Western Intergovernmental Audit Forum

Tempe, Arizona
Thursday, September 12, 2013


Western Intergovernmental Audit Forum
Tempe Mission Palms Hotel
60 East 5th Street
Tempe, AZ 85281

Lodging, Hotel Hospitality Fee, and Guest Transportation and Parking


We have negotiated a group rate of $105 (single or double) per night, plus tax, for Wednesday, September 11, and Thursday, September 12  which is available to the WIAF meeting participants (rooms are based on availability). Also, the hotel is offering the group rate three (3) days prior to arrival and three (3) days after departure. To keep the forum affordable, please book your room reservations at the Temple Mission Palms Hotel. Reservations can be made only by calling toll free 1-800-547-8705. Please let the reservation agent know that you are booking a reservation under the group, “WIAF Fall Forum”. Book your room(s) no later than Thursday, August 22, 2013.  Cancellation policy: 72 hours prior to arrival date to avoid any penalty--noe night's lodging. Reservations booked after this date may not be guaranteed the group rate. 

Check-in time is 3:00p; check-out is 12:00n
.  Early check-ins and late departures are subject to availability. 

For additional information on the Temple Mission Palms Hotel, visit http://www.missionpalms.com/

Hotel Hospitality Fee

There will be a hospitality fee, which is currently $14.95 per room, per night, which includes: airport transportation, wireless high speed internet access in guestroom, local and toll-free telephone calls, incoming fax service, daily newspaper, in-room coffee service, valet or self-parking, and access to the hotel fitness center.

Guest Transportation and P

Registered Hotel Guest - The Temple Mission Palms Hotel offers transportation for individual travelers to and from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport every 1/2 hour from 5:30a - 10:30p daily. From the airport to hotel – When you arrive at baggage claim and have luggage in-hand, please call the hotel at 480-894-1400.  The operator will direct you to the proper curb-side location for your terminal, and advise you the estimated pick up time. 

Registered Hotel Guest: Valet or self-parking is included in the Hotel Hospitality Fee. 

Day use (non-hotel guest): Parking is available for a fee of $2.00/hour or $12/day.   


Contact Information

  • For questions on registration or hotel accommodations:

    Sylvia Woo
    Phone:  415-904-2214
    Email:  woos@gao.gov

Payment Instructions

  • Registration Fee

    We accept Visa Debit Card, MasterCard Debit Card, Visa, MasterCard, Discover, Diners Club, and American Express

    If paying by check, please make payable to “Western Intergovernmental Audit Forum” and mail to:
    Sylvia Woo
    U.S. Government Accountability Office
    301 Howard Street, Suite 1100
    San Francisco, CA 94105