Celebrity Flag Football Challenge

The Celebrity Flag Football Challenge brought celebs, fans, and media to Surprise Stadium on Super Bowl weekend! Councilmember Winters had the chance to meet with media and give some insight into what makes Surprise so special. The game not only provided exposure for the City, it also benefitted the Wounded Warrior Project.

Boards and Commissions members chosen

Boards and Commissions members recommended by the Boards and Commissions Selection Committee, of which Councilmember Winters is chair, were approved by Council and sworn in on Dec. 16. Mary Pate was appointed to the Arts & Cultural Advisory Commission; Christine Baker, Nicole Jeffords and Joseph Poschner were appointed to the Disability Advisory Commission; Matthew Keating was appointed to the Planning & Zoning Commission; and Ryan Spotts was appointed to the Health Benefits Trust Fund Board.

Board swearing in new member
Board swearing in new members

AZ Legislators meet with Surprise Mayor & Council

Councilmember Winters attended the City of Surprise Legislative Breakfast on December 11, 2014.

It was an opportunity for the Mayor and City Council to discuss the City of Surprise legislative priorities with Arizona Senators and Representatives.

Legislators present included Senators Judy Burges, Debbie Lesko and Don Shooter and Representatives David Livingston, Phil Lovas, Rick Gray, Tony Rivera, Darin Mitchell and Steve Montenegro.

Mayor Wolcott and City Manager Bob Wingenroth shared the vision of Surprise and discussions covered economic development, education and fire districts.