Last week, the Valley 101 podcast explored the historic growth of Maricopa County. If you haven’t listened to that episode yet, we suggest starting there.
But if you’re up to speed, let’s move ahead. Phoenix and the Valley of the Sun are expected to grow. Different parts of Maricopa County will grow at different rates. West Valley: We’re looking at you. You’ve got something big coming.
In this episode, we’ll break down the numbers. We’ll also explore what this growth could mean for our economy, housing, transportation and water usage.
This episode covers a lot of ground. If you want us to dig deeper into any facet of our anticipated growth, let us know by submitting your question below.
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In this episode, you’ll hear:
- What our population is expected to look like in 2055
- Which areas of the Valley are going to see the most growth
- What this means for our quality of life
- One lesson a historian wants you to know as we plan for growth
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