Cottonwood City Council

Cottonwood approves same-sex civil unions

Cottonwood approves same-sex civil unions


Cottonwood on Tuesday night became the fifth Arizona municipality to allow same-sex civil unions.

Jerome, Sedona, Bisbee and Tucson  have passed similar ordinances.

Cottonwood City Council members approved the motion 6-1 Tuesday night.

Jesse Dowling made the motion to approve the civil unions ordinance and said, "I was the first to give the dissenting voter a great big hug.

"You can have different views and still get along and care for on another," Dowling said. Read more »