Mayor Berry Proclaims December 9, 2011 as "Guy Wimberly Day"
Guy Wimberly is no stranger to Albuquerque golf; his entrepreneurial spirit gave birth to two area courses, Arroyo del Oso and Puerto del Sol. Mr. Wimberly was a noted collegiate athlete at UNM and is famous for transforming area you into golf professionals. On November 2, 2011, Guy Wimberly was inducted into the PGA Tour Hall of Fame. On December 9, 2011 Mayor Richard J. Berry proclaimed that day as "Guy Wimberly Day" in honor of his multi-decade service to the citizens of Albuquerque. The Mayor was joined by Parks and Recreation Director Barbara Baca, City Golf Superintendent David Salas, Assistant Golf Superintendent Tim Martinez, Golf Professionals Tony Hidalgo and Todd Kersting, and other Parks and Recreation staff at the ceremony.