The @visiongalleryaz presents Through Each Other’s Eyes Aug. 30 through Oct. 5, featuring the work of four photographers striving to unify the cultural differences between the United States and Mexico. . 📅 Visit the exhibit or attend the reception with the artists on Sept. 7 from 6 – 8 p.m. . 🔗 Link in bio for more details. #LoveChandler #ChoosingChandler #ChandlerAZ
🚧 The Loop 101 southbound on-ramp at Ray Road will be closed for 45 days between Aug. 25 and Oct. 9 for reconstruction work. The freeway frontage road will remain open to traffic between Ray Road and Chandler Boulevard. . ⚠️ Plan ahead and use other nearby ramps to access the southbound freeway. . 🔗 Link in bio to receive construction alerts from @arizona_dot
⌛ Friday is your last chance to catch a free summer concert at the Chandler Center for the Arts. . 💃 @jacomeflamenco will take audiences on a sultry, exotic journey as exquisite flamenco dancers preside over the sounds of the guitar, singing and percussion. . 🎵 Seating is first come, first served. Doors open one hour before showtime. @chandlerarts #LoveChandler #ChoosingChandler #ChandlerAZ
🌱 Fall planting season is here. 🌱 . Share seeds and seed starts, meet local gardeners and exchange gardening tips at the Sunset Seed Swap on Aug. 28. You can participate even if you don’t bring seeds. Envelopes and markers will be provided. 🌷 . #LoveChandler #ChoozingChandler #ChandlerAZ
♻️ Let's Talk Trash ... and Recycling ♻️ . . It may protect your mail and help keep your drinks cool this summer, but Styrofoam cannot be recycled in Chandler. Please bag and place these items in your trash can. Learn more about trash & recycling in Chandler at chandleraz.gov/recycle. Link in bio. . Check back next week for another Trash & Recycling Tip. . #ChandlerRecycles #LoveChandler #LetsTalkTrashAndRecycling
Whether you plan to do it yourself or hire a professional, the DIY Drip Irrigation Design & Install class will help you learn what to look for and the questions to ask before you start. . . You'll gain hands-on practice with cutting pipe, inserting emitters and connecting parts/pieces. . . The class is free. Space is limited. . . RSVP using the link in our bio.
“It started with the conversation around what we could use in our community,” said Deborah Moreno, a librarian with Chandler’s Sunset Library. “We all agreed we needed something to help with early literacy.” . Discover how the Create, Play, Learn spaces located at each of Chandler’s Public Libraries help prepare children for kindergarten. . 📚 chandleraz.gov/culture 📚 link in bio. . #ChoosingChandler #LoveChandler #CommunityofInnovation
Is drought still a concern? 💧 After an unexpectedly wet winter, Lake Mead's water elevation is higher than anticipated. It's a good sign, but what does this mean for the two-decades-long drought impacting the Colorado River system? 🏞️ Find out in the latest blog from @amwua arizona. Link in bio. 🛶 #WaterWednesday
Where do dogs go when their tail falls off? The re-tail store. 🐾 Monday, Aug. 26 is #NationalDogDay and we want to see your pups. DM us your best photos and share your favorite fact about your pooch, or post your own and tag us @cityofchandler We'll share all the pics on our story Aug. 26. 🐩 🐕 #LoveChandler #ChoosingChandler #ChandlerAZ #ChandlerDogs
Save water like the pros. 💧 . Join us for a free Rainwater Harvesting workshop and earn how to reduce your overall water consumption. . A Certified Water Harvesting Practitioner will show you how to design an earth-friendly yard to collect of utilize rainwater from roofs, driveways, patios and sidewalks and more. 💦 . 👉 Link to register in bio.
@chandlerpolice is hiring, but applications for summer recruitment close tomorrow. Check out today’s story for an inside look at a moment in the life of Chandler officers. 🚔 Submit your application before the deadline. ➡️ ChandlerPD.com/Careers
The deadline for the Mayor’s Neighborhood Excellence Awards nominations is Aug. 23. 🏆 The Awards are a way to recognize neighborhoods that participate in G.A.I.N. that have leaders working to improve their community and inspire others to be more active and involved. 🙌 Nomination criteria, forms and deadlines can be found at chandleraz.gov/MNEA. 🔗 Link in bio.
🚧 Overnight closures continue this week (Aug. 19 – 22 ) on the Loop 101 southbound Ray Road on-ramp and southbound Chandler Blvd off-ramp. The freeway frontage road will remain open to traffic. Get project updates from @Arizona_DOT here: http://bit.ly/2MqPulX
🌵 In the desert, co-existing with animals is part of everyday life. . 🐢 Learn how to keep yourself and wildlife safe, healthy and happy. Join us for a free community talk about how to live responsibly with wild animals in and around your neighborhood. . Details in bio. #LoveChandler #ChoosingChandler #ChandlerAZ
🚧 Construction update on the Loop 101 🚧 . This weekend, the southbound Ray Road on-ramp will be closed 10 p.m. Friday, Aug. 16 and remain closed through 5 a.m. Monday, Aug. 19. . The Loop 101 frontage road will remain open to traffic during construction. . 👉 For more information on the Loop 101 Improvement Project, follow @arizona_dot
Zoom, zoom. eCabs – known as The Wave – in Downtown Chandler are turning the tides on transportation. In just eight months after its inception, the City’s electric cab shuttle has offered patrons more than 12,000 rides from parking garages to Downtown Chandler’s most popular weekend destinations. Learn more about this out-of-the-box solution to connect patrons with free rides and free parking in Downtown Chandler at chandleraz.gov/connected Link in bio. #LoveChandler #ChoosingChandler #CommunityofInnovation
🙋♂️ Did somebody say free concert? Join @Chandlerarts tonight for the third concert in the Annual Free Summer Concert Series sponsored by Intel. @elektricvoodoo and its seven-piece ensemble will take the stage to dazzle listeners with genre-bending, high-energy fun. 🎤 Seating is first come, first served. Doors open one hour before showtime. #LoveChandler #ChoosingChandler #ChandlerAZ
We're proud to participate in Arizona's #iCount2020 Census campaign and are excited to announce that the @icount2020official website is now LIVE! Check it out - 🔗 in bio. The site has everything you need to know about our 2020 Census efforts in the region, campaign events, and important FAQs. Stay connected by visiting the new site and signing up for emails. You also can visit chandleraz.gov/census to be in the know with the City's Census efforts. #EveryoneCounts
Have you ever passed a vacant lot and wondered, “What is going to go up there?” . . Next time you do, navigate to the City’s Interactive Planning Map, where you’ll find all current and proposed zoning cases on vacant lots. You’ll find details about each parcel, including public hearing information and developer contacts. . . Learn more about the importance of transparent zoning in Chandler at chandleraz.gov/TrustAndTransparency Link in bio. #ChoosingChandler #LoveChandler #CommunityofInnovation
🎉 Happy #CityHallSelfie Day from #ChandlerCityHall All day, we’re going to be sharing selfies taken at City Hall and at facilities throughout Chandler. Participate by sharing your photos and tagging us at @cityofchandler and using the two hashtags above. Don’t forget to check out our story throughout the day to see all of the selfies. 🤳🏾
👨👩👧👦 Start researching your genealogy with tools and techniques from the pros. Tomorrow, join us for the second Heritage and History: Find Your Roots! workshop, presented by @arizonastateuniversity professor Ann Bodman. . 🌳 The workshop will show you how to create your family tree. Join us from 7-8 p.m. at the Chandler Museum.
It's almost here. Tomorrow is #CityHallSelfieDay 🤳 . Participate in the event by visiting Chandler City Hall or any of our City facilities and snapping a photo at any time tomorrow. Post it on social media using the hashtags #CityHallSelfieDay and #ChandlerCityHall , and don't forget to tag us at @CityOfChander This City Hall selfie is courtesy of Chandler employees from our Transit and Environmental teams. 🎉
👋 Meet Cristabel, a management analyst with the City’s Development Services team. She’s been a Chandler employee for 18 years and has worked all over the City, including in the Police and Neighborhood Resources departments. Check out her Team Chandler Spotlight in this today’s story. 🙌 #LoveChandler #ChoosingChandler
Nominations for the Mayor’s Neighborhood Excellence Awards are open through Aug. 23. ⭐ The Awards are a way to recognize neighborhoods that participate in G.A.I.N., and the leaders working to improve their community and inspire others to be more active and involved. 🏆 Does this sound like your neighborhood? Nominate neighborhood so it can be recognized for helping to create an active, involved community. . ⭐ For nomination criteria, forms and deadlines, visit chandleraz.gov/MNEA. Link in bio. 🏆
🎙️ This Friday, join @chandlerarts for their second installment of this year's Annual Free Summer Concert Series, sponsored by @intel From the Center for the Arts: "This is sure to be a boot-tappin’ evening of country music and classic rock. From classic up-tempo barn-burnin’, truck-drivin’ songs to 'tear in your beer' ballads, Wynchester leaves no stone unturned." 🎸 . . Doors open one hour before show time. Seating is first-come-first-served. @wynchestergram
🤳 #CityHallSelfieDay is just around the corner. On Thursday, Aug. 15, post your pictures from City Hall or other City building/facility using the hashtags #CityHallSelfieDay and #ChandlerCityHall 📱 Don't forget to tag us at @cityofchandler so we can share your photos on our social media platforms. 🎉
Today marks the one-year anniversary of our Public Safety Training Center. To celebrate Councilmember Jeremy McClymonds stopped by to talk with @chandlerfiredept and @chandlerpolice about the numerous ways our first responders utilize the facility. . . 🚒🚓 Learn more and watch the full video on our blog. Link in bio. #FocusOnChandler #LoveChandler #ChoosingChandler
💦 Did you know the lake at Veteran's Oasis Park is filled with reclaimed water? The lake serves as an important groundwater recharge site for the City. . . 🚰 Treated wastewater (known as reclaimed water ) is pumped back into the ground through recharge sites like the one at Veteran's Oasis Lake. This process protects precious groundwater supplies and is just one of the ways Chandler uses every drop of water twice. . . #WaterWednesday #LoveChandler #ChoosingChandler
🚧 Eastbound Interstate 10 between US 60 and the Loop 202 San Tan Freeway will be closed this weekend and could lead to heavy delays on East Valley freeways and local roads. . . The road will be closed from 5 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 10, and 5 a.m. Monday, Aug. 12. Drivers using eastbound I-10 will be directed to eastbound US 60 and then can take the Loop 101 Price south and the Loop 202 Santan Freeway west to re-enter I-10. . . 🚧 Crews are continuing to prepare for the Loop 202 South Mountain Freeway. Follow @arizona_dot for more information.
🌱 Learn the process of turning yard waste and organic food scraps into vital nutrients for your garden soil. Compost reduces the need to water as often as well as the need for commercial soil amendments and chemical fertilizers. . . 🔗 Use the link in our bio to reserve your spot in this free community workshop.
👨👩👧👦 Want to start researching your genealogy but not quite sure where to start? Learn the tools and techniques of family history research at one or all of the Heritage and History: Find Your Roots! workshops, presented by @arizonastateuniversity professor Ann Bodman. . . The first workshop covers the basics of finding your roots. Join us at the Chandler Museum from 7-8 p.m. on Aug. 8. . ➡️ Learn more. Link in bio. 🔗
What does the future hold for Chandler? . . Join Mayor @kevin hartke and the Chandler City Council as they discuss the 2019-24 Strategic Framework live on Facebook, Monday, Aug. 5. . . Learn more about the vision, goals and strategies that will continue to make Chandler an exceptional place to live, work, visit and play. . . #ChoosingChandler #LoveChandler Link in bio.
🤳 Mark your calendars and get ready for #CityHallSelfieDay On Thursday, Aug. 15, join the fun and post your pictures from City Hall or other City building/facility using the hashtags #CityHallSelfieDay and #ChandlerCityHall Don't forget to tag us at @cityofchandler so we can share your photos on our social media platforms. We can't wait to see your photos. 📸
🚧 Westbound Loop 202 (Santan Freeway ) will be closed between the Loop 101 (Price Freeway ) and 32nd Street in Ahwatukee from 10 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday for installation of sign structures on the South Mountain Freeway. . . Expect delays and consider alternate routes including Chandler Boulevard westbound, Loop 101 northbound, Price Road southbound and Queen Creek Road westbound. . . 🚧 Follow @arizona_dot for more information.
💧 Our latest Drinking Water Quality Consumer Confidence Report (CCR ) is now available. . . The report breaks down all of the water contaminants we monitor and the results of our tests from 2018. It also includes info about where our water comes from, seasonal changes in flavor, storm water management and more. . . 🔗 View the report. Link in bio. #WaterWednesday #LoveChandler #ChoosingChandler
🚔 @chandlerpolice 2019 summer recruitment is now open. . . Chandler offers a wide range of opportunities to move and grow your career within the department. Applicants from all backgrounds are encouraged to apply. . . Apply now until Aug. 21. . . 🔗Use the link in our bio to watch this year's recruitment video and visit ChandlerPD.com/Careers to apply.
This Friday marks the beginning of Chandler Center for the Arts' Annual Free Summer Concert Series, sponsored by @intel The series brings high-quality, free performances to the heart of Chandler, making the arts more accessible to the entire community. Learn more about this year's lineup from @chandlerarts link in bio.
🔑 Coming in at #6, Chandler ranks as one of the best cities for renters. . . To help prospective renters get the most bang for their buck, @WalletHub compared more than 180 U.S. cities based on 23 key indicators of rental attractiveness and quality of life. . . Details: bit.ly/BestPlacesToRent #LoveChandler #ChoosingChandler #ChandlerAZ
Part of the Chandler Museum's Saturday Family Program Series, Step in Their Shoes invites you to explore the people that make up our community. Tomorrow’s program features Chandler Veterans. . . The program is free and is open to all ages on a drop-in basis. . . Learn more about the programs offered at the Chandler Museum. 🔗 Link in bio.
The Chandler Museum presents Inspired by History, a collaborative exhibition with Chandler’s Vision Gallery opening July 30 and continuing through Oct. 13. . . An artist reception for the opening will be held at the museum at 6 p.m. on Aug. 1. . . This collaboration takes objects from the Chandler Museum’s artifact collection and displays them alongside artwork inspired by the objects and created by a local group of artists. . . 🔗Link in bio.