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Annual Corn Roast at Queen Creek Olive Mill June 14

Annual Corn Roast at Queen Creek Olive Mill June 14

Weekend to be packed with live music as part of their "Music in the Grove" series, where local musicians from around the Valley are gearing up to showcase their talent amongst the beautiful Queen Creek Olive Mill groves.
UnderTow unveils new menu, saga through Yucatan Peninsula

UnderTow unveils new menu, saga through Yucatan Peninsula

Premier Valley cocktail lounge with a location in Gilbert, near Queen Creek, joins its Phoenix sister ship in bidding farewell to one epic adventure as it launches a brand new saga this month. The cocktails (both alcoholic and non-alcoholic), play an intricate role in the all-encompassing adventure that transports guests to another time and place. 
Banner Urgent Care offering patients IV hydration therapy as temperatures spike

Banner Urgent Care offering patients IV hydration therapy as temperatures spike

The IV hydration therapy bags contain 1,000 milliliters (about 33.81 ounces) of sodium and can offer quick relief to people suffering from dehydration. The treatment only takes about an hour, but patients can feel the hydrating effects of the sodium more quickly. 
Local online school providing free tutoring for high school students this summer

Local online school providing free tutoring for high school students this summer

Students in ninth through 12th grades are invited to partake in unlimited online tutoring sessions, lessening their risk of summer learning loss. Tutoring sessions are available for students five days a week year-round, 9 a.m. through 7 p.m. Learning Success Partners can help students in subjects including math, science, English and more. 
Frontier Family Park, offering 85 acres of fun, now open in Queen Creek

Frontier Family Park, offering 85 acres of fun, now open in Queen Creek

Nods to the town’s heritage are located throughout the new park. There is a memorial bench in honor of late Mayor Gail Barney, who served the Queen Creek community for 24 years, including 12 as mayor, and a statue of his parents, Newell and Katherine Barney, known for being pillars of the community. 
Queen Creek Town Council again lowers property tax rate

Queen Creek Town Council again lowers property tax rate

The action benefits existing residents, lowering the rate from $1.72 to $1.63 per $100 of assessed value. In 2022, the Town Council approved a resolution to freeze property taxes. Resolution 1500-22 freezes the amount of taxes paid by property owners in Queen Creek, which reduces the property tax rate each year due to property values increasing.
Over 550 Arizona medical professionals sign letter endorsing Arizona Abortion Access Act

Over 550 Arizona medical professionals sign letter endorsing Arizona Abortion Access Act

Physicians and a patient share why personal medical decisions should be back in their hands, not politicians’ this week, ahead of the deadline to turn in signatures to get the amendment on the ballot.
ADOT: Budget extra time on weekdays if taking SR 260 to or from the Rim

ADOT: Budget extra time on weekdays if taking SR 260 to or from the Rim

A $24.9 million project is extending and improving drainage facilities, constructing a 5-foot shoulder on both sides of the roadway, and making guardrail improvements and spot pavement repairs. Construction is scheduled through summer 2026 but goes on hiatus during the winter.
QCFMD: Are you prepared for monsoon season?

QCFMD: Are you prepared for monsoon season?

According to the Town of Queen Creek Fire and Medical Department, while each aspect of a monsoon can present different hazards, it is important to know what you can do to protect yourself and your family.
Multimodal Mobility Survey: Virtual community meeting set for June 11

Multimodal Mobility Survey: Virtual community meeting set for June 11

The Maricopa Association of Governments is working in partnership with the Town of Queen Creek to gather input about how people travel to and within Queen Creek, and sentiment about mobility options. Multimodal mobility options include the integrated use of several different forms of transportation, particularly when residents opt for alternative ways of commuting and travelling.