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)

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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.