Nogales, Arizona Mayor Arturo R. Garino excitement about the city’s future was on display at the third annual ‘State of the City’ address.
“This is a great progressive city, in the past year 182 new business had taken licenses,” he said as he greeted the audience at the Veteran of Foreign Wars (VFW) building on March 25, 2014.
During his address, Garino said the city has changed. He described Nogales residents as more optimistic and ready for a great transformation. Many local community leaders and local citizens were in attendance to witness the occasion.
The event commenced with local talent Bridget Murrieta’s beautiful rendition of the National Anthem and was followed by a prestigious introduction for the local mayor, who was greeted by a standing ovation.
Garino went through each department citing past accomplishments, current projects and future plans thanking its staff for their well-deserved efforts.
Garino also highlighted hosting “The Western Regional Championship” for 2014 and the economic flow that will bring this great event to the city of Nogales, Arizona.
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