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Mesa becomes first-ever autism certified city in U.S.

November 18, 2019 at 12:01 pm
Mesa is the first-ever Autism Certified City in the U.S. designated by the International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards (IBCCES), the result of nearly a year-long quest to tailor travel experiences for individuals with...

Mesa named one of top digital cities in U.S.

November 18, 2019 at 2:13 pm
Mesa has made the top 10 list among cities with populations of 500,000 or more in the Center for Digital Government’s 2019 Digital Cities Survey. Now in its 19th year, the annual survey recognizes cities using technology to tackle social challenges,...

SkyBridge Arizona breaks ground on first two buildings at Gateway Airport

October 28, 2019 at 3:49 pm
SkyBridge Arizona and leading general contractor Graycor Construction Company joined today with local dignitaries, Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport, business leaders and project leasing firm CBRE to break ground on the first two buildings at SkyBridge...

Save the dates for Merry Main Street

October 30, 2019 at 11:01 am
For the fifth consecutive year, Merry Main Street will bring thousands of holiday revelers to downtown Mesa. The spectacular celebration of the season will be held Nov. 29 through Jan. 4.The festivities begin Friday, Nov. 29 from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m....

City announces selection of interim Police Chief

November 5, 2019 at 9:25 am
The City of Mesa announced this morning that Assistant Chief Ken Cost will serve as interim Police Chief effective immediately following the resignation of former Mesa Police Chief Ramon Batista."Appointing Assistant Chief Cost to this position was...

City of Mesa to host "Creative Conversations" featuring five creative economy leaders

November 6, 2019 at 2:05 pm
On Wednesday, Nov. 20, the City of Mesa will host an event in honor of Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) at the Mesa Arts Center in Downtown Mesa from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. The free event will feature a panel discussion with five local founders from the...

Mesa celebrates expansion of Urbix Resources into Falcon District

November 14, 2019 at 11:57 am
A ribbon cutting ceremony has been held for Urbix Resources’ new headquarters, 3110 N. Greenfield Road, in the Falcon District of Mesa. The new 31,000 square foot facility will allow the company to expand its state-of-the-art graphite...

Register for Parks and Recreation Youth Sports winter programs

October 24, 2019 at 2:44 pm
City of Mesa Winter Athletic Sports are gearing up for cooler weather in the Valley. Registration is underway for both Mesa residents and non-residents for Youth Sports* programs. Youth Sports include basketball, volleyball and Playball, a...

Mesa earns Golden Prospector Award from AAED for economic development efforts

November 7, 2019 at 8:10 am
The City of Mesa’s Office of Economic Development has won a Golden Prospector Award from the Arizona Association for Economic Development (AAED), recognizing excellence, innovation and creativity in economic development.Mesa was recognized for its...

Mesa Main Library hosts “Water - Use It Wisely” display

November 7, 2019 at 9:30 am
There's more to check out at the Mesa Main Library, 64 E. First St., besides books (audiobooks, movies, and more) this month. From now thru the end of November, the library will feature a 16-foot tall, 120-gallon water jug pyramid display that...

Artworks highlight weather's beauty, impact on our environment this fall at the i.d.e.a. Museum

September 23, 2019 at 3:19 pm
More than 50 artworks from local, national and international artists will be featured this fall at the i.d.e.a. Museum’s Weather or Not: Art with Atmosphere exhibition, which opens Friday, Sept. 27. The exhibition also features a variety of art and...

CenturyLink to expand network infrastructure in Mesa's Gateway Area

September 24, 2019 at 9:55 am
To support growing commercial, industrial and residential developments in Mesa Arizona’s Gateway area, CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) will expand its network infrastructure in the area.“The expansion of CenturyLink’s fiber in the Gateway area will...

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Councilmember Francisco Heredia selected as one of Nation’s Top Rising Leaders

November 13, 2019 at 1:23 pm
District 3 Councilmember Francisco Heredia has been selected as one of 15 leaders from across the United States to join the NewDEAL (Developing Exceptional American Leaders), a selective national network of rising state and local elected officials....

Federal grant helps Falcon Field Airport improve safety, efficiency with construction of new taxiway exits

August 29, 2019 at 9:30 pm
Construction is slated to begin this fall at the City of Mesa’s Falcon Field Airport on two acute angle taxiway exits that will allow pilots to exit the airport’s north runway (Runway 4L/22R) more quickly and safely. The improvements also will help...

Google looking at Mesa

July 1, 2019 at 7:44 pm
The Mesa City Council approved a development agreement with the multinational technology and Internet services giant, Google. That agreement outlines a potential project which would include a data center and accessory office facilities.“Mesa would...

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