City of Surprise

Planning and Zoning Commission Meeting

Thursday, September 16, 2021

Regularly scheduled Planning & Zoning Commission meeting.


For agenda information, call 623.222.3154

Surprise Parks & Recreation is excited to host their second Esports Open! Players ages 7-17 are invited to register for the Saturday, September 25 event for friendly video-game competition featuring Super Smash Bros.

The city’s Esports Open is a casual-competitive gaming event focused on engaging high volumes of players with exciting presentation. The city’s partner, Bravous Esports, provides all the gaming equipment and presentation for a seamless, flowing, competition. Professional commentators will be on-site to make gameplay exciting and accessible!

Surprise, AZ (September 15, 2021) Tennis season has officially arrived in Surprise and the Surprise Tennis and Racquet Complex is in full swing as it prepares to welcome approximately 2,400 players, competing in several United States Tennis Association (USTA) League National Championships this fall.

With more than 320,000 tennis players taking part each year, USTA League is the country’s largest adult competitive tennis league. Top teams from local league play earn the chance to compete in district and/or sectional championships, with the winners of sectionals advancing to USTA League National Championships.

Surprise, A‌Z (September 3, 2021) Registration is open for the popular Surprise HOA Academy! Fall 2021 classes will be held virtually via WebEx. Please join us for a four-week series of informative, interactive presentations.

The goal of the Academy is to provide expert information for HOA residents, board members and managers. Topics include roles & responsibilities, managing the community, contracts, emerging trends, code compliance and more.

Class #1: Wednesday, October 6, 6 – 8 pm

Surprise, A‌Z (September 15, 2021) Surprise residents can begin scheduling appointments next week to have hazardous waste picked up directly from their homes during the city’s fall Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event, September 22 – October 1.

Scheduled pickups will occur Monday, October 4 – 14. To streamline the process, households north of Bell Road will have scheduled pickups October 4 – 8. Households south of Bell Road will have their scheduled items picked up October 11 – 14.

Surprise, AZ (September 14, 2021) Surprise will host a series of tournaments for the fast-growing sport of pickleball, welcoming over 1,900 participants to the city.

The following tournaments will take place at the Surprise Pickleball Courts, located at 14534 W. Tierra Buena Ln. Admission is free, so come out and watch the action!

Surprise, AZ (September 14, 2021) Drivers can anticipate lane restrictions while the city performs pavement preservation activities on Bell Road, weather permitting:

Bell Road, Cotton Lane to the Loop 303 – September 20-24
Bell Road, Loop 303 to just west of Reems Road – September 26-October 1; October 4-8; October 28

Both milling and paving work will be done between the hours of 7 p.m. – 5 a.m.