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Glendale mayor to undergo heart bypass surgery on Thursday

Posted at 12:56 PM, Feb 03, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-03 14:56:07-05

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Glendale Mayor Jerry Weiers’ office says he will undergo heart bypass surgery on Thursday.

Weiers' office said in a statement that the surgery was scheduled after Weiers went to an urgent care on Monday and then was admitted to a hospital. According to the statement, Weiers is expected to make a full recovery and Vice Mayor Ian Hugh will fill until he returns. Weiers is serving his third four-year term as mayor.