Phoenix Considers Partial Ban on Homeless Encampments

PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) — Phoenix City Council is considering a partial ban on homeless encampments. It would prevent camping near schools, day cares and city parks. The potential ban was discussed during a public safety subcommittee meeting last week. It would be modeled after an ordinance passed in San Diego in June preventing homeless encampments in public areas. […]

Medal of Honor installation honors those who have served in Arizona

Arizona PBS – April 24, 2023  Jim Waring was instrumental in creating the Arizona Medal of Honor Row. The installation sits in the City of Phoenix’s District 2, near Pinnacle Peak and Cave Creek Roads, which is adjacent to the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona. The row of signs honors individuals with ties to Arizona […]

Assistant City Manager Lori Bays

​In this edition of On the Issues, Councilman Waring sits down with Lori Bays, the Assistant City Manager of Phoenix. They discuss Lori’s background and experience in government agencies, making Phoenix a market leader for employee pay and benefits, and what it takes to help manage the fifth-largest city in the country.

Aviation Services Director Chad Makovsky

Councilman Waring interviews Phoenix Aviation Services Director Chad Makovsky in this edition of On the Issues. They discuss Chad’s start in aviation services, airport operations and planning for future growth, and what makes Phoenix Sky Harbor America’s friendliest airport.