Chandler businesses close and more local news from the week

Mezquite's Cafe is one of four businesses that have recently closed in Chandler. (Alexa D'Angelo/Community Impact Newspaper)
Mezquite's Cafe is one of four businesses that have recently closed in Chandler. (Alexa D'Angelo/Community Impact Newspaper)

Mezquite's Cafe is one of four businesses that have recently closed in Chandler. (Alexa D'Angelo/Community Impact Newspaper)

Read the most popular news from Gilbert and Chandler from the past week.

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4 recently closed Chandler businesses

Here are four businesses that have recently closed in Chandler.

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Gilbert police expenses for Thursday night protests go past $700,000

Dueling protests that have become a Thursday-night fixture this summer and fall at Gilbert and Warner roads have cost police more than $700,000 to date, officials said.

Property for proposed McDonald's acquired in Gilbert

An entity traced to Jamie Ashton acquired property Oct. 9 from RRS & Co. for a proposed McDonald’s at 145 S. Higley Road, Gilbert.

Gilbert Regional Park set to open new phase Oct. 15

Gilbert Regional Park’s Phase 1B will open to the public Oct. 15.

Eegee's submits plans for Gilbert sub shop

Eegee’s has submitted plans to the town of Gilbert to open a location at 3535 E. Baseline Road, Gilbert. The Tucson-based chain of submarine sandwich shops known for its frozen fruit drink, called an Eegee, has not announced an opening date.

Alexa D’Angelo and Tom Blodgett contributed to this report.



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810 Billiards & Bowling coming soon to Chandler

A new bowling alley is coming soon to Chandler.

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Teachers to be among first to get vaccine in Arizona, Ducey says

Gov. Doug Ducey issued three executive orders Dec. 2 to further address the coronavirus pandemic.

The city of Chandler announced in a news release Dec. 2 that the city is requesting proposals from qualified offerers for the redevelopment of a vacant site in downtown Chandler. (Courtesy city of Chandler)
Chandler seeking redeveloper for vacant downtown site

The city of Chandler announced in a news release Dec. 2 that the city is requesting proposals from qualified offerers for the redevelopment of a vacant site in downtown Chandler.

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Fry's Marketplace is the anchor tenant for the Post at Cooley Station development. (Tom Blodgett/Community Impact Newspaper)
Businesses open at Post at Cooley Station in Gilbert and more local news

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Someburros opens location at Chandler's The Steelyard development

Someburros opened a new Chandler location this month.

The Chandler USD governing board met Nov. 18 to discuss virtual learning and COVID-19. (Alexa D'Angelo/Community Impact Newspaper)
Chandler USD reports 12 active COVID-19 cases on districtwide dashboard; county reports 69 active school outbreaks

Chandler USD reported 12 COVID-19 cases across its campuses Nov. 30, according to data from the district.

Here are the coronavirus updates you need to know in Chandler. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
Coronavirus case counts continue to rise across Maricopa County; Chandler sees 236 new cases

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Number of people in ICU units with COVID-19 up more than 400% since end of September

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The Kyrene School District is getting a new superintendent. (Courtesy Kyrene School District)
Kyrene School District names new superintendent

Kyrene School District is gettinng a new superintendent.

The Brickyard in downtown Chandler has been approved to extend its premises to its parking area. (Courtesy city of Chandler)
Chandler launches program allowing businesses to expand into on-street parking

The program, dubbed On the Street, was created to help businesses that have been faced with capacity restrictions due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.