Applications Being Accepted for East Valley Veterans Parade

July 24, 2024 at 12:06 pm
The East Valley Veterans Parade Association is now accepting applications for entries to the 17th Annual East Valley Veterans Parade. This year’s theme is “Arizona Heroes – Global War on Terrorism” to recognize those who served in the wars in...

Wholesale Aviation Parts Distributor Southern Cross Aviation Announces Expansion into Mesa

July 23, 2024 at 8:00 am
Southern Cross Aviation, a leading wholesale aviation parts distributor, has announced its expansion to Mesa to support the thriving general aviation, commercial aviation, and defense aerospace industries in Greater Phoenix. This strategic expansion...

Mesa Hydration Donation Campaign Helping People in Need During Summer Heat

July 10, 2024 at 12:00 am
Demand for bottles of water is high at Mesa’s respite and cooling centers and organizations ask the public to donate to the City’s Hydration donation campaign. This annual effort makes a positive difference during the extreme summer heat as donated...

Registration Opening for Mesa Parks and Recreation Fall Programs

July 8, 2024 at 8:30 am
 Despite our triple-digit temperatures, fall is around the corner, and so is registration for Mesa Parks and Recreation fall season programs and activities. Registration is underway for Mesa residents for the 2024 fall season (August, September,...

Early Voting Begins for July 30 Primary

July 3, 2024 at 1:30 pm
Early voting for the July 30 Primary Election starts today, July 3, and goes through July 26. Ballots will be mailed today to residents on the Active Early Voting List. Drop boxes and early voting locations will be available through Primary Election...

Mesa Expands Household Hazardous Materials Facility Hours

July 3, 2024 at 9:40 am
Hazardous materials don’t belong in trash cans or recycle barrels. Mesa is making it even easier for residents to safely dispose of their household hazardous waste by extending operating hours at the Household Hazardous Materials (HHM) Facility,...

Mesa's Gateway Library Wins Prestigious Interior Design Award

July 2, 2024 at 11:34 am
Mesa’s newest library wins a 2024 Library Interior Design Award from the Commercial Interior Design Association (IIDA) and the American Library Association (ALA). The biennial IIDA/ALA competition recognizes excellence in library interior design and...

Mesa Dedicates New Police Property Building

July 1, 2024 at 11:00 am
Mesa opens a 33-thousand-square-foot facility to store police evidence. The City celebrated the completion of the anticipated Police Property Building, located at 154 N. Robson, next to Mesa Police Headquarters, with a ribbon-cutting...

ICYMI - Maricopa County to Fund Improvements at Popular Community Centers in City of Mesa

June 26, 2024 at 3:47 pm
Visitors at the City of Mesa’s Firefighter Memorial, i.d.e.a. Museum and Mesa Historical Society will soon enjoy an even more memorable experience thanks to the renovation funding approved by the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors on June...

ICYMI: Stanton Announces $15.9 Million Federal Grant to Advance Rio East-Dobson Streetcar Extension

June 25, 2024 at 11:48 am
Today Rep. Greg Stanton announced Valley Metro would receive a $15,939,835 federal Rebuilding American Infrastructure with Sustainability and Equity (RAISE) grant, funded under the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, to advance the Rio East-Dobson...

Mesa Arts Center Adds Four New Shows to 20th Anniversary Performing Live Season

June 11, 2024 at 3:56 pm
Mesa Arts Center has added four new shows to its 20th Anniversary Performing Live Season, (previously announced on April 29). The celebratory season will now include illusionist Michael Carbonaro (Aug. 16), Country entertainers Home Free (Oct. 10),...

Mesa Asks You to be Monsoon Ready

June 11, 2024 at 11:11 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 homebound individuals are among the most vulnerable during the...

Mesa Animal Control Reminds Residents to Keep Pets Safe in the Heat

June 10, 2024 at 10:02 am
With triple digit temperatures now a daily occurrence, the City of Mesa and Mesa Animal Control are reminding residents to protect their pets as the thermometer rises in Arizona. The heat can affect pets in many ways, from causing dehydration to...

Mesa's New Water Quality Report Highlights Quality, Reliability, Value and Service

June 6, 2024 at 9:05 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 For over 100 years, the City of Mesa has been committed to providing...

CarbonCapture Inc. Secures Lease in Mesa for World's First Direct Air Capture Manufacturing Facility

June 6, 2024 at 8:20 am
CarbonCapture Inc, a leading U.S. direct air capture (DAC) company that builds modular systems that can be mass-produced, has announced the signing of a lease for its first manufacturing site - an 83,000 square-foot high-volume facility in Mesa. At...

City of Mesa Calls General Election

June 4, 2024 at 4:38 pm
The Mesa City Council has called a General Election for Nov. 5, 2024. Mesa voters will vote on four ballot measures that will impact the City’s ability to keep up with growth and maintain high-quality services for its residents, businesses and...

Mesa Offering Heat Relief Services to Help Save Lives This Summer

June 3, 2024 at 1:00 pm
As temperatures reach the triple digits, Mesa is informing the public of its partnership with Maricopa County Public Health and local organizations to provide heat relief services for unhoused individuals and other vulnerable Mesa residents. A...

Mesa Launches Youth Climate Action Fund

May 30, 2024 at 2:42 pm
Mayor John Giles today announced the Mesa Youth Climate Action Fund will begin accepting applications on June 1. Young people ages 15-24 that reside in and/or attend school in Mesa are encouraged to apply for up to $5,000 in funding to design and...

Sign Up for Mesa Library Summer Reading Program

May 30, 2024 at 10:00 am
Registering for summer reading is a fun and smart way to start the summer. You can sign up now as Mesa Public Library participates in the Arizona Summer Reading Program, June 1 through Aug. 1, encouraging people of all ages to read for at least 20...

SRP Rebates Help Power Mesa's Climate Action Commitment

May 28, 2024 at 11:48 am
Mesa Mayor John Giles has accepted a check for $267,570 in rebates from SRP, marking a significant milestone in the City’s efforts to reach carbon neutrality in the decades ahead. The check, presented by SRP Associate General Manager and Chief...

Grand Opening for Mesa Business Builder @ The Studios

May 23, 2024 at 12:03 pm
Mesa's thriving small business and entrepreneurship ecosystem unveils a new hub for innovation and collaboration with the grand opening of Mesa Business Builder (MBB) @ The Studios. Located at 59 E. 1st., in downtown Mesa.

Mesa Pools Open May 25

May 20, 2024 at 10:10 am
All City of Mesa pools will open for the summer beginning Saturday, May 25. All pools will have special grand opening hours of 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. that day. Most of the pools open for public swimming at 1 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Saturday hours...

Bike to Books Contest in Mesa

May 15, 2024 at 10:07 am
The City of Mesa's Bicycle and Pedestrian Program and Mesa Public Library announce the second year of the Bike to Books contest. Mesa invites students and homeschoolers in prekindergarten to 12th grade to design bike symbol art for a City of Mesa...

Mesa Hydration Donation Campaign Off to a Strong Start to Save Lives

May 7, 2024 at 1:33 pm
Mesa’s annual Hydration Donation Campaign is starting a month earlier in an effort to save more lives during Arizona’s extreme heat season. With a record number of heat-related deaths in Maricopa County in 2023 and the National Weather Service...

Mesa Commercial Customers Can Take Advantage of Increased Grass-to-Xeriscape and Landscape Irrigation Incentives

April 29, 2024 at 3:28 pm
The City of Mesa invites its commercial customers to apply for the newly increased incentive amounts for grass-to-Xeriscape conversions. Removing water-thirsty grass and replacing it with a Xeriscape landscape can reduce water use, increase shade and save money.

City of Mesa Office of Economic Development Welcomes New Team Members Vince Orleck and Sky Stone

June 27, 2024 at 7:54 am
Mesa's Office of Economic Development announces the hiring of Vince Orleck as Project Manager and Sky Stone as Program Assistant