economic development

February Legislative Update

Arizona’s 53rd State Legislature is early in their session and over 700 bills have been introduced. Members of our EVP Advocacy & Government Relations Committee are receiving weekly updates from our government public relations firm Triadovcates. A few highlights from the recent update include the following: read more

City of Mesa Launches New Brand For Falcon Field Area

Falcon District Primary

The City of Mesa Office of Economic Development has launched a new brand for the Falcon Field Economic Activity Area in northeast Mesa. The area has been designated the “Falcon District” complete with a new logo and website to promote the District as a destination for aerospace, defense, manufacturing, and technology companies. read more

Downtown Gilbert Serves the Future

GIlbert Hertiage District

It’s the past, present and future of Gilbert’s Downtown Heritage District. Mayor John Lewis noted that the family friendly atmosphere was a large part of Gilbert’s success in re-developing the area, as well as being a reflection on Gilbert’s overall ethos during our October board meeting. read more

EVP’s Arnett Interviewed on KFNN Money Radio- PHX East Valley

roc arnett

East Valley Partnership’s Roc Arnett was recently interviewed on KFNN Money Radio’s Business for Breakfast program on job growth and education in the PHX East Valley.  Listen to Arnett’s interview by clicking the above audio link and discover the growth of the East Valley for yourself! read more

2015 Economic Profile debuts

East Valley Partnership, in conjunction with Salt River Project (SRP) and Wells Fargo Bank, is proud to debut the 2015 PHX East Valley Economic Profile – a comprehensive look at our region, filled with the latest economic and demographic information. read more

2014 SRP Forum to feature gubernatorial candidates on economic development issues

Details were announced this week for the 2014 SRP Forum event, an annual collaboration between East Valley Partnership and SRP to stimulate thought about how we grow and collaborate for the betterment of our area and state. read more