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Tempe Mayor-Elect, City Councilmembers take oath of office July 2

Post Date:06/26/2020 12:00 PM

June 26, 2020

Tempe, AZ – Mayor-Elect Corey Woods, first-time City Councilmember Doreen Garlid and re-elected Councilmembers Randy Keating and Joel Navarro will take the oath of office at 6 p.m. on Thursday, July 2.

The ceremony can be watched live on Tempe 11 (on Cox or Century Link) or streamed at

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, a limited number of invited friends and family of the new and returning Council will be seated in the City Council Chambers, 6 feet apart and wearing face coverings. The Chambers will otherwise be closed. No reception will be held after the ceremony.

The Council also will elect a new Vice Mayor at this meeting, as is their tradition. Vice Mayor Lauren Kuby has served in the role since 2016.

Those taking the oath of office were elected to four-year terms in the city’s March 10 election.  

For more information about the current City Council, visit

Media contact: Nikki Ripley, City of Tempe, 480-313-8850




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