Community profile: Gilbert

A look at key Gilbert facts and figures:

Population: 211,951

Gilbert Municipal Center: 50 E. Civic Center Drive, Gilbert; (480) 503-6871,

Mayor: John Lewis

Town Council members: Eddie Cook, Ben Cooper, Jenn Daniels, Victor Petersen, Jordan Ray, John Sentz (vice mayor)

Town manager: Patrick Banger

Town council meetings: Bi-monthly on Tuesdays

Town clerk: Cathy Templeton

Fire department: 85 E. Civic Center Dr., (480) 503-6300

Fire chief: Collin DeWitt

Police department: 75 E. Civic Center Dr., (480) 503-6500

Police chief: Timothy J. Dorn

Major town events: Gilbert Days, Constitution Week, Feathered Friends Festival, Halloween Carnival, Nights of Lights, Youth Fishing Day

Attractions: Big League Dreams, Freestone Park/Freestone Park Recreation Center, Gilbert Rodeo Park, Gilbert Rotary Centennial Observatory, Hale Centre Theatre, Higley Center for the Performing Arts, The Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch