The Flagstaff City Council Passes Housing Crisis Resolution Tuesday

The Flagstaff City Council had a busy agenda for the meeting last night. Council passed a resolution that declares a housing crisis in the City of Flagstaff. The vote passed 5-2 with councilmembers McCarthy and Aslan opposing. The ordinance would prioritize affordable housing within city operations over the next ten years to create safe, decent […]

Flagstaff City Council Picks A Name To Replace Agassiz Street

The Flagstaff City Council chose a new name to replace Agassiz Street in Flagstaff Tuesday. Council unanimously decided on “W.C. Riles Drive” as the name after Wilson C. Riles. Riles graduated from Arizona State Teacher’s College, now Northern Arizona University, in 1940 as one of the first Black students to be commissioned a degree by […]

City Of Flagstaff Asks Residents To Help Choose A New Name For Agassiz Street

The city of Flagstaff is asking residents to help choose a new name for Agassiz Street. The city decided to change the name back in June after it was discovered that the street’s namesake, Louis Agassiz, has a history of racism. In August and September of 2020, city staff held virtual town hall meetings to […]