Surprise Mayor, Sharon Wolcott, is disappointed with the lack of progress on the 550-acre* development, The City at Surprise. The property located at Bell Rd & Litchfield Rd is to be the site of a spring training facility, government center, urban park complex.
Developer Surprise Center Development Company, an affiliate of Carefree Partners Investment, LLC, has not impressed the mayor with any progress.
* The article indicates the property is 550 acres. Carefree Partners’ website indicates the property is 765 acres, 115 acres donated to the city... leaving it at 650 acres.