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CG economy doing better than expected

Posted by   /  July 8, 2020  /  Economy, Government and Politics  /  No Comments

By Suzanne Adams-Ockrassa | Casa Grande Dispatch CASA GRANDE — The effects of COVID-19 on the Casa Grande economy may not be as bad as expected. Casa Grande Mayor Craig McFarland told the City Council Monday that the city had received the local sales tax figures for the end of the fiscal year. Shared tax […]

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New stay-at-home workers may be fueling CG housing boom

Posted by   /  June 25, 2020  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Suzanne Adams-Ockrassa | PinalCentral CASA GRANDE — The number of permits pulled for the construction of new homes in Casa Grande continues to grow and is even starting to match or even exceed the number of new home permits issued in the city of Maricopa. Last year, the city of Casa Grande issued a […]

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28 new projects with 9,000 jobs could be coming to CG

Posted by   /  June 15, 2020  /  Economy, Real Estate  /  No Comments

Casa Grande Dispatch By Suzanne Adams-Ockrassa | Pinal Central CASA GRANDE — At least 28 development projects, worth about $2 billion and 9,000 jobs, have been proposed for Casa Grande since July of 2019, a city official says. Casa Grande Economic Development Director Richard Wilkie gave an update Thursday to the Pinal Alliance for Economic […]

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Residents make sure Arizola townsite isn’t lost to time

Posted by   /  May 27, 2020  /  Government and Politics  /  No Comments

The Museum of Casa Grande/Casa Grande Dispatch By Jeff Jackson | Casa Grande Dispatch EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the first of a two-part series. CASA GRANDE – Way back in 1891, a few developers paid the U.S. government 10 bits per acre for an area southeast of Casa Grande and received a patent for the […]

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[VIDEO] PinalCentral Q&A with GG Mayor Craig McFarland

Posted by   /  May 22, 2020  /  Government and Politics, Real Estate  /  No Comments

Live Q&A with Mayor McFarlandAsk the mayor your questions live Thursday at 5 p.m. He’ll give an update on the current status of COVID-19, the reopening of city amenities and more!Posted by Casa Grande Dispatch on Thursday, May 21, 2020

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CG braces for tax revenue hit from pandemic

Posted by   /  May 21, 2020  /  Coronavirus, Economy, Government and Politics  /  No Comments

By Suzanne Adams-Ockrassa | Casa Grande Dispatch CASA GRANDE — The exact impact of the COVID-19 stay-at-home order on city revenues hasn’t been determined yet but the city is planning for a decrease in revenues for its 2021 fiscal year, which begins July 1. Interim Finance Director Rob Sweeney explained to Casa Grande City Council […]

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Zoning OK’d for new hotel/convention center near I-10 in CG

Posted by   /  May 20, 2020  /  Government and Politics  /  No Comments

By Suzanne Adams-Ockrassa | PinalCentral CASA GRANDE — A new Holiday Inn may soon be gracing the area near Interstate 10 in Casa Grande. The City Council approved a zoning request to amend an existing planned area development zone for a new hotel and convention center to be built on 4.65 acres near the U-Haul […]

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Francisco Grande plans major expansion project

Posted by   /  May 11, 2020  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

Proposed zones for Francisco Grande development and expansion project./City of Casa Grande/Casa Grande Dispatch By Suzanne Adams-Ockrassa | Casa Grande Dispatch CASA GRANDE — The Francisco Grande resort has big plans to expand in the next few years. The Casa Grande Planning and Zoning Commission recommended approval by a 5 to 2 vote of a […]

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Phoenix investor buys development site in Casa Grande

Posted by   /  May 6, 2020  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

AZRE | AZBigMedia Southern Cross, LLC, a Phoenix-area investor and developer, has acquired a 143-acre development site located at S/SWC Hwy 287 & Overfield Road in Casa Grande, Arizona, for $1,500,000. The seller was Lending Lifeline-4, LLC, a long-time owner of the property. Kidder Mathews land broker, Brian Rosella, represented the seller in the transaction. This transaction was […]

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Housing construction hasn’t slowed in Casa Grande

Posted by   /  April 20, 2020  /  Coronavirus, Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Suzanne Adams-Ockrassa | Casa Grande Dispatch CASA GRANDE — The number of permits for new houses in Casa Grande has continued to grow despite the COVID-19 outbreak. Between Jan. 1 and March 31, the city saw 211 requests for permits for new single-family homes worth a total of $46,461,306, a more than 11% increase […]

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