Town of Queen Creek recognized as ‘Best Place To Work’

Queen Creek’s workplace culture and commitment to employees helped the town rank as one of the top 20 Best Places to Work by the Phoenix Business Journal for the fourth consecutive year. Recognizing more than 100 businesses in five categories, the Town of Queen Creek ranked 11th in the mid-sized category (99 to 249 employees) and was once […]

Queen Creek to host Small Business Saturday

The Town of Queen Creek is hosting Small Business Saturday on Nov. 24 with the hope of encouraging residents to shop locally. To help increase awareness of local businesses and the benefits of shopping local, the town offers a Shop Queen Creek program, according to a press release. To register a Queen Creek business in […]

Queen Creek earns Golden Prospector Award for brewing company deal

The Town of Queen Creek has won a Golden Prospector Award from the Arizona Association for Economic Development — recognizing excellence, innovation and creativity in economic development. Queen Creek’s deal of the year, “Old Ellsworth Brewing Company,” received top honors, according to a press release. The deal of the year award recognizes the locations and […]

Queen Creek honors staff members who are veterans

In honor of Veterans Day, the Town of Queen Creek recognizes its employees who have served our country. The town has two staff members, Horseshoe Park and Equestrian Centre staff member Dereck Guenther and firefighter paramedic Dallas Pardo, who are deployed, according to a press release. “We are proud of all of the men and […]

Queen Creek to host pancake breakfast to discuss town topics

The Town of Queen Creek is hosting a free community pancake breakfast to discuss myriad town-related topics from 9-11 a.m. Saturday. Nov. 17 at the Queen Creek Historic Town Hall courtyard, 22350 S. Ellsworth Road. The Queen Creek Town Council is hosting the event as an opportunity for residents to learn what’s happening in the […]

Supervisors slated to schedule hearing to de-annex property from Gilbert to Queen Creek

The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors on Nov. 7 is slated to vote to hold a hearing in December for the de-annexation of property from the Town of Gilbert into the Town of Queen Creek. The meeting begins at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday in the Supervisors’ Auditorium, 205 W. Jefferson in Phoenix. Pursuant to A.R.S. § […]

Queen Creek announces closures for Veterans Day

The Town of Queen Creek offices and Recreation Annex, 21802 S. Ellsworth Road, will close Monday, Nov. 12 in honor of Veterans Day. This closure will not impact any public safety or emergency services. If residents have a water, sewer or streets emergency during the closure, please call 480-358-3131. Trash and recycling services will not […]

Queen Creek to pay Maricopa County $32,204.78 for past law enforcement services

The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors on Oct. 10 is slated to vote to accept $32,204.78 from the town of Queen Creek to correct the amount paid for law enforcement services. The meeting begins at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday in the Supervisors’ Auditorium, 205 W. Jefferson in Phoenix. Amendment No. 3 to the agreement for law […]

Queen Creek communications, marketing efforts earn several awards

The Town of Queen Creek’s communications and marketing efforts recently earned two awards at the Public Relations Society of America Phoenix annual awards ceremony and the City-County Communications and Marketing Association’s (3CMA) annual SAVVY Awards. The town’s General Plan update, which voters approved in May, received the Award of Merit for the overall campaign. The […]

Queen Creek’s water division celebrates 10 years of service

The Town of Queen Creek’s water division, part of the Utility Services Department, has been providing safe and quality water since 2008. From ensuring clean water comes out of the faucet, to answering customer questions and responding to water main breaks, the water division is focused on providing excellent service, a press release claims. “We […]