Gilbert Mayor Jenn Daniels resigns and more Chandler, Gilbert news

Gilbert Mayor Jenn Daniels resigned at the Aug. 11 town council meeting. (Tom Blodgett/Community Impact Newspaper)
Gilbert Mayor Jenn Daniels resigned at the Aug. 11 town council meeting. (Tom Blodgett/Community Impact Newspaper)

Gilbert Mayor Jenn Daniels resigned at the Aug. 11 town council meeting. (Tom Blodgett/Community Impact Newspaper)

Read the latest news from Gilbert and Chandler.

Gilbert

Jenn Daniels resigns as Gilbert mayor

Jenn Daniels announced her resignation as Gilbert mayor at the town council meeting Aug. 11, effecitve at meeting's end.

Tacos Tijuana Taqueria coming to Gilbert in late August



Tacos Tijuana Taqueria anticipates opening a location in late August at 51 S. McQueen Road, Gilbert. The restaurant serves street tacos on homemade tortillas.

Chandler

Chandler opens coronavirus relief grants to businesses beginning Aug. 17

The city of Chandler is offering grants to Chandler businesses that are keeping employees on payroll while adjusting to the revenue losses and disruptions caused by the coronavirus.

Farmboy Market, Meats, Sandwiches closes in Chandler

Farmboy, Market, Meats, Sandwiches has permanently closed in Chandler. The business was located at 1075 W. Queen Creek Road, Ste. 1. The business first opened in May 2018.

Maricopa County

Data: See where Maricopa County stands in the metrics for reopening schools

The Arizona Department of Health Services released benchmarks on COVID-19 metrics that local schools can use to judge when to reopen schools either fully in-person or in a hybrid model.

Tom Blodgett and Alexa D’Angelo contributed to this report.






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Here are the coronavirus hospitalization data updates to know across Arizona. (Community Impact staff)
COVID-19: Number of ICU beds in use drops 88% from July peak

Here is a breakdown of what COVID-19 hospitalizations look like across Arizona.

See where voting centers are in Chandler and Gilbert for the November election. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Maricopa County elections look different this year because of the pandemic, officials say

See where voting centers are in Chandler and Gilbert for the November election.

Cheryl Tisland is the owner of Burst of Butterflies in downtown Chandler. (Alexa D'Angelo/Community Impact Newspaper)
Burst of Butterflies allows customers to play with the arts and get creative

Learn about downtown Chandler's Burst of Butterflies.

Here are the award winners for the Chandler Chamber Community Awards. (Courtesy Chandler Chamber)
Here are the Chandler Chamber Community Award winners

Here are this year's award winners, according to the Chandler Chamber of Commerce.

Grubstak offers stackable meals for customers in unique concept

Learn about Chandler's locally-owned Grubstak.

The Chandler USD governing board met Sept. 23. (Alexa D'Angelo/Community Impact Newspaper)
Chandler USD board reviews proposed high school boundary changes ahead of opening of new high school

Take a look at the proposed secondary school boundary changes for Chandler USD.

Steelyard development coming to Chandler and more popular local news

Read popular Phoenix-area news from the past week.

Chandler City Council tackles changes to code for short-term rentals

Short-term rental properties will soon be facing more restrictions in Chandler as the city looks to crack down on party houses.

The Steelyard development breathes new life into southeast Chandler intersection

Learn more about south Chandler's latest development: The Steelyard

Arizona Department of Transportation officials announced closures and restrictions for this week and weekend on Loop 202 through Chandler between Loop 101 and Interstate 10. (Courtesy Fotolia)
ADOT announces closures, restrictions on Loop 202 through Chandler for the week

Arizona Department of Transportation officials have announced closures and restrictions for this week and weekend on Loop 202 through Chandler.

Cadence Chandler, a new senior living community, is set to open in October 2021. (Rendering courtesy Cadence Chandler)
New senior living facility set to open in Chandler in Oct. 2021

Cadence Chandler, a new senior living community, is set to open in October 2021, according to a news release from owner and developer Cadence Living.