Queen Creek council, school district board plan joint meeting Oct. 23

A collaboration study with Arizona State University’s REACH Institute on suicide prevention is to be discussed at the Wednesday, Oct. 23, joint meeting of the Queen Creek Town Council and the Queen Creek School District Governing Board. The meeting begins at 6 p.m. in the Community Chambers, 20727 E. Civic Parkway. Scientists at the ASU […]

Queen Creek OKs purchase agreement for construction on utilities building

Queen Creek Town Council has approved a purchase agreement for the construction of tenant improvements to the town’s utilities field operations facility, 19715 S. 220th St. The agreement, which was part of the council’s consent agenda, is not to exceed $881,000 plus an additional $88,100 for owner’s contingency. The approval came at the council’s Wednesday, […]

$30 million in interfund loans to be considered Oct. 3 by Queen Creek Town Council

Interfund loans are to be discussed at the Oct. 3 Queen Creek Town Council meeting, including the early repayment of one for $13 million, refinancing another for $11 million and establishing a new one for $6 million. The meeting begins at 5:30 p.m. in the Community Chambers, 20727 E. Civic Parkway. Public hearings will not […]

Design contract OK’d for 2 wells in Fulton Homes’ Barney Farms project

A $210,184 contract with Clear Creek Associates for design, construction management and evaluation services for two new wells to be drilled at the Barney Farms residential development was approved in a recent 6-0 vote by the Queen Creek Town Council. The decision was made at a Sept. 19 town council meeting. The wells are to […]

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 […]

Queen Creek Transportation Advisory Committee outlines work plan for 2019

The Transportation Advisory Committee’s 2019 work plan has gained the approval of the Queen Creek Town Council, outlining six priority areas and projects for the upcoming fiscal year. The council approved the work plan as part of its consent agenda at its Wednesday, Sept. 5 regular meeting in the Community Chambers, 20727 E. Civic Parkway. […]

Queen Creek annexes quarter-mile stretch of Riggs Road, adding right-of-way

The Queen Creek Town Council recently approved an ordinance that allows the town to annex certain real property, which would ultimately add right-of-way to the town’s existing limits near the intersection of Riggs and Ellsworth roads. The council rendered its approval as part of the consent agenda at its Wednesday, Sept. 5 regular meeting in […]

Rezoning with Black Rock Coffee approved by Queen Creek council

An intersection with an often-ignored no right-turn-on-red sign will no longer be needed when a three-business complex with a Black Rock Coffee is completed at the northeast corner of Ellsworth Loop and Walnut roads, the Queen Creek Town Council was told recently. “There is a considerable number of people who are using that as a […]

EPA Clean Water Act stormwater program for Queen Creek costing $174,219 in first year

  A town of Queen Creek employee shaved more than $1 million in projected costs over five years from a new health and sanitation program for stormwater-management administration required by federal and state law. The program is to protect the Sonoqui and Queen Creek washes, which are considered tributaries to waters of the U.S. It […]

Queen Creek hires financial advisor Wedbush Securities Inc.

A contract for financial-advisor services to assist with issuing debt for transportation projects and water rights has been approved by the Queen Creek Town Council. The council on Sept. 5 unanimously approved its consent agenda, including a contract with Wedbush Securities Inc. “Wedbush Securities appreciates the opportunity to serve as municipal advisor to the town […]