Mayor John Giles accepts Mayors Challenge to End Veteran Homelessness
(6)  (6)  (0)03-25-2015 at 1:56:00 AM
Mayor John Giles announced that he has accepted the Mayors Challenge to End Veteran Homelessness and introduced Councilmember Chris Glover and Councilmember Kevin Thompson as co-chairs of the initiative. "I'm proud to join Mayors across the country...

 East Valley Mayors' Prayer Breakfast highlights public safety
(2)  (0)  (0)03-25-2015 at 4:36:00 PM
The East Valley Mayors’ Prayer Breakfast is an opportunity for business, government, faith and nonprofit leaders to come together to find new ways to support East Valley communities. The 4th annual breakfast is hosted by Mayor John Giles and will be...

 Have fun and eat wings at Wingstock
(26)  (0)  (5)03-23-2015 at 5:21:00 PM
Where else can you chill out, have a beer, listen to music and eat a ton of wings! Only at “Wingstock: Where Music & Chicken meat” one of the premier festivals in the valley. Wingstock will be held on Saturday, April 4 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at...

 Donate your gently used swim suit for a good cause
(2)  (0)  (0)03-16-2015 at 3:12:25 PM
About five to 10 people are turned away daily at Mesa pools because they don’t have proper swimming attire. “We started this campaign about six years ago when we noticed a lot of kids were coming to the pools with no swim suits,” Aquatics...

 Fourth annual local authors book fair at Mesa Library
(1)  (0)  (0)03-19-2015 at 4:03:00 PM
Arizona authors take over the Red Mountain Library, 635 N. Power Rd. on Sat., March 28 at 1 p.m. in the Program Room. Discover your next great read and immerse yourself in every kind of literature: Mysteries, Science Fiction, Thrillers, Westerns, and...

 Have Eggs-ceptional fun at the Seventh Annual Dino Egg Hunt
(1)  (0)  (0)03-26-2015 at 4:10:55 PM
Arizona Museum of Natural History, 53 N. Macdonald in Mesa, will once again host the very popular Dino Egg Hunt on Friday, April 3 from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. The museum will have children’s craft activities and a dinosaur touch cart available, with fun...

 Mariposa Park opens in southeast Mesa
(21)  (0)  (0)03-21-2015 at 1:00:00 AM
Mesa opened its newest park today in southeast Mesa. Mariposa Park located at 2351 S. Hawes Road, is a nine acre park with play pockets, fitness stations, a main playground area, a ramada and drinking fountain. “This piece of land use to be...

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 Have Eggs-ceptional fun at the Seventh Annual Dino Egg Hunt
03-26-2015 at 4:10:55 PM
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Arizona Museum of Natural History, 53 N. Macdonald in Mesa, will once again host the very popular Dino Egg Hunt on Friday, April 3 from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. The museum will have children’s craft activities and a dinosaur touch cart available, with fun...
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 District 5 will host next Building Strong Neighborhoods Initiative
03-26-2015 at 2:24:00 PM
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The next Building Strong Neighborhoods Initiative in the City of Mesa will be held in Council District 5. The focus of the initiative will be the Summit neighborhood, located from Thomas to Red Mountain Loop 202 and Arabella (east of Recker) to...
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 East Valley Mayors' Prayer Breakfast highlights public safety
03-25-2015 at 4:36:00 PM
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The East Valley Mayors’ Prayer Breakfast is an opportunity for business, government, faith and nonprofit leaders to come together to find new ways to support East Valley communities. The 4th annual breakfast is hosted by Mayor John Giles and will be...
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 Mayor John Giles accepts Mayors Challenge to End Veteran Homelessness
03-25-2015 at 1:56:00 AM
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Mayor John Giles announced that he has accepted the Mayors Challenge to End Veteran Homelessness and introduced Councilmember Chris Glover and Councilmember Kevin Thompson as co-chairs of the initiative. "I'm proud to join Mayors across the country...
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 Gas line repair at University & Mesa Dr; alternate route suggested
03-23-2015 at 5:42:31 PM
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Repairs are being made to a natural gas line break near the intersection of University and Mesa Drives. While crews are onsite making repairs, the curbside eastbound lane of University is closed, as well as both the inside north- and southbound...
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 Have fun and eat wings at Wingstock
03-23-2015 at 5:21:00 PM
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Where else can you chill out, have a beer, listen to music and eat a ton of wings! Only at “Wingstock: Where Music & Chicken meat” one of the premier festivals in the valley. Wingstock will be held on Saturday, April 4 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at...
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 Mariposa Park opens in southeast Mesa
03-21-2015 at 1:00:00 AM
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Mesa opened its newest park today in southeast Mesa. Mariposa Park located at 2351 S. Hawes Road, is a nine acre park with play pockets, fitness stations, a main playground area, a ramada and drinking fountain. “This piece of land use to be...
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 Fourth annual local authors book fair at Mesa Library
03-19-2015 at 4:03:00 PM
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Arizona authors take over the Red Mountain Library, 635 N. Power Rd. on Sat., March 28 at 1 p.m. in the Program Room. Discover your next great read and immerse yourself in every kind of literature: Mysteries, Science Fiction, Thrillers, Westerns, and...
Details >>
 Public comment period begins for proposed Five-Year Consolidated Plan and HUD Annual Action Plan
03-19-2015 at 3:22:30 PM
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A 30-day public comment period is underway for the City of Mesa’s proposed Fiscal Year 2015-2019 Five-Year Consolidated Plan and the proposed Fiscal Year 2015/2016 Annual Action Plan regarding funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban...
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 Statement from Mesa Mayor and City Council regarding shooting incident
03-18-2015 at 6:44:48 PM
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This morning, Mesa Police were alerted to an active shooter situation near Main St. and Alma School Rd. The operation was supported by our regional partners including DPS, Tempe, Gilbert and Scottsdale Police Departments among other agencies. In less...
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 Southern Avenue Streetscape Improvements, Phase Two Underway
03-17-2015 at 1:13:00 AM
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Haydon Building Corp. has been awarded the contract to construct the second phase of the Southern Avenue Streetscape Improvements project along Southern Avenue from west of Sycamore to the Tempe Canal. Picking up where phase one left off,...
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 Donate your gently used swim suit for a good cause
03-16-2015 at 3:12:25 PM
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About five to 10 people are turned away daily at Mesa pools because they don’t have proper swimming attire. “We started this campaign about six years ago when we noticed a lot of kids were coming to the pools with no swim suits,” Aquatics...
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 Special Devices Inc. breaks ground on $25M expansion of Mesa facility
03-16-2015 at 2:01:24 PM
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Special Devices Inc. (SDI), a manufacturer of initiators used in the production of airbag inflators, broke ground today on a 64,000 square foot expansion of its facilities in Mesa. SDI acquired 19.6 acres adjacent to its existing facility and will...
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 EPA "Fix a Leak Week" to encourage water efficiency
03-15-2015 at 1:14:00 PM
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As part of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Fix a Leak Week, the City of Mesa is asking its customers to check fixtures around the house for leaks that can waste hundreds of gallons of water per month. Fix a Leak Week, March 16-22,...
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 Fiesta Corporate Campus designed to bring hundreds of new jobs to former Macy's building at Fiesta Mall
03-15-2015 at 1:09:00 PM
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Plans have been announced to transform the former Macy’s building at Fiesta Mall into the Fiesta Corporate Campus, creating an of fice center with the potential to have as many as 1,300 employees working there. Verde Fiesta I, LLC, represented by...
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 Mayor John Giles hosts East Valley Mayors' Prayer Breakfast
03-15-2015 at 1:06:00 PM
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The East Valley Mayors’ Prayer Breakfast is an opportunity for business, government, faith and nonprofit leaders to come together to find new ways to support East Valley communities. The 5Th annual breakfast is hosted by Mayor John Giles and will be...
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