Steelyard development coming to Chandler and more popular local news

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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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Chandler USD has reported several COVID-19 cases across its campuses. (Alexa D'Angelo/Community Impact Newspaper)
Chandler USD board names Chandler High School Aquatic Center after coach who died

The Chandler High School Aquatic Center will have a new name.

Less than a week ahead of the Nov. 3 Election Day, Cihan Varol, an associate professor with Sam Houston State University's Cyber Forensics Intelligence Center, shared insight on foreign election hacking and what it means for voters. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Q&A: Sam Houston State University cyber forensics intelligence expert talks foreign election hacking ahead of Nov. 3

"There is a very slim chance that the hackers can change vote count, but they can definitely influence people to believe that they did manipulate it," Cihan Varol said. "If election fraud is going to happen, it'll be because of disinformation."

The Kyrene School District governing board approved a new land lease deal that has the potential to generate more than $100 million in revenue for the district over the next 75 years. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Kyrene School District finds new way to bring in money for the district through land lease deal

The Kyrene School District governing board approved a new land lease deal that has the potential to generate more than $100 million in revenue for the district over the next 75 years.

City of Chandler headquarters in downtown Chandler  (Alexa D'Angelo/Community Impact Newspaper)
Chandler City Hall extends hours to drop off completed ballots

The city of Chandler announced Oct. 28 that the hours for dropping off ballots at Chandler City Hall have been extended.

Crew members from Chandler Fire Station No. 1 are ready for the annual Holiday toy Drive, which is scheduled for Dec. 5 from 2-8 p.m. at the Chandler Fashion Center. (Courtesy city of Chandler)
Chandler Fire Department seeking donations for holiday toys

The Chandler Fire Department is holding a toy drive for children who otherwise might go without during the holidays.

Rita’s Burritos mixes customer service and authenticity

Rita's Burritos offers a burrito for every set of tastebuds.

The Downtown Chandler Community Partnership is launching a new interactive display of holiday decorations in downtown Chandler called "Sugarland." (Courtesy Downtown Chandler Community Partnership)
New interactive holiday display coming to Chandler and more local news

Read the latest business and community news from Gilbert and Chandler.

VB Cosmetics will move into the Lotus Project near Kyrene Road and Loop 202. (Courtesy city of Chandler)
VB Cosmetics Inc. announces new headquarters in Chandler

The company will move into the Lotus Project near Kyrene Road and Loop 202.

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Home prices on the rise across Chandler ZIP codes

See a snapshot of Chandler's real estate market.

The Downtown Chandler Community Partnership is launching a new interactive display of holiday decorations in downtown Chandler called "Sugarland." (Courtesy Downtown Chandler Community Partnership)
Downtown Chandler to get a new interactive holiday display this year

The Downtown Chandler Community Partnership is launching a new interactive display of holiday decorations in downtown Chandler called "Sugarland."