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Goodyear, Arizona is a city in West Phoenix that has more to offer than you may know. Take a look at this short perspective on the City of Goodyear.

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Goodyear, Arizona Information

  1. 1. The City of Goodyear A short Perspective <br />Glendale and Peoria<br />Arizona’s New Destination Cities <br />Published by Elise Fay<br />
  2. 2. Course Outline<br />Expand our knowledge base of the NW Valley<br /> Focus on The City of Goodyear<br />What do these cities have to offer?<br />Community Services<br />Shopping <br />Dining<br />Entertainment<br />Lifestyle<br />Aren’t they just “way the heck out there”?<br />Who would want to live out there anyway?<br />Goodyear - Arizona’s new “Destination City”<br />
  3. 3. The History of Goodyear<br />Goodyear, Arizona<br />Goodyear was founded in 1917 by Paul Litchfield of Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company<br />Goodyear was incorporated as a city on November 19, 1946<br />Goodyear is the fourth fastest growing suburban city under 100,000 population in the U.S<br />Goodyear grew at approximately a 16% growth rate each year from 2000-2006<br />MAG/City of Goodyear Planning Department population estimate:  July 1, 2009 - 62,554<br />
  4. 4. West Valley Community Services <br />
  5. 5. Healthcare<br /><ul><li> Banner Estrella Medical Center is 214 bed facility that offers all private rooms.
  6. 6. The 50 acre medical campus offers a full array of services.
  7. 7. Banner Estrella is part of the nonprofit Banner Health network of hospitals.
  8. 8. Cancer Treatment Centers of America opened it’s 4th location in Goodyear AZ in December 2008.
  9. 9. 213,000 SF facility resides on a 25 acre site.
  10. 10. Promises another sanctuary of hope and healing for people fighting cancer.</li></li></ul><li>Education<br /><ul><li> Goodyear residents are served by three elementary school districts and two high school districts.
  11. 11. With a K-12 student body nearing 10,000 students, every school in Goodyear is meeting the standards set forth by No Child Left Behind.
  12. 12. Additionally, the schools are meeting the AZ Learns standards with the highly respected rankings of performing and highly performing.</li></ul>Several K-12 schools, as well as local area colleges serve Goodyear residents. With high performance report card ratings and the active pursuit to attain exemplary post-secondary institutions for learning, Goodyear is constantly striving to maintain excellence.<br />
  13. 13. Goodyear Shopping & Dining<br />
  14. 14. Goodyear…The Retail Center of the Southwest Valley<br /><ul><li> At McDowell Rd, Goodyear Centerpointe and the Market at Estrella Falls bring over 15 new major retailers plus numerous shops, services and restaurants.
  15. 15. Litchfield Rd. has become the heart of shopping and dining in Goodyear. Several power centers fill the area as well as many of the major chain restaurants.</li></li></ul><li> Goodyear Arizona: A Regional Destination<br /><ul><li>Estrella Falls, the Southwest Valley's first super regional shopping center is poised to make Goodyear a regional destination.
  16. 16. Spanning more than 300 acres, the entire project will bring 2 million square feet of shopping, dining, and entertainment upon build out.
  17. 17. Estrella Falls comprises a power center, super regional shopping center, expansive public spaces and parks, residential, office and hotel developments, and dynamic public art and entertainment</li></li></ul><li>GoodyearEntertainment<br />
  18. 18. Baseball at it’s Finest!<br />
  19. 19. Goodyear Spring Training<br /><ul><li> The Goodyear Ballpark opened on February 21, 2009
  20. 20. Located on a 3-acre parcel southeast of the future Goodyear City Center.
  21. 21. The stadium has a total seating capacity of 10,300</li></li></ul><li>Goodyear Ballpark-S. Ballpark Way<br /><ul><li>Home of the Cleveland Indians and Cincinnati Reds.
  22. 22. The Cleveland Indians joined the Arizona Cactus League in 2009
  23. 23. The Cincinnati Reds will host their first Spring Training season at the Goodyear Ballpark in 2010.</li></li></ul><li>University of Phoenix Stadium<br />Home of the: <br /><ul><li> Arizona Cardinals
  24. 24. Tostitos Fiesta Bowl</li></ul>And host of Super Bowl XLII in January 08<br />
  25. 25. Arena, Glendale<br />Home of the:<br /><ul><li> Phoenix Coyotes </li></ul> Hockey Team<br /><ul><li> Arizona Sting</li></ul> Lacrosse Team <br />
  26. 26. Goodyear Lifestyles<br />
  27. 27. Goodyear Parks & Recreation<br />Goodyear Swimming Pool<br />Ball Fields<br />
  28. 28. Goodyear Community Park<br />27 Acre Community Park<br /><ul><li> Softball & Little League Fields
  29. 29. Tennis Courts
  30. 30. Volleyball Courts
  31. 31. Basketball Courts
  32. 32. Ramadas with BBQ Grills
  33. 33. Playgrounds</li></li></ul><li>Children’s Splash Pad<br />Located in Goodyear’s Community Park<br />
  34. 34. Skate Park<br />This is a multi-use facility for skateboards,<br />in-line skates and RipSticks<br />
  35. 35. Golf Courses<br />Pebble Creek Golf Course<br />Estrella Mountain Golf Course<br />Palm Valley Golf Course<br />
  36. 36. Westgate City Center, Glendale<br />Dining<br />Entertainment & Shopping <br />
  37. 37. GoodyearReal Estate At Its Best<br />For more information: <br />Don’t Delay, Call FAY…Today <br />602-329-7782<br />Visit my website.<br />