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PV commission OKs 3,600-unit Jasper project

Planning and Zoning approves first phase for the larger development

The developer of the Jasper development located south of Highway 89A and west of the Granville subdivision received a unanimous recommendation from the Prescott Valley Planning and Zoning Commission at the Dec. 11 P&Z meeting to forward the request to the Town Council for its Phase I Preliminary Development Plan.

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Changes coming to Highway 89A, but far in the future

Study produces plans with no funding

The Arizona Department of Transportation likes to plan its projects years in advance.

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Big crowd turns out for Viewpoint discussion

There was a standing-room only, and then some, crowd at Monday’s Planning and Zoning Commission meeting in Prescott Valley to hear about plans for a zoning map change in the Viewpoint development north of Highway 89A, as well as the future of the Jasper development west of Granville.

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Humane Society reports 1,800+ dogs, cats, horses adopted this year

Supervisors appoint Williams to lead Development Services

Boris brought a roomful of “ah’s” to the Yavapai County Board of Supervisors meeting Dec. 6.

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Northern Connector Road study approved by supervisors

Report on roadway between Williamson Valley, Chino Valley ‘possibly flawed’

It’s true – a number of organizations and entities support the plan for the Northern Connector roadway along Center Street, Brenda Trail and Nancy Drive, that would link Highway 89 in Chino Valley and Williamson Valley Road.

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‘Trophy’ horse adorns entrance to Alta Vista assisted living facility

Alta Vista gives $5K to help horse rescue ranch in Chino Valley

The unveiling of a life-sized trophy horse at Alta Vista brought oohs and ahs from the residents and guests attending the event on a chilly morning Nov. 28. The 7.5-ft. statue stands at a permanent trot at the entrance to the independent and assisted living facility at 916 Canterbury Lane, Prescott.

Arizona Game and Fish, county fair updates set for supes’ agenda Dec. 6

Other matters include chair, vice chair appointment for 2018, Yavapai Humane Society

Those interested in hearing how the Arizona Game and Fish Department works, or about the attendance and success of the 2017 Yavapai County Fair, may want to stop in at the 9 a.m. Yavapai County Board of Supervisors meeting on Wednesday, Dec. 6.

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Possibility for new turf at high school fields

School board to decide on repairing, or replacement

After nine years, the artificial grass is thinning, rather like areas of pink scalp showing through a star athlete’s once lush head of hair.

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Congress throws PV a curveball on bonds for Event Center

Planned improvements were part of the bankruptcy settlement

A bill working its way through Congress could impact a planned parking lot for the Prescott Valley Event Center.

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Mountain lions, bobcats share neighborhood

Residents report sightings in Mountain Club, not bothered by animals

Mountain lion sightings in The Mountain Club on the west side of Prescott are not all that uncommon.

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