Andrea Kelly has more than a decade of journalistic work at newspapers, on radio and television and in new media, giving her the knowledge and experience needed to make Metro Week's audience members informed participants in our democracy. Andrea covered government and transportation at the Arizona Daily Star, and with Arizona Public Media, she has focused on local government and politics. As producer and host of Metro Week, she keeps her audience current on local government, sheds light on how and why elected officials make decisions, and gives voters what they need to make informed decisions, even when it's not election season.
Plus, how the governor's priorities align with technical education needs; checking in with Oro Valley.
Plus, Tucson works with businesses; what local governments want from state lawmakers.
Plus: VA official in Tucson; new jaguar caught on camera; celebrating Lalo's music.
Plus, minimum wage effects, firefighting overseas, Tucson economic outlook.
Plus, the state of mental health in our jails and a proposal to increase the city sales tax.
Plus, USS Arizona memorial exhibits and events.
What will governance look like now that Southern Arizona's races are decided?