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Coolidge mayor not happy with ADOT work on Central Avenue

Posted by   /  February 9, 2018  /  Transportation  /  No Comments

By Rofida Khairalla | Coolidge Examiner Work on Main Street may be in the final phases, but that does not necessarily mean the city of Coolidge has its last road closure sign or torn-up pavement. Mayor Jon Thompson said that while projects for both Main Street and the portion of Central Avenue between Main and […]

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Mayor: Major changes await Coolidge in 2018

Posted by   /  January 3, 2018  /  Government and Politics  /  No Comments

By Rofida Khairalla | Cooldige Examiner The new year may be a time to reflect on 2017 for some, but for Coolidge Mayor Jon Thompson the new year will be time to pinpoint and act on a gamut of changes to ensure the city’s future is bright. The mayor’s top priories for the coming year include […]

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Set of disputes lead top Coolidge stories of 2017

Posted by   /  December 28, 2017  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

Coolidge Examiner 2 Residents protest solar plant, annexation drama ensues A Florida-based energy company continues to move forward with its plans for the Pinal Central Energy Center, which could be one of the first combined solar and battery storage plants in the country. Officials say the proposed facility near Eleven Mile Corner could one day power […]

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Coolidge council continues rezoning push

Posted by   /  December 13, 2017  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Rofida Khairalla | Casa Grande Dispatch The city of Coolidge is continuing efforts to attract industrial developments to the area through Pinal Land Holdings. During Monday’s City Council meeting, the council approved three ordinances rezoning land owned by the company from Agricultural to General Industrial (I-1). The first property, located south of Selma Highway […]

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Coolidge City Council gives go ahead for general plan amendments

Posted by   /  November 30, 2017  /  Government and Politics  /  No Comments

By Rofida Khairalla | Coolidge Examiner Three resolutions designed to make the city of Coolidge more alluring to potential businesses seeking a new home were officially passed by council during Monday’s meeting. The resolutions adopt three major amendments to the city’s 2025 General Plan, changing the land use classification on two different properties from Urban Neighborhood […]

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Court rules in favor of Eloy in Coolidge annexation dispute

Posted by   /  November 21, 2017  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Kevin Reagan | Eloy Enterprise A land annexation sought by the city of Coolidge has been declared “invalid” by an appellate court. The city of Eloy challenged the nearby city in 2015 after Coolidge passed an ordinance to annex 160 acres located near State Route 87 and Hanna Road. Paso Fino Horse Associates, a […]

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Coolidge gives go-ahead for Cornman Annexation

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

By Rofida Khairalla | Coolidge Examiner The city of Coolidge is moving forward in its efforts to attract more businesses to Coolidge, this time by annexing a small piece of land on Cornman Road and State Route 87. The land, part of the sale between the city of Mesa’s water farm and Pinal Land Holdings, is […]

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Coolidge council puts the brakes on solar farm annexation

Posted by   /  October 18, 2017  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Rofida Khairalla The city of Coolidge’s plans to bring a 257-acre solar farm into the city boundaries were short lived. During a special meeting Monday, the City Council, in an effort to avoid significant future costs, voted to rescind the ordinance annexing half of the Pinal Central Energy plant as well as some surrounding […]

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Mayor: Coolidge headed in “right” direction

Posted by   /  October 6, 2017  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Rofida Khairalla | Coolidge Examiner Although Coolidge Days celebrates the city, residents and the president the municipality was named after in 1925, the festival is also a time reflect upon the past and look toward future of Coolidge in a rapidly growing and changing county. Once a rural, farming community located near the heart […]

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Where are all the businesses in Coolidge?

Posted by   /  August 24, 2017  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Rofida Khairalla COOLIDGE — While areas throughout Pinal County continue to see expansion in the housing and industrial markets, smaller municipalities like Coolidge simply aren’t seeing the same economic boom. It’s a question that presents itself time and time again, as locals walk down the downtown streets only to be confronted the vacant windows […]

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