Mayor Williams Named Highlands Elementary School Student 'Mayor for the Day'

Posted on  03/12/2013 3:04 pm

Christopher Ariza-Ortega named Mayor for the Day

On Friday, March 8th, Mayor Williams named Christopher Ariza-Ortega ‘Mayor for the Day,’ and took him on a tour of the Louis L. Redding City/ County Building.

As ‘Mayor for the Day,’ Christopher, a second grade student at Highlands Elementary School, had the opportunity to sit at the Mayor’s desk, meet the First Lady, Shayne Williams, and visit various City Departments.

“I enjoy being able to give kids this sort of opportunity and exposure,” said Mayor Williams. “It allows them to see how Government really works.”

Christopher’s appointment as ‘Mayor for the Day’ fulfilled a classroom assignment.