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Legislator says prison inmates should be counted 'where their true residency is'

Mon, Aug 26, 2019

Pinal County

FLORENCE — The town of Florence’s population is roughly 11,000 people, as most people understand the term. But officially, the population is 28,000 when everyone behind bars is included. A Glendale-area legislator sees something wrong with this picture and believes inmates should be counted where their true homes are.

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Pinal municipal managers give updates on progress, challenges

Fri, Aug 30, 2019

Pinal County

SAN TAN VALLEY — Pinal County city and town managers gathered at the monthly Pinal Partnership breakfast to discuss the positives, and the challenges, their respective communities are dealing with.

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Tags: Arizona, Pinal County, Municipal Managers

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County works chief Andersen to be next Pinal manager

Wed, Jul 10, 2019

Pinal County

FLORENCE — Louis M. Andersen was chosen by a majority of Pinal County supervisors Wednesday to be the next Pinal County manager, the county announced in a tweet. Andersen, the county’s public works director for the past six years, will become manager after the retirement of current Manager Greg Stanley in

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La Palma prison may house up to 3,240 ICE detainees

Wed, Jul 10, 2019

Pinal County

ELOY — Officially, all California prisoners incarcerated at the CoreCivic La Palma Correctional Center in Eloy have been returned to California, except a few facing local charges, who were sent to Florence. This opens La Palma Center for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement detainees.

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Maricopa's Complete Count Committee works for accurate result of U.S. Census

Fri, Jun 7, 2019

Pinal County

MARICOPA — The first Complete Count Committee training for the 2020 U.S. Census took place in Maricopa to help ensure the accuracy of the city’s census count. The U.S. Census, which takes place every 10 years, is vital to cities such as Maricopa to understand their population growth and to obtain

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Tags: Pinal County, Maricopa, 2020 Census

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Casa Grande recycling program could come to an end July 1

Tue, Jun 4, 2019

Pinal County

CASA GRANDE — With the global commodity markets for recyclables all but disappearing, cities and towns across the country are struggling to figure out what to do with their recycling programs.

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Tags: Arizona, Pinal County, Recycle

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Rios: Tariffs on Mexico will harm Pinal County

Sat, Jun 1, 2019

Pinal County

In just the past month, we have seen some impressive articles about our grand county:“Pinal County prepares for influx of thousands of new jobs”“Pinal County on the road to becoming an automotive manufacturing juggernaut”“Pinal County solar project picks up tech, retail, mining and government customers”“Pinal County has some economic lessons

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Tags: Arizona, Pinal County, Tariffs, Mexico, pet Rios

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Supervisors skeptical of subdivision proposal

Thu, May 30, 2019

Pinal County

FLORENCE — After Pinal County supervisors expressed skepticism about a proposal for a new moderate-to-low-density subdivision near Florence, the agent requested a continuance to design a project with a better chance of passage.

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Tags: Arizona, Pinal County, Housing, San Tan Valley

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'With dignity and respect': Maricopa Family Advocacy Center opens its doors to victims

Wed, Apr 17, 2019

Pinal County

MARICOPA — What can often be one of the worst days in a person’s life had until Tuesday been prolonged even further due to a lack of facilities in Maricopa. But now, victims of domestic violence, sexual violence, child abuse and other family-related trauma now have a place designed for

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Tags: Arizona, Maricopa, Maricopa Family Advocacy Center

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Official: California water district lawsuit threatens drought plan

Wed, Apr 17, 2019

Pinal County

PHOENIX — Arizona's top water official said Wednesday that a lawsuit filed by California's Imperial Irrigation District could pose a threat to the newly approved multi-state Drought Contingency Plan. But Tom Buschatzke, director of the Department of Water Resources, said he's not worried it will fall apart -- at least not

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Tags: Arizona, Pinal County, CAP, Drought Contingency plan

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