire and Rescue Department. To learn more, please visit

  • Gilbert Goes Global04/17/2014 9:37 AM

    Manager’s Update: April 17, 2014 This week I’m talking with Gilbert Mayor John Lewis about Gilbert’s international focus, Sister Cities and the recent Gilbert Global Village Festival. If you’d like more information visit:

  • Gilbert’s New Water Manager04/03/2014 11:29 AM

    Manager’s Update: April 3, 2014 On this week’s Manager’s Update, I talk with Jessica Marlow, Gilbert’s new water manager. For more information please visit: Gilbert’s Water Department

  • Gilbert Interns03/20/2014 10:20 AM

    Manager’s Update: March 20, 2014 On this week’s Manager’s Update I visit with a few Gilbert interns about their internship experience with the town. For more information visit: