March 2024

Wednesday, March 20, 2024

Dove Mountain Civic Group

Community Fair

5:30pm - 7:30pm

The Highlands at Dove Mountain

Clubhouse Ballroom

4949 W Heritage Club Blvd.

To Date, the following organizations will be participating:

Associa Arizona

Cottonwood Properties

Friends of Ironwood Forest

Living Desert Alliance

Marana Food Bank & Community Resource Center

Marana Health Care

Marana Police Department

Northwest Fire District

Rescue Me Marana

Sol Dog Lodge

Tortolita Alliance

Town of Marana

Trico Electric Coop

Tucson Water

Youth Education Supporters (Y.E.S.)

The Dove Mountain Civic Group is hosting a Community Fair for our Dove Mountain Area residents to get to know their area service providers and support systems. This Community Fair will be held on March 20, 2024 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm at the Highlands at Dove Mountain clubhouse ballroom located at 4949 W. Heritage Club Blvd, Marana AZ 85658. This will be an informal event and residents will be able to circulate around to the various tables during the evening to request information, ask questions and get to know the people who represent these entities.

Come show your support for these organizations and the Dove Mountain Civic Group

March 19, 2024

Presidential Preference Election


PPE, an election in which voters choose who they would like to be their presidential

candidate in the upcoming 2024 General Election.

• Some states call it a presidential primary, a presidential preference primary, etc.

Who Can Vote

• Only registered Democrats & Republicans (no other parties are participating).

All the details and important dates for the PPE can be found here: 

County Recorder/Early Voting Sites

"Moonrise Over Tortolitas" - by David Pederson - Dove Mountain Resident - South Preserve

MARANA- Join us for our award-winning celebration at the Marana Founders’ Day Parade & Festivities on March 16, 2024.

47 years ago, a group of farmers changed history. Marana was officially incorporated on March 21, 1977, and has now become the fastest-growing community in Southern Arizona.

Come celebrate the Town of Marana’s birthday and enjoy the “Biggest Little Parade in Arizona.”

Guests are encouraged to bring their own seating and come early to secure their spot along the parade route on Marana Main Street and W Civic Center Drive.

Note: The main intersections into the complex will be closed at 9:45 a.m.

Get The Details Here

Invitation to Our Readers

The D.M.C.G. is always looking for fresh and exciting content to share with our Dove Mountain Area readers. That's why we invite you to submit your ideas, articles and Dove Mountain photos to us.

Whether you have a uniquely Dove Mountain perspective or personal experience to share, an event on the Mountain to let us know about, a helpful tip to offer or a photo of the beauty you have captured here on the Mountain, we want to hear from you. We will review your submission and, if selected, feature it in an upcoming issue of our newsletter. Don't miss this opportunity to showcase your writing and photographic skills to your fellow Dove Mountain Area residents.

Email your submissions to with your name and the name of the Dove Mountain Area neighborhood you reside.

*Please read our "mission statement" at the bottom of this newsletter to determine if your submission will be a good fit for this publication. We do not accept advertisements from "for profit" businesses.

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We exist to inform, in a nonpartisan way, the Greater Dove Mountain Area Communities which are located from I-10 East along Tangerine Blvd to the Oro Valley Town Limits, North and South of Tangerine Road and South on Twin Peaks to I-10.

Marana Winter/Spring Activity Guide

An incredible array of activities for all ages and interests all year round. Guided birding and nature hikes, horseback rides, paint nights, senior programs, youth sports, hiking and running races, and community events like Concerts in the Courtyard and Camping Under the Stars are just a few of the activities awating you. Check it all out here:

Or, get a hard copy guide at the Town Hall. You can also sign up for email notification from Parks and Recreation.  

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This newsletter is sent to over 1,350 Dove Mountain Area residents. The Dove Mountain Civic Group (DMCG) is a nonpartisan, not for profit organization made up of volunteer residents who monitor issues and share information that may be of interest to you. We help inform about local government agencies, services, organizations, land development and other topics and entities whose actions might impact or be of interest to those residing in the Greater Dove Mountain Area. Residents and businesses operating in and adjacent to Dove Mountain are invited to become members. The DMCG is a 501(c)(4) organization and donations to the DMCG are NOT tax deductible. Visit our website at

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