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After trying a business license briefly in the 2010s and then doing away with it in 2019, the Prescott City Council appeared supportive this past week of bringing back a licensing program for businesses in the community.

By Cindy Barks December 23, 2023
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An $8 million purchase of land near the Prescott Regional Airport hit several snags at the Prescott City Council meeting this week, leading the council to postpone a decision on whether to proceed until January 2024.

By Cindy Barks December 20, 2023
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City eyes $8M land buy to protect Prescott airport
Bond issue, grants expected to fund purchase

An $8 million land purchase that is intended to protect the future of the Prescott Regional Airport will be up for approval by the Prescott City Council this week.

By Cindy Barks December 16, 2023
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In an action that Mayor Phil Goode said is the first of its kind among Arizona cities and towns, the Prescott City Council took a stand against Hamas this week, and stated its “support and unwavering commitment” for Israel.

By Cindy Barks December 13, 2023
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A public discussion on the future of Highway 89 through the Granite Dells and a closed-door discussion about the employment of City Manager Katie Gregory will be among the matters the Prescott City Council will take on this week.

By Cindy Barks December 9, 2023
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With seven residential projects on the city’s radar for 2024 that would require nearly 70 acre-feet of water, the Prescott Council Subcommittee on Water Issues recommended this week that the city should stick with its 25-acre-feet budget for the first six months of the year.

By Cindy Barks December 6, 2023
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The City of Prescott is among the municipalities in line to receive a settlement — expected to be in the low millions of dollars — for damages from “forever chemicals” in the city’s water system, after action by the City Council this week.

By Cindy Barks December 2, 2023
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An apartment complex near Willow Creek and Willow Lake roads, a Deep Well Ranch subdivision, and a Prescott Gateway Mall-area hotel all got approval in separate actions by the Prescott City Council this week.

By Cindy Barks November 29, 2023
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With the neighborhood squarely against it, and several City Council members voicing concerns about the need for it, a proposed new traffic signal at the corner of Gail Gardner Way and Fair Street is now slated for three more months of study and review.

By Cindy Barks November 14, 2023
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The focus of a pending City of Prescott investigation, as well as the transparency of the process, raised questions this past week, in the wake of a tense City Council meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 7.

By Cindy Barks November 11, 2023
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With four of seven Prescott City Council members maintaining that Mayor Phil Goode overstepped his legal role by interfering in personnel matters, and Goode responding that he has been a victim of “baseless, inflammatory, false and deceptive” claims, tension was high throughout this week’s special Prescott City Council meeting.

By Cindy Barks November 7, 2023
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The City of Prescott has contracted with polling platform Polco to participate in the National Community Survey (NCS), a community-wide survey designed to identify clear priorities for use in strategic planning and budget setting.

November 1, 2023
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The City of Prescott, in the interest of public safety will be closing the following areas to vehicle traffic for Halloween events, on Tuesday, Oct. 31.

October 30, 2023
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An attempt by the City of Prescott to revise its 25-year-old ordinance governing sexually oriented businesses met with considerable resistance this week — both from the public and from several City Council members.

By Cindy Barks October 28, 2023
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The announcement by Prescott City Manager Katie Gregory this week that Airport Director Robin Sobotta was no longer a city employee later led to the scheduling of a special City Council executive session on Thursday — a meeting that ultimately ended in an abrupt adjournment.

By Cindy Barks October 26, 2023
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A revised ordinance that will prohibit camping in public during daytime hours, as well as within the Downtown Entertainment District, got Prescott City Council approval this week, but not without several people questioning the level of compassion of the new restrictions.

By Cindy Barks October 25, 2023