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Commerce Drive extension into Deep Well Ranch land advances in BLM process
Prescott council told agency has accepted city’s plan; evaluation ongoing

Plans for a quarter-mile new section of road that would open up Deep Well Ranch land north of Pioneer Parkway reportedly has passed its first federal-approval hurdle.

By Cindy Barks July 23, 2019
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Incumbent Jim Lamerson initially ran for a seat on the Prescott City Council in 2003, and he has served four, four-year terms since then.

By Cindy Barks July 22, 2019
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Mengarelli runs unopposed for 2nd two-year term
City of Prescott Election 2019

After facing two opponents in his first run for Prescott mayor two years ago, incumbent Greg Mengarelli is running unopposed this year for a second term.

By Cindy Barks July 21, 2019
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A lawsuit filed a year and a half ago by local water advocate Howard Mechanic has achieved its goal: acquisition of city water for a 195-home subdivision.

By Cindy Barks July 13, 2019
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Prescott’s current policy of not providing new water connections outside city limits could change soon, if the Prescott City Council opts for a proposed water-policy adjustment.

By Cindy Barks July 13, 2019
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Prescott’s ‘Alice’ all-electric aircraft big hit at Paris Air Show
Local officials on hand in France as prototype of plane unveiled, draws ‘attention worldwide’

An aircraft that is expected to be produced in Prescott debuted on the world air-show stage in June, and city officials say it turned out to be a “darling” of the show.

By Cindy Barks July 12, 2019
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It hasn’t come as a complete surprise to the community, but recent developments have confirmed it: The historic U.S. Post Office building in downtown Prescott is definitely on the market.

By Cindy Barks July 12, 2019
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Prescott: 2019 could be a record-breaking year for water recharge
Continued withdrawals cause drop in lake levels

A steady rush of water – totaling about 6.5 million gallons a day – is currently coursing out of a valve on the Watson Lake dam.

By Cindy Barks July 11, 2019
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Prescott Airport deals with summer heat, high elevation
Director: Runway extension is the ultimate fix

It’s hot and it’s high: For many Prescott residents, those conditions make for a pleasant high-desert summer.

By Cindy Barks July 11, 2019
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With a nod to the evolving housing market, the Prescott City Council approved changes this week that will allow local developer Mike Fann to build more houses on less land in his next phases of Granite Dells Estates.

By Cindy Barks July 9, 2019

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