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The auction of a parcel of state land in Queen Creek that Samsung is considering as an operations site has been postponed again. The approximately 915 acres is on the northwest corner of Ironwood … more
A new survey from Maricopa County Department of Public Health asks county residents ages 12 and older how COVID-19 has impacted them and their families. more
Queen Creek has experienced various changes since it incorporated in 1989, but one element has remained constant since 1996 -- the leadership of John Kross. Kross started with the Town in 1996 as … more
The long-awaited Rittenhouse Road improvement project will open this afternoon. The project, which includes two lanes in each direction from Ocotillo south to Riggs, also includes right-turn lanes at … more
Queen Creek residents can provide their opinions about future parks and recreation facilities to the town council by participating in a brief survey. Over the next several weeks, residents will be … more
The Granite Reef Underground Storage Project, one of Arizona’s largest water-banking facilities and one of the biggest recharge projects of its kind in the nation, is back in operation this … more
The Arizona Department of Health Services on May 19 reported the number of coronavirus cases in Queen Creek and San Tan Valley at 18,308 in ZIP codes 85140, 85142 and 85143. That is an increase of … more
The Town of Queen Creek and Recreation Annex will be closed on Monday, May 31 in observation of Memorial Day. This will not affect any public safety or emergency services. If you have a … more
At its Wednesday, May 19 meeting, the Queen Creek Town Council approved a budget of $487.2 million for the 2021-2022 fiscal year, which begins on July 1, 2021. The approved budget continues to … more
MESA, Ariz. (AP) — A Queen Creek man is facing manslaughter charges for allegedly driving impaired and causing a multi-vehicle crash in Mesa that killed a van driver and a motorcyclist, … more
The Town of Queen Creek is celebrating Public Works Week May 16-22. With the theme ‘stronger together,' the week is a reminder of the important, core functions the professionals in the public … more
The Queen Creek town council has approved a $487.2 million budget for fiscal year 2021-2022 that includes $15 million in place holder funds for the purchase and design of parklands. The budget is … more
The Town of Queen Creek has gone to a .gov domain for its website and email addresses. The QueenCreek.org domain transitioned to QueenCreekAZ.gov beginning May 3. The .org domain will remain … more
The Town of Queen Creek is going to a .Gov domain for the website and email addresses. The QueenCreek.org domain will transition to QueenCreekAZ.gov beginning today, May 3. The .org domain will … more
One lucky individual in the Valley has started off the month of May $150,000 richer. According to Arizona State Lottery officials, a winning $150,000 Powerball ticket was sold at the Safeway at … more
National Work Zone Awareness Week (NWZAW) is a public awareness campaign to help motorists and individuals in work zones make it home safely. This year’s NWZAW is April 26-30 with the theme … more
The Queen Creek Police Department is currently hiring new officer recruits. more
The Arizona Department of Health Services on April 21 reported the number of coronavirus cases in Queen Creek and San Tan Valley at 17,438 in ZIP codes 85140, 85142 and 85143. That is an increase of … more
A project to add 5 miles of travel lanes to the Phoenix area’s newest freeway is advancing in the southeast Valley with some of State Route 24’s concrete pavement already in place. The … more
The plan was for Queen Creek to have 40 acres of park land for every 10,000 residents, but the town's population explosion  threw those plans for a loop. more
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