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SOMERTON, City of
P.O. Box 638
Somerton, AZ 85350
Phone:
(928) 722-7400
Fax:
(928) 627-3794
City Hall Hours:
Monday thru Friday: 7:00-6:00
Council Meets:
1st & 3rd Tuesdays, 7:00 p.m.
Incorporation Date:
1918
Charter City:
No
Population:
14,287 (2010 Census)
Area Within Limits:
5 sq. mi.
Elevation:
103 ft.
County:
Yuma
Municipal Utilities:
Water, Sewer, Sanitation, Ambulance
General Election:
November
Sales Tax:
3.3%/$1,863,046
Bed Tax:
2.5%/(included in sales tax)
Use Tax:
2.5%/(included in sales tax)
Property Tax:
Primary
Council/Manager Form of Government:
Yes
Directly Elected Mayor:
Yes
Municipal Property Corporation:
Yes
Alternative Expenditure Limit:
Yes
OFFICIALS
MAYOR & COUNCIL OFFICE
Mayor
Jose Yepez, Mayor of Somerton
PO Box 638
Somerton, AZ 85350
(928) 722-7400
joseyepez@somertonaz.gov
Term expires: 2018
Vice Mayor
Gerardo Anaya, Vice Mayor of Somerton
PO Box 638
Somerton, AZ 85350
(928) 722-7400
gerryanaya@somertonaz.gov
Term expires: 2018
Councilmember
Luis Galindo, Councilmember of Somerton
PO Box 638
Somerton, AZ 85350
(928) 722-7400
luisgalindo@somertonaz.gov
Term expires: 2020
Councilmember
Martha Garcia, Councilmember of Somerton
PO Box 638
Somerton, AZ 85350
(928) 722-7400
marthagarcia@somertonaz.gov
Term expires: 2020
Councilmember
Carlos Gonzalez, Councilmember of Somerton
PO Box 638
Somerton, AZ 85350
(928) 722-7400
carlosgonzalez@somertonaz.gov
Term expires: 2018
Councilmember
Jesus Roldan, Councilmember of Somerton
PO Box 638
Somerton, AZ 85350
(928) 722-7400
jesusroldan@somertonaz.gov
Term expires: 2020
Councilmember
Miguel Villalpando, Councilmember of Somerton
PO Box 638
Somerton, AZ 85350
(928) 722-7400
miguelvillalpando@somertonaz.gov
Term expires: 2018
CITY MANAGER'S OFFICE
Manager
Bill Lee, City Manager
PO Box 638
Somerton, AZ 85350
(928) 722-7343
billlee@somertonaz.gov
CITY CLERK'S OFFICE
Clerk
Bill Lee, City Clerk
PO Box 638
Somerton, AZ 85350
(928) 722-7343
billlee@somertonaz.gov
Ana Galaviz, Deputy Clerk
PO Box 638
Somerton, AZ 85350
(928) 722-7373
anagalaviz@somertonaz.gov
LEGAL DEPARTMENT
Attorney
Jorge Lozano, Attorney for Somerton
106 Madison Ave Ste A
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 783-5377
jorge@lozanolawaz.com
Magistrate
Manuel Figueroa, City Magistrate
PO Box 456
Somerton, AZ 85350
(928) 627-8152
mfigueroa@courts.az.gov
MANAGEMENT SERVICES DEPT
Finance Director
Ralph Villa, Finance & Administrative Services Director
PO Box 638
Somerton, AZ 85350
(928) 722-7342
ralphvilla@somertonaz.gov
HUMAN RESOURCES DEPT
Human Resources Director
Lucia Armas, Human Resources
PO Box 638
Somerton, AZ 85350
(928) 722-7396
luciaarmas@somertonaz.gov
EMERGENCY SERVICES DEPT
Police Chief
Benjamin Cotman, Police Chief
PO Box 638
Somerton, AZ 85350
(928) 722-7323
benjamincotman@somertonaz.gov
Fire Chief
Paul De Anda, Fire Chief
PO Box 638
Somerton, AZ 85350
(928) 722-7373
pauldeanda@somertonaz.gov
COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT DEPT
Planning/Community Development Director
Carmen Juarez, Community Development Director
PO Box 638
Somerton, AZ 85350
(928) 722-7370
carmenjuarez@somertonaz.gov
Building Official
Salvador Lopez, Building Inspector
PO Box 638
Somerton, AZ 85350
(928) 722-7329
salvadorlopez@somertonaz.gov
Armando Leon, Planning Commission Chairman
PO Box 638
Somerton, AZ 85350
(928) 722-7400
COMMUNITY SERVICES DEPARTMENT
Parks & Recreation Director
Sergio Davalos, Parks & Recreation Director
PO Box 638
Somerton, AZ 85350
(928) 627-2058
sergiodavalos@somertonaz.gov
Library Director
Francis Murrietta, Librarian
PO Box 460
Somerton, AZ 85350
(928) 627-2149
PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT
Public Works Director
Samuel Palacios, Public Works Director
PO Box 638
Somerton, AZ 85350
(928) 722-7371
sampalacios@somertonaz.gov
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT/TOURISM
Economic Development Director
Hector Tapia, Economic Development Director
PO Box 638
Somerton, AZ 85350
(928) 722-7390
hectortapia@somertonaz.gov
LEGISLATORS
US SENATORS
Senator:
Jeff Flake
Senator:
John McCain
US REPRESENTATIVES
Congressional District:
3
Congressman:
Raul Grijalva
STATE REPRESENTATIVES