Baxley-Gores: Water conservation needs to be a priority in Queen Creek

As an Arizona native, I recognize the importance of water conservation in our great state.  In our household, we make every attempt to conserve water as much as possible and where practical. Unfortunately, I live in a neighborhood here in Queen Creek, that has strict HOA guidelines that actually “prohibits” desert- or zero-scape yards.  We […]

Water-smart workshop Feb. 9 on irrigation controllers

Looking to beautify your outdoor spaces in 2019? Whether you are searching for a professional to do the job or plan on doing the work yourself, understanding the basics could save you a substantial amount of time and money. The town offers free classes for Queen Creek utility customers. With eight classes to choose from, […]

Queen Creek follows Water Awareness Month with landscaping workshop 

The town of Queen Creek has immersed itself in Water Awareness Month, providing residents with facts, tips and advice on how to conserve the precious Arizona resource.  Simple water-saving techniques, such as turning off the water while brushing teeth or watering lawns in the morning during the summer, not only help save water, they can also help reduce monthly water bills, […]

Queen Creek to offer free smart irrigation controller workshop to customers

Workshop offered free to Queen Creek utility customers; registration required   The town of Queen Creek will offer a free smart irrigation controller workshop on Saturday, Feb. 3 from 9 a.m. to noon at Historic Town Hall, 22350 S. Ellsworth Road. The class will demonstrate the efficiencies of the smart irrigation controller so residents can determine if a […]

Early registration advised for free drip system workshop

The town of Queen Creek is offering its utility customers a free drip system workshop that will take place from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Aug. 5, at the town hall, 22350 S. Ellsworth Road. The instructor will be Jeff Lee. The workshop is intended for residents who are interested in planting a raised-bed […]