It has been brought to our attention that council members do not take the same Oath of Office, we are also told that they must by statute take a loyalty oath. E. In addition to any other form of oath or affirmation specifically provided by law for an officer or employee, before any […]

A DEMOCRATIC GOVERNMENT AND A FREE SOCIETY CAN ONLY BE SUCCESSFUL IF YOU HAVE A FREE PRESS. WITH THIS FREE PRESS YOU MUST HAVE INVESTIGATIVE REPORTERS AND OUTSIDE GROUPS MONITORING THE ACTIONS OF OUR ELECTED OFFICIALS, EITHER NATIONALLY OR LOCALLY.ARE LOCAL PAPERS SUPPRESSING INFORMATION THAT IS CRITICAL TO OUR WELL BEING. WE MUST BE INFORMED […]

Going on the internet I found the ship I served on when I was in the service.Bob Vukanovich   Ships of the U.S. Navy, 1940-1945 ARS-9 USS Shackle  

  Former Surprise Vice-Mayor Bob Vukanovich   His close personal friends read like a list of Who’s Whoin the American horse racing industry.as well as Surprise’s own “Arizona Bob.”Arizona Bob, also known as District 5 City Councilman Bob Vukanovich, has been handicapping race horses, rubbing elbows with owners, trainers and jockeys for more than 50 […]

Bob Vukanovich has always believed that, because the City of Surprise operates under the Council-Manager form of government, We have an unelected manager running the city. A good example of this is, now the city attorney will be under the control of the city manager.   With the close relationship that I have with the […]

Lets stop talking about this and do something, Mayor Wolcott has been talking about this for years.   Bus Rapid Transit along Grand Avenue Wolcott called for all-day express bus service between Surprise and Phoenix along Grand Avenue, and a designated diamond lane for buses and carpools. She said planned improvements at the Grand/Bell intersection, […]

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2016 2‐2‐2/Local Officials Selected to Lead League of Arizona Cities and Towns Douglas Nicholls, Mayor, Yuma   Christian Price, Mayor, Maricopa   Daryl Seymore, Mayor, Show Low Current members re‐elected to two‐year terms on the Executive Committee include: Sharon Wolcott, Mayor, Surprise Jim Lane, Mayor, Scottsdale   John Lewis, Mayor, Gilbert   Jonathan Rothschild, Mayor, Tucson   Doug Von Gausig, Mayor, Clarkdale   Jerry Weiers, Mayor, Glendale   Sharon Wolcott, Mayor, Surprise   Census data is used by local decision-makers to determine where new roads, hospitals, child-care facilities, senior citizen centers and schools should be built. And businesses use census data to determine where to locate supermarkets, new housing and other facilities.   The City […]

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Where else except in Surprise are the citizen’s not listen to by their elected representatives? In the State of Arizona you can recall any elected official with-out cause. If the S.O.S group or Save Our Surprise were sincere in saving Surprise where are they now? Bring out the peanuts and cotton candy: the circus officially arrived at City […]

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By Jeffrey Flanagan / MLB.com | 4:45 PM ET  +  0 COMMENTS KANSAS CITY — The Royals released their Spring Training schedule Tuesday and will open Cactus League play on Feb. 25 against their Surprise Stadium-companion Rangers. Pitchers and catchers report on Feb. 14, the full squad reports on Feb. 17, with the first full-squad workout scheduled for Feb. 18.

S‌urprise, A‌Z (November 8, 2016) Although there is still construction occurring at the intersection, the opening of the Bell Road Bridge is a major project milestone. The entire Bell-Grand project is scheduled to be completed prior to Spring Training 2017 at the Surprise Recreation Campus. For more information about the project, visit surpriseaz.gov/bellandgrand.    

S‌urprise, A‌Z (November 9, 2016) Surprise voters rejected a $63 million General Obligation bond initiative in the November 8th General Election, that would have funded nine capital improvement projects over the next five years. S‌urprise, A‌Z (November 14, 2016) You can now take a virtual tour of city of Surprise public art projects! The city’s […]

Mayor Sharon Wolcott said this in eary 2014 nothing has happen yet. Bus Rapid Transit along Grand Avenue Wolcott called for all-day express bus service between Surprise and Phoenix along Grand Avenue, and a designated diamond lane for buses and carpools. She said planned improvements at the Grand/Bell intersection, the popularity of limited express bus […]

HOME RULE In November 2006, voters approved a Permanent Base Adjustment by 73.22% under option two. This option allows the city to permanently adjust the base when a majority of qualified electors vote in favor of the adjustment. The approved adjustment to the base is then used in calculating the new limitation (taking into account […]

City Parks • Section 10 – 24303 N. 183rd Ave. • Asante Park – 16763 W. Vereda Solana Dr. (164th Ave and Pat Tillman Blvd.) • Surprise Farms Park – 17894 W. Westpark Blvd. • Sierra Montana Park – 17680 W. Spring Ln. • Heritage Park at Marley Park – 15703 W. Sweetwater Ave. • […]

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IS THE CITY STILL GIVING MONEY TO THE CHAMBER, WHICH I BELIEVE TO BE POLITICAL. The City of Surprise since September 2007 has given approximately $200.000 to the Chamber of Commerce and it appears that they are receiving an additional $50,000 a month. By ZACH COLICK, Today staff |  Directors of an organized group of […]

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Cleanliness, Recycling, Sanitation Services score sky high in Surprise Cleanliness, Recycling, Sanitation Services score sky high in Surprise Surprise AZ (December 19, 2012) Surprise residents have a new way to hear directly from the city’s elected officials, thanks to an expansion of the popular “Notify Me” e-mail feature on www.surpriseaz.gov.By checking a box on the site, […]

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CITYS BE AWARE Of interest taken from the, MINUTES OF THE STUDY SESSION/RETREAT OF THE COMMON COUNCIL OF THE TOWN OF CHINO VALLEY FRIDAY, AUGUST 10, 2007 The Common Council of the Town of Chino Valley, Arizona met for a Study Session/Retreat in the Antelope Hills Golf Course Old Clubhouse, located at 1989 Clubhouse Drive, […]

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    City cuts ribbon on new water operations, training center S‌urprise, A‌Z (October 26, 2016) City leaders and GateWay Community College administrators gathered at the Surprise-GateWay Training Center today to officially cut the ribbon on the new 13,100 square foot facility. The observation-centric training facility provides individuals interested in pursuing careers in the water […]