Coolidge aims for the stars

by Jon Thompson, Mayor, City of Coolidge I’d like to take the time in this edition to talk about the great upgrades and new opportunities at the Coolidge Municipal Airport. Over the last few years millions of dollars, thanks in part to federal grants, have boosted the airport’s functionality and future planned uses. In the … Read More…

Maricopa says: Come Build a City with Us!

by City of Maricopa Economic & Community Development Incorporated in 2003, the City of Maricopa has become one of the state’s fastest-growing communities, witnessing unparalleled growth in a short 17 years. One of the most diverse cities in Arizona, Maricopa attracts a high-income, highly educated demographic with a median age of 33. The senior community … Read More…

New Eloy Mayor Aims for Prosperity, Fun

I am both humbled and honored to address you for the first time as the new Mayor of Eloy. I will serve my community as a Mayor actively involved in growing existing businesses and attracting new businesses. Equally as important, I am committed to improving Eloy’s image while fostering servant leadership in Pinal County and … Read More…

Eloy’s Partnerships Add Efficiency to Government Operations

by Joel Belloc, Mayor, City of Eloy We made it through another Arizona summer. I hope you now are ready to enjoy six months of the best weather anywhere! Fall, winter and spring means cooler weather, sunshine and plenty of outdoor activities. I encourage all of you to step outside and explore the uniqueness and … Read More…

Coolidge Business Succeeds with Excellent Partner in Chamber

by Jon Thompson, Mayor, City of Coolidge I want to take a moment this issue to focus on some excellent partnerships the City has with our community. Specifically, I’d like to speak about our excellent relationship with the Coolidge Chamber of Commerce under the direction of Executive Director Lynn Parsons. The Chamber has been a … Read More…

Leadership — Take the Challenge

by Mila Besich, Mayor, Town of Superior How can the year 2020 be described? Extraordinary… unbelievable… arduous… challenging… All of these adjectives are accurate characterizations of the past seven months of 2020. There is not one person who could have anticipated what 2020 would have had in store for us. Mayors, councilmembers and school board … Read More…

Boys & Girls Clubs pivots, but stays on mission

by Craig H. McFarland, Mayor, City of Casa Grande Boys & Girls Clubs of the Sun Corridor’s focus is on our youth, on academic success, good character and citizenship and healthy lifestyles. Exactly what we want for all our young people! In 2019, their five clubs served more than 625 youth every day. Also, that … Read More…