Today In Surprise

Posted on: April 2, 2018

City to award three $20k Micro-enterprise Grants to eligible Surprise businesses

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Applications are currently being accepted for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Micro-enterprise Grant.Under the 2017-2018 CDBG program funding, Micro-enterprise Grant funds were set aside to support innovative small businesses licensed within ...

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Posted on: March 28, 2018

Surprise AZ TechCelerator awarded international soft landings designation

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After completing a rigorous application and peer-review validation process, the AZ TechCelerator is excited to announce  its acceptance in the Global Soft Landings Network under the International Business Innovation Association (InBIA).InBIA reco...

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Posted on: January 23, 2018

LGE completes Milam Glass HQ in Surprise

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The LGE team served triple-duty as the developer, architect and general contractor for the new $2.7 million headquarters for Milam Glass.

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Posted on: November 2, 2017

City wins big at Best of the West Awards

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The City of Surprise took home some great honors at Thursday night's Westmarc’s annual Best of the West Awards! 

Economic Development Manager Mike Hoover was awarded Westmarc’s President’s Choice Award for his leadership and contribution to the We...

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

Economic Development Community Profile

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The City of Surprise Community Profile offers information about who we are demographically, our business services, transportation options, key development areas and more.

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Posted on: October 3, 2017

Surprise named Global City of the Year

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The City of Surprise has been recognized by the Global Chamber of Phoenix as the Global Business City of the Year at the organization’s annual Grow Globally Fair. 

The annual awards event held recognizes metro Phoenix-based individuals, organizati...

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Posted on: September 20, 2017

Surprise Economic Development Team Wins Three International Awards

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The Surprise Economic Development team won three international awards on September 19 at the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) conference.

IEDC's Excellence in Economic Development Awards recognize the world's best economic development prog...

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Posted on: July 26, 2017

MedProperties Holding and Caddis form JV to develop behavioral health hospital

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MedProperties Holdings and Caddis formed a joint venture to develop a 67,566 square foot, 90-bed hospital in Surprise, Ariz. to meet the growing demand for behavioral healthcare services for adolescents, adults and geriatric patients.

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Posted on: July 10, 2017

JLL will lease Skyway Commons — new spec industrial project

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The Phoenix office of JLL has earned the leasing assignment for Phase I of Skyway Commons, a fully speculative new Class A industrial project that has broken ground in the northwest Phoenix submarket. Totaling 110,221 square feet, Skyway Commons Phase I i...

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Posted on: June 20, 2017

US-Canada cross-border healthcare initiative debuts in Surprise

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Surprise, Arizona could be the next top destination for Canadian medical travel. In the June 20th Surprise City Council Work Session, guest speaker Marc Kealey, CEO of Kealey & Associates in Toronto, Canada co-presented with Surprise Economic Developm...

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