Free Fireworks shows to celebrate Independence Day for Mesa and Gilbert

Gilbert, AZ – event will take place on Sunday, July 4th which starts at 8:45 p.m in Gilbert Regional Park, located at 3005 E Queen Creek Rd, Gilbert, AZ 85298. Parking is limited but the park connects with the East Maricopa…

Impaired Driving Education Awareness

The City of Mesa will be hosting the Impaired Driving Education Awareness (IDEA) live streamed event Tuesday, June 1 from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. The virtual program will consist of a panel of DUI investigative experts, prosecutors, victims and…

New Plan in the Works for Ellsworth and Elliot

A 17-acre development project at the northeast corner of Ellsworth Road and Elliot Road in Mesa was announced by Diversified Partners. Ellsworth Road has the highest traffic volume in the City of Mesa, which has a population of 511,000.  According…

Mesa Attracts Door and Window company from San Fransisco

Bonelli Doors + Windows, an aluminum door and window designer company from San Fransisco California, has moved its manufacturing headquarters to a 50,000 square-foot facility in Mesa’s Gateway area.  The move brings 35 jobs to Mesa. President of Bonelli Doors…

East Valley Becoming a Magnet for Aviation, Defense, and Aerospace Manufacturing

The Arizona Commerce Authority (ACA) ranks East Valley as Top 1 for aerospace manufacturing attractiveness and Top 2 for largest employment in space and defense manufacturing. Clearly, its reputation has been well built around aviation, defense and aerospace.   Aerospace…

Planned 1.5M square-foot industrial project set for development fronting the 202 Freeway

A development project by Scottsdale Invenstment Management (SIM) and Lapour Partners is set to begin construction later this year. The 101-acre industrial development project will front the 202 Freeway near Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport and will greatly help in boosting the…

City of Mesa seeks applicants for advisory boards and committees

Mesa residents are invited to participate in the process of local government by serving on the City’s volunteer advisory boards and committees. The City of Mesa seeks the knowledge, expertise and experience of its residents to advise, inform and make…

TTRG Closes on Parcel at US60 and Signal Butte: Backyard Taco, Blackrock Coffee, Whataburger on the Way

The purchase of a 15-acre master planned development in Mesa was announced today by Thompson Thrift Retail Group (TTRG). The total cost of the project is expected to be $28 million upon completion of all phases. The development project will feature…

Flights from Mesa to Burbank will be available on a new airline starting at $19

Avelo Airlines, a new airline formed from Xtra Airways, will be doing daily flights from Gateway Airport to Hollywood Burbank Airport starting May 3rd 2021.   One-way fares are currently on sale starting at $19. The Boeing 737-800 aircraft will be…

Funding still available from Emergency Rental and Utility Assistance Program to help residents impacted by COVID-19

The City of Mesa continues to accept applications for the 2021 Emergency Rental and Utility Assistance Program (ERAP) in response to COVID-19’s financial impact to Mesa residents. Funded through the U.S. Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021, the program provides rent…