Mesa pools open May 26

May 9, 2018 at 4:45 pm
All nine City of Mesa pools will open for the summer beginning Saturday, May 26. The pools open for public swimming at 1 p.m. most days. Skyline and Rhodes will be open on Sundays. For specific pool hours, visit All pools...

Save the date for Republic Services Arizona Celebration of Freedom

May 14, 2018 at 5:29 pm
The 2018 Republic Services Arizona Celebration of Freedom is Wednesday, July 4 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. For the fifth consecutive year, this free event and the coolest independence festival in Arizona, will be held at the Mesa Convention Center and...

Mesa water quality report now available

May 22, 2018 at 3:45 pm
The new report reflects testing performed in 2017 and highlights water quality, sources, treatment, testing and monitoring for the Environmental Protection Agencys (EPA) Lead and Copper Rule.Mesas water is safe, clean, reliable and meets all...

Mesa seeks to fill openings on advisory boards and committees

April 4, 2018 at 9:45 am
Are you passionate about open space and would like to help shape Mesas next great park? Do you have ideas on how to provide greater transportation options for Mesa residents? If so, apply to be a member of one of our advisory boards and...

City of Mesa Primary Election Aug. 28

April 19, 2018 at 11:19 am
The Mesa City Council has called a Primary Election for Aug. 28, 2018. The Primary election ballot will include candidates for Councilmembers in Districts 3, 4, 5 and 6.Key Primary Election Dates are as follows: First day to request...

Summer exhibit examines the art of play, games

May 7, 2018 at 4:01 pm
This summer, experience imagination, problem solving and creative thinking through the art of play at the i.d.e.a. Museum. The Artful Play! Games & Toys exhibition features art and hands-on activities that explore the process of developing and...

Teen Zone grand opening at Mesa Main Library

May 23, 2018 at 11:00 am
Mesa Main Library, 64 E. First St., celebrates the grand opening of its new Teen Zone with a pizza party! The Teen Zone opens Friday, June 1 with a pizza party exclusively for teens ages 12 to 18 from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.Teen Zone is a room next to...

Public comment period for Annual Action Plan

April 30, 2018 at 5:58 pm
A public comment period is underway through Tuesday, May 29 for the City of Mesas proposed Fiscal Year 2018/2019 Annual Action Plan. The plan includes specific activities recommended for funding under the federal Community Development Block Grant...

Writer in Residence returns to Mesa Public Library

May 3, 2018 at 11:27 am
Aspiring writers can utilize another resource to improve their writing skills. Sharon Skinner, a local author who mainly writes fantasy, science fiction and paranormal for audiences of all ages, will be Writer in Residence at Mesa Public Library from...

Mesa Selects Lincoln Property Co. and Harvard Investments to Build “Union”

May 22, 2018 at 11:19 am
Brings 1.35 million square feet, four Class A office buildings to mixed-use district


Professionals needed for Mesa boards and committees

May 24, 2018 at 6:30 pm
Are you an electrical contractor, urban planner or work in multifamily housing? If so, the City of Mesa wants you to apply to be on an advisory board or committee. Some of Mesas boards and committees have positions that require specific professional...

National Comedy Theatre moves to Downtown Mesa

May 24, 2018 at 12:25 pm
National Comedy Theatre is excited to announce their move to downtown Mesa! For more than ten years they have called the Fiesta District home and they cant wait to plant new roots in the heart of Mesas arts and entertainment...

2018 Mayor's Youth Committee graduation

May 9, 2018 at 12:09 pm
Congratulations to the 2018 Mayors Youth Committee (MYC) graduates! This year, 25 juniors and seniors from public and charter high schools throughout Mesa completed the program that began in September. MYC is made up of an elect group of students...

Dinosaur facade unveiling at Arizona Museum of Natural History

May 1, 2018 at 1:07 pm
A life size sculpture of a magnificent carnivorous dinosaur appears to break out of the wall, leaving shattered masonry crumbling under her immense power as she makes her escape. That is what was unveiled today outside of the Arizona Museum of...

Learn about rainwater harvesting and use of greywater at Living Green workshop

April 25, 2018 at 5:00 pm
Did you know that you can collect more than 400 gallons of free water off the rooftop of a typical home from just half an inch of rain? You can learn this and much more at Mesas upcoming Living Green event, a monthlong Hydrate Mesa series taking...

Dockless Bicycles in Mesa

March 22, 2018 at 2:31 pm
Dockless bike share companies have begun operations in Mesa and have placed bicycles around the city. These bike share companies are privately owned and operated and are not affiliated with the City of Mesa. The companies and their customers are...

Credit card service fee to be collected soon for certain City of Mesa services

February 12, 2018 at 10:23 am
Beginning March 12, a service fee of 2.37 percent will be collected by a third party from City of Mesa customers paying with a credit card or debit card for certain City services. Those services include utility bills, Development Services fees such...

Mesa Arts Center Offering Free, Hands-On Arts Experiences for Caregivers

February 8, 2018 at 2:51 pm
Free arts experiences offered for those caring for loved ones with dementia or Alzheimer's