On Thursday, August 28, 2014, the Tohono O’odham Gaming Enterprise (TOGE) broke ground on its West Valley Resort & Casino project during a ceremony attended by community leaders from across the region. Located near 91st and Northern Avenue, the construction build-out will occur in phases over the course of approximately three years. Watch the video
On July 15, the Glendale City Council voted in favor of repealing the Council’s 2009 position that opposed the Tohono O’odham Nation developing land within Glendale’s planning area for a proposed casino and resort.The vote repeals the 2009 position and states that the city officially supports the trust land being utilized for gaming. The Glendale City Clerk will send a copy of the resolution to all members of the Arizona Federal Delegation, announcing the city’s position.In addition, city staff will continue to negotiate with the Tohono O’odham Nation as previously directed by Council.
Results from External Audit
In February of 2013, the Glendale City Council directed that an external audit be conducted on the city’s finances. The city hired an independent attorney and auditor to complete this audit. The final analysis is posted below. The city is currently reviewing the report and will take appropriate action based on these results. Click here to view the audit.
Flood Plain Insurance
If you have questions about your flood plain insurance in Glendale,
please call (623) 930-2600, Monday-Friday between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Click here for FEMA information.
Neighborhood Legislative Link
The City of Glendale Legislative Link program provides residents the critical information they need to stay informed about what is happening at the legislature and how the bills could affect their neighborhoods and community. For more information, including how to sign-up to receive regular updates, click here.