Great news for Gila Bend!
The Salt River Project Board of Directors has approved the purchase of two 550-megawatt natural gas generating units at the Gila River Power Station, located near Gila Bend. To read more click on this link: http://www.srpnet.com/newsroom/releases/101317.aspx
Gila Bend was featured on Arizona Highways with Robin Sewell. Click the link to watch the half-hour television program that aired May 2016.
The Gila Bend Museum is bursting with history and artifacts dating back centuries. The museum is located at 644 W. Pima St. next to the Town Offices. YOU DON'T WANT TO MISS IT! (click purple button for photos of artifacts).
Chamber of Commerce meetings
1st Wednesday of the month (12 noon)
Gila Bend Elks Lodge - 1400 E Pima St.
Town Council Meetings
2nd & 4th Tuesday of each month (6pm),
Gila Bend High School Media Room
308 N Martin Street, Gila Bend.
Click for more info or call 928.683.2255
Urban Fishing Pond at the Rotary Centennial Park on S. Martin Ave. Urban Fishing License required to fish. Contact Parks & Rec Dept. at 928-683-2255 for details.
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The beautiful Sonoran Desert National Monument is Gila Bend's backyard. So many natural and historical wonders are located in and around Gila Bend that attract visitors from around the world.
Check out the tourism brochure located under the "Tourism" tab above for things to see and do around Gila Bend.
Gila Bend is the nation's leader in the creation of a modern, renewable energy grid.