News Flash

Posted on: January 4, 2018

Prevco Subsea - Ocean and Marine Engineering

John Head founded the company in 1999 and has worked to develop better and more standardized ways of designing and producing subsea pressure vessels. Over the years, his knowledge and dedication in this area have enabled him to produce a line of off-the-s...

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Prevco Subsea Website Business Retention (ED)
Posted on: September 1, 2015

Brokers Alliance

Joseph Racich, Founder (Father of David) started writing life insurance policies as an independent broker in 1978. He founded his General Agency, RAAN Marketing, Inc. in February 1982. Joe founded the first Brokers Alliance in the town of Homewood, Illino...Read on...

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News Flash

Posted on: September 1, 2015

Brokers Alliance Model for Hometown Growth

Article originally published in the Wednesday, July 22, 2015 edition of the Fountain Hills Times. By Barb Charzuk, Times Reporter. Reproduced with the permission of the Fountain Hills Times.

Town economic development specialist Scott Cooper wishes he h...Read on...

Economic Development News
Posted on: September 1, 2015

Economic Development - Small Steps Measure Our Town’s Progress

Article originally published in the Wednesday, July 22, 2015 edition of the Fountain Hills Times. By Barb Charzuk, Times Reporter. Reproduced with the permission of the Fountain Hills Times.

A bird’s eye view of vacant commercial space reveals an abund...Read on...

Economic Development News
Posted on: September 1, 2015

Town Makes 'Best' List for Business Start-Ups

An analysis by NerdWallet of 65 cities in the state ranked Fountain Hills 15th among the best places to start a business in Arizona.

Each city had at least 500 businesses and a population of at least 5,000.

Tolleson headed the list, followed in orde...Read on...

Economic Development News

News Flash

Posted on: September 20, 2018

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

In Partnership with the Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG) the Town of Fountain Hills is once again supporting the ongoing county wide effort to enlighten, educate and end domestic violence.  Beginning on Monday, October 1, 2018 and contin...

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Posted on: August 28, 2018

Unofficial Results of the August 28, 2018 Primary Election (Updated)

These are the unofficial results of the August 28, 2018 Primary Election.

Visit https://recorder.maricopa.gov/electionresults/ for more information.

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Town of Fountain Hills News
Posted on: August 20, 2018

Request for Community Services Advisory Commission Youth Applicants

Applications are being accepted for one (1) Youth Commissioner for the Community Services Advisory Commission. The appointee shall be the youth representation, who shall be a Town resident for at least one year, shall be a resident high school student, be...

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Posted on: August 13, 2018

Rental Properties Are Subject to Sales Tax

In order to provide Town programs, services, and infrastructure that contribute to the quality of life for Fountain Hills residents, the Town has a variety of revenue sources to pay for its operations and capital improvements. Since the Town does not have...

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Posted on: August 2, 2018

SRP Helicopter Thursday and Friday August 2nd & 3rd

The Town has been informed that Salt River Project (SRP), the provider of electricity for the Town, will be flying their helicopter in the area to install utility poles today Thursday, August 2, 2018 and tomorrow Friday, August 3, 2018. The work will take...

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Town of Fountain Hills News
Posted on: July 30, 2018

Palisades Blvd Closed Due to Water Main Break

Palisades Blvd. at Westridge Dr. is currently closed in both directions due to roadway damage from a water line break. All north-bound traffic from Shea should use Fountain Hills Blvd. All south-bound traffic is currently being diverted to Palomino Blvd. ...

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Town of Fountain Hills News
Posted on: June 28, 2018

Fountain Hills Seeks to Fill Town Council Vacancy

The Mayor and Town Council are currently accepting “Letters of Interest” from qualified Fountain Hills’ electors for consideration of filling the Council vacancy created by the resignation of Council member Cecil Yates who resigned to run for Mayor this p...

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Posted on: June 28, 2018

Town of Fountain Hills Appoints Elizabeth Burke to Serve as Town Clerk

July 2, 2018 – The Town of Fountain Hills announced the hiring of Flagstaff City Clerk Elizabeth Burke to fill the vacancy left by Bevelyn Bender who officially retires on July 5.

“We are very pleased to have a seasoned professional suc...

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Posted on: June 25, 2018

Town Council Adopts “Nuisance Party” Ordinance

On June 19, 2018, the Fountain Hills Town Council adopted Ordinance 18-09 which prohibits nuisance parties.

Over the past several months, residents have been disturbed by parties and other events that have taken place in neighboring single family homes. &a...

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Posted on: June 21, 2018

Fountain Hills Prohibits Smoking at Parks, Trails, and Open Space

At the June 19, 2018, Town Council meeting, the Fountain Hills Town Council adopted an ordinance prohibiting smoking in all town parks, trailheads and town open spaces.  Fountain Hills joins a growing number of Arizona communities that have banne...

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

Fountain Lake Fish Event

The Town staff and council are aware of the Sunday morning event where Fountain Lake experienced a natural phenomenon known as a “fish kill.” This term refers to a localized die-off of fish population which is generally caused by reduc...

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Posted on: June 7, 2018

Fountain Park Fountain Down for Routine Maintenance

The Fountain in Fountain Park will not be in operation on Thursday, June 14, 2018 due to routine electrical maintenance being performed on the pump system.  The maintenance is expected to take approximately eight hours allowing for the fountain t...

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Posted on: May 15, 2018

Final results are in for the May 15, 2018 Special Election

TOWN OF FOUNTAIN HILLS QUESTION (0)Under Votes: 10Over Votes: 2

- PRIMARY LEVY, YES   3,459   34.03%- PRIMARY LEVY, NO     6,705   65.97%

Total             &a...

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Town of Fountain Hills News
Posted on: April 17, 2018

Seeking Applicants to Fill Openings on the Sister Cities Advisory Commission

Four (4) openings are available for Commissioners to serve on the Sister Cities Advisory Commission.  Applicants must be Fountain Hills’ residents, for a minimum of one year, and be available to attend monthly meetings.  The Co...

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Posted on: April 11, 2018

Memorial Bench Replacement at Fountain Park

In accordance with the Town’s bench project, the memorial benches in Fountain Park are scheduled for replacement. The donors of the original benches will be contacted to see if they would like to rededicate their bench to continue to honor a lov...

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Posted on: February 1, 2018

Golden Eagle Park Playground Renovation and Instillation

Town of Fountain Hills Community Services Staff is pleased to announce that after 20 years of play, laughter and general use it is time for the installation of a new playground in Golden Eagle Park.  Beginning February 5 – 23, 2018 the ...

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Posted on: January 30, 2018

What is “wayfinding”?

In January 2017, the Town Council and Staff began the budget process during which a project to design a wayfinding sign program was discussed. The wayfinding project was approved as part of the Capital Improvements Program and was adopted with the final b...

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Posted on: January 24, 2018

RPTA Appointment

Fountain Hills is proud to announce that 2nd term Councilman Cecil Yates has been appointed to the Valley Metro RPTA Board of Directors.  Valley Metro is the regional public transportation agency providing coordinated transit services to resident...

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Posted on: January 24, 2018

Road Closure

The Town of Fountain Hills is notifying citizens of a road closure.  Laser Drive westbound from Technology Drive is closed until further notice due to police activity. A notice will be sent when Laser Drive reopens.  We appreciate your p...

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Posted on: January 22, 2018

Dog Park Lighting Replacements and Maintenance

The Desert Vista Dog Park will be closed the weeks of January 22, through February 2, 2018 to replace damaged and careworn light poles throughout the park.  During this time all other park facilities will be open for public use.  Please ...

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Posted on: January 9, 2018

A Dark Sky Oasis in Metro Phoenix Achieves International Recognition

A Dark Sky Oasis in Metro Phoenix Achieves International Recognition

 

FOUNTAIN HILLS, Ariz. and TUCSON, Ariz. (8 January 2018) – Fountain Hills, Arizona has been awarded the rare distinction of being designated an International Dark Sky Community ...

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Posted on: January 4, 2018

Activities and Volunteer Expo

Date:               Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Time:               2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Location:   &a...

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Posted on: December 14, 2017

Town of Fountain Hills Receives Outstanding Balance of Development Fees From N-Shea for Park Place D

Earlier today, December 14, 2017, the matter between the Town of Fountain Hills and the developer of the mixed use Park Place development in downtown has been resolved.   A representative from N-Shea paid $299,230 in outstanding park development ...

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Posted on: October 26, 2017

Request for Community Services Advisory Commission Applicants

Three (3) openings are available for Commissioners to serve on the Community Services Advisory Commission.  Applicants must be Fountain Hills’ residents, for a minimum of one year, and be able to attend monthly meetings on the fourth Monday of th...

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Posted on: October 10, 2017

Town of Fountain Hills Taps Fredda Bisman to Serve as Interim Town Attorney

Fredda Bisman from the law firm of Dickinson and Wright has been selected to serve as the InterimTown Attorney for the Town of Fountain Hills. Her first official day on the job will begin Tuesday,October 10, at the Special Town Council meeting.“...

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Posted on: October 9, 2017

Town of Fountain Hills Proceeds with Interim Town Attorney Search

As was reported earlier this week, the Town of Fountain Hills terminated the contract for legal

services with Gust Rosenfeld. This was a contract for professional legal services, not an employee /

employer relationship. There were no cancellation fees, seve...

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Posted on: October 4, 2017

Town Council Terminates Town Attorney Contract

The Fountain Hills Town Council took action at its meeting on October 3, 2017, to terminate its contract with Gust Rosenfeld, the law firm that provided legal services to the Town of Fountain Hills.  With a vote of 4-3 the Town Council approved a...

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Posted on: September 18, 2017

Fountain Hills Parks Overseeding

In preparation for overseeding of Fountain Park and the Avenue of the Fountains Plaza, the irrigation has been shut off and will remain off until the seed has been thrown, between the first and third week of October.  Prior to seeding  t...

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Posted on: September 5, 2017

Fountain Hills Hosts High School Cross Country Meet

Fountain Hills Parks and Recreation would like to let our residents and guests know that this Saturday at Fountain Park, there will be a Fountain Hills High School Cross Country meet. The race will be from 5:00 am to 10:00 am. Please be advised that there...

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Posted on: August 29, 2017

Upcoming Power Outage on the Avenue of the Fountains

SRP has notified staff of an upcoming power outage that will affect the Avenue of the Fountains median, east end, Verde River to Saguaro.  This outage is necessary as part of the ongoing upgrades to the SRP infrastructure that will supply power t...

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Posted on: August 24, 2017

Town Installs New Wind Speed Gauge to Increase Frequency of Fountain Operation

The centerpiece of Fountain Hills is a beautiful fountain which is one of the world's tallest man-made fountains. It serves as a focal point for the community and attracts thousands of visitors each year.

A new wind speed gauge has been installed to aid in...

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Town of Fountain Hills News
Posted on: August 23, 2017

Seeking Applicants for the Community Services Advisory Commission

One (1) opening is available for a Commissioner to serve on the Community Services Advisory Commission. Applicants must be Fountain Hills’ residents, for a minimum of one year, and be able to attend monthly meetings on the fourth Monday of the m...

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Posted on: July 26, 2017

Town Changes Town Council Meeting Dates and Times

Following its summer break in July, the Fountain Hills Town Council is set to resume regularly scheduled Council meetings with a new day and time.  Beginning on August 15, 2017, the Town Council will meet on the first and third Tuesday of the mon...

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Posted on: May 30, 2017

Shea Overlook Rest Area Improvements

Beginning on June 5, 2017 through July 1, 2017 the Shea Overlook Rest Area will be closed for drainage and guardrail improvements for vehicle and pedestrian safety.  The area will be closed 24 hours a day during the time of closure.  We ...

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Posted on: May 25, 2017

Splash Pad Maintenance

The Fountain Park Splash Pad will be temporarily closed on Thursday, May 25, 2017 for maintenance and cleaning in preparation for the busy holiday weekend.  The splash pad is expected to re-open on Friday May 26, 2017. 

If you have any ot...

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Posted on: April 25, 2017

Town Implements CodeRED Emergency Notification System

The Town of Fountain Hills is making efforts to prepare our residents for emergency situations by taking part implementing an emergency notification system with the CodeRED emergency notification system. While everyone knows it’s important to prepare, the...

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Posted on: April 19, 2017

Town Invites Residents to Attend the Fiscal Year 2017/2018 Budget Open House

The Town of Fountain Hills will host a budget open house on:  

Thursday, April 20, 2017, from 6:00 – 6:30 p.m., in Town Hall Council Chambers. 

This is an excellent opportunity for the residents to come and learn about the budget...

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Posted on: April 17, 2017

Sanitary District to Begin Work in Fountain Park

Beginning on April 10, 2017 the Fountain Hills Sanitary District will begin preliminary work on the recharge well located near the amphitheater in Fountain Park.  Preliminary work on the well is scheduled for the week of April 10 – 17.  ...

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

Town Hall with Sheriff Penzone

On Wednesday, April 26, 2017, newly elected Sheriff Paul Penzone will host a Town Hall meeting followed by questions from the audience.  All Fountain Hills residents are invited to attend this open house in the Community Center ballroom at 6:00 p...

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Posted on: February 23, 2017

Town Hall and Community Center Work to Ease Community Concern

As an effort to help ease the severe shortage of food inventory at our local Extended Hands Food Bank, the Town of Fountain Hills has organized a community food drive to benefit the Food Bank. The food drive will take place beginning Monday February 20, 2...

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

Town of Fountain Hills Dark Sky Ordinance – What Does It Mean For Residents?

In December 2016 the Fountain Hills town Council adopted a revised Lighting Ordinance, also called the “Dark Sky Ordinance” as Town Code.  To view the complete guidelines, residents may look at the Town of Fountain Hills Zoning Ordinance Chapter ...

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Posted on: February 16, 2017

2017 State of the Town Address

2017 State of the Town


Town of Fountain Hills News
Posted on: April 21, 2016

Seeking Applicants for the Strategic Planning Advisory Commission

One (1) opening is available for a Commissioner to serve on the Strategic Planning Advisory Commission to fill a vacated position. Applicants must be Fountain Hills’ residents, for a minimum of one year, and be available to attend monthly meetings. The ...Read on...

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Posted on: April 21, 2016

Seeking Applicants for the Sister Cities Advisory Commission

Four (4) openings are available for Commissioners to serve on the Sister Cities Advisory Commission. Applicants must be Fountain Hills’ residents, for a minimum of one year, and be available to attend monthly meetings. The Commissioners will be appointe...Read on...

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Posted on: November 18, 2015

Town of Fountain Hills Seeks Public Input on New Fire Station No. 2

The Town of Fountain Hills is taking steps to upgrade the Fire Department's ability to deliver Emergency services to the Town residents and visitors by relocating Fire Station No. 2 to a more strategic location. In order to ensure that the new fire statio...Read on...

Town of Fountain Hills News
Posted on: September 1, 2015

Town Makes 'Best' List for Business Start-Ups

An analysis by NerdWallet of 65 cities in the state ranked Fountain Hills 15th among the best places to start a business in Arizona.

Each city had at least 500 businesses and a population of at least 5,000.

Tolleson headed the list, followed in orde...Read on...

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