1. Library Grand Unveiling is on April 22nd

    Please find the article from the April 15th edition of the Wickenburg Sun from the Parks, Recreation and Facilities Director. Read on...
  2. Wickenburg Residents Invited to Celebrate Library, River Walk

    Residents are invited to join the Town of Wickenburg to celebrate the completion of two major projects. Read on...
  3. "Budgeting 101" Postponed until April 20

    Please find information about a "Budgeting 101" class on Monday, April 20th at 4:00 pm in the Town Hall Council Chambers. Read on...
  4. Register For Recreation Classes

    The Town of Wickenburg has converted all registration for recreation classes and events to an online system. Please click on the link to view the available activities and register for those events. Read on...
  5. Census Test 2015 in Maricopa County

    The Census Bureau is testing new procedures and methods in 2015 designed to significantly improve 2020 Census operations. The goal is to identify methods that will lead to a 2020 Census that saves taxpayers money while being high quality and accurate. Read on...
  6. Town Council Meeting - April 20

    There is a regular Town Council meeting scheduled for April 20th at 5:30 pm in the Council Chambers at Town Hall. Read on...
  7. Town Newsletter - April 2015

    Keep up-to-date on all the activities, events and programs available to the Wickenburg community by downloading the town newsletter for April 2015. Read on......
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This Week in the Spotlight...


  1. Camp at Rodeo Grounds

    Campfire

      Family Campout under the Stars
    Join the Town of Wickenburg Parks and Recreation Department for an exciting overnight stay at the Rodeo Grounds.  This family event promises to be an adventure full of fun! The overnight stay includes a tent or RV space, cookouts, storytelling, camp fires, s'mores, crafts, stargazing and more.  Pack your bags, bring your tent and prepare for a night under the stars.  The event is Friday, April 24th starting at 6:00 pm until Saturday at 9:00 am.  All ages are welcome but children 17 and under require a parent or guardian present.  The cost is $10 per adult and $5 per child (12 and under).  Register online



  2. Bed Tax
    The Town Council of Wickenburg, Arizona will consider adopting a resolution on June 1, 2015 to amend Chapter 9A Tax Code, Article IV Privilege Taxes, Section 9A-447, increasing the Transient Lodging Tax by 1%, changing it from 2% to 3% with the new rate taking effect on July 1, 2015.

    “Transient” is defined as a person who obtains lodging space on a daily or weekly basis regardless of the total period of time, or on any other basis for less than 30 consecutive days.  This classification applies to hotels, motels, inns, homes, dude ranches, resorts, campgrounds, apartments, mobile home properties, or any other space occupied, intended, or designed for occupancy by transients.


  3. Truth in Taxation Hearing Notice
    As part of its FY 2015-16 Budget process the Town is considering an increase in the primary property tax amount.

    "In compliance with Section 42-17107 of Arizona Revised Statutes, the Town of Wickenburg is notifying its property taxpayers of the Town of Wickenburg’s intention to raise its primary property taxes over last year's level. The Town of Wickenburg is proposing an increase in primary property taxes of $12,485 or 4.0%.  The proposed tax increase will cause the Town of Wickenburg primary property taxes on a $100,000 home to increase from $51.12 to $52.70.  This proposed increase is exclusive of increased primary property taxes received from new construction. The increase is also exclusive of any changes that may occur from property tax levies for voter approved bonded indebtedness or budget and tax overrides.  All interested citizens are invited to attend the public hearing on the tax increase that is scheduled to be held on Monday, June 01, 2015, at 5:30 p.m. in the Town Hall Council Chambers at 155 N Tegner St., Wickenburg, Arizona."

     


  4. Intent to Increase Water and Wastewater Rates
    Notice is hereby given that there will be a public hearing at a regular meeting of the Common Council of the Town of Wickenburg, to be held in the Wickenburg Town Hall Council Chambers located at 155 North Tegner Street on Monday, June 5, 2015 at 5:30 PM for an increase in Water and Wastewater Rates.  Please see the link for the details on the increase.

    Any comments or questions are invited either through public input at the time and place noticed above or may be submitted to: Town of Wickenburg, Finance Department, 155 North Tegner Street, Suite A, Wickenburg, Arizona 85390. Telephone: (928) 684-5451.