By Matt Roy | YourValley.net City leaders last week appointed Scott Krous to fill the vacancy on the Surprise Planning and Zoning Commission following the
By Matt Roy | YourValley.net Surprise leaders last week advanced a plan to bring a new factory and dozens of new jobs to the community.
By Jen Fifield | Arizona Republic Surprise’s economic development team celebrated a special birthday this month with a celebration that looked like any other birthday party. There were
By Jen Fifield | Arizona Republic For years now, Surprise officials have been mulling over how to spur new development and refresh old neighborhoods in its Original Town Site,
(Find full election results at the secretary of state’s website.) By Jen Fifield | Arizona Republic The Surprise City Council may see a shake-up. A few close races
By Matt Roy | YourValley.net Surprise officials are seeking public input on plans to reallocate federal funds to help improve one of the city’s oldest neighborhoods.
By Matt Roy | YourValley.net Election season is under way with only a few short weeks remaining until ballots get mailed. This year, 13 candidates
By Lorraine Longhi | The Republic Surprise is looking for room in the resort market, something the West Valley historically has left to its Phoenix and Scottsdale
By Ryan Randazzo and Carrie Watters | The Republic State regulators are concerned that the possible sale of Circle City Water Co. to the city of Surprise
By Perry Vandell /The Republic Surprise voters face a historic election in August with five of seven City Council members on the ballot, but ahead
By Perry Vandell | The Republic Curious about what’s going on with Surprise’s downtown? You’re not alone. The downtown Surprise landowner, Surprise Center Development Co., will update
By Matt Roy | YourValley.net City leaders last week advanced a plan, which – if approved – would add more than 2,000 homes to the southwest
By Matt Roy | YourValley.net The Marley Park may soon expand again, adding nearly 800 new homes to an increasingly crowded District 6 community in Surprise.
By Perry Vandell, |The Republic Following the death of Surprise City Councilman Jim Hayden, the council interviewed six applicants to fill his seat, including Hayden’s widow. The special
By Patrick O’Grady | Phoenix Business Journal Surprise and Gilbert led the pack when it came to increases in apartment rents around the Valley this year.
By Matt Roy | YourValley.net Some Surprise residents got their first glimpse at revitalization plans for the Original Town Site earlier this month. Councilman Ken
By Matt Roy | YourValley Measure twice, cut once. That message resonated at last week’s public meeting on future development of the City Center. Surprise
Credit: P.B. Bell/Anderson/City of Phoenix By Roland Murphy for AZBEXPlanned apartments part of $1.15B in new development along 202’s 59th Avenue leg Developer P.B. Bell
By Rob Winder | Cronkite News, Phoenix Business Journal Nadia and Ernest Saco of Gilbert already had been searching for a new home before the
By Russ Wiles | Arizona Republic Arizona has added nearly 1 million people over the past decade or so, yet hardly any sizable shopping centers