Vote Upcoming for Casa Grande General Plan 2030

by Craig McFarland, Mayor, City of Casa Grande, Co-Chair General Plan Committee On May 18, you will be asked to vote on Proposition 456, the Casa Grande General Plan 2030. The plan represents 18 months of work. Multiple public meetings were held to create a land-use plan for our community for the next decade and … Read More…

Coolidge Stays in Shape

by Jon Thompson, Mayor, City of Coolidge I’d like to take time this issue to talk about the great programs our Coolidge Parks and Recreation Department offers while maintaining social distancing guidelines. While COVID-19 appears to be with us for a period of time, our hard-working staff is finding ways to provide quality programs to … Read More…

Eloy’s Amenities Really Shine in Springtime

by Micah Powell, Mayor, City of Eloy It is a beautiful spring in Pinal County. I hope everyone has been able to get out and enjoy the weather, view the spectacular spring flowers, and be thankful for a new year. Even in the continuing evolution of life with COVID-19, something about the natural desert is … Read More…

Exceptional Healthcare Breaks Ground on Maricopa’s First Hospital

by City of Maricopa Economic and Community Development Renderings courtesy of Exceptional Healthcare Maricopa’s first freestanding community hospital, consisting of 10 inpatient beds and 10 emergency beds, broke ground in November 2020. The single-story building will be located just south of the overpass on John Wayne Parkway. The state-of-the-art facility will include a specialty internal … Read More…

Try Superior Approach to Wellness

by Mila Besich, Mayor, Town of Superior Photo Blushing Cactus Photography Our personal health and wellness have been top of mind for everyone this past year — and not just here in Arizona or the U.S. Pre-pandemic, we often thought of wellness as a day at the spa, or a workout at the gym, or … Read More…

Opportunities Surround Us

by Craig H. McFarland, Mayor, City of Casa Grande With a new year we should be celebrating the gift of life and its many blessings. That being said, the past year threw us lots of curve balls from massive wildfires to COVID-19, an economic shutdown and more. Yet, the good people of Casa Grande remain … Read More…

Coolidge Library Connects Online

by Jon Thompson, Mayor, City of Coolidge I’d like to discuss our library in this issue and ways we’ve been reaching out to the community in this unprecedented time. The Coolidge Public Library was constructed in 1969 and has served the City for more than 50 years. The library has a rich and proud history … Read More…

Enhancing Eloy Continues in 2021

by Micah Powell, Mayor, City of Eloy Many of you have heard the ancient curse that goes “May you live in interesting times,” and that appears to be an understatement given the recent events internationally, nationally and locally. Fortunately for us on the local level, progress seems to be our driving force. Eloy held its … Read More…

Home is Where You….

by Mila Besich, Mayor, Town of Superior The word “home.” It is a comforting word, and for many people it conjures up warm and fond memories. Home is the physical place where we find refuge from a harried day, the place where some of our best memories often are made, where delicious meals are lovingly … Read More…

City of Maricopa Continues to Blossom

by City of Maricopa Economic & Community Development Maricopa makes way for more growth as it welcomes several new housing options for current and future residents. Several new multifamily/single-family-for-rent communities are currently under development and construction with extensive landscaping and amenities. These new projects will provide residents a greater variety of housing options tailored to … Read More…