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State of the Town of Carefree: January, 2020

Posted by   /  January 17, 2020  /  Government and Politics  /  No Comments

By Les Peterson | Sonoran News Dear Carefree Residents and Businesses, Happy New Year and best wishes for a healthy and prosperous 2020! This past fiscal year contains many positive indicators, most prominently, increasing the Town’s Capital Reserve Fund by over $1.2 million. As a result of these significant savings, the Town has begun an […]

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Hampton Inn coming to Easy Street

Posted by   /  February 8, 2019  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Wes Grunden | Sonoran News Carefree Town Council approved a new contract for Ray Villafane/Villafane Studios for next year’s Pumpkin Festival and took the first step to bring a Hampton Inn to downtown Carefree. At the February 5 meeting, the Council agreed to increase Villafane’s contract from last year’s $100,000 to $125,000. The same group […]

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Liberty Utilities (Black Mountain Sewer) Corp. announces closure of Carefree Wastewater Treatment Plant

Posted by   /  December 17, 2018  /  Real Estate, Water  /  No Comments

  Sonoron News Carefree – Liberty Utilities (Black Mountain Sewer) Corp. (Liberty Utilities) has owned and operated the Carefree Wastewater Treatment Plant (Carefree WWTP) located in the Boulders for more than 40 years,and has provided safe and reliable wastewater service to customers including the Town of Carefree and Boulders Resort residents. On Friday, November 30th, […]

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What your Carefree candidates have to say

Posted by   /  July 9, 2018  /  2018 Elections, Government and Politics  /  No Comments

Sonoran News Sonoran News emailed a questionnaire to every candidate that had filed nominating papers with Carefree and Cave Creek. We sent out the questionnaires on June 12 and requested a response by June 26, allowing them two weeks to put their answers together. All candidates were given the same questions in both towns and were […]

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Carefree water meeting draws a crowd

Posted by   /  July 6, 2018  /  Water  /  No Comments

Sonoran News The Carefree Town Council chambers were packed on June 26 for a presentation on water for the citizens of Carefree. Mayor Les Peterson began by giving a history of how the water systems came to be. Explaining that Cave Creek Water Company and Carefree Water Company were originally private entities. This is why […]

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Carefree P&Z votes against rezoning

Posted by   /  March 19, 2018  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Wes Grunden | Sonoran News A large turnout was on hand when the Carefree Planning and Zoning Commission met Monday evening March 12. First up was a project proposed for the west side of Cave Creek Road just south of Christ Anglican Church. The 3.6 acre plot is a ‘remnant parcel’ that is a ‘V’ shaped […]

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Carefree Town Council looks at Easy Street North Development

Posted by   /  March 8, 2018  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Wes Grunden | Sonoran News Carefree Town Council approved a special event application for the Carefree – Cave Creek Italian American Club to hold the Carefree Italian Festival on April 14 and 15, and also approved an extension of premises liquor application for Corrado’s Cucina Italiana Restaurant to coincide with the event. As special event liquor […]

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Carefree mayor to speak to HOAs

Posted by   /  October 15, 2017  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

Sonoran News The Mayor of Carefree, Les Peterson, will be scheduling meetings with local home owners associations (HOAs) to strengthen communication lines between residents and the Town of Carefree about new projects happening within the town limits. The Mayor will be calling HOA representatives to schedule meetings starting in October and running through March. All […]

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Carefree rises to the Easy Street occasion

Posted by   /  September 1, 2017  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Linda Bentley | Sonoran News CAREFREE – Before digging into Tuesday night’s council meeting agenda, Councilman Jim Van Allen asked for a minute of silence to pray for the people of Houston. Several items were pulled from the consent agenda for a variety of reasons, including two by Van Allen for bicycle events in October and […]

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Boulders Resort and El Pedregal sold for $83.3M to Columbia Sussex

Posted by   /  April 29, 2015  /  Dealmaker, Real Estate  /  No Comments

Boulders Carefree

By Business Real Estate Weekly Columbia Sussex Corp. in Crestview Hills, Ken. (William Yung, CEO) paid a combined $83.3 million to acquire the 223-room Boulders Resorts & Spa and nearby El Pedregal plaza located in Carefree and Scottsdale. The sellers in three transactions were companies formed by Blackstone Real Estate Advisors L.P. in New York […]

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