Queen Creek requests the ACC to amend Johnson Utilities’ convenience certificate

The Town of Queen Creek recently filed two applications with the Arizona Corporation Commission requesting an amendment to the Certificate of Convenience and Necessity granted to Johnson Utilities for wastewater services. The applications request the removal of three areas of undeveloped land, all within the Town of Queen Creek’s water service area, according to a […]

Queen Creek town offices to close on Labor Day

The Town of Queen Creek offices and Recreation Annex will close on Monday, Sept. 3 in honor of Labor Day. The closure will not impact any public safety or emergency services, according to a press release. Residents who may have a water, sewer or streets emergency during the closure should call 480-358-3131. Trash and recycling […]

Queen Creek reminds vigilance around water as temperatures soar

The month of August is dedicated to help remind people about water safety and, locally, August was declared Drowning Impact Awareness Month by Queen Creek Town Council meeting. The proclamation came during the Aug. 1 town council meeting at Town Hall, 22350 S. Ellsworth Road. According to the Children’s Safety Zone, there were 153 water-related […]

Details emerge for anticipated Oasis Park grand opening

Queen Creek Town Council Wednesday, Aug. 1 approved new ramada names for the anticipated opening of the Mansel Carter Oasis Park in the Town of Queen Creek. The ramada names were approved by Mayor Gail Barney, Vice Mayor Emilena Turley and council members Robin Benning, Jeff Brown, Jake Hoffman, Dawn Oliphant and Julia Wheatley. They […]

Meet the Coach: Wayne Pirmann has Mighty Kicks of all ages

Following a summer of televised world cup soccer coverage, enthusiasm continues for the sport in the Mighty Kicks program. Offered through the Town of Queen Creek’s Parks and Recreation, Mighty Kicks Soccer classes focus on technical development with one ball for every camper whose time is spent on small-group tactics, games and tournaments. Sessions are […]

$500K in parts for critical infrastructure projects approved by Queen Creek Town Council

Queen Creek Town Council unanimously approved the purchase of water distribution parts costing $500,000. The parts will be used for future repairs, maintenance and critical infrastructure projects. The purchase was approved by Mayor Gail Barney, Vice Mayor Emilena Turley and council members Robin Benning, Jeff Brown, Jake Hoffman and Dawn Oliphant. Phoning-in was Councilwoman Julia […]

Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt celebrates 2-year anniversary in Queen Creek

Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt recently celebrated its two-year anniversary with familiar and new faces at the Queen Creek site. Located 21295 S. Ellsworth Loop Road, Suite 104, the yogurt shop owners invited the community to celebrate the anniversary on July 16, according to store leader, Michelle Brown who owns the facility with her husband, Rick. Customers […]

Queen Creek OKs Del Taco restaurant at local Marketplace

Queen Creek Town Council gave unanimous approval to Del Taco Restaurants for a conditional use permit to build at Queen Creek Marketplace. The action took place at the Wednesday, July 18 Queen Creek Town Council meeting at Town Hall, 20727 E. Civic Parkway. Food Service Concepts, Inc. is one of the main developers of the […]

MCSO K9 Arkham to get body armor donated from nonprofit

Within eight to 10 weeks, Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office K9 Arkham will get a bullet and stab protective vest. Donated from a non-profit organization, Vested Interest in K9s, Inc., K9 Arkham’s vest is sponsored by an anonymous sponsor, according to a press release. The vest will be embroidered with the sentiment, “Born to Love – […]

Registration opens July 21 for Queen Creek fall recreation classes

Registration for the town of Queen Creek’s fall session of recreation classes opens Saturday, July 21, for town residents, and Monday, July 30, for non-residents. “Offering an exciting variety of preschool, youth, teen and adult classes ranging from one-day workshops to monthly programs, there is something for everyone,” according to a release. A 16-page brochure of […]