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Queen Creek Unified District high school coming to Eastmark

The Eastmark community and the Queen Creek Unified School District (QCUSD) announced the finalization of a 60-acre land purchase on Aug. 18 to bring a new QCUSD high school to Eastmark for the 2019-20 school year. The new Queen Creek high school will be located in the southwest area of the Eastmark community on a site […]

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Safeway is coming to Eastmark

Safeway, part of the largest food and drug retailer in the country, plans to open a store in the Eastmark community. This marks the first retail development for Eastmark, recently recognized as the fastest-growing East Valley community. Safeway Grocery Store will anchor Eastmark’s 15-acre commercial center located at the corner of Signal Butte Road and […]

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First Early Education Preschool coming in 2017!

Eastmark’s education core will be growing again in the coming year. The Learning Experience, one of the nation’s fastest growing Academies for Early Education […]

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The ‘Mark to become center of endless fun at Eastmark

This past weekend, the moment finally arrived to break ground on Eastmark’s newest and most-anticipated amenity: the community pool. Residents were excited to learn about the pool earlier this year. Now that construction has begun, the anticipation is full tilt. And fueling the anticipation is more than just the excitement of getting a community pool. […]

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Highest quality school options at Eastmark

Education is at the heart of building every DMB community. The Eastmark community is no exception. Two top ranked public charter schools selected Eastmark for their campuses. These schools are flourishing in every way. Gateway Polytechnic Academy Opens This Fall – Open Houses This Week at Eastmark This fall, the Queen Creek School District will […]

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22 Awesome Things #14: The Orange Monster

What’s large and twisted and orange all over? Only the most awesomely fun play structure ever created: The Orange Monster. Not your typical play structure, The Orange Monster is approximately ¾ acres – almost as long as a football field – with yard-upon-yard of bright orange steel piping, covered with braided rope netting. As if […]

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Apple Makes $2 Billion Investment in Arizona at Eastmark

This past week, Arizona won the economic development Super Bowl. A month of exciting events around the Valley culminated in a huge announcement that one of the world’s most innovative companies would be investing in Arizona. Arizona’s Governor Doug Ducey stood with state and local leaders to make the announcement that Apple will expand its […]

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Eastmark’s Landscape Design has Historic Roots (Part 2)

Part two of our series focusing on Eastmark’s landscape design. By Scott Rowan, Landscape & Facility Operations Manager In part one of our Landscape Design series, we learned about some of the ways DMB is creating great places by placing as much focus on landscape design as it does on community building. To pay tribute […]

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Eastmark is Evolving

A great timeline came out recently on azcentral.com that tracks Eastmark’s milestones when we began creating this ‘city within a city.’ The timeline begins in 2006 and include markers for all major milestones, including: – Eastmark engaging neighbors in open houses and brainstorming for the new community – Recycling and remediation efforts in 2010 on […]

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Active Adult Construction for Encore Begins at Eastmark

The first shovels went into the ground in April to begin the construction of another new phase of Eastmark. Leaders from AV Homes, DMB and Eastmark celebrated the occasion with a groundbreaking ceremony for Encore at Eastmark. AV Homes, a national builder, will be opening their newest 55-Plus community in the Mesa community in 2015. Encore […]

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