Donations needed for ABC program in Mesa

December 6, 2018 at 11:17 am
Make Mesa A Better Community! Donations to the ABC: A Better Community utility donation program aid Mesa residents in need and are tax deductible. Donating before the end of the year allows you to take a charitable contribution donation on your 2018...

Hacktivate Mesa needs data savvy mentors

December 10, 2018 at 1:42 pm
Hacktivate Mesa is a two-day experience for 90 local high school students to discover, study, analyze and present data about a challenge facing our community. Team presentations will be judged, and the winners will receive exciting prizes.The City...

Visit Santa and his sELFie Village at Merry Main Street

December 10, 2018 at 3:09 pm
Merry Main Street provides you with opportunities to make holiday memories and visit Santa to wish for gifts.Santa’s sELFie Village allows you to create a special holiday card photo at the Mesa Christmas Tree or at the 10 Santa sELFie stations...

Breakfast with Santa

November 7, 2018 at 11:43 am
Tickets for “Breakfast with Santa” are now on sale. The event will be held Saturday, Dec.15 at the Mesa Convention Center, 201 N. Center St., Building B.Two breakfast timeslots include a pancake breakfast, holiday activities and a photo-op with...

Celebrate the holiday season with Merry Main Street in downtown Mesa

November 15, 2018 at 10:09 am
It is a great way to celebrate the season! Merry Main Street, sponsored by the City of Mesa and numerous businesses, returns to downtown Mesa for the fourth consecutive year. Merry Main Street is from Nov. 23 through Jan. 4 and offers an exciting...

Read Down Your Fines at Mesa Public Library

November 26, 2018 at 1:21 pm
Children under the age of 18 can reduce their library fees by reading for 20-minutes a day until Jan. 5. For every 20-minutes that a child reads or is read to, Mesa Public Library will waive $1 towards overdue fees.To participate, pick up a “Read...

Merry Main Street offers visits from Santa and ice rink discounts

November 28, 2018 at 11:24 am
Santa Claus will be getting away from the North Pole a few times to visit downtown Mesa as part of Merry Main Street. Jolly Ol’ Saint Nick will be taking Christmas wishes and be available for photos from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. on the following weekends at...

Air bubbles in water due to treatment plant maintenance

November 29, 2018 at 8:51 am
Update: City of Mesa water customers who reside in the area east of the Loop 101 to Val Vista and north of Baseline Road may experience subtle cloudiness in their water from November through January. Residents can rest assured that their water is...

Mesa’s Streets Get Smarter

December 3, 2018 at 9:53 am
MESA, AZ – Mesa’s Streets have gotten smarter with new technologies being implemented to improve drive times, proactively prepare for autonomous vehicles and provide open data to car makers building smarter cars.The Transportation Department...

Mesa Public Library offers custom reading recommendations for gifting

December 4, 2018 at 1:36 pm
Give your special someone an official, librarian-approved and personalized list of reading recommendations. Provide Mesa Public Library with a little inspiration - the recipient’s favorite books, movies or podcasts; a fun shared memory; their...

Make plans for "Merry Museums" Dec. 14

December 3, 2018 at 2:13 pm
Three family-friendly museums in Downtown Mesa will offer free admission from 6 p.m. – 10 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 14, for Merry Museums, a Museum Discovery Day event. Participating museums are Arizona Museum of Natural History, the i.d.e.a. Museum and...

Able Aerospace Services breaks ground on 50,000 square foot facility expansion in Mesa

December 5, 2018 at 1:44 pm
Able Aerospace Services, a Textron Aviation Inc. company, today joined with dignitaries from the East Valley, Phoenix and Phoenix Mesa Gateway Airport to celebrate the groundbreaking of a 50,000-square-foot expansion at its headquarters within...

Architects of Air returning to Mesa with Newest Luminarium: Albesila

December 10, 2018 at 4:51 pm
Albesila, a massive inflatable sculpture that visitors can walk inside, will be installed in Mesa's Pioneer Park February 9-16, 2019.

Mesa wants your input for its Housing Master Plan

November 21, 2018 at 12:26 pm
The City of Mesa wants to hear from YOU about the future of housing in Mesa. The City is in the process of creating a Housing Master Plan to address current and future needs of housing of all kinds to best meet the needs of our citizens and our...

Shop, eat and play at Merry Main Street

December 3, 2018 at 10:46 am
Merry Main Street offers an exciting variety of holiday activities from now through Jan. 4. There are numerous opportunities to shop, eat and play!Jack Frost’s Food Truck Forest on Fridays and Saturdays through Dec.29 from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m....


Holiday Construction Moratorium

November 14, 2018 at 10:30 am
Mesa, AZ – Beginning November 15, 2018, all construction and maintenance activities on arterial or collector streets near shopping areas should be evaluated to determine the necessity of the work or maintenance to be performed during the holiday...

Mesa Mayor and Police Chief lead discussion at national gathering of mayors

September 27, 2018 at 5:17 pm
Mesa, AZ -Mayor John Giles and Police Chief Ramon Batista led a discussion today in Columbia, SC that focused on school safety and how local governments can coordinate with school district as part of the U.S. Conference of Mayors Fall Leadership...

Mesa Mayor's award for high school voter registration

September 25, 2018 at 9:58 am
The City of Mesa, in partnership with Mesa Public Schools and Inspire U.S., is leading an initiative to ensure all eligible high school seniors are registered to vote. Schools that register 65 percent or more of eligible students will receive...

Mesa raises POW/MIA flag at City Plaza on national day of recognition

September 21, 2018 at 12:19 pm
In honor of National POW/MIA Recognition Day, the City of Mesa raised the POW/MIA flag to join the American flag in front of Mesa City Plaza at 20 E. Main St.“I am proud that Mesa is a part of the momentum to recognize American soldiers that were...