September 22, 2020, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Online
Patent eligibility can be a major stumbling block, especially for software developers. We will delve into the history of patent eligibility, especially as it relates to software. Then will discuss how to overcome the eligibility hurdle and obtain a patent for software.
September 23, 2020, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Online
Instagram can be an amazing tool to help market your business or a huge waste of time. The key is to leverage some of the tools and resources for Instagram and target the right demographic. The key to success on Instagram is dynamic images and creating engaging content. We will explore some of the most important best practices to use when marketing your business on Instagram and how to a truly engaged audience that drive results/sales for your business!
September 24, 2020, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Online
Truth is, if you are just now starting to plan for the holidays, you are behind the curve. Fact is, the big box stores started planning for this in June and July! That is how important the next few months is for businesses! Think your business isn’t affected by holiday traffic? Think again! There is no vertical immune from the effects of the holiday spirit!
September 29, 2020, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Online
“Prior art” has nothing to do with Monet or Van Gogh; it may have something to do with Warhol or da Vinci, depending on the technology. We will talk about what prior art is. We will also discuss in depth how to find prior art and how to craft patents around prior art.
September 21, 2020, 8:00 AM - October 2, 2020, 5:00 PM
Surprise residents will be able to schedule appointments to have hazardous waste picked up directly from their homes beginning September 21-October 2.
Scheduled pickups will occur Monday, October 5 – Friday, October 16. To streamline the process, households north of Bell Road will have scheduled pickups October 5-9. Households south of Bell Road will have their scheduled items picked up October 12-16.
September 22, 2020, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Online Presentation
How to Build Community Spirit during Challenging Times and Political Signs, Flags, For Sale/Lease Signs and Solar Panels
September 24, 2020, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ WebEx Online Meeting
The city of Surprise is launching a Transportation Impact Fee Study, which will determine one-time fees charged to new development to pay for the infrastructure necessary to accommodate the development.
September 22, 2020, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Sun City Grand Palm Center – Mediterranean Room
Join Councilmember Nancy Hayden to discuss the issues that are important to you and learn more about what’s happening across the city.
September 23, 2020, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Surprise Community Center
Join Councilmember Remley at the Surprise Community Center, 15832 N Hollyhock Street, at 6:00 p.m., on the 4th Wednesday of each month. Get your questions answered, share ideas and learn more about your city!
September 23, 2020, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Freddy’s Frozen Custard and Steakburgers
Join Vice Mayor Judd to get your questions answered, share ideas and learn more about your city!
September 24, 2020, 11:00 AM @ Council Chambers Overflow Room
September 26, 2020, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Facebook LIVE
Please join District 5 Councilmember David Sanders for his monthly Meet & Greet! It’s a chance to hear updates about what’s going on in the city and get your questions answered.
September 22, 2020, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online Citizen Review meeting to discuss a comprehensive update to the development regulations in the Surprise Municipal Code via Webex.
September 24, 2020, 6:00 PM @ Online Meeting
Approval of a Zone Change (case FS20-225) of approximately 35 acres of Planned Area Development – Low Density Residential (PAD-LDR) and approximately 152 acres of Residential Ranch (RR), to Residential Low Density (RL-5) with a Planned Unit Development Overlay to allow for the development of a new residential subdivision of approximately 700 dwelling units. The property is located generally north of Jomax Road and east of 163rd Avenue (A portion of the west half of Section 31, Township 5 North, Range 1 West of the Gila and Salt River Base and Meridian, Maricopa County, Arizona).
September 29, 2020, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
September 22, 2020, 3:00 PM @ City Hall - Council Overflow Room
The Personnel Appeals Board serves as a neutral body to review disciplinary actions of classified City employees, which actions consist of suspensions without pay of more than 24 hours, demotions, or terminations and to assure that adequate procedural safeguards were provided related to such discipline.
September 23, 2020, 3:00 PM @ City Hall - Council Overflow Room