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Next phase of Rivulon development announced, includes two office buildings, lake

Mixed-use development Rivulon, one of the centerpiece projects in Gilbert’s Central Business District, will start another phase of the development this year.


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Ground broken at Agritopia for Epicenter mixed-use development

Construction is expected to be completed on vertical mixed-use development Epicenter, the urban core to east Gilbert's Agritopia, in fall 2021.

Verde at Cooley Station carves space for community connection

Verde at Cooley Station, a mixed-use commercial and multifamily residential development, has started construction on what its developers believe will be the linchpin of the 650-acre master planned community in east Gilbert



Northwest Corridor only requires tweaks, development panel says

The Urban Land Institute's Technical Assistance Panel spent a day discussing Gilbert's Northwest Employment Corridor and found it unbroken but in need of some tweaks.


Developer has groundbreaking for Verde at Cooley Station

Developer SB2-Gilbert LLC broke ground on Verde at Cooley Station in Gilbert on Nov. 19.


Gilbert’s first cemetery opens

Gilbert shed the distinction of being the largest municipality in the United States without a cemetery when Gilbert Memorial Park and Funeral home opened Nov. 12.


New parks provide desired amenities to town’s southside  

The Gilbert parks system is receiving a major boost with the September opening of the first 30 acres of what will be the 272-acre Gilbert Regional Park and the anticipated November opening of Phase I of the 115-acre Desert Sky Park.



CEO: First businesses at Epicenter in Gilbert ‘have the right mix’

When Epicenter developers announced Oct. 7 the first five businesses that have agreed to set up shop at Agritopia’s vertical mixed-use development, they presented some hot brands as well as some startups.


Epicenter's first ground-floor offerings unveiled

A pair of popular Valley eateries, a local boutique and a couple of grooming shops make up the first offerings to sign on at Agritopia’s Epicenter, according to a release on behalf of the developer.


Developer bringing Fry’s grocery to Cooley Station in Gilbert

The long-running rumor of Fry’s coming to Cooley Station is coming to fruition, as developer Evergreen Devco announced Sept. 25 it is breaking ground on a shopping center to be anchored by the grocery store.


Deloitte to expand presence at Gilbert's Rivulon

Deloitte is planning to occupy an additional 100,000 square feet at Rivulon by early 2020, Nationwide Realty Investors President and Chief Operating Officer Brian Ellis said Sept. 26.



Gilbert earning ‘foodie destination’ label with growth

Gilbert’s development efforts have led to an influx of one notable amenity: restaurants. Since 2013, 123 full-scale restaurants, fast-food joints and other dining locations have opened up shop in town, according to Maricopa County records.


Town preparing to take fresh look at oldest, largest employment area

The Northwest Corridor, Gilbert’s oldest and largest employment area, will get fresh scrutiny in the coming months from town leaders who are eager to keep the area vibrant.


Construction begins on premier shopping center coming to Gilbert

Gilbert Warner, a 95,000-square-foot shopping center, has broken ground at the intersection of Gilbert and Warner roads.


Agritopia’s Epicenter gets back on track for construction

For all that Gilbert has to offer, from large to small businesses to public amenities and a diverse portfolio of residential options, officials say they have sought one thing that has eluded the town for years: vertical mixed-use development.



New rendering gives public a look at The Strand @ Gilbert water park

The Strand @ Gilbert water park released an updated rendering July 11. No new information was released with …


Construction has started on American Groves Senior Living

American Groves Senior Living broke ground June 3 on the south side of Elliot Road, east of Lindsay Road and …


Gilbert Town Council moves to encourage vertical mixed-use development

In its last meeting of the 2018-19 fiscal year, the Gilbert Town Council adopted proposed changes to the zoning code in an effort to encourage vertical mixed-use development.


Gilbert Town Council approves plan for sale, development of Heritage District 'north anchor'

Gilbert Town Council approved the sale of a 9.1-acre lot May 16 to Heritage North Partners for no less than $5.332 million, launching the “north anchor” portion of the Heritage District redevelopment plan.



Council to consider developer for 9.1-acre Heritage District site

Gilbert has selected a developer for 9.1 acres of town-owned land at the north end of the Heritage District and will sell the lot if Town Council approves at its May 15 meeting.


Gilbert looks to become 'City of the Future,' ward off decline that troubles many U.S. municipalities

As Gilbert prepares to mark its centennial in 2020, officials have started to redirect their focus beyond the next few years to several decades ahead.


Water park coming to new Gilbert Regional Park if council gives OK

A water park will be built on three lakes at the Gilbert Regional Park under construction in South Gilbert if Town Council approves a lease agreement at its Feb. 21 meeting.


Mesa's Gallery Park development coming to edge of Gilbert

Gallery Park, a mixed-use development on the Mesa side of South Power Road at the Loop 202-Santan Freeway, is set to begin construction this spring with the goal of opening in 2020. It is expected to have dining and retail managed by OX Urban Properties as well as office space and residential areas managed by VIVO Partners. https://gallerypark.com



Gilbert shares vision of Heritage District with more diverse offerings

While Gilbert’s Heritage District has evolved into a destination area with restaurants and festivals, officials are envisioning what is next for the original town footprint.


Alamo Drafthouse Cinema announces it will open Gilbert theater

Alamo Drafthouse Cinema formally announced it will open a theater in Gilbert.