Shop QC for back to school shopping and support your local community

The first day of school is right around the corner, and the Town of Queen Creek is encouraging residents to Shop QC for any back-to-school needs. “From backpacks, lunch boxes and paper, your Queen Creek stores have all your back to school needs. And, when you shop Queen Creek, you not only support local businesses, […]

Water features at Queen Creek splash pad

The Queen Creek splash pad in Founders’ Park, 22407 S. Ellsworth Road, is open 9 a.m.-7 p.m. May-August. It is also open 10 a.m.-6 p.m. September-October and March-April, and closed November-February. The 4,000-square-foot water attraction features various above-ground water features.  Splash pad rules Splash pad rules, according to queencreek.org, include: Keep all animals outside the […]

Hampton Inn, Queen Creek’s first hotel breaks ground

As a growing community, the Town of Queen Creek has focused on five strategic priorities to ensure residents, businesses and visitors have a quality experience. Welcoming the town’s first hotel supports all the strategic priorities and was celebrated with a groundbreaking on July 17.  “We are very excited to have Hampton Inn building in our […]

Sexual assaults of minor victims reported in Queen Creek July 1-5 to MCSO

Above are the general locations of sexual assaults of minor victims reported July 1-5 to the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office for the community of Queen Creek.   Those investigated by MCSO included:   Sexual assault, minor victim, reported at 3:26 p.m. July 5 in the 20000 block of East Rittenhouse Road.  Sexual assault, minor victim, reported at […]

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 […]

Signal Butte extension to offer regional connectivity

The Town of Queen Creek and the City of Mesa are working together to improve regional transportation. The two entities approved an intergovernmental agreement that includes extending both Signal Butte and Meridian from Germann to the future State Route 24. The town is also working with Pinal County on improvements to Meridian Road from Combs […]

Attorneys for Town of Queen Creek to receive $1M this fiscal year

The Town of Queen Creek will pay more than $1 million in fiscal year 2019-20 to contract for legal services, which is more than the combined total approved in both June 2017 and 2018. The council recently approved in a June consent agenda with other items contract-spending authority for $1,079,000 to Dickinson Wright PLLC to […]

2018 Queen Creek Annual Water Quality Report Now Available

The Town of Queen Creek’s 2018 annual water quality report is available online in English and Spanish. Go to QueenCreek.org/WaterQuality2018 and QueenCreek.org/WaterQuality2018Spanish. The report contains information about the source and quality of drinking water. To speak with a member of the Utilities Department about the annual water quality report or request a paper copy of the report, […]

Burglaries from vehicles reported in Queen Creek June 26-30 to MCSO

Above are the general locations of burglaries from vehicles reported June 26-30 to the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office for the community of Queen Creek.   Those investigated by MCSO included:   Burglary from vehicle, reported at 7:10 a.m. June 28 in the 20800 block of South Tiberius Drive.   Burglary from vehicle, reported at 7:30 a.m. June 28 […]