The Porch: A Neighborhood Joint has opened in Gilbert's Heritage District
The Porch: A Neighborhood Joint is open in the Heritage District in Gilbert. (Tom Blodgett/Community Impact Newspaper)
By Tom Blodgett
Raised in Arizona, Tom Blodgett has spent more than 30 years in journalism in Arizona and joined Community Impact Newspaper in July 2018 to launch the Gilbert edition. He is a graduate of Arizona State University, where he served as an instructional professional in the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication from 2005-19 and remains editorial adviser to The State Press, the university's independent student media outlet.
The town of Gilbert asked Maricopa County Superior Court on Nov. 29 to dismiss a lawsuit that challenged the town’s $515 million streets, transportation and infrastructure bond election.
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