Free sandbags available for flood protection; public reminded to report flooded streets S‌urprise, A‌Z (February 17, 2017) – A flash flood watch has been issued for this weekend, and the City of Surprise Public Works Department reminds residents living in flood-prone areas that free sand and bags are available at several city locations. The sand […]

Ottawa University Announces New Residential Campus in Surprise City of Surprise to become university town with classes beginning August 2017   Schedule change for Sanderson Ford College Baseball Classic due to weather S‌urprise, A‌Z (February 17, 2017) Due to the expected inclement weather forecast for Saturday, February 18, schedule adjustments were made to the Sanderson […]

City offices closed Monday for Presidents Day; holiday trash / recycling schedule in effect S‌urprise, A‌Z (February 15, 2017) City of Surprise administrative offices will be closed Monday, February 20 in observance of Presidents Day. City of Surprise trash and recycling customers ONLY are reminded that collection will be postponed by one day the week […]

Registration open for Surprise Tennis University, specialized beginners program for adults S‌urprise, A‌Z (February 13, 2017) The City of Surprise Tennis & Racquet Complex is now registering for its Tennis University – an eleven-week program for beginner tennis players ages 18 and up. Tennis University provides a structured framework for learning the game of tennis, […]

Mayor’s Welcome Back Lunch celebrates start of 2017 Spring Training season with Royals & Rangers S‌urprise, A‌Z (February 13, 2017) Join city of Surprise Mayor Sharon Wolcott as she celebrates the Kansas City Royals and the Texas Rangers at the 15th Annual Mayor’s Welcome Back Luncheon. The event will take place Thursday, March 2 from […]

S‌urprise, A‌Z (February 10, 2017) The Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) has issued a project update for the Grand Avenue/Bell Road Interchange Project, which includes upcoming traffic restrictions and a schedule of on-site activities for the week of February 13. Businesses in the Bell-Grand area are open during the construction project. View the latest Construction Business […]

Parade route for Gold Rush Days in Wickenburg requires closure of US 60 on Saturday Drivers should expect delays between 9:30 and noon Due to this weekend’s 69th annual Gold Rush Days celebration, US 60 in downtown Wickenburg (mileposts 107-110) will be closed in both directions on Saturday (Feb. 11) from 9:30 a.m. to noon, […]

Police seek public assistance to identify graffiti suspect in Surprise S‌urprise, A‌Z (February 5, 2017) This morning, the Surprise Police responded to several reports of graffiti in a residential area located in the 15200 block of Ventura Street and Hearn Road in Surprise. The Surprise Police are currently investigating multiple incidents where an unidentified suspect […]

County Seeking Community Input on Multi-Year Health Improvement Plan S‌urprise, A‌Z (February 1, 2017) Maricopa County Department of Public Health (MCDPH) is seeking the public’s input on defining its health priorities for a three-year plan that will be implemented starting in 2018. Various public meetings are being held throughout the county where the public will be […]

US 60 (Grand Avenue) and Bell Road Weekly Project Update Weekly Update #54—Week of Feb. 6, 2017 Current Activities View construction photos and additional information on the project website Upcoming Activities: Bell Road narrowed to one lane in each direction nightly from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Friday, Feb. 10, Saturday, Feb. 11, and Sunday, Feb. 12. Grand […]

Regular City Council Work Session & Meeting Agendas for the February 7, 2017 Regular City Council Work Session and Regular City Council Meeting have been posted at: http://agenda.surpriseaz.gov/ Questions concerning the City of Surprise Council Agenda? Contact the City Clerk’s office at: 623.222.1200 or via email: clerk@surpriseaz.gov.

US 60 (Grand Avenue) and Bell Road weekly project update S‌urprise, A‌Z (February 3, 2017) The Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) has issued a project update for the Grand Avenue/Bell Road Interchange Project, which includes upcoming traffic restrictions and a schedule of on-site activities for the week of February 6. Businesses in the Bell-Grand area are […]

HOA Connection Classes focus on homeowners associations and the law S‌urprise, A‌Z (February 3, 2017) The city of Surprise is hosting a series of HOA Connection Classes, which are designed to strengthen the city’s HOA communities. Residents and HOA board members are invited to attend the following upcoming classes: February 28 – Proposed Legislation and […]

City begins FY18 budget discussions Feb 7 S‌urprise, A‌Z (January 30, 2017) The City of Surprise Fiscal Year 2018 budget-building process begins at the City Council’s Work Session, 4 p.m., Tuesday, February 7. This is the first in a series of presentations regarding the overall development of the budget. This presentation will give a general […]