You’ve heard this a million times, and I’m hesitant to include it on this list. Yet, as an industry, this tip has not sunk in. Local government has it’s own special language. Many of us have been speaking it for so long, we don’t even realize we’re doing it anymore. In the book “Made to […]

Bob Vukanovich’s question to Mayor Sharon Wolcott

Being in the midst of an unprecedented opioid epidemic. Has the City of Surprise designated a municipal point person on substance abuse prevention. Local officials can encourage individuals to take action to intervene immediately when they are with overdose victims by publicizing that the Good Samaritan Law provides protection from prosecution. Has there been any […]

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Steps to prepare for disaster • Develop a 72-hour emergency supply kit that includes one gallon of water per person per day; three days of non-perishable food; first-aid kit; flashlights; AM/FM radio; batteries; pocket knife; clothing and bedding; baby formula; diapers; medications; and important family documents. • Make a family emergency plan – particularly for individuals with […]

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  Surprise seeks National Anthem performers for 2017 Spring Training season S‌urprise, A‌Z (December 8, 2016) The City of Surprise is looking for experienced vocalists and musicians to perform the National Anthem at Surprise Stadium for the 2017 Cactus League Spring Training games, February 25 – March 29. To be considered, please submit an audio […]

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  Dance, yoga and more! Now enrolling for winter special interest classes S‌urprise, A‌Z (December 5, 2016) The City of Surprise is now enrolling for winter session special interest classes, including dance, gymnastics, music, martial arts and much more! Classes are available for ages 2 through adult and will be held at various locations throughout […]

It’s flu season; Surprise Fire-Medical reminds you to know signs, symptoms of the virus S‌urprise, A‌Z (November 30, 2016) According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), millions of people in the United States catch the influenza (flu) virus each year; hundreds of thousands are hospitalized and anywhere from thousands to tens of […]

Registration for City of Surprise Adult Sports Leagues opens Dec. 5 S‌urprise, A‌Z (December 1, 2016) The City of Surprise will open registration Dec. 5 for several Adult Sports leagues taking place this winter season. Adult Coed Indoor Volleyball – Games are scheduled to take place on Sunday evenings beginning January 8. League Play: 5 on […]