Main Street Minute: Black Chamber of Arizona recruits new leader
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• The Black Chamber of Arizona has a new leader, Robin S. Reed. Reed, who previously served as president and CEO of Occam Sustainability Partners, will assume the same role for the nonprofit chamber.
• Barnet Dulaney Perkins Eye Center is expanding in Mesa. The vision-care company is adding a newly renovated 6,000-square-foot clinic near Hawes and Baseline roads. Barnet Dulaney Perkins has two other East Valley locations.
• Plaza Companies just broke ground on a building on Banner Estrella’s Medical Campus near 91st Avenue and Thomas Road. The $16 million facility is scheduled to open in December.
- Arizona cities fare poorly in rankings of US park systems
- 6-car morning crash closes stretch of US 60 eastbound in Mesa
- Officials looking for bear in suburban Phoenix neighborhood
- Mesa high school teacher indicted on child pornography charges
- Study shows Arizona cities among the least fit in the nation