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The 2017 Extra Mile Day cities are rolling in! 517 and counting!

Hey, mayors! If you LOVE the volunteers and extra mile heroes in your community, make sure your city is on this list. Let us know about a couple of the awesome extra-mile people in your community, TOO. (See "Heroes" tab.)

Join us on November 1st with your city's Extra Mile Day declaration!


ALABAMA
Abbeville - Mayor James Giganti, Jr.
Auburn – Mayor Bill Ham, Jr.
Bessemer – Mayor Kenneth E. Gulley
Birmingham – Mayor William A. Bell
Gadsden – Mayor Sherman Guyton
Huntsville – Mayor Tommy Battle
Jacksonville – Mayor Johnny L. Smith
Mobile – Mayor William S. Stimpson
Montgomery – Mayor Todd Strange
Tuscaloosa – Mayor Walter Maddox

ALASKA
Kodiak – Mayor Pat Branson
Kotzebue – City Council
Palmer – Mayor Edna B. DeVries 
Wrangell – Mayor David L. Jack

ARIZONA
Avondale – Mayor Kenneth N. Weise
Benson – Mayor Phyllis Fitzgerald
Bisbee – Mayor David M. Smith
Buckeye – Mayor Jackie Meck
Camp Verde – Mayor Charles German
Carefree – Mayor Les Peterson
Casa Grande – Mayor Craig McFarland
Chandler – Mayor Jay Tibshraeny
Clarksdale – Mayor Richard Dehnert
Kingman – Mayor Monica Gates
Lake Havasu – Mayor Mark S. Nexen
Prescott – Mayor Harry Oberg
Scottsdale – Mayor W.J. Jim Lane
Tempe – Mayor Mark Mitchell
Tucson – Mayor Jonathan Rothschild
Yuma – Mayor Douglas J. Nicholls

ARKANSAS
Bella Vista – Mayor Peter A. Christie
Bentonville – Mayor Bob McCaslin
El Dorado – Mayor Frank Hash
Fayetteville – Mayor Lioneld Jordan
Hot Springs – Mayor Pat McCabe
Jonesboro – Mayor Harold Perrin
Little Rock – Mayor Mark Stodola
North Little Rock – Mayor Joe A. Smith
Pine Bluff – Mayor Shirley Washington
Rogers – Mayor Greg Hines
Russellville – Mayor Randy Horton
Searcy – Mayor David Morris
Sherwood – Mayor Virginia R. Young
Springdale – Mayor Doug Sprouse
Texarkana – Mayor Ruth Penney
Van Buren – Mayor Bob Freeman

CALIFORNIA
Adelanto – Mayor Richard Kerr
Alameda – Mayor Trish Herrera Spencer
Alhambra – Mayor Stephen Sham
Aliso Viejo – Mayor Dave Harrington
Anaheim – Mayor Tom Tait
Auburn – Mayor Bill Spokely
Aurora – Mayor Stephen D. Hogan
Cathedral City – Mayor Stan Henry
Chico – Mayor Sean Morgan
Elk Grove – Mayor Steve Ly
Fairfield – Mayor Harry T. Price
Folsom – Mayor Andy Morin
Irvine – Mayor Donald P. Wagner
Jackson – Mayor Connie Gonsalves
Lodi – Mayor Doug Kuehne
Loomis – Mayor Robert Black
Los Angeles – Mayor Eric Garcetti
Marysville – Mayor Ricky Samayon
Modesto – Mayor Ted Brandvold
Oakland – Mayor Libby Schaaf
Oxnard – Mayor Tim Flynn
Petaluma – Mayor David Glass
Placerville – Mayor John Clerici
Rancho Cordova – Mayor Donald Terry
Roseville – Mayor Susan Rohan
Sacramento – Mayor Darrell Steinberg
San Diego – Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer
Santa Cruz – Mayor Cynthia Chase
Santa Rosa – Mayor Chris Coursey
Vacaville – Mayor Len Augustine
Vallejo - Mayor Bob Sampayan

COLORADO
Arvada – Mayor Marc Williams
Centennial – Mayor Cathy Noon
Colorado Springs – Mayor John Suthers
Denver – Mayor Michael B. Hancock
Grand Junction – Mayor J. Merrick Taggart
Greeley – Mayor Thomas S. Norton
Lakewood – Mayor Adam Paul
Littleton – Mayor Bruce Beckman
Pueblo – City Council President Stephen G. Nawrocki
Superior – Mayor Clint Folsom
Thornton – Mayor Heidi K. Williams

CONNECTICUT
Bridgeport – Mayor Joseph Ganim
Danbury – Mayor Mark Boughton
Greenwich – First Selectman Peter J. Tesei
Hamden – Mayor Curt Leng
Middletown – Mayor Daniel Drew
New Haven – Mayor Toni N. Harp
Norwalk – Mayor Harry W. Rilling
Norwich – Mayor Deberey Hinchey
Stamford – Mayor David R. Martin
Stratford – Mayor John A. Harkins
Waterbury – Mayor Neil O’Leary

DELAWARE
Dover – Mayor Robin R. Christiansen
Georgetown – Mayor William E. West
Lewes – Mayor Theodore W. Becker
Middletown – Mayor Kenneth L. Branner, Jr.
Milford – Mayor Bryan W. Shupe
Newark – Mayor Polly Sierer
Seaford – Mayor David Grenshaw
Wilmington – Mayor S. Purzycki

FLORIDA
Boca Raton – Mayor Susan Haynie
Cape Coral – Mayor Marni Sawicki
Deerfield Beach – Mayor Bill Ganz
Deltona – Mayor John Masiarczyk
Fort Lauderdale – Mayor John P. “Jack” Seiler
Gainesville – Mayor Lauren Poe
Jacksonville – Mayor Letty Curry
Miami – Mayor Tomas Regalado
Orlando – Mayor Buddy Dyer
Palm Bay – Mayor William Capote
Panama City Beach – Mayor Mike Thomas
Pembroke Pines – Mayor Frank C. Ortis
Pompano Beach – Mayor Lamar Fisher
Port St. Lucie – Mayor Gregory J. Oravec
Safety Harbor – Mayor Joe Ayoub
Tallahassee – Andrew Gillum
West Palm Beach – Mayor Jeri Muoio

GEORGIA
Canton – Mayor Gene Hobgood
Carrollton – Mayor Walt Hollingsworth
Columbus – Mayor Teresa Tomlinson
Dalton – Mayor Dennis Mock
Dunwoody – Mayor Denis L. Shortal
East Point – Mayor Jannquell Peters
Kennesaw – Mayor Derek Easterling
Lawrenceville – Mayor Judy Jordan Johnson
Macon – Mayor Robert Reichert
McDonough – Mayor Billy Copeland
Roswell – Mayor Jere Wood
Savannah – Mayor Eddie DeLoach
Valdosta – Mayor John Gayle
Warner Robins – Mayor Randy Toms
Woodstock – Mayor Donnie Enriques

HAWAII
Honolulu – Mayor Gary Wheeler

IDAHO
Ammon – Mayor Dana Kirkham
Boise – Mayor David Bieter
Caldwell – Mayor Garret Nancolas
Chubbuck – Mayor Kevin B. England
Coeur d’Alene – Mayor Steve Widmyer
Garden City – Mayor John Evans
Hayden – Mayor Steven J. Griffitts
Kuna – Mayor Joe L. Stear
Lewiston – Mayor Jim Kleeburg
Mountain Home – Mayor Rich Sykes
Nampa – Mayor Robert L. Henry

ILLINOIS
Aurora – Mayor Richard Irvan
Belleville – Mayor Mark W. Eckert
East Peoria – Mayor David Mingus
Elgin – Mayor David Kaptain
Evansville – President Erwin “Red” Becker
Galesburg – Mayor John Pritchard
Peoria – Mayor Jim Ardis
Schaumburg – Mayor Al Larson
Waukegan – Mayor Sam Cunningham

INDIANA
Columbus – James D. Lienhoop
Elkhart – Mayor Tim Neese
Fort Wayne – Mayor Thomas C. Henry
Frankfort – Mayor Chris McBarnes
Gary – Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson
Huntington – Mayor Brooks L. Fetters
Jeffersonville – Mayor Mike Moore
Muncie – Mayor Dennis Tyler
Terre Haute – Mayor Duke A. Bennett

IOWA
Ankeny – Mayor Gary Lorenz
Cedar Rapids – Mayor Ron Corbett
Council Bluffs – Mayor Matthew J. Walsh
Davenport – Mayor Frank Klipsch
Dubuque – Mayor Roy D. Buol
Fort Dodge – Mayor Matt Bemrich
Sioux City – Mayor Bob Scott
Waterloo – Mayor Quentin Hart

KANSAS
Garden City – Mayor Melvin Dale
Junction City – Mayor Mark R. Holland
Kansas City – Mayor Mark R. Holland
Leavenworth – Mayor Nancy D. Bauder
Overland Park – Carl Gerlach
Salina – Mayor Kaye Crawford
Shawnee – Mayor Michelle Distler

KENTUCKY
Ashland – Mayor Steve Gilmore
Covington – Mayor Joseph U. Meyer
Danville – Mayor Mike Perros
Elizabethtown – Mayor Edna B. Berger
Erlanger – Mayor Tyson Hermes
Florence – Mayor Diane E. Whalen
Fort Thomas – Mayor Eric Haas
Frankfort – Mayor William May
Georgetown – Mayor Tom Prather
Madisonville – Mayor David W. Jackson
Nicholasville – Mayor Pete Sutherland
Paducah – Mayor Brandi Harless
Radcliff – Mayor Michael Weaver

LOUISIANA
Baton Rouge – Mayor Sharon Weston
Bossier City – Mayor Lorenz Walker
Kenner – Mayor E. “Ben” Zahn III
Lake Charles – Mayor Nic Hunter
Minden – Mayor Tommy Davis
Monroe – Mayor James “Jamie” Mayo
Ruston – Mayor Ronnie Walker
Shreveport – Mayor Ollie Tyler
Thibodaux – Mayor Tommy Eschete

MAINE
Bangor – Council Chair Joe Baldacci
Biddeford – Mayor Alan Casavant
Lewiston – Mayor Robert E. Macdonald
Portland – Mayor Ethan K. Strimling
Saco – Mayor Roland L. Michaud
Sanford – Mayor Thomas P. Cote
South Portland – Mayor Patti Smith
Westbrook – Mayor Mike Sanphy

MARYLAND
Annapolis – Mayor Michael Pantelides
Cambridge – Mayor Victoria Jackson-Stanley
Crisfield – Mayor Kimberley B. Lawson
Edmonston – Mayor Tracy Farrish Gant
Salisbury – Mayor Jacob R. Day

MASSACHUSETTS
Boston – Mayor Martin J. “Marty” Walsh
Fall River – Mayor Jasiel F. Correia II
Haverhill – Mayor James J. Fiorentini
Lowell – Mayor Edward J. Kennedy
Lynn – Mayor Judith Flanagan Kennedy
Malden – Mayor Gary Christenson
New Bedford – Mayor Jonathan F. Mitchell
Springfield – Mayor Domenic J. Sarno
Westfield – Mayor Brian P. Sullivan
Weymouth – Mayor Robert L. Hedlund
Worcester – Mayor Joseph M. Petty

MICHIGAN
Detroit – Mayor Mike Dugan
Farmington Hills – Mayor Ken Massey
Kalamazoo – Mayor Bobby J. Hopewell
Lansing – Mayor Virg Bemero
Rochester Hills – Mayor Bryan K. Barnett
Southfield – Mayor Ken Siver
Sterling Heights – Mayor Michael C. Taylor
Wyoming – Mayor Jack Poll

MINNESOTA
Blaine – Mayor Tim Ryan
Duluth – Mayor Emily Larson
Edina – Mayor James Hovland
Mankato – Mayor Eric Anderson
Minneapolis – Mayor Betsy Hodges
Minnetonka – Mayor Terry Schneider
Rochester – Mayor Ardell F. Brede
Saint Paul – Mayor Christopher B. Coleman

MISSISSIPPI
Biloxi – Mayor Andrew “FoFo”Gilich
Brandon – Mayor Butch Lee
Columbus – Mayor Robert E. Smith Sr.
Horn Lake – Mayor Allen Latimer
Meridian – Mayor Percy Bland
Olive Branch – Mayor Scott B. Phillips
Southaven – Mayor Darren Musselwhite
Starkville – Mayor Lynn Spruill
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
Florissant – Mayor Thomas P. Schneider
Independence – Mayor Eileen Weir
Kansas City – Mayor Sly James
O’Fallon – Mayor Bill Hennessy
Rayton – Mayor Michael McDonough 
Saint Charles – Mayor Sally Faith
St. Joseph – Mayor Bill Faulkner
St. Louis – Mayor Lyda Krewson
St. Peters – Mayor Len Pagano

MONTANA
Belgrade – Mayor Russell C. Nelson
Billings – Mayor Thomas W. Hanel
Great Falls – Mayor Bob Kelly
Shelby – Mayor Larry Bonderud
Whitefish – Mayor John Muhfeld

NEBRASKA
Auburn – Mayor Jonathan P. LaBonte
Fremont – Mayor Scott Getzschman
Grand Island – Mayor Jeremy Jensen
Lincoln – Mayor Chris Beutler
Norfolk – Mayor Josh Moenning
North Platte – Mayor Dwight Livingston

NEVADA
Carson City – Mayor Robert Crowell
Elko – Mayor Chris J. Johnson
Henderson – Mayor Debra March
Reno – Mayor Hillary Schieve
Winnemucca – Mayor Di An Putnam

NEW HAMPSHIRE
Berlin – Mayor Paul Grenier
Concord – Mayor Jim Bouley
Derry – Council Chair Joshua R. Bourdon
Rochester – Mayor Caroline McCarley
Salem – Selectboard Chairman Michael J. Lyons

NEW JERSEY
Brick – Mayor John G. Ducey
Clifton – Mayor James Anzaldi
East Brunswick – Mayor Brad J. Cohen
Edison – Mayor Thomas Lankey
Jersey City – Mayor Steven Michael Fulop
Long Branch – Mayor Adam Schnelder
Mahwah – Mayor William C. Laforet
Parisippany-Troy Hills – Mayor James R. Barberio
Plainfield – Mayor Adrian O. Mapp
Toms River – Mayor Thomas F. Kelaher
Trenton – Mayor Eric E. Jackson
Vineland – Mayor Anthony Fanucci
West Milford – Mayor Bettina Bieri
West Orange – Mayor Robert D. Parisi

NEW MEXICO
Alamagordo – Mayor Richard Boss
Albuquerque – Mayor Richard J. Berry
Carlsbad – Mayor Dale Janway
Clovis – Mayor David Lansford
Farmington – Mayor Tommy Roberts
Hobbs – Mayor Sam Cobb
Rio Rancho – Mayor Greggory D. Hull
Santa Fe – Mayor Javier M. Gonzales

NEW YORK
Albany – Mayor Kathy M. Sheehan
Amsterdam – Mayor Michael Villa
Buffalo – Mayor Byron Brown
Cortland – Mayor Brian Tobin
Elmira – Mayor Daniel J. Mandell
Geneva – Mayor Ron Alcock
Gloversville – Mayor Dayton J. King
Jamestown – Mayor Samuel Teresi
Newark – Mayor Jonathan Taylor
Oneida – Mayor Leo Matzke
Oswego – Mayor William J. Barlow
Plattsburgh – Mayor Colin L. Read
Poughkeepsie – Mayor Robert G. Rolison
Rochester – Mayor Lovely A. Warren
Saratoga Springs – Mayor Joanne D. Yepsen
Schenectady – Mayor Gary R. McCarthy
Utica – Mayor Robert Palmieri
White Plains – Mayor Thomas M. Roach
Yonkers – Mayor Mike Spano

NORTH CAROLINA
Asheville – Mayor Esther E. Manheimer
Chapel Hill – Mayor Pam Hemminger
Charlotte – Mayor Jennifer Watson Roberts
Concord – Mayor J. Scott Padgett
Durham – Mayor William B. “Bill” Bell
Gastonia – Mayor John Bridgeman
Jacksonville – Mayor Sammy Phillips
Rocky Mount – Mayor David W. Combs
Wilson – Mayor C. Bruce Rose

NORTH DAKOTA
Bowman – Commission President Lyn James
Dickinson – Commission President Scott Decker
Grand Forks – Mayor Michael R. Brown
High Point – Mayor William “Bill” Bencini
Mandan – Mayor Tim Helbling
Wahpeton – Mayor Meryl Hansey
Williston – Mayor Howard Klug

OHIO
Akron – Mayor Dan Horrigan
Amherst – Mayor Mark Costilow
Ashland – Mayor Duane R. Fishpaw
Ashtabula – City Manager James M. Timonere
Athens – Mayor Steve Patterson
Brunswick – Mayor Ron Falconi
Canton – Mayor Thomas M. Bernabei
Cincinnati – Mayor John Cranley
Columbus – Mayor Andrew Ginther
Dayton – Mayor Nan Whaley
Delaware – Mayor Kay Riggle
Denton – Mayor Chris Watts
Findlay – Mayor Lydia Mihalik
Kettering – Mayor Don Patterson
Lorain – Mayor Chase Ritenauer
Mansfield – Mayor Timothy Theaker
Massillon – Mayor Kathy Catazaro-Perry
Toledo – Mayor Paula Hicks Hudson
Warren – Mayor Hon. William D. Franklin
Westerville – Mayor Kathy Cocuzzi
Youngstown – Mayor John A. McNally

OKLAHOMA
Bartlesville – Mayor Dale Copeland
Enid – Mayor Bill Shewey
Lawton - Fred Fitch
Midwest City – Mayor Matt Dukes
Muskogee – Mayor John Robert Coburn
Norman – Mayor Lynne Miller
Stillwater – Mayor Gina Noble
Woodward – Mayor Michelle Williamson

OREGON
Albany – Mayor Sharon Konopa
Cottage Grove – Mayor Jeff Gowing
Edmond – Mayor Charles Lamb
Gresham – Mayor Shane Bemis
La Grande – Mayor Stephen E. Clements
Lebanon – Mayor Paul Aziz
Medford – Mayor Gary H. Wheeler
Oregon City – Mayor Scott Higgins
Pendleton – Mayor John Turner
Portland  - Mayor Ted Wheeler
Springfield – Mayor Christine Lundberg
Tillamook – Mayor Suzanne Weber

PENNSYLVANIA
Allentown – Mayor Ed Pawlowski
Bethel Park – Mayor Jack T. Allen
Bethlehem – Mayor Robert J. Donchez
Butler – Mayor Thomas P. Donaldson
Erie – Mayor Joseph E. Sinnott
Harrisburg – Mayor Eric Papenfuse
Lancaster – Mayor J. Richard Gray
McKeesport – Mayor Michael Cherepko
Philadelphia – Mayor James F. Kenney
Pittsburgh – Mayor William Peduto
Reading – Mayor Wally Scott
Wilkes-Barre – Mayor Anthony G. George
York – Council President Michael Ray Helfrich

RHODE ISLAND
Cumberland - Mayor William Murray
East Providence – Mayor James A. Briden
Newport – Mayor Harry F. Winthrop
North Providence – Mayor Charles A. Lombardi
Pawtucket – Mayor Donald R. Grebien
Providence – Mayor Jorge O. Elorza
Warwick – Mayor Scott Avedisian
West Warwick – Council President David Gosselin, Jr.
Woonsocket – Mayor Lisa Baldelli-Hunt

SOUTH CAROLINA
Anderson – Mayor Terence Roberts
Charleston – Mayor John J. Tecklenburg
Columbia – Mayor Stephen K. Benjamin
Florence – Mayor Stephen Wukela
Myrtle Beach – John T. Rhodes
Spartanburg – Mayor Junie White
Summerville – Mayor Wiley Johnson
Sumpter – Mayor Joseph T. McElveen, Jr.

SOUTH DAKOTA
Aberdeen – Mayor Mike Levsen
Mitchell – Mayor Jerry Toomey
Sturgis – Mayor Mark Carstensen
Vermillion – Mayor John E. (Jack) Powell
Watertown – Mayor Sarah Caron

TENNESSEE
Chattanooga – Mayor Andy Berke
Cleveland – Mayor Tom Rowland 
Collierville – Mayor Stan Joyner, Jr.
Columbia – Mayor Kean Dickey
Gallatin – Mayor Paige Brown
Germantown – Mayor Mike Palazeolo
Hendersonville – Mayor Jamie Clary
Memphis – Mayor Jim Strickland
Murfreesboro – Mayor Shane McFarland

TEXAS
Allen – Mayor Stephen Terrell
Arlington – Mayor Kirk Caldwell
Austin – Mayor Steve Adler
Conroe – Mayor Toby Powell
DeSoto – Mayor Curtistene McCowan
Galveston – Mayor James Yarbrough
Georgetown – Mayor Dale Ross
Harlingen – Mayor Chris Boswell
Huntsville – Mayor Andy Brauninger
Irving – Mayor Rick Stopfer
McKinney – Mayor George Fuller
Midland – Mayor Jerry F. Morales
New Braunfels – Mayor Barron Casteel
Odessa – Mayor David Turner
Plano – Mayor Harry LaRosiliere
San Angelo – Mayor Brenda Gunter
Sherman – Mayor David Plyler
Temple – Mayor Danny Dunn
Wichita Falls – Mayor Stephen L. Santellana

UTAH
Brigham City – Mayor Tyler Vincent
Orem – Mayor Richard F. Brunst
Park City – Mayor Jack Thomas
Roosevelt City – Mayor Vaun Ryan
Salt Lake City – Mayor Jackie Biskupski
Sandy – Mayor Tom Dolan
West Valley City – Mayor Ron Bigelow

VERMONT
Barre – Mayor Thomas Lauzon
Essex – Mayor Selectboard Chair Max Levy
Newport – Mayor Paul L. Monette
Randolph – Selectboard

VIRGINIA
Alexandria – Mayor Allison Silberberg
Chesapeake – Mayor Alan P. Kransnoff
Christiansburg – Mayor Mike Barber
Covington – Mayor Thomas H. Sibold
Fairfax – Mayor David L. Meyer
Hampton – Mayor Donnie R Turk
Harrisonburg – Mayor Deanna R. Reed
Hopewell – Mayor Jackie Shornak
Lexington – Mayor Frank Friedman
Marion – Mayor David P. Helms
Martinsville – Mayor Gene Teague
Newport News – Mayor McKinley L. Price
Petersburg – Mayor Samuel Parham
Richmond – Mayor Levar Stoney
Roanoke – Mayor Sherman P. Lea, Sr.
Suffolk – Mayor Linda T. Johnson
Virginia Beach – Mayor William D. Sessoms, Jr.
Wytheville – Mayor Trenton G. Crewe, Jr.

WASHINGTON
Bremerton – Mayor Patty Lent
Camas – Mayor Scott Higgins
Kennewick – Mayor Steve Young
Longview – Mayor Don Jensen
Richland – Mayor Robert J. Thompson
Seattle – Mayor Edward B. Murray
Shoreline – Mayor Christopher Roberts
Vancouver – Mayor Timothy D. Leavitt

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Mayor Muriel Bowser

WEST VIRGINIA
Beckley – Mayor Rob Rappold
Clarksburg – Mayor Catherine A. Goings
Elkings – Mayor Van T. Broughton
Fairmont – Mayor Thomas Mainella
Lewisburg – Mayor John Manchester
Morgantown – Mayor William Kawecki
Romney – Mayor Beverly Keadle
St. Albans – Mayor Scott James
Weston – Mayor Julia Howes Spelsberg

WISCONSIN
Appleton – Mayor Timothy M. Hanna
Brookfield – Mayor Steven V. Ponto
Green Bay – Mayor James J. Schmitt
Kenosha – Mayor John Antaramian
La Crosse – Mayor Tim Kabat
Madison – Mayor Paul R. Soglin
Manitowoc – Mayor Justin M. Nickels
Milwaukee – Mayor Tom Barrett
New Berlin – Mayor David Ament
Oshkosh – Mayor Steve Cummings
Warren – Mayor James R. Fouts
Wausau – Mayor Robert B. Mielke
West Allis – Mayor Dan Devine
West Bend – Mayor Kraig Sadownikow

WYOMING
Cheyenne – Mayor Marian J. Orr
Cody – Mayor Matt Hall
Green River – Mayor Pete Rust
Jackson – Mayor Pete Muldoom
Riverton – Mayor John L. Baker
Rock Springs – Mayor Carl Demshar