Steelyard development coming to Chandler and more popular local news

Read popular Phoenix-area news from the past week.

The Steelyard development breathes new life into southeast Chandler intersection

The Steelyard consists of three buildings structured for dining and retail use, and tenants are planning on opening at the end of 2020 or the beginning of 2021.

Chandler City Council approves more than 30 agenda items at meeting

On Sept. 17, Chandler City Council met and approved more than 30 agenda items including agreements to move forward on a veterans memorial and several road construction projects.



Three businesses coming to Verde at Cooley Station

Verde at Cooley Station developers have announced three more businesses coming to the development that is under construction at Williams Field and Recker roads. It anticipates opening in fall 2021.

New senior living facility set to open in Chandler in Oct. 2021

Cadence Chandler, a new senior living community, is set to open in October 2021, according to a news release from owner and developer Cadence Living.

Gilbert Public Schools officials explain return to campuses

Gilbert Public Schools Superintendent Shane McCord and the district’s governing board defended the district’s return Sept. 21 to full-time in-person instruction while the district still has not met all the benchmarks for such a return.

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



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The state-run vaccination site at Phoenix Municipal Stadium, which has administered nearly 200,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine, will relocate April 12 to Desert Financial Arena on Arizona State University’s Tempe campus. (Courtesy Arizona Department of Health Services)
Phoenix Municipal Stadium vaccination site to move indoors to ASU's Desert Financial Arena

The state-run vaccination site at Phoenix Municipal Stadium, which has administered nearly 200,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine, will relocate April 12 to Desert Financial Arena on Arizona State University’s Tempe campus,

Maricopa County residents have received over 2 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine, according to an April 7 update from the Maricopa County Department of Public Health. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Nearly 40% of all Maricopa County adults have received at least one dose of vaccine

Maricopa County residents have received over 2 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine, according to an April 7 update from the Maricopa County Department of Public Health.

The Chandler USD governing board announced April 7 Frank Narducci would succeed Camille Casteel as the district's superintendent beginning this summer. (Alexa D'Angelo/Community Impact Newspaper)
Chandler USD governing board selects interim superintendent

The Chandler USD governing board announced April 7 Frank Narducci would succeed Camille Casteel as the district's superintendent beginning this summer.

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Maricopa County residents have received more than 2 million COVID-19 vaccine doses

Those doses have gone into the arms of 1.3 million residents representing nearly 40% of county residents over the age of 15, the county said.

After providing more than 54,000 vaccinations for K-12 educators, school staff and child care workers in a span of 10 weeks, the Maricopa County Department of Public Health concluded its targeted points-of-dispensing vaccination program for child care workers and educators April 6. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
More than 25,000 education workers have been fully vaccinated in Maricopa County

After providing more than 54,000 vaccinations for K-12 educators, school staff and child care workers in a span of 10 weeks, the Maricopa County Department of Public Health concluded its targeted points-of-dispensing vaccination program for child care workers and educators April 6.

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State opens indoor drive-thru vaccine site in east Mesa

With summer heat looming, the Arizona Department of Health Services opened its first indoor COVID-19 vaccine distribution point April 5 in east Mesa.

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COVID-19: See Chandler COVID-19 cases, vaccinations by ZIP code

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ADHS: ICU beds in use down to 148 April 4

Here are the coronavirus hospitalization data updates to know across Arizona.

Gilbert Public Schools announced a reduction in force of 152 certified staff members March 26. (Tom Blodgett/Community Impact Newspaper)
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Home prices continue to increase, according to local real estate data. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Home prices continue to rise across all Chandler ZIP codes

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See daily COVID-19 data updates. (Community Impact staff)
COVID-19: See Chandler COVID-19 cases, vaccinations by ZIP code

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