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Posted on: June 5, 2020

$1 Million Grant for Police Officers

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The city of Apache Junction has been selected to receive a federal grant that will fund the hiring of eight additional police officers.

The U.S. Department of Justice grants – announced this week – are part of $400 million in funding be...

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Posted on: June 24, 2020

Library Gets CARES Act Grant

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The Apache Junction Public Library has received a $4,000 grant as part of the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act.

The Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records announced that the Apache Junction library was selected...

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Posted on: June 11, 2020

Suspect Identified Online

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The Apache Junction Police Department’s 2019 Officer of The Year may be in the running to hold on to that title for an additional year.

Recently, Officer Cameron Kellogg observed a post on a popular Facebook page, Apache Junction Discussion and C...

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Posted on: May 18, 2020

Police Awards

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Every year, the Apache Junction Police Department honors its outstanding employees.

This year the department’s awards ceremony, usually held at the Dolce Vita retirement community, was cancelled due to the worldwide medical crisis of the coronavi...

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Posted on: April 30, 2020

Water Quality Report

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The Apache Junction Water District 2019 Water Quality Report is now available.

The report can be accessed online at https://www.ajwaterdistrict.org/water-quality-reports-2 or customers can request a printed copy by calling (480) 982-6030 or by email at web...

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Posted on: January 22, 2020

Road Work in 2020

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A number of road projects are scheduled for the city of Apache Junction to start the new year.

Starting this month are improvements to Southern Avenue between Ironwood Drive and Delaware Drive and Winchester Road between 16th and Southern avenues.

The South...

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Posted on: June 15, 2020

Hitching Post Background

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With the Hitching Post restaurant being the subject of some discussion in the community, here is some background.

A timeline regarding the Hitching Post.

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In 2018 and 2019, the restaurant was cited for noise complaints, filed by residents to Apache J...

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Posted on: July 9, 2020

Elections Update

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Early voting for the Aug. 4 primary election is underway in Apache Junction.

Those on the Permanent Early Voting List should receive their ballot in the mail by next week. Those who wish to vote by mail can contact the Pinal County Recorder’s Off...

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Posted on: July 6, 2020

Hydration Challenge

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Have you been wondering how you can make a positive impact in our community during these crazy times but it’s just too hot outside?

One simple act can make all the difference to someone in need. Apache Junction Parks and Recreation is challenging...

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

Coronavirus Update

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July 6, 2020

The latest from the Parks department on activities at the swimming pool. 

Lap swimming is a great way to exercise especially in the Arizona heat. Whether you are a seasoned lap swimmer, a newcomer to the water or like to use the resist...

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Posted on: July 1, 2020

Library Writer-in-Residence

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The Apache Junction Public Library continues the popular Writer in Residence program with Valerie Ipson, author of children, teen and adult fiction.

Inevitably Ipson’s young adult books are set in high school, and while it’s not somethi...

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Posted on: May 20, 2020

Wildfire Season

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The wildfire season is here. The hot summer temperatures will continue to dry out desert vegetation and create a serious fire danger in our local area.

For updates on fires in the area, please check the Arizona Department of Forestry at https://dffm.az.gov...

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Posted on: June 8, 2020

Monsoon Season

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The city of Apache Junction and the Superstition Fire and Medical District want to remind area residents of the threats to our community which often come with the monsoon season.

Although it remains hot and dry, the monsoon season officially starts today, ...

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Posted on: June 23, 2020

Restaurant Breaks

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The city of Apache Junction has loosened rules for restaurants regarding outdoor seating, parking and signage during the coronavirus outbreak.

With federal and state authorities continuing to recommend social distancing, the city has moved to help its eati...

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Posted on: June 23, 2020

Pillow Case Donation

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On Thursday, June 18, Kathy Peltier of HiWay Baptist Church made a significant and unique donation to some very special children here in Apache Junction by way of the police department.

On occasion, the police department facilitates, in cooperation with Ar...

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Posted on: April 16, 2020

Coronavirus Information

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In regards to COVID-19, the best information on the local, regional and national response to the virus are from the health officials at each level of government. Below are links to specific information about the virus outbreak and what citizens can do.

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Posted on: June 18, 2020

Statement on Masks

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An updated statement from Mayor Jeff Serdy on masks:

"By now most know that almost all Valley cities have imposed mandates regarding wearing cloth face masks while in public or in businesses and institutions. Apache Junction did not enact this policy,...

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Posted on: October 8, 2015

Meeting Agendas & Videos

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We have a one stop shop for everything related to council and city boards and commissions. Here you will find links to agendas and videos of the meetings.

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Posted on: January 30, 2013

Protecting Yourself from Identity Theft

Identity theft is the process of another individual using your personal information without your permission. Identity theft can take many forms, from using your credit card number to renting an apartment. While some forms of identity theft can be easily r...Read on...

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