​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

 

 

The City of Phoenix Paying Customer’s Outstanding City Services Billshttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/water-services/2052Water Services9/7/2021 11:25:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/2052/Newsroom_Water_055.jpgThe City of Phoenix Paying Customer’s Outstanding City Services Bills<div class="ExternalClass6C669381B15B48DBA27F8C4669E5CFFF"><html> ​The Phoenix City Council has earmarked $5 million to help customers impacted financially by the pandemic pay utility bills.<br><br> Customers, that are delinquent as of Sept. 8, 2021, can apply for the city's Deferred Payment Arrangement (DPA) Recovery Program to pay a portion of customer's outstanding city services bill. <br><br> Using funding from the Federal American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA), the city will pay two-thirds of the customer's delinquent balance as of Sept. 8, 2021​. The customer will be responsible for the remaining one-third of the delinquent balance and would be paid over an agreed-upon amount of time frame.<br><br> Accounts that are eligible for the assistance must meet the following criteria:<br><ul><li>​City of Phoenix Single-Family Residential (SFR) customer.</li> <li>Residential property is located within Phoenix taxable boundaries.</li> <li>A minimum of 12 months of consecutive service.</li> <li>Must be enrolled in a DPA by Sept. 30, 2021.<br></li> <li>No water theft or tampering on the account.</li> <li>No fees, such as returned checks or tampering fees. </li> <li>Experienced financial hardship due to COVID-19.</li> </ul>  Accounts that are ineligible are high water use accounts (average 50 centum cubic feet (CCF) or greater), multiple SFR accounts, and property management and commercial accounts.<br><br> Customers will have until Sept. 30, 2021, to enroll in a deferred payment arrangement or make a payment to their account to place the account in good standing. If the account is still outstanding, the customer will be placed on a <a target="_blank" href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v1Ia79g1nsw&t=39s">low flow device</a>. The low flow device will be installed for no more than three months. Following the installment of the low flow device, customers will have three months to make a payment towards their account before service is turned off. <br><p> Customers are encouraged to enroll in a <a target="_blank" href="/waterservicessite/Documents/Deferred_Payment_Arrangement_How_To_Final.pdf">deferred payment arrangement</a>​ (<a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zV4mFAbi9Q4" target="_blank">en español</a>) by using <a target="_blank" href="/payonline">Phoenix at Your Service</a> or by calling 602-262-6251. </p><br><em>Updated: Sept. 10, 2021</em><br><br> <strong>Media Contact:    </strong> <br>Athena Sanchez<br> Public Information Officer, Phoenix Water <br> Cell: 602-621-0507<br> Email: <a target="_blank" href="mailto:athena.sanchez@phoenix.gov">athena.sanchez@phoenix.gov</a><br><br> <p style="text-align:center;">### ​<br></p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/waterservicesNewswater-servicesCity of Phoenix Water DeptPhoenix Water Services PHX Water Deferred Payment ArrangementPhoenix Water Services, PHX Water, City Services, Deferred Payment ArrangementAthena Sanchez602-621-0507602-261-8681athena.sanchez@phoenix.govhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/MediaContact/Attachments/82/Athena_Sanchez.jpgPHXWater

 

 

Former Eye Opener Restaurant gets New Life helping kick off new ventures along Hatcher Road.https://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/planning-and-development/2444Planning and Development8/12/2022 4:00:00 PMhttps://youtu.be/s3KZdWm2AwQ Former Eye Opener Restaurant gets New Life helping kick off new ventures along Hatcher Road.<div class="ExternalClass305E4A1FF9DE4F39ACDC7561FC5B6DCA"><html> <p> <span data-offset-key="clmos-0-0">This new adaptive reuse project could be one of many new ventures along Hatcher Road. Check out the "Eye Opener's" conversion from a restaurant to a vintage furniture showroom with help from staff & Councilwoman Deb Stark.</span>​</p> <p> <br> </p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/pddVideo
Phoenix Firefighters Use "Fido Bag" To Save Family Pethttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/fire/2443Fire8/12/2022 7:00:00 AMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/2443/dog 2.jpgPhoenix Firefighters Use "Fido Bag" To Save Family Pet<div class="ExternalClass5E97A77AC0C4452DBAAAF32F7FCB410C"><html> <p>​</p>Phoenix firefighters rescued a dog from a smoke-filled apartment in Phoenix on Thursday afternoon. Firefighters responded to reports of a fire near 19th Avenue and Dunlap and arrived to find a single apartment filled with heavy black smoke. <br><br>Upon arrival, fully turned-out firefighters from Engine 960 conducted a thorough search of the apartment; that's where they found an unresponsive dog. Firefighters carried the dog out of the apartment and quickly began resuscitation efforts.<br>​<br>Phoenix firefighters from stations 20 and 60 worked together to deploy a <a href="https://thefetchfoundation.com/fido-bags" target="_blank">'Fido Bag'</a>: Fido Bags are life-saving tools that are supplied to local fire departments and professional K9 Handlers from <a href="https://thefetchfoundation.com/home" target="_blank">the Fetch Foundation</a>.<br><br>Fido Bags contain reusable oxygen masks that have been specially designed to fit the nose of small pets including cats and rabbits and will also fit the muzzle of a large dog.<br><br>First responders on the scene used bottles of water to cool down the dog as they used the oxygen from the Fido Bag to help resuscitate it. <br><br>Thanks to support from the Automatic Aid System, the Glendale Fire Department was also on the scene and assisted with the efforts. <br><br>As the dog laid on the sidewalk receiving treatment, the owners watched from a distance. After a few minutes the dog regained consciousness and began to wag its tail. Shortly after, the dog was happily reunited with its family.<br><br><p>The Phoenix Fire Department wants to thank the Fetch Foundation for its support. The Fido Bag system offers pets across the Valley the best chance of survival in the case of an emergency.​​<br></p></html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/fireNews
Phoenix Awarded $25M RAISE Grant to Build Rio Salado Bike/Ped Bridgehttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/street-transportation/2441Street Transportation8/11/2022 11:30:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/2441/USDOT Rio Salado bridge presser.jpgPhoenix Awarded $25M RAISE Grant to Build Rio Salado Bike/Ped Bridge<div class="ExternalClassE151A7F15FF6451AAC5144BFB56747CC"><html> <p>​U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg and Phoenix Mayor Kate Gallego joined a host of community members and elected officials on Thursday at the Rio Salado Audubon Center to announce that the City of Phoenix is the recipient of a $25 million Rebuilding American Infrastructure with Sustainability and Equity (RAISE) grant. City staff submitted an application for the grant earlier this year.<br></p><p>WATCH: <a target="_blank" href="/newsroom/street-transportation/2442">Rio Salado Bike/Ped Bridge RAISE Grant News Conference​</a><br></p><p>Phoenix will use the discretionary federal funding to construct the long-proposed Rio Salado Bike and Pedestrian Bridge, that will cross the river bed in alignment with 3rd Street and create impactful connectivity between south Phoenix and the city's downtown region.</p><p>When completed, the bridge will provide residents without a motor vehicle, or who prefer not to drive on every trip, with a safe option to cross the Rio Salado and gain improved access to jobs, schools, services and other opportunities. The bridge also will offer a convenient connection to the currently under construction South Central Light Rail Extension, and provide residents with increased recreational and exercise options with its proximity to the trails within the Rio Salado Habitat Restoration Area.</p><p>In addition to the construction of the bridge, the project will include solar lighting upgrades along the existing Rio Salado pathway from Central Avenue to 40th Street.<br></p><p>Updates about the project and information regarding future community feedback opportunities will be available on the <a target="_blank" href="/streets/3rdStreetRioSalado">3rd Street Rio Salado Projects webpage</a>. <br></p><p>Congress dedicated $2.2 billion in fiscal year 2022 RAISE grants to fund projects like this one that have a significant local or regional transportation impact. RAISE funding is a result of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law that was passed by Congress in November 2021.​<br></p><br></html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/streetsNews

 

 

Water ServicesPHXWaterhttps://www.phoenix.gov/waterservicesWater Serviceswater-servicesWater Depthttps://www.youtube.com/user/cityofphoenixazhttps://nextdoor.com/agency-detail/az/phoenix/city-of-phoenixphxwaterphxwaterTwitter

 ‭(Hidden)‬ Catalog-Item Reuse