Annexations totaling 4,186 acres before Town Council July 17

Three annexations — 10, 40 and 4,136 acres — are to be discussed at the July 17 Queen Creek Town Council meeting. The smallest is to be voted on in a consent agenda and the latter two are subjects of public hearings, with no council decisions. The meeting begins at 5:30 p.m., with public hearings […]

Queen Creek Planning Commission updated on annexation, rezoning of 4,140 acres of State Trust land

Nineteen planning areas are proposed on the approximately 4,140 acres of State Trust Land to be annexed into the Town of Queen Creek, the Planning Commission was told recently. “And, each planning unit was analyzed to determine which land uses would be most appropriate for that planning unit and then each planning unit has been […]

4,140 acres in Pinal County to be annexed by Town of Queen Creek

More than 6 square miles of State Trust Land along the State Route 24 corridor in Pinal County is slated to be annexed by the Town of Queen Creek. The Town Council on April 17 voted unanimously in a consent agenda to approve a pre-annexation development agreement with the Arizona State Land Department. It is […]

Queen Creek annexes Cloud, Ellsworth roads rights-of-way

The corporate limits of the Town of Queen Creek were extended and increased recently by annexing Maricopa County rights-of-way along Cloud Road and along Ellsworth Road that are contiguous to the existing town limits. The Town Council on April 3 voted 5-0 on a consent agenda that included increasing the corporate limits. Mayor Gail Barney […]

Ranchos Legante annexation hearing scheduled before Queen Creek Town Council

A public hearing and vote are tentatively scheduled for March 6 before the Queen Creek Town Council on annexing Maricopa County parcels totaling 71.79 acres. The property is at the southwest corner of Ellsworth and Riggs roads. In 2007, the proposed annexation area was subdivided into 61 parcels in Maricopa County. The property has remained […]

Aritz: Our household supports annexation of Encanterra into Queen Creek

As a new purchaser of a home in Encanterra, I have become aware of the discussion of annexation into Queen Creek. I would just like to take a moment to express why I feel that annexation is a good thing for the residents at Encanterra, both on a financial and social basis. From a financial […]

Encanterra residents mixed on potential annexation into Queen Creek

Residents were split on their opinions about a possible annexation of a portion of San Tan Valley into Queen Creek, which would include the Encanterra Trilogy Resort Community. Community members opined on the matter during a Wednesday, Dec. 5 public hearing in the Queen Creek Community Chambers, 20727 E. Civic Parkway. The Town Council did […]

94 acres including Anglin Dairy may be annexed into Queen Creek

A Madera West request to annex 94 acres, including the Anglin Dairy at Queen Creek and Signal Butte roads, is making its way through the municipal approval process. On Wednesday, Sept. 19, a public hearing hosted by Queen Creek Town Council on the application yielded no public comment. The application is tentatively scheduled to be […]

Ironwood Crossing annexation slated on Queen Creek Town Council’s March 7 agenda

Editor’s note: an earlier version of this story should have said the acreage up for annexation by the municipality is 530 acres at the northwest corner of Ironwood and Pima roads. we apologize for any confusion this may have caused. Queen Creek Town Council unanimously approved business agreements that take it one step closer to […]

Ironwood Crossing residents begin petition-signing campaign as part of annexation process

  Ironwood Crossing residents in favor of their subdivision being annexed into the town of Queen Creek will begin a petition-signing campaign Dec. 9. Members of the Ironwood Crossing Annexation Committee received blank petitions from the town after the Dec. 6 public hearing during which no negative comments were voiced against the proposed annexation. The […]