Council debates changes to Promenade

When the Promenade shopping mall was first announced, the project ran north from Florence Boulevard to past Kortsen Road and was projected to someday be a part of a massive work/shop/play area. The present part of the mall was built, but after the national economic downturn, the northern part was sold to a different developer. … Read More…

Casa Grande Mayor gives State of the City

In his State of the City address in March, Casa Grande Mayor Craig McFarland highlighted some items that will have more of an immediate impact on the community than future new industry and business. He told the audience at The Property Conference Center that City Manager Larry Rains has been meeting with each City Council … Read More…

DUI PATROLS

The Casa Grande Police Department will be participating in DUI saturation patrols for St. Patrick’s Day weekend, beginning Thursday, March 16, and running through Sunday, March 19. Several officers with specialized training in DUI detection will be assigned to work enforcement details in and around Casa Grande. www.haroldkitching.com/police

GOLF TREES

Casa Grande is seeking a contractor for tree pruning and removal at Dave White Golf Course. The list of work in each area is posted at www.haroldkitching.com

CHAVEZ DINNER

“Yes, you can” was the message delivered Friday night to the 51 winners of $45,000 in scholarships presented by the Cesar E. Chavez Memorial Committee of Pinal County. The winners are listed, along with event photos and audio tapes, at www.haroldkitching.com/chavez-dinner.

FLOOD PLAN

Casa Grande is seeking professional engineering help in preparing a citywide drainage master study and plan, replacing an outdated one last revised in 1987. According to the request for qualifications, the study and plan “will help the city to identify and characterize existing drainage and flooding problems within the city’s annexed and planning limits. The deliverables will include, … Read More…

INTERSECTIONS

Final approval was given Monday night by the City Council for engineering of intersection improvements at Trekell and Florence and Arizola and Florence. Arizola will include dual left turn lanes onto westbound Florence. The story and link to a major report from the initial presentation last October, with charts and explanations, is posted at www.haroldkitching.com/news

Residents to Receive Redesigned Billing Statements

February 22, 1017 CASA GRANDE, AZ – The City of Casa Grande’s Finance Department is excited to announce the arrival of newly redesigned billing statements for its water, sanitation, and wastewater customers, as well as miscellaneous accounts receivable. The new, simplified format includes an easy to read layout, convenient access to important account information, payment … Read More…