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Yuma Mayor Travels to D.C.

Yuma Mayor Doug Nicholls is in Washington, D.C. this week. 

The mayor's office tells KAWC Mayor Nicholls is making a “quick trip to discuss immigration and border issues from Yuma’s perspective.” Nicholls will also meet officials at the Department of Transporation to discuss infrastructure projects and potential funding for Yuma-specific projects. 


The mayor will also meet with U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar to talk about City of Yuma legislative priorities, including discussion of federal funding for the National Heritage Area Program. 


The mayor tweeted that he was “traveling again” as he left Yuma on Tuesday. 

Lou grew up in Tucson and has a long family history in the state of Arizona. He began his public radio career in 1988 at KNAU in Flagstaff as a classical music DJ and has been hooked on public radio since, transitioning to news after trying his hand at several other careers in publishing and commercial broadcasting. Lou has a degree in American Studies from Arizona State University and was KAWC's Morning Edition host for two and half years before becoming News and Operations Director.
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