WHAT’S UP DOWNTOWN

by Rina Rien, Director, Casa Grande Main Street As most of us reach our breaking point with monsoon storms and air conditioning-induced lethargy, take heart in knowing fall is just around the corner, and there is local fun in your historic downtown. We’ll kick off the season on Friday, Oct. 13 with an encore of … Read More…

SIMPLE WAYS TO HELP OUR SCHOOLS

by Helen Neuharth, President/CEO, Greater Casa Grande Chamber of Commerce We have recently had several high school and college graduations and elementary school promotions, but it is never too soon to remind everyone of a program that will assist educators in the classroom. The program I have mentioned before and am mentioning again in this … Read More…

NEW ROADS AND FREEWAYS FOR PINAL COUNTY

Plan drives toward November ballot by Harold Christ, President/CEO Pinal Partnership An innovative and comprehensive transportation plan for Pinal County will go to the voters after the Pinal County Board of Supervisors unanimously voted to place the measure on the November 2017 ballot. The transportation package would raise the Pinal County sales tax by one-half … Read More…

Casa Grande Recognized for Distinguished Budget Presentation

CASA GRANDE, AZ – The City of Casa Grande’s Finance Department is the proud recipient of the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for the 19th year. In order to receive this award, a governmental entity must meet several nationally recognized guidelines for effective budget … Read More…