City of Yuma

City of Yuma

Yuma’s new City Administrator, Philip Rodriguez, took the oath of office from Mayor Doug Nicholls during last night’s, Dec. 4, Yuma City Council meeting. 

Rodriguez was chosen from among 34 original applicants for the job, unanimously approved by the Council from three finalists in a special meeting October 21st.

The national search for a new City Administrator began in June with the retirement of Greg Wilkinson, who had been administrator for nine years. 

City of Yuma

The Yuma City Council postponed the introduction of an ordinance Wednesday night designed to update the city’s “antiquated” weapons code.  The code update was to match the city ordinance on weapons with recent changes in state law.

City of Yuma

Most of the ballots have been counted in Tuesday Night’s (Nov. 5) City of Yuma General Election, where six candidates were vying for three open seats on the City Council. 

UPDATED NOV. 5: Preliminary results have been released in the Yuma City Council election.

StoryCorps Has Arrived in Yuma

Oct 31, 2019
Yuma Art Center

StoryCorps has arrived in Yuma and begins its public interviews on Wednesday.