Culver's restaurant coming to Gilbert and more area news

Gilbert's first Culver's will be on the southwest corner of Mercy Road and Val Vista Drive. (Tom Blodgett/Community Impact Newspaper)
Gilbert's first Culver's will be on the southwest corner of Mercy Road and Val Vista Drive. (Tom Blodgett/Community Impact Newspaper)

Gilbert's first Culver's will be on the southwest corner of Mercy Road and Val Vista Drive. (Tom Blodgett/Community Impact Newspaper)

Read the latest news from Gilbert and Chandler.

Gilbert

Culver's under construction in Gilbert

Culver’s is opening its first Gilbert location at 3610 S. Val Vista Drive, Gilbert. Franchise owner Brian Farrel said he anticipates it will open in early December if it stays on schedule with construction. The restaurant chain is known for its frozen custard, butter burgers and cheese curds.

Judge denies Laurin Hendrix temporary order that would have barred Gilbert Town Council actions



A judge denied Gilbert Town Council Member-elect Laurin Hendrix’s request to prevent town council from holding any votes until a decision is made on his lawsuit to be seated immediately.

Chandler

Chandler City Council approves election results; new members to take seats Jan. 14

Chandler City Council approved the Aug. 4 election results that will have two newcomers—Christine Ellis and OD Harris—take seats on the council with returning incumbent Mark Stewart on Jan. 14.

Coffee shop, child care business Modern Allo opens in Chandler

Modern Allo opened July 27 in Chandler. The business is a coffee, self-care and child care one-stop shop. With a workspace, a conference room and a supervised area for child care, the business boasts a place for parents to have a chance to get work done while children are being cared for.

Wild Horse Pass breaks ground on $143 million expansion project

A new 11-story tower will be added to Wild Horse Pass in Chandler as part of a $143 million expansion project, according to an Aug. 24 news release.

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