Mesa Hydration Donation Campaign underway to save lives

June 4, 2018 at 1:03 pm
The 12th Annual Mesa Hydration Donation Campaign is underway with a goal of collecting 500,000 bottles of water to help people in need during the extreme summer heat.The campaign is a life saver for the less fortunate during the hot summer...

Fill the fire truck with food at Republic Services Arizona Celebration of Freedom

June 6, 2018 at 5:56 pm
Thousands of families in our community are in need of food every day. That is why the Republic Services Arizona Celebration of Freedom is teaming with United Food Bank to fill the Mesa Parade Fire Truck with food at this years event Wednesday, July...

Musical entertainment lineup set for Republic Services Arizona Celebration of Freedom

June 13, 2018 at 2:31 pm
There will be three stages offering musical entertainment at the 2018 Republic Services Arizona Celebration of Freedom including one stage that is out of the heat and inside the Mesa Convention Center.Stage America, presented by TALIS Corporation,...

City of Mesa Helps Electric Customers During Summer Months

June 5, 2018 at 4:22 pm
Mesa, AZ " As temperatures begin to hit triple digits, eligible Mesa residents can get financial assistance with summer air conditioning bills. Residents can apply to save $40 through the City of Mesas Summer Electric Assistance (SEA) program. The...

Big Book Sale at Mesa Main Library

June 12, 2018 at 10:32 am
Books, audio books, DVDs, vinyl records and magazines will be for sale at the Big Book Sale at the Main Library, 64 E. First St., Friday, June 22 and Saturday, June 23 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days.Books for sale include fiction, romance,...

City of Mesa receives top honor from Healthy Arizona Worksites Program

June 14, 2018 at 4:01 pm
For the second consecutive year, the City of Mesa has been recognized by the Healthy Arizona Worksites Program as achieving the Platinum level of excellence in worksite wellness, the highest level of achievement issued by the program.The Healthy...

Mesa Public Library offering exciting summer camps!

May 29, 2018 at 5:25 pm
A variety of free summer camps pertaining to film, writing and theatre is being offered by Mesa Public Library:Teen Film Camp - Thinkspot at Red Mountain BranchJune 11 - 21Monday - Thursday1:30 p.m. - 5 p.m.Ages 12 - 18Teen Film Camp -...

Free summer admission for military families returns to i.d.e.a. Museum

May 30, 2018 at 1:12 pm
The i.d.e.a. Museum for the seventh year in a row will provide free admission this summer to active-duty military families via the Blue Star Museums program. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star...

Aerospace company opens headquarters in Mesa

May 31, 2018 at 3:52 pm
AQST Space Systems announced today the company is moving its headquarters from Puerto Rico to Mesa, Arizona. The company plans to manufacture and assemble rockets for small satellites and expects to begin production by the end of 2018.The aerospace...

City of Mesa announces approved Opportunity Zones

May 31, 2018 at 6:22 pm
The City of Mesa has 11 census tracts now approved as Opportunity Zones by the U.S. Department of Treasury. This federal program is meant to spur investment in low-income areas by providing tax benefits to investors who reinvest capital gains into...

Piper Plastics to locate 90,000-square-foot facility in Mesa

June 6, 2018 at 10:35 am
Piper Plastics, Inc, a global provider of high performance polymer materials, precision molded and machined plastic components and assemblies, announced today it will build its 90,000-square-foot, North American Research and Development Tech Center...

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...

Sign up for Summer Reading programs at Mesa Public Library

May 30, 2018 at 5:24 pm
Schools out and whats a better way to start the summer than registering for summer reading! Summer Reading programs are open to all ages from infants through adults at all four branches of the Mesa Public Library. The program starts on June 1 and...


Mesa's Falcon Field receives Airport of the Year honors

June 12, 2018 at 10:30 am
The City of Mesa's Falcon Field Airport has been named Airport of the Year 2018 by the Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) Multimodal Planning Division/Aeronautics Group. The honor was presented to Vice Mayor David Luna, Airport Director...

CyrusOne purchases nearly 70 acres in Mesa for development of second major data center in Arizona

June 5, 2018 at 8:57 am
CyrusOne (NASDAQ: CONE), a premier global data center REIT, today announced it purchased 68.227 acres in Mesa, Arizona for the development of a new data center cloud campus for the Fortune 1000. Upon completion, the new campus, located in the Mesa...

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...

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

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...

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...

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...

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...

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