Photos: 2 rescued from flooded Queen Creek wash

Two people stuck in the Queen Creek wash off of Kenworthy Road in San Tan Valley were rescued by the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office and Rural Metro Fire Department officials. PCSO was called at 2:03 p.m. Feb. 22, according to a Facebook post at “The 23-year-old man and 31-year-old woman were attempting to cross […]

Fire station, new home designs, sign plan before Queen Creek planning commission Jan. 9

A rezoning to facilitate the development of a new 13,200-square-foot fire station on 5.7 acres at the northeast corner of Queen Creek Road and the Signal Butte Road alignment will be discussed at the Wednesday, Jan. 9, meeting of the Queen Creek Planning and Zoning Board. The work session and meeting of the board begins […]

Ensure your smoke alarms are working properly this winter

As the temperatures drop, people are beginning to turn on their heaters, cook on the stove more often and use space heaters. With the increased hazards for house fires, it is the perfect time of year to ensure you have smoke alarms and they are working properly, according to a release. The location of the […]

$301,796 design contract approved for fire station at Signal Butte and Queen Creek roads

The Queen Creek Town Council has approved plans to increase the size of a new fire station, and include a Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office substation, due to projected town growth. Fire Station No. 4 is planned to be on the east side of Signal Butte Road, just north of Queen Creek road. On Sept. 19, […]

Construction manager at-risk sought for Queen Creek Fire Station No. 4

The town of Queen Creek has issued a request for qualifications for a construction manager at-risk for Fire Station No. 4, on the northeast corner of Queen Creek and Signal Butte roads. RFQ paperwork is due at 3 p.m. Oct. 3 at the front desk at the town of Queen Creek Municipal Services Building, 22358 […]

MCSO offers coffee, conversation at Queen Creek event

The Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office District 6 invites Queen Creek residents to have some coffee and discuss community issues 9-11 a.m. Saturday, June 23. Coffee with a Cop is a free community event and will take place at the Queen Creek Olive Mill, 25062 S. Meridian Road. The event will include activities for children. McGruff […]

Queen Creek holds the line on raising primary property tax

As revenue from primary property tax has increased in the Town of Queen Creek each year for the past three years, town officials say they will not raise taxes on the November election ballot to help continue paying for public safety services. During the Queen Creek Town Council meeting April 4, town officials said they […]