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Surprise, A‌Z (October 23, 2019) Activities to prepare Bell Road, Cotton Lane to just west of 183rd Avenue, for pavement preservation are currently underway.

Overnight work to mill sections of the roadway is scheduled to begin on Monday, October 28. Paving activities will begin on Monday, November 4, and will continue through the end of the month. Roadway striping is scheduled to occur in early December.

The project completion date is Thursday, December 12, weather permitting.

Surprise, AZ (October 21, 2019) The AZ TechCelerator will host a ribbon cutting event for its newest tenant, Arizona Cyber Warfare Range at 4 p.m. on Thursday, October 24.

The event will take place on the AZ TechCelerator campus located at 12425 W. Bell Road in Building D.

Surprise, AZ (October 21, 2019) Attention goblins, monsters, superheroes and princesses!  Come and party away dressed in your favorite costume at the Itty Bitty Monster Bash on Saturday, October 26 from 3 – 5 p.m. at Sierra Montana Recreation Center, 14861 N Spring Ln.

Activities will include music, dancing, games, bounce houses, costume parade, crafts, snacks and more!  Purchase your tickets in advance online at and at the Surprise Parks & Recreation Office, 15960 N Bullard Ave, for $5, or at the door the day of the event for $10.  Tickets are required for children ages 1-10 years old, adults are free!

For more information, contact the Parks & Recreation Office at 623.222.2000 or visit

Surprise, AZ (October 24, 2019) Westbound Waddell Road will be closed daily at Sarival Avenue beginning Monday, October 28, through Friday, November 8, for utility work.

The daytime closures will occur Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Traffic exiting Loop 303 from Waddell Road will be able to travel both east and westbound during the daytime closures at Sarival Avenue.

Visit Road Closures and Traffic Restrictions for the most updated information about road work in Surprise.

Surprise, AZ (October 29, 2019) Join us in honoring our service men and women on Veterans Day, November 11.