Laurin Hendrix, council member-elect, seeks $34K from Gilbert plus other popular stories from the week

Laurin Hendrix has asked Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Daniel Kiley to award him more than $34,000 in attorney's fees and costs associated with his lawsuit against the town to be seated on council immediately. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Laurin Hendrix has asked Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Daniel Kiley to award him more than $34,000 in attorney's fees and costs associated with his lawsuit against the town to be seated on council immediately. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Laurin Hendrix has asked Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Daniel Kiley to award him more than $34,000 in attorney's fees and costs associated with his lawsuit against the town to be seated on council immediately. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

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Gilbert

Council Member-elect Laurin Hendrix pursues more than $34,000 in fees, costs from Gilbert


Gilbert Town Council Member-elect Laurin Hendrix has petitioned the courts to recover more than $34,000 in fees and costs associated with his lawsuit against the town seeking to be seated on council immediately.

5 businesses that have closed in Gilbert



Here are five businesses that have recently closed in Gilbert.

Tacos Tijuana Taqueria opens location in Gilbert

Tacos Tijuana Taqueria opened a location at 51 S. McQueen Road, Gilbert, on Sept. 4. The restaurant serves street tacos on homemade tortillas.

Gilbert Town Council approves distribution of town's AZ CARES funds

Gilbert Town Council approved a number expenditures in a special meeting Sept. 29 to help individuals, small businesses and nonprofits affected by the coronavirus pandemic.

Chandler

Here are the Chandler Chamber Community Award winners


The Chandler Chamber of Commerce honored the city's businesses, public servants and community members at the 33rd Chandler Chamber Community Awards held virtually Sept. 23.

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