# Queen creek
Creek Bash Rodeo Going on THIS Weekend in Queen Creek, Arizona
Save the date, rodeo fans! The Creek Bash Rodeo, a 5th Annual Rodeo Naked Production, is making its return to Queen Creek, Arizona taking place from September 15-17, 2023! Partnering with the Grand Canyon Pro Rodeo Association (GCPRA), Rodeo Naked is proud to bring its rodeo back to Horseshoe Park & Equestrian Centre on those dates.
Queen Creek Bets $50M on LG Energy Solution Battery Plant
Queen Creek, a picturesque suburb of Phoenix, Arizona, is making headlines as it takes a bold financial step to support the construction of a cutting-edge battery manufacturing facility by LG Energy Solution. This strategic move aims to bolster economic growth and create jobs in the southeast Valley, but it comes at the cost of shouldering a $50 million temporary debt. The LG Energy Solution Project LG Energy Solution is set to build a state-of-the-art battery manufacturing plant in Queen Creek. This facility represents a significant investment in clean energy technology and is expected to play a crucial role in advancing sustainable energy solutions. The Infrastructure Challenge To accommodate LG Energy Solution's ambitious plans, Queen Creek has committed to providing over $80 million worth of public infrastructure. This includes the construction of new streets and improvements to water and wastewater systems in close proximity to the facility. Such infrastructure is essential to support the growth of the manufacturing plant and ensure its seamless operation. Funding the Future The Town of Queen Creek anticipates that about 80% of the infrastructure costs, approximately $67 million, will be covered by a state reimbursement program. This program is designed to help cities offset expenses related to the construction of qualified manufacturing plants by using prime contracting tax revenue. The remaining 20% of public infrastructure costs will be funded through local construction sales tax. However, the catch here is that, as of now, construction has not yet begun, meaning that the town isn't collecting the required taxes or receiving reimbursements from the state. To bridge this financial gap, Queen Creek has decided to take on $50 million in temporary debt. Looking to the Future Construction of LG Energy Solution's battery manufacturing facility is slated to commence in 2023. While this ambitious project has yet to break ground, Queen Creek's proactive approach reflects its commitment to supporting economic development, job creation, and clean energy initiatives in the region. By shouldering this temporary debt, the town aims to pave the way for a brighter, more sustainable future. It's a prime example of how communities are willing to invest in cutting-edge technologies and infrastructure to position themselves as leaders in the green energy revolution. As the construction of the LG Energy Solution battery manufacturing plant unfolds, it will be exciting to witness the positive impact it has on the local economy and the advancement of clean energy solutions. Queen Creek's financial commitment is not just about temporary debt; it's about investing in a sustainable and prosperous future for the entire region. This development serves as a reminder that innovation often requires bold financial decisions, and Queen Creek's determination to support LG Energy Solution's vision is a testament to its dedication to a greener, more sustainable future. Please note that the information presented in this blog is based on the provided news article, and it aims to provide a neutral and informative perspective on the topic.
Discover Your Dream Community: Mountain View Living in Gilbert at Santanilla
Santanilla, a leading name in innovative home design and exceptional living experiences, is delighted to unveil the latest addition to its collection of extraordinary homes - the Flagstaff II. This stunning single-family home models offer an array of features that cater to the modern lifestyle, ensuring comfort, convenience, and luxury for all its residents.
FIRST LOOK! Empire Pointe by Mattamy Homes in Queen Creek
Join me as we tour Empire Pointe by Mattamy Homes. This is the Emerald Collection. If you're in the market for a new build, this might be the place! Ryan Meeks is a Real Estate Professional serving the entire Phoenix Metro Area! Ryan Meeks and his team can by email at Ryan@Meeksteam.com or by phone at (480) 612-2219. Be sure to visit our YouTube Channel for more great content YouTube.com/EscapeToArizona
Queen Creek: A Thriving Community in Arizona
Queen Creek is a vibrant and rapidly growing community located in the southeast valley of Phoenix, Arizona. Queen Creek has been transformed into a thriving residential and commercial area with plenty of opportunities for outdoor recreation, shopping, dining, and entertainment, with a rich history dating back to the early 1900s.
CCV Celebrates Groundbreaking of 16-Acre Queen Creek Campus
Christ’s Church of the Valley (CCV) joined with local officials, including Queen Creek Unified School District Superintendent Perry Berry and Principal Sherry Towns of Faith Mather Sossaman Elementary School, on their long-awaited groundbreaking ceremony. Also in attendance were the CHASSE Building Team, Next Idea Architects, and 200-plus CCV attendees to celebrate this incredible milestone.
Meet America: The Accidental Activist of Queen Creek
Queen Creek, ArizonaPhoto byTown Square Publications. As the United States loses its mind over a beer can, a community HOA loses its mind over a flag. In the latest set of interviews in the 'Meet America' series, I had the chance to learn about the neighboring city of Phoenix, Queen Creek. Arizona is home to vastly different cities, and accepting other cultures seems to be a fight in some of them.
Gay dads told to "Stay Away" from daughter's Queen Creek school
Two dads co-parenting a 10-year-old daughter say they were asked to leave Heart Cry Academy, the private Christian school she attends in Queen Creek. Don Williams and Jose Ortega say that the pastor of the school was forthright with his conviction that other parents didn’t want them near their children.
Fun Things to do at Schnepf Farms for Christmas
This post may contain affiliate links. As an Amazon Associate, I earn from qualifying purchases. Schnepf Farms is the perfect place to visit this holiday season! With Christmas in Queen Creek, you'll find plenty of festive activities to enjoy. You're sure to get into the holiday spirit when you experience all that Schnepf Farms has to offer!
Taylor Morrison Opens Newest Models In Queen Creek, AZ - Ellsworth Ranch
Ellsworth Ranch in Queen Creek has just opened its second set of model homes. Join me as we tour the first series which opened, the Capstone Collection - and get a first-hand view of these beautiful homes on very large lots. Contact Ryan to see these in-person - 480.612.2219 Pricing/Floorplans <a href="http://meeksteam.com/ellsworth-ranch">http://meeksteam.com/ellsworth-ranch</a>
Maritza’s Pupusas serves up traditional Salvadoran cuisine in Queen Creek
Maritza’s Pupusas in Queen CreekMaritza’s Pupusas Facebook. If you’re not familiar with Salvadoran cuisine, it might be a good time to head to Queen Creek and try some. Maritza’s Pupusas is a blink-and-you’ll-miss-it roadside restaurant located at 1532 West Ocotillo Road.
Community shaken by death of Queen Creek mayor — his legacy eulogized by many
(Queen Creek, AZ) The Mayor of Queen Creek, Gail Barney, died at 74 after battling a longtime lung infection. Barney grew up in Queen Creek on a farm with his family. He noticed and experienced some problems on the farm, so he got into the local government to help.
Locals host a first annual, crowdfunded Juneteenth celebration in Queen Creek
A 2021 Juneteenth celebration.Jon Cherry/Getty Images. (Queen Creek, AZ) On June 17, 2021, Juneteenth became a federal holiday in the U.S. Its importance was already inherent before being given that official status, as it commemorates the emancipation of enslaved people in the United States on June 19, 1865.
Lennar Corp purchases Queen Creek land, with plans to build hundreds of new homes
(Queen Creek, Ariz.) — The Lennar Corporation is making final preparations to build nearly 300 new homes in a market regarded annually as the Valley's strongest. On May 3, Lennar closed on a $42 million land parcel in Queen Creek, on which it plans to begin construction on 281 new home sites. Lennar's 90-acre slice is part of a larger, 310-acre masterplan called Madera, which Communities Southwest oversees.
The Olive Spa in Queen Creek has the best gifts for Mom on Mother's Day!
Looking for the best Mother's Day gifts from a local vendor right here in Arizona? Then you need to check out the Olive Spa at the Queen Creek Olive Mill in the East Valley! The Mother-Daughter team behind the Olive Spa make everything by hand from the olive oil they have right there at the Mill. These all natural products are perfect for Mom for Mother's Day, or any day! Check out their gift boxes or the individual items here: OliveSpa.com @TheOliveSpa_AZ The producer of this content is not affiliated with this brand and will receive no payments for purchases made.
The new StretchLab in Queen Creek helps you extend your limbs for an assortment of results
(Queen Creek, AZ) Boutique exercising may be a convenient gym concept, but according to StretchLab, there’s another aspect of wellness that should come before and after you head to the treadmill.
Superior day trip: The Boyce Thompson Arboretum has plants galore and an upcoming brunch just for mom
One of the trails at Boyce Thompson ArboretumBoyce Thompson Arboretum. (Superior, AZ) The Boyce Thompson Arboretum in Superior, Arizona, is the oldest and largest botanical garden in the state. It was founded in 1924 by Col. William Boyce Thompson, who had a particular interest in plants and conservation.