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WESTMARC—the Western Maricopa Coalition—is a public-private partnership of the 15 communities, the business community and the educational sector in the West Valley of Greater Phoenix. WESTMARC is committed to our members’ success and to our mission of enhancing economic development and promoting quality of life in the West Valley. 


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WESTMARC'S Weekly Roundup!

Welcome to our Weekly Roundup everyone! WESTMARC is excited to be able to present to you a summary of all the great things that are happening in the West Valley.

Here, you will find updates on the economic development activities and the wonderful social (and fun!) activities that are happening in the West Valley that make it so unique and such a great place to live and work!

If you have any great updates and pictures about what is happening in your West Valley neighborhood, please feel free to share them @WESTMARC on Twitter and Facebook. We would love to hear from you! 

Weekly Activities in the West Valley

Here is a list of some of the fun events taking place in the West Valley.

Grand Opening Celebration - Loop 303/I-10

Walk, Jog, Bike the Loop 303 / Cotton Lane underpass area - before it's open to traffic!

On Saturday, Aug. 16 at 7:30 a.m., ADOT and the city of Goodyear will be holding a grand opening celebration for the Loop 303 corridor between I-10 in Goodyear and US 60 in Surprise. Come walk, bike and explore the new traffic interchange between Loop 303 and I-10 and celebrate the completion of this major freeway-to-freeway connection.

A ribbon-cutting ceremony featuring Governor Jan Brewer, Goodyear Mayor Georgia Lord, Maricopa Association of Governments Regional Chairman Michael LeVault and FHWA Administrator Karla Petty will take place at 9 a.m.


Arizona Cardinals Training Camp

 AZ Cardinals


Now Through August 22 

University of Phoenix Stadium, Glendale, AZ

Admission and parking for all practices are free.

This summer, the Arizona Cardinals will conduct their second training camp at University of Phoenix Stadium.

Wednesday, 8/13 2:00-4:30 PM
Thursday, 8/14 2:00-4:30 PM
Wednesday, 8/20 2:00-4:30 PM
Thursday, 8/21 2:00-4:30 PM
* Game: Sat, 8/16 Preseason game #2 at Minnesota Vikings
Monday, 8/18 2:00-4:30 PM
Friday, 8/22 2:00-4:30 PM
* Game: Sun, 8/24 Preseason game #3 vs. Cincinnati

Please note: Practice times are subject to change.

For the most up-to-date practice info, fans are encouraged to check the team’s official training camp website at


*Please feel free to send us updates and more information about the fun events that are taking place in your West Valley community.