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Improvements Coming To Grand Avenue
If you drive in the West Valley, there's a pretty good chance you've driven on Grand Avenue. And, if that's the case, it may not be a surprise that transportation planners are looking at ways to improve the thoroughfare.
The Maricopa Association of Governments, or MAG, this week, announced two public hearings later this month to discuss plans for Grand Avenue.
Michelle Rider is the President and CEO of WestMarc, which advocates for the West Valley. She's excited about potential changes to the roadway, and what they could mean for the region.