ADEQ Looks for Ways to Prevent Dust Storms

The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) hopes to reduce dust storms along I-10 in Pinal County. According to the ADEQ website, soil stabilizer has recently been applied to 98 acres of open or disturbed desert in Pinal County. Soil stabilizer is an environmentally friendly product that binds together loose soil, which reduces the potential … Read More…

Get Ready for the 2020 Census

Government agencies at all levels in Arizona are gearing up for the 2020 census, which takes place every decade in the United States. According to the Pinal County website, “The census is much more than just a head count. It provides a picture of our nation that helps determine where to build new schools, hospitals, … Read More…

See It, Report It, Track It

Is there a particular pothole that you find yourself driving around on a regular basis? Did you notice some new graffiti on a downtown wall? Is there an abandoned vehicle just sitting there? Do you wish there were some way you could report the issue, so it could be corrected? Well, now there is. Hoping … Read More…

4 Miles of I-10 Widened in Casa Grande

Travel just got easier on I-10 between Phoenix and Tucson with the widening in Casa Grande. There are now three lanes in each direction on a 4-mile stretch on Interstate 10 between Earley Road and Interstate 8. The $43-million widening project also replaced the I-10 bridges over Jimmie Kerr Boulevard, so they also accommodate three … Read More…

New La Quinta to Open in Maricopa

In August, the City of Maricopa issued a building permit for the first hotel within the city limits. It will be a La Quinta Hotel. Wyndham Hotels & Resorts describes the La Quinta as a “midscale hotel that offers an elevated stay in a contemporary setting.” The La Quinta Maricopa is a projected $10-million capital … Read More…