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Three 2021 Growth Trends to Watch in Surprise

By Jeanine Jerkovic for City of Surprise  When you’re a city called “Surprise,” it’s safe to say that constant change is a bit of a norm, however 2020 accelerated BEX

January 8, 2021 // 0 Comments

Putting the West Valley into Major Growth Mode

By Erin Thornburn for AZ Big Media  Remember the lyrics from Janet Jackson’s “Love Would Never Do (Without You)?”  “They said it wouldn’t last. We had to prove BEX

July 21, 2020 // 0 Comments

Surprise to Get 155-Unit Senior Care Facility

By Roland Murphy for Arizona Builder’s Exchange Senior living builder RJ Development could begin construction as early as next month on a planned 155-unit independent BEX

November 4, 2016 // 0 Comments

Surprise Considering $60M Bond Measure

By Jessica Boehm for The Arizona Republic Surprise residents could soon have a new recreation center, aquatic facility and pickleball court — but only if they vote to hike BEX

May 3, 2016 // 0 Comments

Surprise Council OKs Grand Ave. Overpass

By David Madrid for The Arizona Republic A Surprise City Council vote to kill a long-planned overpass on Bell Road over Grand Avenue failed Oct. 20. The council voted 5-2 BEX

October 23, 2015 // 0 Comments

KB Building 78 SFRs at Sycamore Farms

By Roland Murphy for Arizona Builder’s Exchange Plans have been approved by the City of Surprise for KB Homes to build 78 single family residences on 13.3 acres south of BEX

October 16, 2015 // 0 Comments

Surprise Loses Fight for Downtown Land

By Garrett Mitchell for The Arizona Republic The possibility of a lengthy, expensive court fight over vacant land envisioned as the future downtown of Surprise has been BEX

July 8, 2015 // 0 Comments

Surprise Council Considers Bond Options

By Richard Smith for Daily News-Sun Two months after its formation, Surprise’s bond exploratory committee reconfigured the list of projects during what turned out to be its BEX

May 4, 2015 // 0 Comments

Japanese Co. to Build U.S. HQ in Surprise

Source: IRIS USA, Inc., a subsidiary of IRIS Ohyama, Inc. headquartered in Sendai, Japan, will build its new Western United States Regional Headquarters in BEX

February 23, 2015 // 0 Comments

West-MEC to Expand into Surprise

By Angela Gonzales for Phoenix Business Journal Western Maricopa Education Center broke ground in Buckeye for a new campus, and now the technical education program is eyeing BEX

February 23, 2015 // 0 Comments

Surprise Council Moves Toward $60M Bond Vote

By Richard Smith for Daily News-Sun The biggest hurdle to Surprise calling for a bond election this year may have nothing to do with taxes, projects or finances. Instead, the BEX

February 16, 2015 // 0 Comments

Surprise Town Site Residents Want Upgraded Basics

By Richard Smith for Residents attending last week’s Heritage Overlay District meeting in the Original Town Site (OTS) had a clear message for Surprise. BEX

January 31, 2015 // 0 Comments