Local firefighter, Ken Diamond, answered a call August 20th and while helping others, was injured on the job. As a result of his injuries, Ken was hospitalized and as of today, August 27th, is still in the hospital recovering.
On August 23, at about 6:20 p.m., a suspected impaired driver caused a collision on Hunt Highway, west of Paso Fino Way, which injured 4 persons. The driver fled the scene on foot, and after eluding deputies for a brief time, was arrested for driving while impaired, aggravated assault, hit and run, and criminal damage. The suspect is identified as Julio Cesar Lavarga-Carranza, a 22-year-old male Mexican-national, who admitted to being in the country illegally.
Early this morning, a mother was driving her children to school when she heard "blood curdling screams".
On Monday, August 17, 2015, the Florence Town Council voted 7-0 to rescind the annexation Ordinances for the Magic Ranch and Arizona Farms areas. This action effectively stops the Town of Florence’s proceedings to bring these areas into the municipal boundaries of Florence at this time.
Pinal county receives requests to rezone land in & around San Tan Valley on a regular basis. Below you will find information about a current rezoning request before the Planning & Zoning Commission this Thursday, August 20th.
Almost every night of the week, The Dance Spot in San Tan Valley, is packed to capacity with residents who want to dance with instructor Tonia Agredano.
Project is moving right along.
Major accomplishments as of last month: Completion of Village Lane traffic signal and San Tan Flat turn lane.
Pinal County Assessor Douglas Wolf is reminding senior citizens that the deadline to apply for Senior Freeze is Tuesday, September 1st, 2015.