The Community News

Phoenix Public Transit Launches Neighborhood Transit Study

by on September 15, 2022 0

As part of the Transportation 2050 program, the City of Phoenix Public Transit Department is launching a Neighborhood Transit Study (NTS) to get feedback from the community on existing neighborhood circulator routes such as the DASH, MARY, SMART and ALEX. The first phase of the study will focus on the downtown Phoenix circulator known as the Downtown Area Shuttle (DASH). ​ The...

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Help Children at Dutch Bros’ Buck for Kids

by on September 13, 2022 0

On Friday, September 16, $1 from every drink sold will benefit the health, hope and healing at Phoenix Children’s at a critical time for healthcare. Order your favorite Dutch Bros drink, and no matter what drink you choose, you can feel good that it is benefiting the Hope Fund, which supports more than 60...

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MCSO Expands Fleet of Covertly Equipped Traffic Enforcement Vehicles After Receiving $110K Grant

by on September 8, 2022 0

The Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office announced today that it is expanding its fleet of covertly equipped traffic enforcement vehicles after receiving a generous grant from the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety (GOHS). The two newly acquired vehicles will be used to improve the overall safety on our public roads and highways. The expanded fleet...

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Trash and Recycling Day to Change for Most Phoenix Customers

by on September 7, 2022 0

To maximize efficiencies and customer service, the City of Phoenix Public Works Department is implementing new trash and recycling collection days citywide beginning Monday, Oct. 3. The reroute effort will result in a collection day change for approximately 80 percent of customers. Residents are encouraged to visit to access the citywide map to find their new collection day. Residents...

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Vice Mayor Pastor, Councilwoman Ansari and Aliento Launch New Phoenix Promise Program  

by on September 1, 2022 0

On Wednesday, the Phoenix City Council unanimously approved a contract with the Maricopa County Community College District Foundation to implement the Phoenix Promise Program, a tuition assistance program for eligible Phoenix residents attending Maricopa County Community College District schools. On June 7, 2022, City Council approved a budget of $5 million from the City’s...

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GIITEM Detectives Seize 22 Firearms, Thousands of Rounds of Ammunition and Drugs During Phoenix Search Warrant

by on August 29, 2022 0

On Thursday, August 18, 2022, AZDPS Gang & Immigration Intelligence Team Enforcement Mission (GIITEM) detectives served a residential search warrant near 89th Avenue and Thomas Road in Phoenix following a criminal investigation. While serving the warrant, detectives seized 13 handguns, 7 rifles, 2 shotguns, a crossbow, a sword, and approximately 13,000 rounds of ammunition...

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