Meeting in the middle: Queen Creek, Apache Junction to share a border at State Route 24

When State Route 24 is constructed east from Ellsworth Road to Ironwood Drive, it will be the dividing line between the municipalities of Apache Junction and Queen Creek. Drivers in Mesa on Loop 202 Santan Freeway can take SR24, the Gateway Freeway, south to the Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport and east to Ellsworth Road, south of […]

Apache Junction approved to annex 6,687 acres of state trust land

The Arizona State Selection Board has approved the annexation of 6,687 acres of state trust land into the City of Apache Junction. The vacant property is south of Elliot Road, west of the Central Arizona Project canal and north of where State Route 24 is to be constructed. State Route 24, the Gateway Freeway, heads […]