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Posted on: January 18, 2023

Prescribed Burns

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WEDNESDAY UPDATE:

The Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management is doing a one-day pile burn operation on state trust land in Pinal County in an effort to reduce both fuel loading in the area and wildfire risk.

State Fire will conduct ignitions on ...

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Posted on: January 31, 2023

New Program at CAC

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On Thursday, Jan. 26, Central Arizona College conducted a ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Wilson Electric Training Facility at its Superstition Mountain Campus.

The facility was designed and built by Wilson Electric to provide students in the Commercia...

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Posted on: January 30, 2023

Wild West Day at Library

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Cowboys and outlaws, waddies and Winchesters, ballads and broncs all conjure images of the Old West. To commemorate our Western legacy, join us Saturday, Feb. 18 at 2 p.m. for an afternoon of authentic cowboy poetry and music. Nationally renowned poets an...

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Posted on: January 26, 2023

Free Dump Week

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Residents of Apache Junction can throw out a load of trash at the landfill during “Free Dump Week,” on Feb. 6-11.

During that week city residents can use the Apache Junction Landfill, in partnership with Republic Services, which owns an...

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Posted on: August 24, 2022

Traffic Updates

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Construction and lane restrictions on Ironwood Drive

  • Northbound Ironwood traffic has been reduced to one lane from the Ray Road to Elliot Road alignment. Traffic control will be in place from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day for crews to remove asphalt and place ...
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Posted on: December 6, 2022

Holiday Tree Dropoff

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The city of Apache Junction has two free drop-off points that will accept holiday trees 24 hours a day from Dec. 27, 2022 – Feb. 3, 2023.

The drop-off sites are:

  • Apache Junction Animal Control, 725 E. Baseline Ave.
  • Prospector Park, 3015 N. Idaho Rd...
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Posted on: December 29, 2022

Vendors Needed - Wellness Fair

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Do you own or wish to represent a charity? Do you have a service or product that promotes wellbeing? Are you a business or individual who wishes to promote the wellbeing of your community? It is amazing to be able to put on display the people and organiza...

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Posted on: January 18, 2023

New Public Works Director

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Ted Wolff, who has nearly 34 years of experience in the construction industry, has taken over as director of the Public Works department at the city of Apache Junction.

Wolf has 23 years of experience in the public sector with Coconino, Pinal and Maricopa ...

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Posted on: November 30, 2022

Non-Profit Funding

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The city of Apache Junction Health and Human Services Commission has opened its application period for fiscal year 2023-24 funding.

Funding is available to Apache Junction health and human service non-profit 501(c)(3) organizations who serve city residents...

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Posted on: December 22, 2022

Lecture Series

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Do you know that Arizona has more species of hummingbirds and owls than any other state in the United States? That Jerome procured a post office in 1883 or the first neon light flickered through the desert from a California car dealership in the early 192...

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Posted on: January 5, 2023

New AJPD Public Information Officer

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The Apache Junction Police Department begins the new year with a new public information officer, Rayna Steffen. Steffen is an Apache Junction resident who previously worked on the city of Apache Junction’s communications team. 

Steffen will be the...

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Posted on: December 15, 2022

Work at the Pool

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Though temperatures are cooler now, we all know that the heat is right around the corner. If you have a pre-teen or teenager, why not have them work at the pool this summer? The pool is a fun environment to work in and your kids will learn many skills tha...

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Posted on: November 21, 2022

Women's Golf

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The LPGA Tour has released its 2023 schedule, which will include a stop just outside of Apache Junction at the Superstition Mountain Golf Club in Gold Canyon in March.

In a breakthrough moment in the history of women’s sports, the athletes of the...

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Posted on: January 4, 2023

New Councilmembers

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The new Apache Junction City Council was seated on Tuesday night.

Darryl Cross and Bryan Soller, who were elected in August, were sworn in as the newest members of the Apache Junction City Council. 

   

Mayor Chip Wilson and newly ...

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Posted on: October 8, 2015

Meeting Agendas & Videos

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We have a one stop shop for everything related to council and city boards and commissions. Here you will find links to agendas and videos of the meetings.

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