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Mesa closing playgrounds and courts at City parks due to COVID-19

March 30, 2020 at 2:15 pm
In an effort to reduce the community spread of COVID-19 and consistent with the City’s focus on the health and safety of our community, Mesa announced today, the closure of all playgrounds and sports facilities throughout the city.Effective...

New Adopt-A-Grandparent program seeks disconnected seniors

March 31, 2020 at 11:44 am
The City of Mesa has teamed up with For Our City-Mesa to help find seniors in our community who need help with food delivery, prescription pickup or other supplies during the COVID-19 pandemic.“I volunteered at a food bank and saw many seniors,...

Mesa launches #InspireMesa to uplift and encourage connectedness in community

April 1, 2020 at 3:38 pm
Mesa residents can help raise the spirits of our community by participating in #InspireMesa, a grassroots digital campaign to show that we are still connected and can support each other despite staying at home and practicing social distancing....

Mesa declares state of emergency

March 17, 2020 at 5:16 pm
Mesa Mayor John Giles signed a proclamation today declaring a state of emergency. A video of Mayor Giles announcing the formal action and providing an update on recent city actions and resources available to residents in need was posted on the City’s...

Mesa mandates business closures to stem the spread of coronavirus

March 19, 2020 at 6:59 pm
Mayor John Giles has signed a proclamation mandating the closure of all restaurants and bars with the exception of drive-through, pick-up and delivery options. In addition, the mandate includes the closure of gyms, fitness centers, work-out studios...

Mesa to suspend utility shut-offs during pandemic

March 16, 2020 at 8:09 pm
Mesa Mayor John Giles confirmed with City staff at a regularly scheduled Council meeting today, that the City’s energy and water resources departments are not shutting off electric, gas or water services to customers with delinquent accounts during...

City Council approves ordinance formalizing affordable utility programs and changes to use of utility revenues

March 17, 2020 at 9:59 am
Mesa City Council has approved a new ordinance that formalizes the existing City commitment to utility assistance programs and creates a new utility fund that limits its uses.“The new ordinance formally affirms the City’s commitment to provide...

City uses videoconferencing tool to practice social distancing during Council study session

March 19, 2020 at 11:03 am
The City of Mesa, this morning, conducted its first virtual City Council study session allowing the Mayor and City Council to participate in an official meeting from their homes or other locations in an effort to practice the Centers for Disease...

Groundbreaking ceremony for ASU @ Mesa City Center

January 10, 2020 at 11:50 am
The City of Mesa and Arizona State University held a groundbreaking ceremony today initiating construction of ASU @ Mesa City Center, a new state-of-the-art academic building that brings ASU to downtown Mesa.“Mesa is thrilled to be breaking ground...

Groundbreaking for The GRID, $75 million urban neighborhood in downtown Mesa

February 24, 2020 at 10:58 am
Downtown Mesa will see major changes on Main Street throughout 2020, as Palladium GRID has broken ground on a new $75 million mixed-use development, The GRID. The GRID creates a new neighborhood that brings together lifestyle amenities, three...

City of Mesa Primary Election Called

February 25, 2020 at 3:36 pm
The Mesa City Council has called a Primary Election for Aug. 4, 2020. The Primary election ballot will include candidates for Mayor and Councilmembers in Districts 1, 2, and 3.Key primary election dates are as follows:First day to request an...

Census 2020 now available online

March 12, 2020 at 4:21 pm
The 2020 U.S. Census is Mesa’s once in a decade opportunity to make sure everyone in the City is counted. For the first time ever, you can respond online or via a call center beginning March 12. While an invitation to respond is in the process of...

New and improved My Utility Account website launched in Mesa

January 7, 2020 at 11:46 am
As a way to service you better and provide easier access to your account information, the City of Mesa has launched a new My Utility Account website. Registration is easy - all you need is your utility account number and your service address zip...

City of Mesa launches Asian District, Mesa, AZ brand

January 23, 2020 at 7:08 am
The City of Mesa, in partnership with area stakeholders, has unveiled a new brand for the Asian District, Mesa, AZ to celebrate the District’s unique offerings of culture, community, and commerce. Asian District, Mesa, AZ comprises more than 70...

AZ Blankets 4 Kids Stitching Up Quilts for Ill and Abused Children

January 29, 2020 at 5:31 pm
The Mesa PD Family Advocacy Center is one of the many recipients of handmade quilts from AZ Blankets for Kids. The quilts are distributed to “traumatized and seriously ill children in the Phoenix metro area,” said AZ Blankets for Kids President Letty...

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