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

Baseball

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

Flames

[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: November 8, 2016

Ashbrook Wash Drainage Improvement Project Now Complete

Bayfield Drive

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

Award

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 20, 2017

AACE honors MCDOT employees

AACE Awards

Three MCDOT Employees Honored by Arizona Association of County Engineers (AACE)

The Arizona Association of County Engineers (AACE) has awarded Maricopa County Department of Transportation (MCDOT) Project Management Manager Randy Dunsey with the 2017 Annual...

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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

Maricopa County residents can now look up roadway information online. The Maricopa County Department of Transportation (MCDOT) recently added a new interactive map - the Roadway Information Tool (RIT) - to assist residents in retrieving key information ab...

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Posted on: January 27, 2017

Tips for driving in winter storms

Road Closed

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 23, 2017

Go Wild for Flowers!

field of wildflowers

(Maricopa County) – Ahhh…spring is in the air and the wildflowers are blooming! Along with the warm temperatures comes the chance to view Mother Nature at her finest as she carpets the desert floor with an array of beautiful colors.

While some may curse th...

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Posted on: January 26, 2017

Need Your Input: Health Priorities

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MEDIA ADVISORY – Please contact Sonia Charry, 602-679-3098 or [email protected]

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!

Flu Near You map

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

child receiving vaccine

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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