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Gilbert schedules three 'listening space' forums on racism, police reform
The town of Gilbert announced June 9 it will host three “listening space” forums for community members to speak about racism and police reform.
Chandler Chamber CEO says chamber commitment to diversity inclusion 'has never been more important'
Terri Kimble, president and CEO of the Chandler Chamber of Commerce, sent a message to the business community earlier this week on the importance of diversity and inclusion in business. The statement comes after a week of unrest across the nation as protesters took to the streets over the death of George Floyd, who died in police custody in Minneapolis.
Chandler's experience with COVID-19 is reminiscent of a past pandemic: Spanish influenza
The current coronavirus pandemic has parallels—a lot of parallels—to the most recent pandemic the city had experienced prior to this past March, the Spanish influenza of 1918.
Tom Blodgett and Alexa D’Angelo contributed to this report