Banner Buying Surgery Center

Banner Health is acquiring full ownership of the Union Hills Surgery Center in Glendale and will rename it Banner Del E. Webb Surgery Center.

The center will function as the outpatient surgery department for the Banner Del E. Webb Medical Center in nearby  Sun City West.

The surgery center, 18301 N. 79th Ave., Suite E-150, Glendale, will allow the Center to consolidate some of its outpatient surgeries, providing inpatient surgical capacity within the hospital’s 10 operating rooms.

Banner Health will invest more than $900,000 into the surgery center over the next few months. The improvements are projected to be completed in early September.

Update on road closures related to Loop 303

Bell Road: Right lanes will be restricted at Loop 303 through July as workers complete the ramps.  Allow extra time.

Glendale Ave: Closed from Loop 303 to Sarival Avenue for about two months.  Use Bethany Home Road.

Camelback Road: Closed between Sarival Avenue to Cotton Lane through August.  UseIndianSchool or BethanyHome Roads.

Cactus Road: Closed from Auto Show Drive and Sarival Avenue from Saturday July 14th through July 22nd.  Use Peoria Avenue.

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Terminix Pest Control bringing 300 jobs to Westgate

Memphis-based pest-control company Terminix is opening a call center at the Westgate Entertainment District in October.  This will be the largest tenant that has occupied the office space at Westgate since it’s opening seven years ago.

A job fair will be held by Terminix later in the summer and will release information on available positions at that time.

Gehan homes has 66 sites available in Surprise

Dallas-based homebuilder, Gehan Homes, is ready to start construction on new homes for it’s Hacienda @ Greer Ranch community in Surprise.  Greer Ranch lies between Cactus Road and Peoria Avenue on the north and south and Sarival Avenue and Reems Road on the west and east.  The community is southwest of Marley Park. Prices for Gehan’s spacious,  energy-efficient homes start at just under $248,000.  Prices range as high as $311,900 for a four-bedroom house with 3,947 square feet.