The North Mountain Business Alliance (NMBA) invites local business owners and community activists to attend its next meeting, set for 11:30 a.m.-1:15 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 26 at the SSC Boring building, 1951 W. North Lane.

The meeting is free; lunch is provided. Connect with your business neighbors, hear updates about the progress of the city-designated redevelopment area (bordered the I-17 freeway, 19th Avenue, Mountain View Road and Cholla Avenue), get the latest crime statistics for the area, and more.

RSVPs are requested to or by calling 602-997-6164.