Adults in criminal justice system to be served by office in Casa Grande

A joint project between Pinal County’s Adult Probation Department and Community Health Associates will offer services to adults in the criminal justice system. A grand opening is slated to be held at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, May 30, at the Integrated Outpatient Office in Casa Grande, 1667 N. Trekell Road, Suites 101-104, according to a release. […]

Pinal County supervisor to speak to residents in Gold Canyon

Supervisor Todd House has announced a meeting for Gold Canyon residents to discuss issues in their area. The meeting will be at the Gold Canyon United Methodist Church Main Sanctuary, 6640 S. Kings Ranch Road, from 2-4 p.m. Thursday, May 30, according to a press release. “I look forward meeting with the Gold Canyon residents […]

SunZia to hold public meeting April 24 on transmission line in Oracle

SunZia Transmission LLC will host a public meeting 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, April 24, at the Oracle Community Center, 685 E. American Ave. in Oracle, to provide an opportunity for public comment on the proposed realignment of transmission lines on Arizona State Trust lands in Pinal County near the San Manuel Airport. SunZia on Oct. 22 […]

Pinal County cities proclaim April Promise for the Future Month

All cities and towns throughout Pinal County have officially proclaimed April as Promise for the Future Month to raise awareness the Central Arizona College Foundation Promise for the Future program provides affordable higher education to students in Pinal County. Pinal County along with the cities of Apache Junction, Casa Grande, Coolidge, Eloy and Maricopa as […]

Pinal County seeking comments on draft 5-year transportation program

Pinal County’s draft 2019 five-year transportation improvement and maintenance program for budget Years 2018-19 through 2022-23 is available for public review and comment through May 10. It is at pinalcountyaz.gov/PublicWorks/TransportationPlanning/Pages/PublicComments.aspx. Updated annually, the transportation program identifies potential funding and establishes a tentative schedule for countywide planning, construction and maintenance projects. After the public comment period, […]

Outdoor recreation along Arizona’s waterways a $13.5 billion industry, new report says

Arizona’s waterways, enjoyed by more than 1.5 million residents each year, contribute $13.5 billion to the state’s economy and support 114,000 jobs, according to a report released recently by Audubon Arizona. The study was completed with guidance from business, civic, governmental, outdoor recreation, conservation and tourism representatives and conducted by economics research firm Southwick Associates, […]

Pinal County to suspend issuance of open-burn permits starting in April

Starting April 2, Pinal County Air Quality began issuing only three-day open burning permits. All permits will expire by May 1 and Pinal County will suspend the issuance of all open burning permits on April 27. Burn permits allow for the disposal of plant material by open burning during limited daytime hours, according to a release. […]

ProChemTech plant in North Pinal Industrial Park marks 10 years of operation

ProChemTech’s Chemical Plant No. 2 in Apache Junction has been operational for 10 years producing standard and patented products for treatment of boiler, cooling, potable and waste waters. The plant at 2475 W. Dallas Ave. also supports local Performance Chemical and Engineered Systems Divisions’ on-site service operations. It is in the North Pinal Industrial Park, southwest […]

‘Sessions with the Supervisor’ set for Hidden Valley, Thunderbird Farms, Papago Butte residents

Pinal County Supervisor Anthony Smith is hosting a Sessions with the Supervisor for residents in Hidden Valley, Thunderbird Farms and Papago Butte. It is 3-5 p.m. Thursday, March 14 at Raceway Bar and Grill, 49237 W. Papago Road No. 7 in Maricopa. Pinal County public works and flood control department officials are to talk about […]

Free class covers container gardening March 23

Those living on an acre or in an RV will find helpful gardening advice Saturday, March 23, at the Superstition Mountain Museum, 4087 N. Apache Trail. The Superstition Mountain Master Gardeners (University of Arizona, Pinal County) will demonstrate how to select, plant and grow spring plants, herbs, annuals, succulents and cacti “in not-so-boring containers,” according […]