By Mike Sunnucks | Rose Law Group Reporter
Mesa has some pretty big deals a foot and that is keeping City Manager Chris Brady busy.
Brady has been Mesa City Manager since 2006. He documented a recent day. That includes briefings on Google’s big new data center, a major expansion by AT&T, new developments and Arizona State University’s planned footprint in downtown Mesa.
4:45 a.m.: Alarm going off
5:00 a.m.: Workout
7:30 a.m.: Staff meeting to discuss how we are achieving “The Mesa Way” vision throughout the city
9:00 a.m.: Review plans for ASU@MesaCityCenter and the Innovation Studios
10:30 a.m.: Review city council agenda with department directors to discuss upcoming budget forecast
12:00 p.m.: Lunch/walking tour of downtown
1:00 p.m.: Briefing from Economic Development on the big deals coming to Mesa (Google, AT&T, the Union at Riverview and more…)
2:00 p.m.: Briefing with the Mayor to discuss the next major ribbon cutting for a business located near Gateway Airport
3:00 p.m.: Meeting with developers and land-use attorneys on their latest development proposals
4:00 p.m.: Recognize city employees for their years of service with Mesa
5:00 p.m.: City Council Study Session
5:45 p.m.: City Council Meeting
7:00-8:30 p.m.: Return Home