Big crowd expected when Casa Grande council discusses Dreamport zoning, taxes 

A sun-drenched land of rides, attractions and hotels may be coming to the Arizona desert near the junction of Interstate 8 and Interstate 10 in Casa Grande. (The Block Sports Co./Casa Grande Dispatch)

(Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Block Sports Group)

By Heather Smathers | Casa Grande Dispatch

CASA GRANDE — Residents will have an opportunity to weigh in on a proposed amusement park in Casa Grande.

At a special meeting Wednesday, the Casa Grande City Council will consider rezoning nearly 1,500 acres along Interstate 8 into a planned area development to include Dreamport Villages, a proposed extreme sports park.

The Block Sports Group, parent company of Dreamport Villages, also plans to include residential and commercial spaces.