Kearns Senior Center named after Ed Mayne

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Salt Lake Tribune: Center to be renamed for Ed Mayne

Kearns already has a “Mayne” street. Now the west-side suburb will get a Mayne senior center, too.
The Salt Lake County Council voted unanimously Tuesday to rename the Kearns Senior Center after Ed Mayne, the late Democratic union boss and West Valley City state senator who fought to get the building built.
“It is by far the least we could do for Eddie and what he has done for the community,” said Republican Councilman Michael Jensen, who represents the county’s western fringe. “He was a great man who did a ton for the west side of Salt Lake County and the state of Utah.” (full article)

Deseret News: Salt Lake County names center after Mayne

County officials said the senior center, located at 4850 W. 4715 South, likely would not have been built without his leadership. (full article)

One Response to “Kearns Senior Center named after Ed Mayne”

  1. Paul Mayne Says:
    December 8th, 2007 at 1:39 pm

    I Love You Dad…

    My father, Ed Mayne passed away today after a tough battle with lung cancer. He was not only my dad but my best friend and my hero. I’ve never met a man so full of compassion for his fellow man…….