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CITY OF AVONDALE: Avondale Waterpalooza, July 4th

Avondale will host Waterpalooza at Friendship Park in honor of Independence Day, July 4, 2019.

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale metro area exports in 2017

Maricopa County was responsible for $12.93 billion in exports in 2017, more than any other county in the Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale metro area, according to the International Trade Administration.

Average teacher salaries in Arizona rank 7th lowest in nation

The average Arizona teacher’s 2018-19 salary is estimated to be $49,892, the 45th highest in the nation, according to annual rankings and estimates released last month by the National Education Association (NEA).

Analysis: Cochise County posts 115th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 537 properties in Cochise County started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 115th highest foreclosure rate among metropolitan statistical areas nationwide, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

OFFICE OF THE ARIZONA GOVERNOR DOUG DUCEY: PRIMER: Investing In Rural Arizona

Arizona remains committed to supporting economic development, improving healthcare and enhancing public safety across our state.

Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia metro exports are most similar to Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale in 2017

Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia metro area exported $13.12 billion in 2017, $100.57 million less than Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, according to the International Trade Administration.

Analysis: Arizona State University's engineering program ranks 44th best in the nation, study finds

Arizona State University finished 44th in a ranking of best engineering programs by U.S. News that examined 199 campuses around the nation.

COCONINO COUNTY: Repairs beginning on North Schultz Flood area mitigation measures

Contractors will begin repairs next week to both on- and off-forest flood mitigation measures in the northern portion of the Schultz Flood area.

Analysis: Yuma area posts 120th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 967 properties in the Yuma area started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 120th highest foreclosure rate among metropolitan statistical areas nationwide, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

TUCSON METRO CHAMBER: BFL Construction Co., Inc. Names Figueroa Chief Commercial Officer

BFL Construction Co., Inc. promoted Isaac Figueroa to Chief Commercial Officer. Figueroa will be responsible for spearheading BFL’s commercial strategy, business development and marketing efforts along with managing client, community and government relations.

Pinal County ranks 191st among counties in highest exporting metros

Pinal County ranks 191st in trade with $292.18 million in exports in 2017.

2 OfficeMax stores to close in Arizona

Thirty-six stores owned by Office Depot Inc., including two stores in Arizona, are holding liquidation sales as they prepare to close their doors, according to a report in Business Insider.

Maricopa County ranks 17th among counties in highest exporting metros

Maricopa County ranks 17th in trade with $12.93 billion in exports in 2017.

Pinal County exported $0.29 billion worth of goods in 2017

Pinal County exported $0.29 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), an increase of 31.8 percent from $0.22 billion in 2016.

GREATER PHOENIX CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Chamber advocates for small business at the state capitol

The Greater Phoenix Chamber’s Public Affairs program influences local and national government in support of the Chamber’s members and a vibrant economy. By lobbying for pro-growth policy, the Chamber advocates for a pro-business environment.

Maricopa County exported $2.15 billion worth of goods in 2017

Maricopa County exported $2.15 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), unchanged from 2016.

Pinal County exports down 34% since 2013

Pinal County exports decreased 34 percent in the five-year period from 2013 to 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

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