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After months of waiting, neither Queen Creek nor Goodyear will be the site of Samsung’s new $17 billion semiconductor factory. According to the New York Times, the South Korean electronics … more
The town of Queen Creek offices and Recreation Annex will close on Thursday Nov. 25 for the Thanksgiving Day holiday. The Recreation Annex also will be closed on Friday, Nov. 26. This closure will … more
Gila River Hotels & Casinos officially announced its newest project, Santan Mountain, at a groundbreaking ceremony recently on Gila River Indian Community land south of Chandler. The … more
A state law limiting government spending was enacted just a few years before Queen Creek was incorporated, but it still governs how the town builds its budget. The town has overridden the limit by … more
The town of Queen Creek offices and Recreation Annex will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 11 in observance of Veterans Day. This closure, however, will not impact public safety or … more
On Tuesday Nov. 2, Queen Creek Unified School District residents voted not to approve a $286 million bond proposal. The no vote came in at 59% against the measure. After the election, QCUSD … more

The Town of Queen Creek was recently recognized with an American Council of Engineering Companies, Arizona Chapter, Honor Award for the Rittenhouse Road Project from Ocotillo to Riggs … more
Last night, residents of Queen Creek voted down a $286 million bond proposal for the Queen Creek Unified School District. The no vote came in at 59%. The bond would not have increased property … more
Queen Creek will host a recycling event on Saturday, Nov. 13 from 8 a.m.-noon at the Field Operations Facility, 19715 S. 220th St.   Registration Process The recycling drop-off event is … more
The town of Queen Creek’s marketing and communications efforts were recently honored with two awards at the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Phoenix annual awards ceremony and the … more
Candidate packets for the Aug. 2/Nov. 8, 2022 Queen Creek primary/general election are now available from the Town Clerk’s office at 22358 S. Ellsworth Road. The office of mayor and three … more
Queen Creek has placed a focus on expanding and improving infrastructure throughout the community for many years, and is proud to announce the hiring of its first Capital Improvements Director, Dave … more
At last night’s Queen Creek Town Council meeting, the council recommended two liquor licenses. Staff recommended motions to move forward to the Arizona Department of Liquor License and … more

Construction of an extension of Gateway Freeway State Route 24 east of Ellsworth Road in Mesa will require an overnight ramp closure. The westbound SR 24 on-ramp at Ellsworth Road is scheduled to … more
Arizona students took a hit when it came to learning during the pandemic so far, and it may take several years to correct that slide. The state is putting roughly $19 million into corrective … more
Queen Creek residents can help influence the town’s future by participating in a new citizen survey. more
From gun violence then to a lingering virus now, the soil below where public education occurs has been labeled dangerous ground for American students for nearly a decade. Aside from the dangers … more
There’s good news for EPCOR’s San Tan wastewater customers. The Pecan Water Reclamation Facility expansion is now in the last of four phases and on track to finish on time around the … more
Queen Creek resident Nick Myers and Mesa resident Kevin Thompson, a Republican team running for the Arizona Corp. Commission, are calling upon the Biden administration and Arizona’s … more
Next year, Queen Creek commuters will be getting some much-needed relief. That’s when State Route 24 goes out to Ironwood Road. But that’s not all. more

Valley grocery chain Bashas' has agreed to be bought by a California regional grocer. The deal between Bashas' and Raley's Holding Co., a regional grocer based in Sacramento. Financial terms of … more
Queen Creek has broken ground on the Sonoqui Wash Trail Project, which will stretch from Hawes Road to Crismon Road. “The Sonoqui Wash trail is part of the town’s future 11-mile … more
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