On Saturday, October 22nd from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., residents of Rancho Sahuarita are invited to attend a very special barbecue. This event, meant to honor the service and sacrifice of all our community's members of the Armed Forces, will feature music, family entertainment and lunch - cooked by team members of Rural/Metro Fire Department. The event will take place at the brand new Armed Forces Tribute in the community, which opened in July of this year.
On September 10, 2016, the Town of Sahuarita and Rancho Sahuarita (in cooperation with Arizona Game and Fish), hosted the annual Fishing Festival event at Sahuarita Lake.
Town residents turned up to enjoy fishing, fun and family entertainment. The day also included the return of the “Whatever Floats Your Boat Competition”, where residents were invited to display their own boats and compete for the title of “King of Sahuarita Lake” and prize money.
In Sahuarita, Rural/Metro firefighters play an important role in helping to keep the community safe and secure. Captain John Sims shared his experiences with Rural/Metro, working in Sahuarita, and what it means to him to be able to serve and protect the community.
1. How long have you been with Rural/Metro and in your role? What made you want to choose this career?
I have been in Emergency services for over 26 years in very different geographic areas. I started with Rural/Metro very...
With summer coming to a close, it is a great time to do a little “summer cleaning” and get you and your home ready for the new season ahead! Between the changing weather and schedules, and the many new and exciting events coming to Rancho Sahuarita starting in September, you can be sure there is plenty to keep you busy in the coming months.
Here are some fun tips for residents to de-clutter from the summer rush, and welcome in the new season with open arms.
Summer of 2016 was a great one in Rancho Sahuarita, marked by new and exciting events, amenities and more! The Splash Park at Club Rancho Sahuarita, which is open beginning Memorial Day each year, will officially close for the season on Labor Day; but not before the annual closing celebration is had!
Residents can join the team at Rancho Sahuarita on Saturday, September 3rd from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. for fun events, activities, and entertainment, including: