Association for the Development Of a Better Environment
ADOBE was created in 1989 to oversee and implement the orderly growth of the Gold Canyon area. ADOBE gathers and disseminates information and data to the membership concerning any public, private, governmental, commercial, or developmental activities that may affect the character and/or environment of the community, and then serves as a conduit between these entities. The association may initiate, endorse, or oppose issues that may affect the community, and when appropriate, establish, appoint, or commission the formation of citizen action and/or study groups.
Upcoming Events & 2018/2019 Meetings
December 9, 2018 – ADOBE Christmas Party at the Gold Canyon Best Western Hotel. Event will be held from 6pm to 8:30pm. ADOBE will provide the main dish and dessert. Each member is asked to bring a side dish, to include salads. There will be music, games and gift baskets, but most of all - membership fellowship. ADOBE Members only, but memberships will be taken at the door.
January 17, 2019 – ADOBE Meeting. Election of ADOBE Board Officers, Annual Financial Report, and a presentation by Tom McDonald from “Smiling Dog Landscapes”, Gold Canyon, AZ. Tom will be discussing all things landscaping, and will have a Q&A with the attendees.
February 21, 2019 – ADOBE Meeting. A presentation by Pinal County Sheriff Mark Lamb. Sherriff Lamb will address a host of Pinal County police operations, functions and programs. The Sherriff will also have a Q&A with the attendees.
- That local citizens should be responsive to their own needs by allowing them to maintain local standards and controls, and that grass roots involvement best reflects established local values.
- Planned, quality development will enhance property values, lifestyle, and security.
- Property owners have the right to do with their land that which is in the law, in conjunction with local ordinances, and state and federal laws that preserve the health, safety and welfare of the public.
- Quality commercial development – which is essential to orderly growth and controlled and logical taxation – will ensure commercial developers are attracted to the community while keeping in compliance with established local standards of development.
The purpose of A.D.O.B.E. is to gather and disseminate to its membership information
pertaining to any public, private, government, commercial or developmental activities that
may affect the present or future character or environment of the community, and
to serve as a conduit between these entities and the membership
A page dedicated to:
thru our members eyes!
March 21, 2009 – ADOBE Meeting. This meeting will feature a Special presentation of Footprints Matter to Us, a mediated panel discussion of stewardship and responsible recreation in the Sonoran Desert. The panel for these questions/answers and a discussion session will include top representatives from Tonto National Forest, Mesa District Office; AZ State Land Department, Trespass Investigator and OHV Manager; Pinal County Sheriff Mark Lamb; and Arizona Game and Fish Department, Wildlife Manager III. Natural Restorations, the Arizona State Parks & Trails OHV Coordinator and Pinal County Open Space & Trails personnel also will attend. The session will include a short presentation by each of the participants, as well as extensive time for questions from the audience.
April, 2019 – ADOBE Annual Spring Picnic. The picnic will be held at the Gold Canyon Best Western Hotel. Date and time will be selected later in 2019.
Glenn A. Walp, President of ADOBE
ADOBE –“The Voice of Gold Canyon since 1989”