councilman david sanders

 Kansas City Royals’ new housing facility! Located by Bullard Avenue and West Tierra Buena Lane, the site for this project is approximately 2.5 acres and will include a four-story, 82,000 SF housing building and a 4,000 SF separate storage building. The housing facility will contain 47 units, a pool, BBQ area, fire pit and ramada.

Council Policies & Procedures page 16

Any complaints relating to City elections must be filed with or referred to the City Clerk for review and disposition as provided by law.

The term ‘disposition’ when used in the context of litigation it refers to a court’s final determination or issue;

There are times when saying nothing is to be complicit.

How do we hold our city council accountable. Any complaints relating to City elections must be filed with or referred to the City Clerk for review and disposition as provided by law. CITY OF SURPRISE POLICIES & PROCEDURES MANUAL page 16

After a thorough investigation, the complaint will be classified into one of the following dispositions: Unfounded: No verifiable factual base for complaint. Exonerated: The alleged act occurred, but was justified, legal, and/or proper. Not Sustained: Insufficient evidence to prove or disprove the allegation.

The Arizona Attorney General is a statewide four-year elected position and is the Chief Legal Officer of the state. The Attorney General provides legal counsel to state agencies and brings lawsuits on behalf of the state. The Attorney General’s Office also handles any cases between counties. The Attorney General enforces consumer protection and civil rights laws, and prosecutes criminals charged with white-collar crimes, public corruption, environmental law infractions and crimes committed in more than one county. The Attorney General prepares formal legal opinions on specific legal issues when requested by state officials, legislators or county attorneys. The Attorney General provides legal services for the Department of Economic Security and the Department of Child Safety. In addition, all appeals statewide from felony convictions are handled by the office.

Requests for Investigation under A.R.S. §41-194.01 that have been submitted to the Attorney General’s Office. Once a complete request is deemed received by the Office, there is a thirty-day period for the Office to complete its investigation and for the Attorney General to issue a report concluding whether the action that is the subject of the request violates, may violate, or does not violate state law.

Kleptocracy, literally meaning “the rule by thieves,” is a form of political corruption in which the ruling government seeks personal gain and status at the expense of ..

No other law enforcement agency has attained the kind of success the FBI has achieved in combating corruption. This success is due largely to the cooperation and coordination from a number of federal, state, local, and tribal law enforcement agencies to combat public corruption. These partnerships include, but are not limited to the Department of Justice, Agency Offices of Inspector General; law enforcement agencies’ internal affairs divisions; federal, state and local law enforcement and regulatory investigative agencies; and state and county prosecutor’s offices

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41-194.01. Violations of state law by counties, cities and towns; attorney general investigation; report; withholding of state shared revenues.

I live in the city of surprise where we elect council members every 2 years. They are elected according to az statutes and city code for a 4 year term. I recently found out that they have been serving 5 year terms without any explanation. 07/07/2020

CITY OF SURPRISE Regular City Council Meeting 16000 N. Civic Center Plaza Surprise, AZ 85374 Thursday, January 3, 2019 @ 6:00 PM COUNCIL CHAMBERS Posted: December 27, 2019 at 12:38 PM
A. Call To Order B. Roll Call C. Pledge of Allegiance D. Proclamation and Community Acknowledgements E. City Manager Report F. City Clerk Report    
The City Clerk will administer the Oath of Office and issue Certificate of Election to the following:  Roland Winters, District 1; Nancy Hayden, District 2; Patrick Duffy, District 3; Skip Hall, District 5  and Chris Judd, District 6. 


Rule 2. Comply with the Law
Members will comply with the laws of the nation, the State of Arizona, and the City of Surprise in the performance of their public duties. These laws include, but are not limited to: the Federal and State constitutions; laws pertaining to conflicts of interest, election campaigns, financial disclosures, anti-discrimination, confidentiality/non-disclosure laws, and open meeting; City ordinances; and City and City Council policies.

Voter Registration for the General Election closed on October 7, 2013 @ 5:00 p.m. Skip Hall elected

Councilman Skip Hall ———2014—2015—2016—2017 It appears that Skip served a 5 year term, that included 2018.

No surprise

Are all city websites as bad as the one we have in Surprise ?

I wonder if our Candidates for office are encouraged to read the Arizona State Constitution, the Arizona Revised Statutes and what we have on the books for the City of Surprise, I doubt it.

It’s no surprise

Go on the city’s website for
candidates for district 5
This is what you get : Oops an error occurred. Please try again later .

Go on googles website and ask what candidates there are for district 5 , you get this




That there are term limits for an elected executive position in AZ ?All elected officials hold a term of four years, and are limited to two consecutive terms (except the office of the State Mine Inspector, which is limited to 4 terms).


Are City Council members considered employees?Current case law has made it clear that elected public officials are classified as employees since they are subject to a degree of control that is characteristic of an employer-employee relationship. Elected officials are considered responsible to the public, which has the power to vote them out of office.Sep 25, 2017 .

In Arizona the term for elected office, is for four years. The Council can call a special election to present bond issues to local residents. The term is for four years. There are 91 incorporated municipal governments (cities and towns) in Arizona.

When I was on the city council I told them that they should work on up dating the website , because it was and is still bad .


11th hour attempts to change election laws undermine voter confidence
Uncertainty again looms over Arizona’s upcoming election, as liberal officials and progressive activists chase last-minute changes to our well-established voting practices.

As of June 28th there has been 1,588 deaths in Arizona.