News and Announcements

Halloween Family Fright Night & Trunk or Treat

The City of Casa Grande Recreation Department is proud to announce an exciting change to the annual Trunk or Treat and Halloween events. This year the two events will both run together on October 31st at Paul Mason Sports Complex. Trunk or Treat will start at 5:30 pm and run in the parking lot until [...]


Employee Recognition Awards

On August 20, 2018, the City of Casa Grande hosted its annual Employee Recognition Award luncheon in the Council Chambers at City Hall. Mayor Craig McFarland and City Manager Larry Rains were on hand to congratulate the employees on their recognition, and to thank them for their years of dedication and service. View the photos [...]


Celebrate Library Card Sign-up Month

School is now well underway, and you may find there is one essential school supply you’re missing. Fortunately, this school supply requires no shopping and doesn’t cost a penny – it’s a library card. This September, the Casa Grande Public Library is joining with the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries nationwide for Library Card [...]


Community Invited to Kick-Off Mayor’s Reading Program

Join Mayor Craig McFarland and Councilwoman Donna McBride as they kick-off the annual Mayor's Reading Program with an event on Thursday, August 30. Offered each year in partnership with the Casa Grande Elementary School district, this program recruits volunteers to read to elementary school children in grades K-3. Current and prospective volunteers are invited to [...]


Casa Grande City Council Votes in Support of Strategic Plan to Assist Homeless Population

In a unanimous vote on Monday, August 6, the Casa Grande City Council passed a resolution in support of the Homelessness Strategic Plan and Goals developed by the Mayor's Task Force on Homelessness. Originally formed in November 2017 with the mission to identify and launch proven strategies that will reduce homelessness in Casa Grande, the task [...]


Casa Grande Utility Customers Eligible to Win Free Baseball Tickets

In an effort to show appreciation for being a valued City of Casa Grande utility customer, as well as improve the level of service provided, the Finance Department is asking residents to complete one or both of the forms listed below. The Service Application will allow the department to obtain the most current information for each resident's [...]


City Council Adopts Five Year Strategic Plan

In January 2018, the Mayor and City Council, along with the city’s Executive Leadership Team, met with Bailey Innovation Group to initiate a strategic planning process that would create a unified visioning document. Through this process, the Mayor and City Council developed a Results Oriented Statement Experience (ROSE), focus areas, and supportive goals to outline the direction of [...]


Fire Recruit Opening

The Casa Grande Fire Department (Arizona) is currently hiring for the position of "Fire Recruit" to attend a fire academy this fall. We anticipate up to 4 openings for full-time employment. The minimum requirements are: 18 years of age HS Diploma (or GED) Valid CPAT in the last 12 months a valid EMT or Paramedic [...]


CDBG Sidewalk Improvements Begins June 18

In order to improve safety and comply with the Americans with Disability Act (ADA), the City of Casa Grande will be performing light construction work in the area of Center Avenue to Casa Grande Avenue and Melrose Drive to the alley north of Saguaro Drive. The project will consist of construction of new sidewalk ramps at [...]


Four Way Stop Coming to Arizola Road and Kortsen Road Intersection

In an effort to improve safety at Arizola Road and Kortsen Road, the City of Casa Grande will be changing the intersection from a two-way stop to a four-way stop starting at the end of June. This change follows several resident inquiries and an operational and safety analysis of the intersection. Currently, only traffic on [...]