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Groundbreaking ceremony for ASU @ Mesa City Center

January 10, 2020 at 11:50 am
The City of Mesa and Arizona State University held a groundbreaking ceremony today initiating construction of ASU @ Mesa City Center, a new state-of-the-art academic building that brings ASU to downtown Mesa.“Mesa is thrilled to be breaking ground...

Sprouts Mesa Marathon Road Closure Resources for February 8

January 15, 2020 at 1:59 pm
The ninth annual Sprouts Mesa Marathon at Mesa Riverview on Saturday, Feb. 8 will feature more than 10,500 participants in its combined races, making it one of the largest races in Arizona and one of the most sought-after events in the...

Grand opening for Signal Butte Park

January 18, 2020 at 10:38 am
A ribbon cutting ceremony was held this morning to officially open Signal Butte Park, 11132 E. Elliot Road. The new park features a unique custom made playground, four ramadas, and a one-mile lighted asphalt walking path loop along the east, south...

Free Family Fishing Fun at Red Mountain Lake

January 22, 2020 at 1:46 pm
Mesa Parks, Recreation and Community Facilities; the Arizona Game and Fish Department (AZGFD); District 5 Councilmember David Luna and HECHO (Hispanics Enjoying Camping, Hunting, and the Outdoors) present Family Fishing Fun Saturday, Feb. 1 from 8...

City of Mesa launches Asian District, Mesa, AZ brand

January 23, 2020 at 7:08 am
The City of Mesa, in partnership with area stakeholders, has unveiled a new brand for the Asian District, Mesa, AZ to celebrate the District’s unique offerings of culture, community, and commerce. Asian District, Mesa, AZ comprises more than 70...

Mesa's 20th Anniversary Historic Home Tour Feb. 1

January 23, 2020 at 11:17 am
Mesa’s Historic Home Tour, marking its 20th anniversary, will be held Saturday, Feb. 1 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The tour will showcase approximately a dozen homes in the West Second Street and Evergreen historic districts, plus several special...

Volunteers needed for count of homeless in Mesa

January 6, 2020 at 2:23 pm
The goal is to better understand how many individuals are experiencing homelessness in our community and be better equipped to meet their needs. The City of Mesa is looking for volunteers to participate in the Maricopa Association of Governments...

New and improved My Utility Account website launched in Mesa

January 7, 2020 at 11:46 am
As a way to service you better and provide easier access to your account information, the City of Mesa has launched a new My Utility Account website. Registration is easy - all you need is your utility account number and your service address zip...

Aqua-Tots Swim Schools commemorates opening of worldwide franchise headquarters with ribbon cutting ceremony

January 8, 2020 at 11:59 am
Aqua-Tots Swim Schools, the world’s largest swim school franchise, celebrated the grand opening of their 12,000 sq. ft. franchise headquarters today, Wednesday, January 8, 2020.The new state-of-the-art facility, located at 1110 S Greenfield Road...

Construction to begin soon on Falcon Field Airport development offering opportunities for new and expanding aviation companies

January 14, 2020 at 2:49 pm
Construction will begin soon on a new 23-acre development of large aircraft hangars with manufacturing space and ancillary offices at Mesa’s Falcon Field Airport. The development will offer significant opportunities for new and expanding aviation...

Presidential Preference Election

January 15, 2020 at 11:07 am
The Presidential Preference Election (PPE) is an election in which voters can choose their presidential candidate in the upcoming General Election. A PPE is only open to candidates seeking the nomination of a recognized party.The PPE will be held...

Register for Parks and Recreation spring programs

January 16, 2020 at 9:46 am
Although cooler weather prevails right now, spring will be here before you know it. Now is the time to get your kids registered for Mesa Parks and Recreation spring programs including swim lessons, lifeguard training, tennis lessons, spring break...

Mesa encourages you to participate in Unity Walk

January 21, 2020 at 11:40 am
In a walk in celebration of cultural diversity and community, Mesa will join Chandler, Gilbert, Phoenix, Scottsdale, Guadalupe, and host city Tempe in the Annual Regional Unity Walk and Festival Saturday, Jan. 25 from 4:30 p.m. until 7 p.m.“The...

Mesa City Council approves regulations for vaping in public places

December 9, 2019 at 7:05 pm
Mesa City Council has approved an ordinance that updates the City Code to add vaping and the use of vaping devices to existing citywide no-smoking regulations. The ordinance prohibits vaping in the same manner and places where smoking tobacco is...

Councilmember Kevin Thompson named Chair of NLC committee

January 7, 2020 at 10:14 am
District 6 Councilmember Kevin Thompson has been named the Chair of the National League of Cities’ (NLC) Community and Economic Development (CED) Federal Advocacy Committee for 2020. Thompson, who served as Vice Chair for the past two years, will...

Groundbreaking and wall tilting ceremony for Landing 202 industrial development

January 15, 2020 at 4:03 pm
A groundbreaking and wall tilting ceremony was held this afternoon for Landing 202. Developed by Marwest Enterprises, this 605,000-square-foot Class A industrial product is being built on approximately 45 acres just south of Loop 202 and west of...

Historical Writing and Video Contest for Mesa students

December 18, 2019 at 2:30 pm
The Mesa Historic Preservation Board is sponsoring a writing contest for all fourth-grade, fifth-grade and sixth-grade students and a video contest for sixth-grade through twelfth-grade students living in the City of Mesa. The contests are open to...

Councilmember Luna named President of National League of Cities’ Hispanic Elected Local Officials

December 17, 2019 at 9:23 am
District 5 Councilmember David Luna has been named as Chair of the National League of Cities’ (NLC) Hispanic Elected Local Officials (HELO) constituency group for 2020. Luna, who has been a member of HELO since 2014, served as First Vice President of...

Vice Mayor Mark Freeman re-appointed to NLC committee

January 7, 2020 at 10:18 am
Vice Mayor and District 1 Councilmember Mark Freeman has been re-appointed to the National League of Cities’ (NLC) Public Safety and Crime Prevention (PSCP) Federal Advocacy Committee for 2020, his third term on the committee. The appointment was...

Councilmember Francisco Heredia re-appointed to NLC committee

January 7, 2020 at 10:17 am
District 3 Councilmember Francisco Heredia has been re-appointed to the National League of Cities’ (NLC) Human Development (HD) Federal Advocacy Committee for 2020, his third term on the committee. The appointment was announced by NLC President Joe...

Councilmember Jeremy Whittaker re-appointed to NLC committee

January 7, 2020 at 10:16 am
District 2 Councilmember Jeremy Whittaker has been re-appointed to the National League of Cities’ (NLC) Finance, Administration and Intergovernmental Relations (FAIR) Federal Advocacy Committee for 2020, his second term on the committee. The...

Councilmember Jen Duff appointed to NLC committee

January 7, 2020 at 10:15 am
District 4 Councilmember Jen Duff has been appointed to the National League of Cities’ (NLC) Energy, Environment and Natural Resources (EENR) Federal Advocacy Committee for 2020. The appointment was announced by NLC President Joe Buscaino,...

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