Honorary Mayors of Borrego Springs
Borrego Springs is an unincorporated community in the county of San Diego and therefore has no city council. Every year the Borrego Springs Chamber of Commerce calls for the nomination of an Honorary Mayor. The nominee receiving the most nomination letters and meeting certain criteria is selected Honorary Mayor for a year. Candidates should have been residents of Borrego Springs for at least ten years, be full-time residents and contributed to the local quality of life.
 Leo Carrillo also served as Park Commissioner at one time.
 Gale Gordon also served as President of the Chamber of Commerce. As Honorary Mayor, Gale Gordon, star of television’s “The Lucy Show", declared June 24, 1964, a holiday in Borrego Springs to mark completion of the Montezuma Valley Road.
 Dori Holiday served for several years as the General Manager of La Casa del Zorro. In 2005 she was honored by the Chamber for her outstanding volunteer service to the community.
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