City Offers Free Bus Shuttle Service This Summer
Beginning June 9, the City of Maricopa Express Transit (COMET), will be offering free bus shuttle service between residential neighborhoods and Copper Sky Multigenerational Center, in addition to the regular COMET Demand Response service, as part of a promotional pilot program. This limited time program is scheduled to run through August 1 and will operate Monday through Friday from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Learn more...
Maricopa Center for Entrepreneurship (MCE) client, Ketalog Inc., has been named a winner of the 2014 Google All-Stars Competition! The Google All-Stars award recognizes Ketalog Inc.'s success in delivering powerful internet marketing campaigns to its customers.
Ketalog Inc. is a Google Certified Partner that offers an array of online marketing services, including brand management, pay-per-click advertising and web analytics.
The Maricopa Economic Development Department would like to congratulate Kehinde Ogunjobi, CEO of Ketalog Inc., for this prestigious honor.
Please be advised that the City of Maricopa will finish its Special Summer Shuttle pilot program for the season at the end of service day Friday, August 1st. We would like to thank our riders for the great support of this pilot program. We also would like to extend a special thanks to the Maricopa Unified School District for their support in allowing the use of their school bus stops for this service.
The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has been awarded to the City of Maricopa by Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR). The Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition in the area of governmental accounting and financial reporting, and its attainment represents a significant accomplishment by a government and its management.
An Award of Financial Reporting Achievement has been award to the individual(s), department or agency designated by the government as primarily responsible for preparing the award-winning CAFR. This has been resented to: Brian A. Ritschel, CPA, CFE, Finance Director.
Proposition 405 will appear on the November 4th, 2014 General Election ballot. Proposition 405 is being referred to the voters by the Maricopa City Council and, if approved, it will change the term for the office of mayor from 2 years to 4 years. The arguments will be included inside an informational pamphlet, which will be mailed to each household containing a registered voter.
For the remainder of the service period ending August 1, 2014, the COMET Special Summer Shuttle will offer a bus stop at Cobblestone Farms. The bus will pickup at 2:14 pm, Monday through Friday. The bus stop is located approximately 100 yards south of the fountain park roundabout. It can be identified by the bus pullout. This location will use the regular dropoff route that departs Copper Sky at 4:00 pm. The 2:14 pm pickup at the Park and Ride facility is suspended for the season.