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One Extra Mile Attitude, Word and Action at a Time.

In 2014, 527 cities declared November 1 "Extra Mile Day"!



ALABAMA
Abbeville – Mayor Jim Giganti
Adamsville – Mayor Pam Palmer
Auburn – Mayor Bill Ham, Jr.
Bessemer – Mayor Kenneth E. Gulley
Birmingham – Mayor William A. Bell
Decatur – Mayor Don Kyle
Gadsden – Mayor Sherman Guyton
Jacksonville – Mayor Johnny L. Smith
Mobile – Mayor William S. Stimpson
Montgomery – Mayor Todd Strange
Tuscaloosa – Mayor Walter Maddox

ALASKA
Anchorage – Mayor Dan Sullivan
Haines – Mayor Stephanie Scott
Homer – Mayor Mary E. Wythe
Kodiak – Mayor Patricia Branson
Nome  - Mayor Denise Michels
North Pole – Mayor Bryce Ward
Seaward – Mayor Jean Bardarson  Returning
Unalaska – Mayor Shirley Marquardt
Wrangell – Mayor David L. Jack

ARIZONA
Avondale – Mayor Kenn Weise
Benson – Mayor Toney D. King, Sr. 
Bisbee – Mayor Adrianna Z.  Budal
Buckeye – Mayor Jackie A. Meck
Camp Verde – Mayor Charles German
Casa Grande – Mayor Robert M. Jackson
Cave Creek – Mayor Vincent Fracia
Clarkdale – Mayor Doug Von Gausig
Dillingham – Mayor Alice Ruby
Gilbert - Mayor John Lewis
Kingman – Mayor Janet Watson
Lake Havasu City – Mayor Mark S. Nexsen
Prescott – Mayor Marlin Kuykendall
Scottsdale – Mayor W.J. “Jim” Lane
Tempe – Mayor Mark Mithell
Tucson – Mayor Jonathan Rothschild
Yuma – Mayor Douglas J. Nicholls

ARKANSAS
Bella Vista – Mayor Frank Anderson
Cabot – Mayor Bill Cypert
El Dorado – Mayor Frank Hash
Fayetteville – Mayor Lioneld Jordan
Hot Springs – Mayor Ruth Carney
Jacksonville – Mayor Gary Fletcher
Jonesboro – Mayor Harold Perrin
Little Rock – Mayor Mark Stodola
North Little Rock – Mayor Joe Smith
Pine Bluff – Mayor Debe Hollingsworth
Rogers – Mayor Greg Hines
Russellville – Mayor Bill Eaton
Searcy – Mayor David Morris 
Sherwood – Mayor Virginia Hillman
Springdale – Mayor Doug Sprouse
Texarkana – Mayor N. Wayne Smith
Van Buren – Mayor Bob Freeman

CALIFORNIA
Adelanto – Mayor Cari Thomas
Alameda – Mayor Marie Gilmore
Albany – Mayor Joanne Wile
Alhambra – Mayor Stephen K. Sham
Alturas – Mayor John E. Dederick
Anaheim – Mayor Tom Tait
Anderson – Mayor Debe Hopkins
Antioch – Mayor Wade Harper
Auburn – Mayor Bridget Powers
Cathedral City – Mayor Kathy DeRosa
Concord – Mayor Tim Grayson
Elk Grove – Mayor Gary Davis
Fairfield – Mayor Harry T. Price
Folsom – Mayor Kerri Howell
Gridley – Mayor Jeff Draper
Irvine – Mayor Steven S. Choi, Ph.D.
Lancaster – Mayor R. Rex Parris
Lodi – Mayor Phil Katzakian
Loomis – Mayor Dave Wheeler
Los Angeles – Mayor Eric Garcetti
Marysville – Mayor Ricky Samayoa
Modesto – Mayor Gerrad Marsh
Napa – Mayor Jill Techel
Oakland – Mayor Jean Quan
Petaluma – Mayor David Glass
Placerville – Mayor Carl Hagen
Rancho Cordova – Mayor Dan Skoglund
Richmond – Mayor Gayle McLaughlin
Roseville – Mayor Susan Rohan
Sacramento – Mayor Kevin Johnson
San Diego – Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer
Santa Ana – Mayor Miguel Pulido
Santa Cruz – Mayor Lynn Robinson
Santa Rosa – Mayor Scott P. Bartley
Stockton – Mayor Anthony Silva
Vacaville – Mayor Steve Hardy
Woodland – Mayor Tom Stallard

COLORADO
Arvada – Mayor Marc Williams
Aurora - Mayor Stephen Hogan
Centennial – Mayor Cathy Noon
Colorado Springs – Council President Keith King
Denver – Mayor Michael Hancock
Grand Junction – Mayor Phyllis Norris
Greeley – Mayor Tom Norton
Lakewood – Mayor Bob Murphy
Littleton – Mayor Phil Cernanec
Pueblo – City Council President Sandra K. Daff
Thornton – Mayor Heidi K. Williams

CONNECTICUT
Bridgeport – Mayor Bill Finch
Danbury – Mayor Mark D. Boughton
Hamden – Mayor Scott D. Jackson
Hartford – Mayor Pedro Segarra
Middletown – Mayor Daniel T. Drew
New Haven – Mayor Toni Harp
Norwalk – Mayor Harry W. Rilling
Norwich – Mayor Deb Hinchey
Stamford – Mayor David R. Martin
Stratford – Mayor John A. Harkins

DELAWARE
Dover – Mayor Robin Christiansen
Georgetown – Mayor Bill West
Milford – Mayor Bryan Shupe
Newark – Mayor Polly Sierer
Seaford – Mayor David Grenshaw
Wilmington – Mayor Dennis P. Williams

FLORIDA
Cape Coral – Mayor Marni Sawicki
Clearwater – Mayor George N. Cretekos
Deerfield Beach – Mayor Jean M. Robb
Deltona – Mayor John C. Masiarczyk
Gainesville – Mayor Edward D. Braddy
Jacksonville – Mayor Alvin Brown
Miami – Mayor Tomas Regalado
Orlando – Mayor Buddy Dyer
Palm Bay – Mayor William Capote
Panama City Beach – Mayor Gayle Obers
Pembroke Pines – Mayor Frank Ortis
Pompano Beach – Mayor Lamar Fisher
Port St. Lucie – Mayor JoAnn Faiella
Safety Harbor – Mayor Andy Steingold
Tallahassee – Mayor John R. Marks III
West Palm Beach – Mayor Jeri Muoio

GEORGIA
Atlanta – City Council President Caesar C. Mitchell
Columbus – Mayor Teresa Tomlinson
Dalton – Mayor Pro-Tem George Sadosuk
Lawrenceville – Mayor Judy Jordan Johnson
Macon – Mayor Robert Reichert
Roswell – Mayor Jere Wood
Savannah – Mayor Edna Branch Jackson
Valdosta – Mayor Jonh Gayle
Warner Robins – Mayor Randy Toms

HAWAII
Honolulu – Mayor Kirk Caldwell
State of Hawaii – State Senator Suzanne Chun Oakland

IDAHO
Ammon – Mayor Dana Kirkham
Boise – Mayor David H. Bieter
Caldwell – Mayor Garret L. Nancolas
Chubbuck – Mayor Kevin B. England
Garden City – Mayor John Evans
Hayden – Mayor Ronald B. McIntire
Lewiston – Mayor Jim Kleeburg
Moscow – Mayor Bill Lambert
Mountain Home – Mayor Thomas G. Rist
Nampa – Mayor Bob Henry

ILLINOIS
Belleville – Mayor Mark Eckert
Champaign – Mayor Donald Gerard
East Peoria – Mayor Dave Mingus
Elgin – Mayor David Kaptain
Evansville – Mayor Craig Valleroy
Galesburg – Mayor John Prichard
Peoria – Mayor Jim Ardis
Schaumburg – Mayor Al Larson
Waukegan – Mayor Wayne Motley

INDIANA
Bloomington – Mayor Mark Kruzan
Columbus – Mayor Kristen Brown
Elkhart – Mayor Dick Moore
Fort Wayne – Mayor Thomas Henry
Frankfort – Mayor Chris McBarns
Gary – Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson
Huntington – Mayor Brooks L. Fetter
Jeffersonville – Mayor Mike Moore
Muncie – Mayor Dennis Tyler
Terre Haute – Mayor Duke Bennett

IOWA
Cedar Rapids – Mayor Ron Corbett
Council Bluffs – Mayor Matt Walsh
Dubuque – Mayor Roy D. Buol
Fort Dodge – Mayor Matt Benrich
Sioux City – Mayor Bob Scott

KANSAS
Garden City – Mayor Roy Cessna
Kansas City – Mayor Mark R. Holland
Manhattan – Mayor Wynn Butler
Overland Park – Mayor Carl Gerlach
Salina – Mayor Aaron K. Householter
Shawnee – Mayor Jess Meyers
Wichita – Mayor Carl Brewer

KENTUCKY
Ashland – Mayor Chuck D. Charles
Covington – Mayor Sherry Carran
Danville – Mayor Bernie Hunstad
Elizabethtown – Mayor Edna B. Berger
Erlanger – Mayor Thomas L. Rouse
Florence – Mayor Diane E. Whalen
Fort Thomas – Mayor Mary H. Brown
Frankfort – Mayor William I. May, Jr.
Georgetown – Mayor Everette Varney
Hopkinsville – Mayor Dan Kemp
Independence – Mayor Donna Yeager
Louisville – Mayor Greg Fisher
Nicholasville – Mayor Russell A. Meyer
Owensboro – Mayor Ron Payne
Paducah – Mayor Gayle Kaler
Radcliff – Mayor J.J. Duval

LOUISIANA
Baton Rouge – Mayor Melvin “Kip” Holden
Bossier City – Mayor Lorenz Walker
Kenner – Mayor Michael S. Yenni
Lake Charles – Mayor Randy Roach
Minden – Mayor Tommy Davis
Monroe – Mayor James E. “Jamie” Mayo
New Orleans – Mayor Mitch Landrieu
Ruston – Mayor Dan Hollingsworth
Shreveport – Mayor Cedric B. Glover
Thibodaux – Mayor Tommy Eschete

MAINE
Auburn – Mayor Jonathan P. LaBonte
Augusta – Mayor Mark O’Brien
Bangor – City Council Chair Ben Sprague
Biddeford – Mayor Alan Casavant
Lewiston – Mayor Robert E. Macdonald
Portland – Mayor Michael F. Brennan
Saco – Mayor Donald Pilon
Sanford – Mayor Thomas P. Cote
Westbrook – Mayor Colleen Hilton

MARYLAND
Annapolis – Mayor Mike Pantelides
Baltimore – Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake
Cambridge – Mayor Victoria Stanley-Jackson
Crisfield – Mayor Percy J. Purnell
Easton – Mayor Robert C. Willey
Edmonston – Mayor Tracy Grant
Salisbury – Mayor Jim Ireton
Westminster – Mayor Kevin R. Utz

MASSACHUSETTS
Boston – Mayor Martin J. Walsh
Chicopee – Mayor Richard J. Kos
Fall River – Mayor William A. Flanagan
Framingham – Board of Selectmen Chair Charlie Sisitsky
Haverhill – Mayor James J. Fiorentini
Lowell – Mayor Rodney M. Elliot
Lynn – Mayor Judith Flanagan Kennedy
Malden – Mayor Gary Christenson
New Bedford – Mayor Jonathan F. Mitchell
Springfield – Mayor Domenic J. Sarro
Westfield – Mayor Daniel M. Knapik
Weymouth – Mayor Susan M. Kay
Worcester – Mayor Joseph M. Petty

MICHIGAN
Ann Arbor – Mayor John Hieftje
Detroit – Mayor Mike Duggan
Farmington – Mayor Barry Brickner
Holland – Mayor Kurt Kystra
Kalamazoo – Mayor Bobby J. Hopewell
Lansing – Mayor Virg Bernero
Rochester Hills – Mayor Bryan K. Barnett
Sterling Heights – Mayor Richard J. Nottee
Warren – Mayor James R. Fouts
Westland – Mayor William R. Wild
Wyoming – Mayor Jack Poll

MINNESOTA
Blaine – Mayor Tom Ryan
Duluth – Mayor Don Ness
Minneapolis – Mayor Betsy Hodges
Minnetonka – Mayor Terry Schneider
Rochester – Mayor Ardell F. Brede

MISSISSIPPI
Biloxi – Mayor A.J. Holloway
Columbus – Mayor Robert E. Smith, Sr.
Greensville – Mayor John H. Cox III
Gulfport – Mayor Billy Hewes
Hattiesburg – Mayor Johnny L. DuPree, Ph.D.
Hornlake – Mayor Allen Latimer
Jackson – Mayor Tony Yarber
Madison – Mayor Mary Hawkins Bulter
Meridian – Mayor Percy Bland
Olive Branch – Mayor Scott Phillips
Southaven – Mayor Darren Musselwhite
Starkville – Mayor Parker Wiseman
Tupelo – Mayor Jason Shelton
Vicksburg – Mayor George Flaggs Jr.

MISSOURI
Arnold – Mayor Ron Counts
Blue Springs – Mayor Carson Ross
Cape Girardeau – Mayor Harry E. Rediger
Independence – Mayor Eileen Weir
Jefferson City – Mayor Eric J. Struemph
Kansas City – Mayor Sly James
O’Fallon – Mayor Bill Hennessy
St. Charles – Mayor Sally Faith
St. Louis – Mayor Francis G. Slay
St. Peters – Mayor Len Pagano
University City – Mayor Shelley Welsch
Wildwood – Mayor Timothy Woerther

MONTANA
Belgrade – Mayor Russell C. Nelson
Billings – Mayor Thomas W. Hanel
Butte-Silver – Chief Executive Matt Vincent
Cut Bank – Mayor Doug Embody
Great Falls – Mayor Michael Winters
Kalispell – Mayor Mark Johnson
Polson – Mayor Heather Knutson
Shelby – Mayor Larry Bonderud
Whitefish – Mayor John Muhlfeld

NEBRASKA
Fremont – Mayor Scott Getzschman
Grand Island – Mayor ay Vavricek
Lincoln – Mayor Chris Beutler
Norfolk – Council President Dave Fauss

NEVADA
Carson City – Mayor Robert Crowell
Elko – Mayor Chris J. Johnson
Henderson – Mayor Andy Hafen
Las Vegas – Mayor Carolyn Goodman
Reno – Mayor Bob Cashell
Winnemucca – Mayor Di An Putnam

NEW HAMPSHIRE
Berlin – Mayor Paul Grenier
Concord – Mayor J. Scott Padgett
Nashua – Mayor Donnalee Lozeau
Rochester – Mayor Thomas J. Jean
Salem – Board of Selectmen

NEW JERSEY
Brick – Mayor John G. Ducey
Clifton – Mayor James Anzaldi
East Brunswick – Mayor David Stahl
Edison – Mayor Thomas Lankey
Franklin – Mayor Brian D. Levine
Jersey City – Mayor Steven M. Fulop
Longbranch – Mayor Adam Schneider
Mahwah – Mayor William C. Laforet
Paterson – Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres
Plainfield – Mayor Adrian Mapp
Toms River – Mayor Thomas F. Kelaher
Trenton – Mayor Eric E. Jackson
Vineland – Mayor Ruben Bermudez
West Milford – Mayor Bettina Bieri
West Orange – Mayor Robert D. Parisi

NEW MEXICO
Alamogordo – Mayor Susie Galea
Albuquerque – Mayor Richard J. Berry
Clovis – Mayor David Lansford
Farmington – Mayor Tommy Roberts
Rio Rancho – Mayor Greggory D. Hull
Roswell – Council Member Jason Perry
Santa Fe – Mayor Javier M. Gonzales

NEW YORK
Amsterdam – Mayor Ann M. Thane
Buffalo – Mayor Bryon Brown
Cortland – Mayor Brian Tobin
Elmira – Mayor Susan Skidmore
Geneva – Mayor Ron Alcock
Gloversville – Mayor Dayton King
Jamestown – Mayor Samuel Teresi
Mount Vernon – Mayor Ernist D. Davis
Newark – Mayor Peter M. Blandino
Oneida – Mayor Alden M. Smith
Oswego – Mayor Thomas W. Gillen
Plattsburgh – Mayor James Calnon
Poughkeepsie – Mayor John C. Tkazyik
Rochester – Mayor Lovely Warren
Saratoga Springs – Mayor Joanne D. Yepsen
Schenectady – Mayor Gary McCarthy
White Plains – Mayor Thomas Roach
Yonkers – Mayor Mike Spano

NORTH CAROLINA
Asheville – Mayor Esther E. Manheimer
Charlotte – Mayor Daniel Clodfelter
Concord – Mayor J. Scott Padgett
Durham – Mayor William V. “Bill” Bell 
Gastonia – Mayor John Bridgeman
Hickory – Mayor Budy Wright
High Point – Mayor Bernita Sims
Jacksonville – Mayor Sammy Phillips
Rocky Mount – Mayor David W. Combs
Wilson – Mayor Bruce Rose

NORTH DAKOTA
Bowman – City Commission President Lyn James
Dickinson – City Commission President Dennis W. Johnson
Grand Forks – Mayor Michael R. Brown
Williston – Mayor Howard Klug

OHIO
Akron – Mayor Donald L. Plusquellic
Canton – Mayor William J. Healy
Cincinnati – Mayor John Cranley
Columbus – Mayor Michael B. Coleman
Dayton – Mayor Nan Whaley
Elyria – Mayor Holly Brinda
Kettering – Mayor Don Patterson
Lorain – Mayor Chase Ritenauer
Mansfield – Mayor Tim Theaker
Massillon – Mayor Kathy Catazaro-Perry
Toledo – Mayor D. Michael Collins
Youngstown – Mayor John A. McNally

OKLAHOMA
Bartlesville – Mayor Tom Gorman
Broken Arrow – Mayor Craig Thurmond
Edmond – Mayor Charles Lamb
Enid – Mayor Bill Shewey
Guymon – Mayor Kim Peterson
Lawton – Mayor Fred L. Fitch
Midwest City – Mayor Jack Fry Jr.
Muskogee – Mayor Bob Coburn
Norman – Mayor Cindy Rosenthal
Stillwater – Mayor John Bartley
Tulsa – Mayor Dewey Bartlett
Woodward – Mayor Gary Goetzinger

OREGON
Albany – Mayor Sharon Konopa
Beaverton – Mayor Denny Doyle
Cottage Grove – Mayor Thomas Monroe
Gresham – Mayor Share Bemis
La Grande – Mayor Daniel S. Pokorney
Lebanon – Mayor Paul Aziz
McMinnville – Mayor Richard L. "Rick" Olson
Medford – Mayor Gary Wheeler
Oregon City – Mayor Doug Neeley
Pendleton – Mayor Phillip W. Houk
Portland – Mayor Charlie Hales
Springfield – Mayor Christine Lundberg
Tillamook – Mayor Suzanne Weber

PENNSYLVANIA
Bethel Park – Mayor Jack Allen
Bethlehem – Mayor Robert J. Donchez
Butler – Mayor Thomas P. Donaldson
Carlisle – Mayor Tim Scott
Erie – Mayor Joseph Sinnott
Harrisburg – Mayor Eric Papenfuse
Lancaster – Mayor J. Richard Gray
McKeesport – Mayor Michael Cherepko
Philadelphia – Mayor Michael Nutter
Pittsburgh – Mayor William Peduto
Reading – Mayor Vaughn D. Spencer
Wilkes-Barre – Mayor Thomas M. Leighton
York – City Council President Carol Hill-Evans

RHODE ISLAND
Cumberland – Mayor Daniel J. McKee
East Providence – Mayor James A. Briden
Newport – Mayor Henry F. Winthrop
Pawtucket – Mayor Donald R. Grebien
Providence – Mayor Angel Taveras
Warwick – Mayor Scott Avedisian
Woonsocket – Mayor Lisa Baldelli-Hunt

SOUTH CAROLINA
Anderson – Mayor Terence V. Roberts
Charleston – Mayor Joseph P. Riley
Columbia – Mayor Stephen K. Benjamin
Florence – Mayor Stephen Wukela
Greenville – Mayor Knox White
Myrtle Beach – Mayor John Rhodes
Rock Hill – Mayor Doug Echols
Spartanburg – Mayor Junie White
Summerville – Mayor William C. Collins
Sumter – Mayor Joseph T. McElveen, Jr.

SOUTH DAKOTA
Aberdeen – Mayor Mike Levsen
Mitchell – Mayor Ken Tracy
Rapid City – Mayor Sam Kooiker
Sturgis – Mayor Mark Carstensen
Vermillion – Mayor John E. (Jack) Powell
Watertown – Mayor Steve Thorsen

TENNESSEE
Chattanooga – Mayor Andy Berke
Clarksville - Mayor Kim McMillan
Cleveland – Mayor Tom Rowland
Gallatin – Mayor Jo Ann Graves
Hendersonville – Mayor Scott Foster
Memphis – Mayor AC Wharton, Jr.
Murfreesboro – Mayor Shane McFarland

TEXAS
Allen – Mayor Stephen Terrell
Arlington – Mayor Robert Cluck
Austin – Mayor Lee Leffingwell
Denton – Mayor Chris Watts
DeSoto – Mayor Carl Sherman
Galveston – Mayor James Yarbrough
Georgetown – Mayor Dale Ross
Harlingen – Mayor Chris Boswell
Huntsville – Mayor Mac Woodward
Irving – Mayor Beth Van Duyne
McKinney – Mayor Brian Loughmiller
Midland – Mayor Jerry Morales
New Braunfels – Mayor Barron Casteel
Odessa – Mayor David Turner
Plano – Mayor Harry LaRosiliere
San Angelo – Mayor Dwain Morrison
Sherman – Mayor Cary Wacker
Temple – Mayor Danny Dunn

UTAH
Brigham City – Mayor Tyler Vincent
Orem – Mayor Richard Brunst
Park City – Mayor Jack Thomas
Roosevelt City – Mayor Vaun Ryan
Salt Lake City – Mayor Ralph Becker
Sandy – Mayor Tom Dolan
South Jordan – Mayor David Alvord
West Jordan – Mayor Kim W. Rolfe
West Valley City – Mayor Ron Bigelow

VERMONT
Barre – Mayor Thomas Lauzon
Essex – Selectboard
Hartford - Selectboard
Milton – Selectboard  
Newport – Mayor Paul L. Monette   
Randolph – Selectboard
Vergennes – Mayor Bill Benton

VIRGINIA
Alexandria – Mayor William D. Euille
Chesapeake – Mayor Alan P. Krasnoff
Christiansburg – Mayor D. Michael Barber
Covington – Mayor Thomas H. Sibold Jr.
Fairfax – Mayor R. Scott Silverthorne
Hampton – Mayor George Wallace
Lexington – Mayor Mimi Elrod
Marion – Mayor David P. Helms
Martinsville – Mayor Kim Adkins
Newport News – Mayor McKinley L. Price
Petersburg – Mayor Brian Moore
Richmond – Mayor Dwight C. Jones
Suffolk – Mayor Linda T. Johnson

WASHINGTON
Bremerton – Mayor Patty Lent
Camas – Mayor Scott Higgins
Kenner – Mayor Steve Young
Longview – Mayor Don Jensen
Pasco – Mayor Matt Watkins
Puyallup – Mayor John D. Knutsen
Richland – Mayor David W. Rose
Seattle – Mayor Edward B. Murray
Shoreline – Mayor Shari Winstead
Vancouver – Mayor Timothy D. Leavitt

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Mayor Vincent C. Gray

WEST VIRGINIA
Beckley – Mayor Bill O’Brien
Clarksburg – Mayor Catherine Goings
Elkins – Mayor Van T. Broughton
Fairmont – Mayor Ronald J. Straight, Sr. 
Lewisburg – Mayor John Manchester
Morgantown – Mayor Jenny Selin
Romney – Mayor Daniel Hileman
South Charleston – Mayor Frank A. Mullens
St. Albans – Mayor Richard Callaway
Weirton – Mayor George J. Kondik
Weston – Mayor Julia Howes Spelsberg

WISCONSIN
Appleton – Mayor Timothy Hanna
Green Bay – Mayor James J. Schmitt
Kenosha – Mayor Keith G. Bosman
La Crosse – Mayor Tim Kabat
Milwaukee – Mayor Tom Barrett
Oshkosh – Mayor Burk Tower
Racine – Mayor John Dickert
West Allis – Mayor Dan Devine

WYOMING
Cheyenne – Mayor Rick Kaysen
Green River – Mayor Hank Castillon
Laramie – Vice Mayor Paul Weaver
Riverton – Mayor Ron Warpness
Rock Springs – Mayor Carl Demshar
Sheridan – Mayor John Hearth Worland – Mayor David M. Duffy