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Posted on: December 6, 2018

Solley Awarded Recertification

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Janine Solley, economic development director for the city of Apache Junction, has been awarded re-certification by the International Economic Development Council, effective Jan. 1, 2019.

Solley first achieved the Certified Economic Developer designation in...

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Posted on: November 19, 2018

Watch for Counterfeit Bills

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The Apache Junction Police Department wants you to know that counterfeiters are busy passing fake money! There have been reports that several $100 bills and $20 bills that have been confiscated by a local bank through business deposits. If you see somethi...

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Posted on: December 5, 2018

Golf Cart Registration

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This is the time of year we see more golf carts traveling about on city streets. Please be cautious when operating them and when traveling past them. The Police Department would like to reduce accidents by asking you to slow down and take extra time when ...

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Posted on: December 5, 2018

Adult Flag Football Tournament

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Now that the NFL and College seasons are in full swing and the weather is nice, many of you may be interested in challenging yourself to a round of pigskin, or showing your rival team’s fans whose fans are better. Consider this active and fun opportunity ...

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Posted on: November 29, 2018

Welcome Winter Residents

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Chief Thomas E. Kelly once again says, “As we have begun our transition into fall and the temperatures start to cool down we see many of our winter residents returning. The Apache Junction Police Department wants to welcome our new and returning winter re...

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Posted on: November 26, 2018

Sheahan attends Conference

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The Apache Junction Police Department is proud to acknowledge the efforts of Animal Control Officer Kristopher Sheahan. Sheahan was the 2017 Civilian Employee of the Year for the Apache Junction Police Department. He has received a $500 grant for advanced...

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Posted on: July 9, 2018

Help Police Fight Crime

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The goal of the Apache Junction Police Department is to provide citizens with the highest level of customer service by preventing criminal activity. As a small, close-knit community, we depend on citizens to inform us when activity observed is suspicious....

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Posted on: November 7, 2018

Be Aware of Distracted Driving

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With an increase in distracted driving collisions and fatalities around the nation, the Apache Junction Police Department (AJPD) is asking the public to be more proactive in saving lives this holiday season by initiating Operation Home Safe.

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Posted on: December 6, 2018

Operation Home Safe

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Operation Home Safe is under way! The Apache Junction Police Department has partnered with the Walmart store at 2555 W. Apache Trail and the Circle K store at 85 W. Superstition Blvd. in Operation Home Safe. This partnership, along with the Governor’s Off...

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Posted on: November 27, 2018

Idaho Road Closed for Paving

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Work has been scheduled to repave a portion of Idaho Road from Lost Dutchman Boulevard to McKellips Road through Dec. 24. The work will result in the full closure of Idaho Road during this time.

Work will entail the reconstruction of severely distressed pa...

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Posted on: November 9, 2018

Citizen Leadership Institute

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Attention to all those wanting to learn more about their community!

The next Apache Junction Citizen Leadership Institute is scheduled for January-April 2019. This is your chance to learn about how municipal government works and find ways to engage in your...

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Posted on: December 13, 2018

IRS Warns of Phishing Scams

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The Internal Revenue Service is advising the public of an increase in “new, sophisticated email phishing scams.” If you are not aware, phishing refers to the clever method in which criminals try to get your personal information through...

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Posted on: December 5, 2018

Winter Break Open Gym

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Parents! Winter break is going to be here before you know it and it is time to start planning activities for your children. Apache Junction Parks and Recreation is once again offering its Winter Break Open Gym program. Join us as we participate in arts &a...

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Posted on: November 26, 2018

Don’t Drink and Drive

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December is Impaired Driving Prevention Month. As we prepare for festivities with family and friends, the Apache Junction Police Department (AJPD) and the Arizona Governor’s Office of Highway Safety (AzGOHS) together remind all drivers that it&a...

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Posted on: December 3, 2018

Holiday Tree Recycling

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A live or freshly cut holiday tree is a wonderful way to spruce up the holiday season, and it doesn’t have to be detrimental to the environment. Instead of sending a live tree to a landfill, think “treecycle,” give a gift back by recycling the freshly cut...

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Posted on: November 19, 2018

Call the Police First!

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There is apparently
misinformation on social media channels that question who you should call toreport suspicious activity or criminal activity. The first call that you should
make is to your local police department. When you call a friend or family...

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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: December 5, 2018

Winter Break Open Gym-Find the Fun!

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Parents! Winter break is going to be here before you know it and it is time to start planning activities for your children. Apache Junction Parks and Recreation is once again offering its Winter Break Open Gym program. Join us as we participate in arts &a...

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Posted on: December 5, 2018

Adult Flag Football Tournament-Get in the Game!

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Now that the
NFL and College seasons are in full swing and the weather is nice, many of youmay be interested in challenging yourself to a round of pigskin, or showing
your rival team’s fans whose fans are better. Consider this active and fun...

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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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