The New River/Desert Hills
Community Association is dedicated to the preservation of our Community and its
life style as reflected by the Maricopa County Land Use Plan,
New River Area Plan. We are working to make New River/Desert Hills the
best community in Arizona and we need your support.
There are many Community meetings happening during the month of May. Please check the calendar in this newsletter; also, you should have received an email from us.
If not, please send me your email address and I will include you with the recent and future emails. Email to
Some dates and speakers to remember:
- May 11th Kiwanis LobsterFest at The Station on the frontage road just south of New River Rd
- May 15th Special community meeting and Ice Cream Social along with a presentation from DVUSD on line item budget and the merger of NCC with the Desert Foothills Land Trust.
- And more…
Area Government Speakers:
Town Hall Community Meeting, Friday, May 10th, starts at 9am in the Tramonto Fire Station community room. NR/DHCA, the meeting sponsor, has planned the meetings for the 2nd Friday of each month throughout the year. The speakers are from the State, County and City of Phoenix. We thank City of Phoenix Councilman Jim Waring for arranging the community room for the entire year of 2013. You will find an announcement on our website, newsletter and other local newspaper/media on a monthly basis prior to each meeting. NR/DHCA goal is to encourage government transparency and community participation.
More.... Please visit our website at
If you have not done so already, we encourage you to join our association. Your involvement ensures that your opinions and needs are heard at the local and state government levels. Involvement also shows developers that the community cares and is watching. To join, click on our member form on the web, fill in the form and then print it. Then mail it, along with your $20 check to the address on the form. If you have an interest in becoming a sponsor of our monthly newsletter and on our website, please contact me at
Alan@NRDHCA.com or 602-432-2800.
I look forward to area residents attending our monthly Community Evening Meetings at the Crossroad Christian Fellowship Church: 7:30 PM on the second Tuesday of each month, except during the month of May
when we will have a
special meeting on the 15th,
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New River - Desert Hills Community Association Overview
Click HERE for ByLaws
|Why be a Member?
- Have a role in how this area is developed.
- Benefit from the linkage
that the association has with the various levels of government (County,
State, Federal, cities, etc.).
- Receive the NR-DHCA
newsletter by mail and/or e-mail.
- Receive eNews Alerts
from NR-DHCA on breaking events/information affecting our community.
- Have voting rights at the
annual March general election of NR-DHCA Board of Directors.
- Be eligible to be
nominated and elected to the NR-DHCA Board of Directors.
|Who can be a member?
Section 3.1. Membership. A membership in good standing is an individual, family, or organization that has paid annual dues to the NR/DHCA. NR/DHCA has two categories of membership.
1) Regular Membership – Has at least one member eighteen (18) years of age or older and is a(n):
- Individual residing in the New River/Desert Hills area herein defined in Section 8.1, or
- Family (a group of two or more persons residing at the same address in the New River/Desert Hills area, or
- Business, organization, or corporation that owns business property in the New River/Desert Hills area.
2) Honorary Membership – Has at least one member eighteen (18) years of age or older but has no persons residing or owning property in the New River/Desert Hills area.
The Board retains the right at their sole discretion, to accept Regular Memberships that have no members residing or owning business property in the New River/Desert Hills area, if it is deemed to be in the best interests of NR/DHCA.
Members are accepted without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, citizenship, sex, age, physical ability, or other non-merit based factors.
|How much does membership cost?
$20 per household (i.e. address) for one year membership. Annual
membership is the calendar year.
NR-DHCA is an all-volunteer incorporated non-profit supported solely by
|How do you join?
and send it with a $20 check to:
River/Desert Hills Community Association
515 E. Carefree Highway, #300
Phoenix, AZ 85085-8839
can NR/DHCA help you?
NR/DHCA now offers sponsor advertising space in its monthly newsletter and on
its website- $25 for 1 month and $100 for 6 months. For a 12 month
subscription, non-members pay $150 and members pay $125. Space is
limited – 1st come, 1st served
are the meetings
NR/DHCA Community Meetings are the 2nd Tuesday of every month and held at the Crossroads Christian Fellowship (42425 N. New River Rd., New River, Arizona), start at 7:30 PM, and end by 9:00 PM unless otherwise noted. Everyone is welcomed.
Meet our sponsors - Show your support for their community services!!