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  1. Be on Alert for Flash Flooding

    Be on Alert for Flash Flooding During Thunderstorms

    Flash Flood Watch: The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch in Cave Creek starting now (July 22nd at 5pm) through Saturday evening at 11pm (subject to change). Please be on special alert regarding the chance of flash floods. Read on...
  2. Community Discussion: Fire & Emergency Services Update

    Fire and Emergency Service Update: Summer, 2021

    The Town of Cave Creek is hosting community discussions covering Fire and Emergency Service Questions and Answers open to the public. The dates, times, and locations are listed here. Click for videos of past presentations, as well. Read on...
  3. Text reading RFP; Request for Proposals  with image of Trails sign

    RFP Trail Connection Spur Cross to Grapevine Road

    The Town of Cave Creek issues this "Notice of Request for Proposal" for the construction of a proposed non-motorized trail connection starting at Cave Creek and Spur Cross Roads, travelling north to Spur Cross and Grapevine Roads. Read on...
  4. Mayor Ernie Bunch and Abrazo Representatives at Abrazo Cave Creek Hospital R

    Abrazo Cave Creek Hospital Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

    Mayor Ernie Bunch (second from left) celebrated with representatives from Abrazo Cave Creek Hospital in a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday, July 15. Read on...
  5. Flyer for Local Landmark brass plaque award being given to The Hideaway

    4pm Local Landmarks Unveiling at The Hideaway, July 20th

    Join us at 4pm today (July 2oth), for a toast to The Hideaway and the unveiling of the next Cave Creek Local Landmarks brass plaque award. Read on...
  6. 2021 2022 Approved Budget

    Town of Cave Creek 2021-2022 Fiscal Budget Summary

    Summary and link to the 2021-2022 Fiscal Budget Read on...
  7. Be on Alert for Flash Flooding

    Be on Alert for Flash Flooding During Thunderstorms

    Flash Flood Watch: Please be on special alert regarding the chance of flash floods. As rainwater moves across dry solid ground it can collect soil, sediment, and debris and grow into a stream of floodwaters. Read on...
  8. Fire Safety Permit Needed for All outdoor spark generating activities to include welding & grinding

    Fire Safety Permit Needed for All Spark Generating Activity: Welding, Grinding, Open Flames...

    Currently, Cave Creek is under Stage Two Fire Restrictions: permits are needed for all open-flame and spark-generating activities. Familiarize with Cave Creek’s Stage I and Stage II Fire Restrictions. Read on...
  9. Cave Creek Newsletter: Fire Safety Edition, Summer 2021

    Cave Creek Newsletter: Fire Safety Edition, Summer 2021

    Enjoy digitally or in print. Copies available at Town Hall administrative offices. Read on...
  10. Whispering Hills HOA accepting recognition as first Firewise community in Cave Creek

    Whispering Hills becomes Cave Creek's first Firewise/USA Community

    On May 19th two key things happened regarding Fire Safety and Awareness for the Town of Cave Creek: First Firewise Community in Cave Creek was announced and another fire occurred beyond Town limits. Read on...
  11. Text reading Register for CodeRED

    Cave Creek Residents are you Registered for CodeRED Emergency and Weather Alerts? Sign up now:

    Cave Creek Residents are you Registered for CodeRED Emergency and Weather Alerts? Sign up now; Read on...
  12. Text that reads Public Works Announcement above Town of Cave Creek Logo

    Roadwork Announcement: April 26th Cave Creek Road Micro-Surfacing Project Underway

    Roadwork preparation begins April 26th for the first phase of a microsurfacing project which is anticipated to last 2-4 weeks. Please be aware that traffic lane restrictions will be present during the course of the project. Read on...
  13. Cave Creek Rodeo Days 2021; logo and image of news anchor at rodeo grounds

    Cave Creek Rodeo Days Happening Memorial Day Weekend, 2021

    Cave Creek Rodeo Days happens Memorial Day weekend this year, May 29, 30 & 31st. To volunteer, for tickets, and all other rodeo-related information please contact the rodeo: Read on...
  14. Local Landmarks Unveils the first brass plaque award at Harolds May 29th from 9pm - 10pm 2021

    Cave Creek Local Landmarks to Unveil First Brass Plaque Award May 29th 9-10pm at Harold's Corral

    The first Cave Creek Local Landmark Award is being presented to Harold's Cave Creek Corral (before the Cave Creek Rodeo Days Dance) on May 29th, from 9 pm - 10 pm Saturday evening. Read on...
  15. Election Reminder May 19th 2021

    Vote in the Upcoming Election on The General Plan, May 18

    Click here for more information and to be directed to the Town's Elections page. Read on...
  16. Trails Parks Open Spaces in text over image taken at Spur Cross Ranch

    Parking Lot Expansion at Spur Cross Ranch Begins May 10th

    Monday May 10th Public Works begins parking lot expansion at Spur Cross Ranch Conservation Area. Read on...
  17. Cave Creek logo

    Reminder: Special Council Meeting to review 2022 Budget Draft April 26, 9am

    Special Council Meeting (for discussion only) to review the 2022 Budget Draft. Read on...
  18. Water Interruption May 4 2021 from 10pm until May 5th 5am, 2021

    Water Interruption for Maintenance _ Shutoff Tuesday Evening May 4th 10pm

    The Utilities Department needs to complete maintenance on the main control valve at the site, which will require an overnight shutdown of a large portion of the water system. Click here to view area affected. Read on...
  19. Red Flag Warning: High Winds

    Red Flag Weather Warning: April 21st 11am-8pm

    Today (April 21st) a Red Flag Warning is in effect from 11am this morning to 8pm this evening for strong winds, low relative humidity, and high fire danger for Maricopa County. Read on...
  20. Text that reads Public Works Announcement above Town of Cave Creek Logo

    Second Application of Herbicide Happening Along Carefree Highway Monday April 23rd, 2021

    In response to the emergence of Globe Chamomile (aka Stinknet), an invasive species, the Town of Cave Creek Public Works crew will be applying herbicide along Carefree Highway. Read on...
  21. Regular Council Mtg April 19th 2021

    Town Hall Tonight: Regular Council Meeting 6pm

    Regular Council Meeting to be held in Council Chambers at Town Hall tonight, 6pm. Make sure to complete a comment card by 2pm if joining remotely via zoom. Read on...
  22. Register to Vote by April 19th

    Reminder: Register to Vote for May 18th Election by April 19th

    Cave Creek voters: you have an election coming up May 18 to vote on your town’s General Plan! Check to see if you are registered to vote at www.BeBallotReady.Vote. Voter registration deadline is April 19 #BeBallotReady Town of Cave Creek Read on...
  23.  Desert Defenders at Spur Cross Ranch March and April 2021

    Invasive Species Volunteer Pull March 30th at Spur Cross Ranch & Conservation Area: Desert Defenders

    Invasive Species Volunteer Pull at Spur Cross Ranch and Conservation: March 30th ( 7am - 11am) Desert Defenders is a citizen science program focused on finding, mapping and removing invasive species at Maricopa County Parks. Read on...
  24. Text that reads Public Works Announcement above Town of Cave Creek Logo

    Herbicide Application Happening Along Carefree Highway Monday March 29th, 2021

    In response to the emergence of Globe Chamomile (aka Stinknet), an invasive species, the Town of Cave Creek Public Works crew will be applying herbicide along Carefree Highway on a section between Cave Creek Rd and 48th St on Monday March 29th. Read on...
  25. Text Reading Now Hiring Utilities Wastewater Operator

    Town of Cave Creek is Hiring for Two Positions: Wastewater Operators

    The Town of Cave Creek is hiring two new Wastewater Operator positions. Visit Employment for job descriptions and to apply. Read on...
  26. settlement

    Carefree v. Cave Creek Settlement Agreement

    In January, the Town of Cave Creek received the Decision by a panel of arbitrators in the case of Carefree v. Cave Creek. On March 12, 2001, the Town agreed to a Settlement of the Decision. Read on...
  27. Text reading Water Advisory Board over Town of Cave Creek seal

    Water Advisory Board Meeting March 10th, 10AM

    The public is welcome to listen-in during Water Advisory Board Meetings by phone or Zoom. Find the Agenda, Calendar Entry and Zoom link here. Read on...
  28. Text that reads Public Works Announcement above Town of Cave Creek Logo

    Lane Closures_ Crack Seal Project Along Cave Creek Rd: Begins Week of March 22

    In an effort to help preserve Cave Creek Rd, the Cave Creek Public Works crew will begin performing a Crack Sealing Project during the week of March 22nd in preparation for the Cave Creek Microsurfacing Project anticipated later in the season. Read on...
  29. Text reading wildland fire poll

    Take this Survey _ Fire Safety and Prevention for Cave Creek Residents

    Spare 3 - 6 minutes? Please click the image to take the Town of Cave Creek's Wildland Fire Awareness poll, to help your Town improve upon our Fire Awareness Program. Read on...
  30. Image of Paper Representing Town of Cave Creek&#39s Newsletter

    Town of Cave Creek Newsletter _ Feb 2021 Edition

    View and Enjoy the Town of Cave Creek's Newsletter including announcements and resources. Also available in-print at Town Hall. Read on...
  31. Text Reads Cave Creek 2020 Year in Review

    Cave Creek 2020 Year in Review

    A look back on how Cave Creek accomplished our Mission through many successful collaborations among Cave Creek Town employees, elected officials and our treasured residential and business community in the most devastating and yet inspiring year of 2020 Read on...
  32. EO2020-60

    Temporary Extension of Premises

    In compliance with Governor Ducey's Executive Order 2020-60 and the Safest Outside Restaurant Assistance Program, the restaurants listed in this notice have submitted Temporary Extension of Premises applications. Read on...
  33. Industrial water faculty with red handle pouring into a basin

    Cave Creek Increases Water, Wastewater Rates for the First Time in 11 Years

    Cave Creek Town Council voted to approve an increase in water and wastewater rates for the first time in over a decade. Read on...
  34. welding and hot work

    Notice to all Permit Holders!

    Any welding, grinding or hot work being performed outside of an enclosed area is required to call in for a hot work inspection prior to work commencing. Read on...
  35. Extension to proclamation preview

    Extension to Mayor's Emergency Proclamation

    Today, Cave Creek Mayor Ernie Bunch officially extended the Town's emergency proclamation regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, which was set to expire April 6th, 2020. Read on...
  36. Town of Cave Creek General Plan Update, Let&#39s Shape the Future of Cave Creek Together

    General Plan Update

    Visit the project website to learn more about the Cave Creek General Plan Update and to take the community survey! Read More
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    Notice of Possible Quorum

    Town of Cave Creek Notice of Possible Quorum Read More
  38. Spur Cross Road treated with herbicide, which is indicated by yellow dye

    Public Works Department herbicide application schedule

    In the Town’s ongoing efforts to reduce fire risk by managing invasive weeds, the Cave Creek Public Works Department is continuing to apply herbicide to town-owned properties and rights-of-way. Read More
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  40. Cave Creek AZ Seal

    Cave Creek Town Council Passes Revisions to Sign Ordinances

    Updated regulations become effective on Feb. 20, 2020 Read More
  41. Cave Creek AZ Seal

    Sunshades and Reusable Bags at Town Hall

    Show your support for your Cave Creek community! Come to town hall and pick up a sunshade for your car and a reusable bag with the Cave Creek logo imprinted on them. $10 per sunshade, and $3 per bag. Limited quantities available. Read More
  42. Cave Creek Water Truth graphic

    Cave Creek Water Truth

    Want to stay informed about what is happening in regard to water in Cave Creek/Carefree? Visit for up to date information. Read More
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