Posted on: February 15, 2017

New Southwest Regional Court Center opens in Maricopa County

Southwest Regional Court Center

The Board of Supervisors and other Maricopa County elected officials celebrated the grand opening of the Southwest Regional Court Center. The County’s fifth regional court center opens to the public on February 21st.

“This new facility is d...

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Posted on: February 10, 2017

Maricopa County Files “Motion to Dismiss” Diamondbacks Lawsuit

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Maricopa County Files “Motion to Dismiss” Diamondbacks LawsuitStadium District Asks Judge to Compel Arbitration to Settle Chase Field Dispute
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Posted on: January 11, 2017

Supervisors Urge Teens: “Say Something, Do Something”

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Today Maricopa County Supervisors gave a boost to a movement intended to prevent school tragedies.  They issued a proclamation declaring January “Care Enough to Get in the Way” month. 

“Speak up, stand up, and possibly save ...

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Posted on: January 26, 2017

New Affordable Housing Community Opens in West Valley

Madison Heights Apartment Homes

Supervisor Steve Gallardo, District 5, County Manager Joy Rich, and other state, county, and local officials were on hand this morning to celebrate the grand opening of Madison Heights, a new public housing community in Avondale.

“This is just on...

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Posted on: December 5, 2016

‘Burn Cleaner, Burn Better’ Campaign Kicks Off

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[December 5, 2016] Officials from the Maricopa County Air Quality Department (MCAQD) and the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) announced the kickoff of their annual Maricopa County winter air quality ‘Burn Cleaner, Burn Better’ campaign.T...

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Posted on: February 1, 2017

Let them Play to Live!

Dogs Playing for Life

Dogs Playing for Life (DPFL) is a training program that has made an impact on shelters throughout the country. DPFL gives shelter dogs an opportunity to get out of their kennel to socialize and exercise with other shelter dogs. Regular play group sessions...

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Posted on: February 1, 2017

February Adoption Special

Serena February Adoption Promotion

Our shelters are still over capacity and we are continuing with our reduced adoption fees. Throughout the month of February, you can adopt any dog (any age) for just $20. In addition to being spayed/neutered prior to going home, dogs over three months of ...

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Posted on: February 9, 2017

Chairman Denny Barney Praises Collaboration That Cleared Path for New Intel Factory

Maricopa County Board of Supervisors Chairman Denny Barney, District 1, issued the following statement about this week’s big announcement from Intel:

“I’m excited about Intel’s plans to build a new $7 billion semiconduct...

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Posted on: February 16, 2017

Winter Newsletter now available

Winter newsletter

Topics covered in this issue include:

  • Good Government
  • Community Updates
  • Collaboration
  • Alerts and Activities

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

Need your input: Priorities for 2017

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Happy New Year! Last week, we welcomed our new and returning county elected officials. The Board chose a new chairman, Denny Barney, and thanked Clint Hickman for his leadership last year. We also welcomed our newest member, Bill Gates.

I am honored to sta...

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Posted on: November 11, 2016

Veterans Day

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Today, we pause and reflect on the service of all United States Veterans since this great country was born. There are more than 530,000 veterans in the State of Arizona, approximately 1 out of every 10 residents has performed military service. You are her...

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Posted on: October 26, 2016

Fall Newsletter Now Available

Fall Newsletter

Topics covered in this issue include:

  • Good Government
  • Community Updates
  • Collaboration
  • Alerts and Activities

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Posted on: October 5, 2016

County Supervisors Approve Grants to Help Local Groups

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PHOENIX, Ariz. – Oct. 5, 2016 – The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors today approved a series of grants from the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community (SRPMIC). Three of the grant recipients were Boys Hope Girls Hope (BHGH), First P...

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Posted on: July 25, 2016

Summer Newsletter Now Available

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Topics covered in this issue include:

  • Good Government
  • Community Updates
  • Collaboration
  • Alerts and Activities

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Posted on: June 29, 2016

Maricopa County Wins 57 National Achievement Awards for Innovative Programs

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Maricopa County Wins 57 National Achievement Awards for Innovative ProgramsTwo Programs Named Best in Category

June 29, 2016 - Maricopa County has received 57 Achievement Awards from the National Association of Counties (NACo) for 2016. The awards honor in...

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Posted on: June 22, 2016

Supporting Arizona's Wildlife is Our Responsibility

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June 22, 2016 – PHOENIX, Ariz. - Whether you're talking about coyotes, javelina, bobcats, or grey wolves, we are fortunate to live among them in their natural habitat. The vast array of animals in ...

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Posted on: June 21, 2016

Maricopa County Industrial Development Authority Approves $779K in Grants to Community Groups

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PHOENIX, Ariz. – June 21, 2016 – The Maricopa County Industrial Development Authority (IDA) has approved a series of grants totaling $779K to help local community groups move their mission forward.

Local First Arizona is a non-profit organizati...

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

Board of Supervisors Approves Dam Repair Project

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The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors took action to protect part of northwest Maricopa County from flooding. The Board unanimously approved repairs to a flood control dam in the Town of Wickenburg.

“Arizona gets some monster storms,” said District 4 Su...

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Posted on: November 8, 2016

Ashbrook Wash Drainage Improvement Project Now Complete

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The Ashbrook Wash Drainage Improvement Project is now complete. The Flood Control District of Maricopa County and the Town of Fountain Hills partnered on the project. The improvements were constructed by C. S. Construction, Inc.

The project included upgrad...

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Posted on: October 28, 2011

Prestigious Award Received for El Rio Plan

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The Flood Control District (FCD) of Maricopa County, in partnership with the Cities of Avondale, Buckeye, Goodyear, and the Maricopa County Planning & Development Department, has recently received a Crescordia Arizona Forward Environmental Excellence ...

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

Adaptive signal project coming

Bell Road

Changes to the way traffic signals are timed along Bell Road in the Phoenix metropolitan area could help drivers cut down on their commute times.   MCDOT will soon be installing new adaptive signal technology along the corridor.

“Adaptive signal control te...

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Posted on: February 9, 2017

Interactive map tool online

Roadway Information Tool

MCDOT's Roadway Information Tool is now available online. Users can search for road information with filters for maintenance, parcel information and local jurisdictions.

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Posted on: January 27, 2017

Tips for driving in winter storms

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As the winter storm season gets into full swing in Maricopa County, MCDOT reminds drivers to put safety first behind the wheel.

MCDOT offers several tips to help drivers for driving in winter storms:

•Plan ahead:  Stay on top of the current weather...

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Posted on: December 28, 2016

MCDOT receives 3 NACo Awards

MCDOT receives NACo Award

The Maricopa County Department of Transportation (MCDOT) received three awards from the National Association of Counties (NACo) for its role in developing new applications aimed at creating efficiencies and process improvements for the county. "We ar...

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Posted on: October 28, 2016

MCDOT leader's service honored

Faisal Saleem

The Arizona chapter of the American Public Works Association (APWA) has awarded Maricopa County Department of Transportation’s (MCDOT) Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) Branch Manager Faisal Saleem with its Citation for Exemplary Service to Public ...

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Posted on: December 18, 2016

Drivers can help first responders

REACT Team

The Maricopa County Department of Transportation (MCDOT) encourages drivers to do their part to keep first responders safe during traffic incidents. The message comes as MCDOT recognizes this week, November 14 through November 19, as National Traffic Inci...

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Posted on: February 9, 2017

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There are no Competition Impracticable procurements under consideration by Maricopa County at this time.


Posted on: February 9, 2017

None

There are no Sole Source procurements under consideration by Maricopa County at this time.


Posted on: January 26, 2017

Need Your Input: Health Priorities

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MEDIA ADVISORY – Please contact Sonia Charry, 602-679-3098 or soniacharry@mail.maricopa.gov

County Seeking Community Input on Multi-Year Health Improvement Plan

PHOENIX (January 25, 2017) – Maricopa County Department of Public Health (MCDPH) is seeking the ...

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Posted on: January 17, 2017

Help Track Flu in Your Community!

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Flu Near You is an online application that allows you to report your flu-like symptoms anonymously each week. You can see the case numbers near you by selecting your state and ZIP code.

Created by epidemiologists at Harvard, Boston Children’s Hospital and ...

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Posted on: December 14, 2016

New Immunization Clinic Hours

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We are going to be changing the hours of our Mesa clinic effective February 6, 2017.

The new hours will be Monday through Friday, 9:00am-4:30pm, closed 12pm-1pm for lunch.

Also, beginning in 2017 we will no longer be closed the 4th Wednesday each month. Our...

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