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Water - Use It Wisely Tower at Queen Creek Library this month

Water - Use It Wisely Tower at Queen Creek Library this month

The water tower provides a visual representation of how much water the average person uses every day.
Dust awareness in Queen Creek: Town offers residents advise on actions they can take to help improve air quality

Dust awareness in Queen Creek: Town offers residents advise on actions they can take to help improve air quality

Town officials encourage residents to reduce dust pollution in the community and region year-round.
Monsoon awareness: Are you prepared?

Monsoon awareness: Are you prepared?

For more safety information, visit the National Weather Service Phoenix office.
Services announced for Queen Creek Mayor Gail Barney

Services announced for Queen Creek Mayor Gail Barney

Viewing will be on Friday, July 8 from 6 to 8 p.m. and funeral services will be on Saturday, July 9 at 10 a.m. in the LDS Stake Center, 22035 E. Ocotillo Road in Queen Creek.
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ADOT: US 60 overnight lane restrictions planned in Gold Canyon June 26-30

ADOT: US 60 overnight lane restrictions planned in Gold Canyon June 26-30

This advisory updates the dates of the scheduled restrictions on US 60.
ADOT: Weekend freeway travel advisory for the Phoenix area

ADOT: Weekend freeway travel advisory for the Phoenix area

Near Queen Creek, eastbound State Route 24 (Gateway Freeway) closed between Loop 202 (Santan Freeway) and Ellsworth Road from 5 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 25 for pavement maintenance. The east- and westbound Loop 202 ramps to eastbound SR 24 will be closed. Detour: Consider exiting Loop 202 to eastbound Elliot Road and using southbound Ellsworth Road to travel beyond the eastbound SR 24 closure.
Gov. Ducey orders flags at half-staff June 24 in honor of Queen Creek Mayor Gail Barney

Gov. Ducey orders flags at half-staff June 24 in honor of Queen Creek Mayor Gail Barney

“Serving Queen Creek for over 20 years, Mayor Barney dedicated his life to the people of Queen Creek. He was committed to fostering economic growth and creating opportunities for Queen Creek’s growing population. His legacy as a humble public servant who cared for his community will live on," Gov. Doug Ducey said.
Queen Creek Mayor Gail Barney, 74, passed away June 22 after battling lung infection

Queen Creek Mayor Gail Barney, 74, passed away June 22 after battling lung infection

Serving 20 years on Town Council, Barney was instrumental in many of the town’s milestones.