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, 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?
How will presidential campaign efforts in the state affect local votes?
Plus, meet the new CEO of the Downtown Tucson Partnership.
Plus: How Pima County plans to balance land development,species protection.
Plus, Broadway buildings threatened; Steward Observatory at centennial.