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Friday, September 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Ducey’s Plenary Water Committee Update »
In an effort to keep our members informed, we wanted to give an update to Governor Ducey’s Plenary Water Committee. We hav...
Friday, September 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Arizona Corporation Commissioner Doug Little Resigns »
Arizona Corporation Commissioner Doug Little has announced his resignation from the Commission, effective at the end of th...
Wednesday, August 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Ducey Officially Opens Employment Center at Lewis Prison in Buckeye »
On August 14, 2017, Governor Ducey officially opened the Employment Center at the Lewis Prison in Buckeye. The Employment...
Monday, August 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MCDOT Proposing Changes to be More Flexible »
The Maricopa County Department of Transportation is proposing to alter their requirement to be more flexible to the home b...
Wednesday, July 26, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pinal County Sends Tax Increase to Voters »
The Pinal County Board of Supervisors approved a resolution from the Pinal County Regional Transportation Authority (RTA)...
Friday, July 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Ducey Creates Plenary Water Committee »
Governor Ducey has created a Plenary Water Committee to review major water issues facing the state of Arizona. The committ...
Friday, July 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
HBACA and ADOSH Launch Safety Partnership »
On June 23, 2017, the HBACA and the Arizona Department of Occupational Safety and Health (“ADOSH”) officially joined toget...
Friday, June 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
CAGRD and the Home Building Industry »
What is the CAGRD?  The Central Arizona Groundwater Replenishment District (CAGRD) helps property owners and water...
Friday, June 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pinal County to Present Transportation Plan »
The Pinal County Board of Supervisors established a Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) to review their transportation...
Saturday, May 27, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Proposition 123 Narrowly Passes Voters Approval »
Proposition 123 was barely approved by voters on the special election held on May 17th.   The election was so cl...
Thursday, May 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Ducey Appoints Former HBACA Chairman to Director of DES »
Governor Doug Ducey announced the appointment of Mike Trailor as director of the Arizona Department of Economic Security (...
Thursday, May 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ADEQ Launching Online Stormwater Application »
In an effort to increase customer service and efficiencies, the Arizona Department of Environment Quality (ADEQ) has initi...
Monday, February 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Could Be Split Up »
A bill introduced by Arizona Senators Jeff Flake and John McCain and backed by a Governor Doug Ducey, would splinter off s...
Wednesday, December 21, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Arizona to Increase Minimum Wage Beginning January 2017 »
During the November election, Arizona voters enacted Proposition 206 (“Prop 206”) which establishes a new state minimum wa...
Wednesday, December 7, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Ducey Appoints Two New Supreme Court Justices »
This week, Governor Ducey appointed Judge Andrew Gould and Arizona Solicitor General John Lopez IV to the Arizona Supreme...
Monday, November 21, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
How Does the Pacific Bearded Seal Affect Home Building in Arizona? »
Earlier this month, the 9 th  Circuit Court of Appeals issued an opinion in  Alaska Oil and Gas Ass’n v. Pritzke...
Monday, October 10, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pinal Regional Transportation Authority May Adopt a Transportation Plan »
The Pinal Regional Transportation Authority (Pinal RTA) has proposed a comprehensive, multimodal plan to fund key roadway...
Monday, October 10, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Arizona Initiatives are "Cast in Stone" Due to Voter Protection Act »
In 1998, Proposition 105 was passed by the voters of Arizona. This initiative was titled the "Voter Protection Act" and wa...
Friday, September 23, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Arizona Starts Tax Recovery Program »
From September 1 through October 31, the State of Arizona is offering an opportunity for taxpayers to pay any back taxes o...
Friday, September 23, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
MAG Training on Free Mapping Data System »
The Maricopa Association of Governments has spent a significant amount of expertise and resources in developing a free onl...
Monday, September 19, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
ADOSH Adopts New Crystalline Silica Rule »
On Friday, August 12, the Arizona Division of Occupational Safety and Health’s (“ADOSH”) adopted OSHA’s new rule on crysta...
Monday, September 5, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Maricopa County Fills County Planning & Development Director Position »
As you may well know, the Maricopa County Director of Planning & Development position has been vacant for a number of...
Friday, May 27, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Maricopa County Appoints New County Manager »
The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors appointed Joy Rich, Deputy County Manager, as the new County Manager.  Joy w...
Friday, March 4, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pinal County Adopts New Impact Fee Schedule »
On Wednesday, the Pinal County Board of Supervisors adopted a new impact fee schedule which will be effective on May 9, 20...
Tuesday, February 9, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Ducey Appoints Members to Water Augmentation Council »
PHOENIX (December 23, 2015)- The Arizona Department of Water Resources is pleased to announcethat members to the newly for...
Friday, December 18, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
MAG To Revisit Fiscal Balance Report of Residential Housing »
The Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG) developed a regional economic report, called the Fiscal Balance Report, whic...
Wednesday, November 4, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pinal County Adopts New Construction Dust Rule »
The Pinal County Board of Supervisor's unanimously adopted a new dust emissions rule for construction activities on Wednes...
Tuesday, July 28, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Phoenix Election August 25 – Last Day to Register July 27 »
The City of Phoenix is holding an election on August 25.  For those interested in voting, the last day to register is...
Wednesday, July 1, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mehl Appointed Deputy Commissioner for State Land Department »
Governor Doug Ducey recently announced the appointment of Wesley Mehl as deputy commissioner of the Arizona State Land Dep...
Friday, February 6, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
OSHA Rejects Arizona’s Residential Fall Protection Standard – ADOSH Will Begin Immediate Enforcement »
On February 6, 2015, the Federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration (“OSHA”) filed in the  Federal Registe...
Tuesday, October 28, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Election November 4th - Ballots Are Mailed »
If you have missed the bombardment of political commercials or the pile of political mail in your mail boxes, we wanted to...
Tuesday, October 28, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Reminder – Impact Fee Changes August 1 »
Just a reminder, the impact fees for most municipalities in Maricopa and Pinal Counties will be changing August 1, 2014.&n...
Wednesday, July 30, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
MCAQD Offers Dust Permit Payments Online »
The Maricopa County Air Quality Department (MCAQD) now allows online payment services for Dust Control permits for constru...
Thursday, July 17, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
MCAQD Offers Dust Permit Payments Online »
The Maricopa County Air Quality Department (MCAQD) now allows online payment services for Dust Control permits for constru...
Monday, July 14, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
TPT Reforms Effective January 1, 2015 »
HB 2111, passed during the Legislative session in 2013, contained many tax reforms to the Transaction Privilege Tax (TPT)...

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