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Joint Press Release – IMPLEMENTING STAGE 2 FIRE RESTRICTIONS

Posted on May 25, 2022

DATE: May 23, 2022 WHO: Residents of the Central Arizona Fire and Medical Authority and Prescott FireDepartment jurisdictions. WHAT: IMPLEMENTING STAGE 2 FIRE RESTRICTIONS WHEN: May 26, 2022 at 8:00 a.m. WHERE: The 42 square miles of the City of… Read more »

Prescott National Forest Plans to Enter Stage 2 Fire Restrictions on Thursday, May 26 at 8:00 A.M.

Posted on May 24, 2022

Due to increasing fire danger the Prescott National Forest is planning to enter Stage 2 fire restrictions on Thursday, May 26, 2022, at 8 a.m. The Forest has been under Stage 1 fire restrictions since May 5, which prohibits recreational target… Read more »

Revised Traffic Plan for Gurley Street Water Line Replacement

Posted on May 23, 2022

Gurley to Remain at Least Partially Open With Work Beginning Tuesday May 24 at 6 a.m. The City of Prescott has revised the work plan for a scheduled water line replacement on Gurley Street, avoiding a full closure of the… Read more »

City of Prescott Memorial Day Schedule 

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 May 30, 2022  In observance of Memorial Day on Monday, May 30, City offices and Prescott Public Library will be closed, and some services will be affected.  Solid waste trash and recycling will be collected, however the transfer station will… Read more »

Water Main Replacement will Close Gurley Street the Week of May 23rd

Posted on May 22, 2022

Closure to take Place Tuesday, May 26 6 a.m. to Thursday May 26 4 p.m. The City of Prescott Water Operations Water Operations will be conducting work to replace the water service line for Hassayampa Inn at 122 E. Gurley… Read more »

Watson Lake Open For Recreation 

Posted on May 13, 2022

Stage 1 Fire Restriction Reminder The City of Prescott Recreation Services Department is pleased to announce that effective 6:00am, on Friday, May 13, 2022, Watson Lake will be re-open for recreational opportunities. We appreciate the community’s understanding and patience over… Read more »

Prescott City Council Approves Intergovernmental Agreement  For Glassford Hill Open Space

Posted on May 11, 2022

Today the Prescott City Council approved an intergovernmental agreement (IGA) with Yavapai County and the Town of Prescott Valley, to acquire approximately 3,300 acres of Arizona State Trust Land on and around Glassford Hill.   The IGA was approved last week… Read more »

City of Prescott Budget Workshop Scheduled for May 17th  

Posted on May 9, 2022

This is First in series of Council Budget Meetings  The City of Prescott’s first budget workshop for Fiscal Year 2023 is schedule for May 17th at 1:00pm in the Council Chambers at 201 S Cortez Street.    The budget documents and… Read more »

DUE TO ONGOING WILDFIRE OPERATIONS GOLDWATER AND WATSON LAKE REMAIN CLOSED.

Posted on May 6, 2022

DATE: May 6, 2022REMEMBER: DUE TO ONGOING WILDFIRE OPERATIONS GOLDWATER AND WATSON LAKE REMAIN CLOSED.CROOKS FIRE SIZE: Approximately 9,402 acres96% CONTAINMENTNUMBER OF PERSONNEL ASSIGNED: 300 As a reminder, the Prescott National Forest has implemented a fire area emergency closure which… Read more »

Cinco De Mayo DUI Task Force

Posted on May 2, 2022

Through grant funding made possible by the Arizona Governor’s Office of Highway Safety, the Prescott Police Department, as part of the Tri-City DUI Task Force, will participate in DUI saturation patrols in conjunction with the Cinco De Mayo celebration. As… Read more »