Save the Date for Arizona Celebration of Freedom Drive-In Fireworks Show

June 8, 2021 at 9:48 am
The 2021 Arizona Celebration of Freedom is once again a Drive-In Fireworks Show! The event will be held Saturday, July 3 from 9 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. in the parking lot of Fiesta Mall, 1425 W. Southern Ave.“Last year’s Arizona Celebration of Freedom...

Mesa Asks You to be Monsoon Ready

June 15, 2021 at 7:26 am
Summer ushers in the season of storms, when a monsoon may start quickly and lead to downed power lines and trees, power outages and flooded streets in a matter of minutes. The elderly and other residents who are homebound are among the most...

Mesa City Council accepts City of Mesa Climate Action Plan

June 21, 2021 at 6:28 pm
Mesa, AZ – Mesa City Council voted to accept the City of Mesa Climate Action Plan at the City Council meeting held this evening. The plan represents the City’s commitment to proactively and responsibly protect and conserve Mesa’s environment and...

Hydration Stations provide additional solution for clean, sustainable heat relief in Mesa

June 23, 2021 at 9:00 am
Mesa Water Resources and Vice Mayor Jenn Duff have partnered again on a Hydration Station campaign to provide an additional solution for clean, sustainable heat relief in Mesa. While bottled water provides necessary, portable drinking water for those...

Protect Your Pets During Fireworks Displays

June 24, 2021 at 7:07 am
Legal use of fireworks begins today and while they are enjoyable to humans, they are terrifying to pets. Pets can become highly distressed by the noise, lights and commotion of Independence Day celebrations. With the Arizona Celebration of Freedom...

Funding still available from Emergency Rental and Utility Assistance Program to help residents impacted by COVID-19

April 12, 2021 at 10:30 am
The City of Mesa continues to accept applications for the 2021 Emergency Rental and Utility Assistance Program (ERAP) in response to COVID-19’s financial impact to Mesa residents. Funded through the U.S. Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021, the...

City of Mesa revises COVID-19 mitigation measures

May 17, 2021 at 6:32 pm
As the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) revises its COVID-19 mitigation policies, the City of Mesa is easing its face covering measures. Masks are now optional at all City facilities currently open to the public, such as arts and culture...

Mesa kicks off Hydration Donation Campaign to save lives

June 2, 2021 at 2:10 pm
Mesa's Hydration Donation Campaign is underway to save lives. The goal is to collect 400,000 bottles of water to help people in need during the extreme Arizona heat. Details at

Mesa Public Library resumes evening hours

June 14, 2021 at 10:50 am
Effective today, Mesa Public Library is again offering evening hours at all three locations. Hours are now 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Main Library, 64 E. 1st St.; Red Mountain Branch, 635 N....

Comarch to locate 32,000-square-foot data center in Mesa

June 15, 2021 at 9:58 am
Comarch, a global software house delivering IT solutions for improving business efficiency, announced today it will build its 32,000-square-foot, North American Data Center on three acres at Ellsworth Road and Prairie Avenue. Comarch expects to begin...

Labsphere and ASU Enter Facilities Use Agreement for FLARE Technology Development

June 15, 2021 at 12:03 pm
Labsphere, Inc. is announcing plans to locate a Field Line of sight Automated Radiance Exposure, or FLARE, testing site at Arizona State University’s (ASU) Polytechnic campus as part of the ASU Polytechnic Innovation District. FLARE is a system of...

Mesa pools open May 29 - UPDATED INFORMATION

May 3, 2021 at 3:00 pm
All nine City of Mesa pools are open for the summer. 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 will be open daily through July...

Summer Reading Program is back at Mesa Public Library

May 26, 2021 at 10:23 am
School’s out and what’s a better way to start the summer than registering for summer reading! Mesa Public Library is participating in the countywide Summer Reading Program, encouraging people of all ages to read at least 20 minutes a day.The theme...

Independent Survey: Mesa Residents Feel Safe and Have a Positive Perception of Police Department

June 3, 2021 at 9:08 am
The results of an independent survey conducted by Arizona State University’s Morrison Institute for Public Policy, reveal that Mesa residents feel safe, protected, and maintain positive relationships with their police department.The survey found...

Do you Know Your H2O? Mesa’s new water quality report highlights quality, reliability, value, and service.

May 20, 2021 at 9:10 am
How well do you know your H2O? Learn about the quality of your Mesa drinking water by reading the new City of Mesa Water Quality Consumer Confidence report at over 100 years, the City of Mesa has been committed to providing...

Mesa Arts Center announces National Geographic Live 2021-2022 Subscription Renewals On Sale

March 29, 2021 at 9:49 am
Mesa Arts Center is thrilled to announce the 2021-2022 National Geographic Live Speaker Series. The series will offer audiences stunning imagery and stories from National Geographic's world-renowned photographers, scientists, authors, filmmakers, conservationists and adventurers. Season subscriptions to the series are on sale now at