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Mayor John Giles' State of the City

February 5, 2020 at 2:37 pm
Mayor John Giles held his sixth State of the City breakfast on Feb. 4 at the Mesa Convention Center. The annual event was hosted by the Mesa Chamber of Commerce and was attended by around 900 business leaders, community leaders and elected...

New MesaNow app and Alexa to offer easier access to City services and information

February 5, 2020 at 4:18 pm
The City of Mesa is making it easier for you to access services and information using the new MesaNow app and, beginning March 1, the virtual assistant device Alexa. Mayor John Giles announced the new technology and demonstrated it during his State...

Groundbreaking for The GRID, $75 million urban neighborhood in downtown Mesa

February 24, 2020 at 10:58 am
Downtown Mesa will see major changes on Main Street throughout 2020, as Palladium GRID has broken ground on a new $75 million mixed-use development, The GRID. The GRID creates a new neighborhood that brings together lifestyle amenities, three...

City of Mesa Primary Election Called

February 25, 2020 at 3:36 pm
The Mesa City Council has called a Primary Election for Aug. 4, 2020. The Primary election ballot will include candidates for Mayor and Councilmembers in Districts 1, 2, and 3.Key primary election dates are as follows:First day to request an...

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...

Local Author Book Fair Feb. 29

February 20, 2020 at 3:23 pm
Looking for a good book written by someone in your own community? Authors from around Arizona will all be in one place as Mesa Red Mountain Library, 635 N. Power Road, hosts its annual Local Author Book Fair Saturday, Feb 29 from 1 p.m. to 5...

Pet Adoption Fair Feb. 29 at Main Library

February 12, 2020 at 11:37 am
Find the “purrfect” addition to your family as Mesa Public Library hosts its first Pet Adoption Fair Saturday, Feb. 29 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Main Library, 64 E. First St.Local community organizations, including Maricopa County Animal Care...

Parenting resources conference returns to i.d.e.a. Museum March 7

February 25, 2020 at 4:43 pm
A one-day special event aimed at helping new and expecting parents navigate the challenges of a family returns to the i.d.e.a. Museum Saturday, March 7. The 4th Trimester Arizona Conference – in its third year - features 12+ workshops that tackle...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Stories take on art this spring at the i.d.e.a. Museum

January 27, 2020 at 3:57 pm
Experience the art of storytelling at the i.d.e.a. Museum this spring. Art of the Story – which opens Feb. 7 - takes visitors on a journey featuring art and hands-on activities that nurture creative thinking and embrace the storyteller within us all....

Writer in Residence offers free workshops at Mesa Public Library

January 29, 2020 at 1:30 pm
Mesa Public Library is excited to continue our Writer in Residence program in partnership with Arizona State Library. Dane McCaslin will be Writer in Residence through March.She will be offering free writing workshops at the Main, Red Mountain,...

AZ Blankets 4 Kids Stitching Up Quilts for Ill and Abused Children

January 29, 2020 at 5:31 pm
The Mesa PD Family Advocacy Center is one of the many recipients of handmade quilts from AZ Blankets for Kids. The quilts are distributed to “traumatized and seriously ill children in the Phoenix metro area,” said AZ Blankets for Kids President Letty...

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...

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 on...

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