Developer closes on $7.25 million land purchase in Casa Grande

Land Advisors Organization, which has offices in 10 states including Arizona, recently brokered the $7,825,000 purchase of more than 156.5 acres of prime industrial land in Casa Grande. Kirk McCarville and Michele Pino, of Land Advisors Organization, exclusively listed and brokered the transaction between the buyer, Nelson Commercial Properties, in Houston, Texas and the seller, … Read More…

Animal Care and Control educating public about rabies

Staff Reports In the past two months, three animals have tested positive for rabies virus in eastern Pinal County. In response to this rise in rabies cases, Pinal County’s Animal Care and Control Department has been hosting community meetings to educate the public about the importance of rabies vaccinations and answer any questions from residents. … Read More…

Coolidge Municipal Airport recognized as Airport of the Year

by Staff Reports Coolidge Municipal Airport was recently designated 2017 Airport of the Year by the Aeronautics Group of the Arizona Department of Transportation Multimodal Planning Division. ADOT selects one airport annually to receive this award. This prestigious honor is based on accomplishments in the following areas: aviation advocacy and community relations, airport management, special … Read More…

Crime mapping empowers residents to help combat crime

by Kaye Dickson When researching new states, cities or counties to relocate your family, what is most important? What defines a “good neighborhood?” Perhaps it’s the local school rating, or it’s the amount and type of crimes committed in the community? Obtaining information on crime in the area can be confusing, at best. Many law … Read More…

Casa Grande City Manager Selects New Community Services Director

Following a comprehensive nationwide search, Casa Grande City Manager Larry Rains recently announced that Steve Hardesty was selected as the new Community Services Director, effective June 19, 2017. “The professional skills and expertise that Steve possesses in operations management, budget supervision and facility development and construction is a perfect fit for the current needs of … Read More…

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…