12:38 PM Aug 29, 2019 MST

Chandler USD approves resolution for lease agreement for new school sites ahead of bond election

The Chandler USD board unanimously approved a resolution Aug. 28 to allow the district to enter a ground lease and lease-purchase agreement for the two new schools the district plans to build.


Isola Group announces new headquarters location will be in Chandler

Isola Group signed a 118,000-square-foot lease to remain in Chandler and relocate its headquarters, research and development, and manufacturing operations, according to Chandler city officials.


ADOT warns drivers to prepare for overnight I-10 closures Aug. 26

The Arizona Department of Transportation warns drivers who travel I-10 through Tempe and Chandler should plan for overnight exit ramp closures.



Chandler USD school board moves forward with land for new school

The Chandler USD board voted to approve the purchase of about 14.5 acres of land in Gilbert for its new school—temporarily dubbed Elementary No. 31.


Prepare for overnight Loop 101 ramp closures this week

As work continues on the Loop 101 widening project between Baseline Road and Loop 202, the Arizona Department of Transportation has scheduled overnight closures between Aug. 13-16.


Trilogy Veterinary Medical Center now open in Chandler

Trilogy Veterinary Medical Center is now open in Chandler. The veterinary clinic, open six days a week, …


Chandler City Council approves committee formation, land acquisition, park improvements and more

Chandler City Council approved a new committee on the airport master plan, construction at San Tan Park and more than 40 other items at a meeting Aug. 8.



Prepare for closures on eastbound I-10 this weekend

Eastbound I-10 from US 60 to the Loop 202 freeway will be closed between 5 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 10, and 5 a.m. Monday, Aug. 12, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation, for construction related to the ongoing Loop 202 expansion project.


DoubleTree by Hilton hotel opens in Chandler

After a two-year multi-million dollar renovation, the DoubleTree by Hilton Phoenix Chandler opened Aug. 6 off of I-10 and Chandler Boulevard.


City Council focuses on redevelopment, innovation, neighborhoods and more in new strategic framework

Chandler City Council recently unveiled five areas of focus the city will drill down on in the coming years to ensure Chandler is a highly revered city that maintains an exceptional quality of life.


Mr Brews Taphouse coming soon to Chandler area

Mr Brews Taphouse is opening its first Arizona location in Chandler. The craft beer restaurant boasts a large …



City Council paves way for more single-family homes at meeting

Chandler City Council approved the rezoning of just over 24 acres for future single-family homes at a meeting Aug. 5.


Drivers should plan for more Loop 101 ramp closures this week

As part of a continued expansion project on Loop 101 through Chandler, the Arizona Department of Transportation scheduled overnight ramp closures that could affect drivers.


Construction starts on tower at Dignity Health Chandler Regional Medical Center

Construction started on a 220,000-square-foot medical tower at Dignity Health Chandler Regional Medical Center in July.


Closures on Loop 101 expected this weekend

Southbound Loop 101 will have on- and off-ramps closed through Aug. 5, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.



Summit at San Marcos purchased for $72 million

JLL Income Property Trust announced Aug. 1 it purchased Summit at San Marcos, a newly developed 273-unit apartment complex in downtown Chandler, for $72 million, according to a company press release.


Nekter Juice Bar opens new location in Chandler

Nekter Juice Bar opened a new location off Alma School and Queen Creek roads in Chandler. The juice bar, …


Moissy Fine Jewelry opens Chandler location

Moissy Fine Jewelry, specializing in moissanite, a naturally occurring gemstone, is now open in Chandler. The …


Loop 101 ramp closures to affect Chandler drivers through July 31

Overnight ramp closures on the Loop 101 through Chandler may affect drivers until July 31, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.



City of Chandler now accepting nominations for Mayor’s Neighborhood Excellence Awards

Chandler’s Neighborhood Resources Department is now accepting nominations for the Mayor’s Neighborhood Excellence Awards, according to a city press release. The awards recognize communities with a commitment to neighborhood involvement and encouraging leadership.



Cheba Hut, Tipsy Egg and The Uncommon headed to Chandler

City of Chandler officials confirmed July 24 that Cheba Hut, Tipsy Egg and The Uncommon will all soon be coming to downtown.


NakedQ now open in Chandler

NakedQ, a barbecue joint specializing in rubbing and smoking meats and serving them without sauce, is now …