Pioneer Park in Mesa closed for major makeover

Pioneer Park, 526 E. Main St., is now closed to allow work to begin on a massive project to provide state-of-the-art amenities while preserving and improving the historic assets. The park will be closed for several months, according to a press release. Park improvements will include a new water play plaza, installation of an iconic […]

Medical-marijuana businesses may be allowed near churches in Mesa

The Mesa Planning and Zoning Board on Wednesday is to vote on removing a requirement that medical-marijuana facilities be 1,200 feet from churches outside residential zoning districts. The meeting begins at 4 p.m. May 17 in the upper level council chambers, 57 E. First St. The agenda is at http://mesa.legistar.com/Calendar.aspx. Board members will vote to […]

Mesa City Council to consider increasing utility costs

The Mesa City Council at a meeting Monday, May 22, will hold a public hearing and vote on modifications to terms, rates, fees and charges of city-owned utilities. The meeting begins at 5:45 p.m. in the council’s chambers, 57 E. First St. The meeting agenda is a http://mesa.legistar.com/Calendar.aspx. The changes are for electric utility services, […]