American Family Fields of Phoenix Spring Training Complex Unveiled - News FeedPLAY BALL!! Maryvale #Baseball Park Reopens as American Family Fields of #Phoenix, home of the Milwaukee Brewers Spring Training camp. Take a peek at the this state-of-art- Arizona facility located in the heart of Maryvale, Arizona.
City Update - Get Your Taxes Done for FREE - Volunteer Income Tax AssistanceCity Update - Get Your Taxes Done for FREE - Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
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Free Tax Preparation Assistance - City UpdateIt’s that time of the year again! Tax season. Each tax season, the city of Phoenix's Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) campaign helps working families who earned less than $55,000 in 2018 with free tax preparation and filing services. In addition, the city of Phoenix Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program has two alternatives for filing taxes for those meeting eligibility requirements. For more information about any of these programs or for a list of the EITC site locations and hours of operation, visit http://www.phoenix.gov/EITC. #taxes #EITC #VITA
Phoenix Section 8 Housing Information - City UpdateThe city of Phoenix Housing Department will accept online applications for the Section 8/Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program beginning at 9 a.m. Monday, Aug. 8 through Friday, Aug. 12 at 5 p.m. Once the application period closes, 10,000 applicants will be randomly selected using a lottery system and will be placed on the wait list. "We are thrilled that Phoenix can now offer this program electronically versus having residents stand in long lines and fill out applications by hand," said Cindy Stotler, Housing Department Director. "Customer service comes first and in order to better serve our customers, the online application will be offered in English and Spanish, residents will have several days to apply, and everyone will have an equal opportunity to get on the wait list through a lottery selection process." Residents are required to complete their applications ONLINE ONLY at phoenix.gov/housing. Public facilities such as libraries and community centers will provide computer access at no cost. The city's HCV program is funded by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and is available for low-income individuals and families to provide safe and decent affordable housing. Program participants pay at least 30 percent of their adjusted gross monthly income toward their rent to a private landlord of their choice and the program pays the landlord the remaining balance of the rent. Families from the Section 8 wait list are selected in accordance with HUD requirements and local preferences.
Planning and Development Department - 2018 International Building Codes AdoptedOn June 6, 2018, the Phoenix City Council approved the adoption of the 2018 family of International Building Codes in addition to the 2017 National Electric Code. Check out some of the details as Planning and Development Staff undergo training to help provide the best information and customer service to our clients.
Check it Out - Phoenix Public Library Show Episode No. 1“Check it Out” is PHXTV’s newest show featuring what else? The #Phoenix Public #Library. With 17 public libraries in Phoenix, there is a little something for everyone. This fun, quick paced program provides you with a glimpse of some cool programs for customers. Check out a program that teaches sign language to babies! Did you know that you can check out seeds to grown in your #garden or can join a #book club at the library?
Helping You Vote - On Location with Councilwoman Laura PastorCouncilwoman Laura Pastor is on location at #CesarChavezHighSchool with voter-turnout advocate, Eva, to help youth #Voters prepare for the upcoming #Election day. Tune in to find important information and how and where to vote.
Buying a Home - Dreams Do Come True - Section 32 HousingThe Section 32 Homeownership Program is offered to first-time homebuyers who are at or below 80% the Area Median Income (AMI), and who will use the home as their primary residence. The purchase price will be the current appraised value of the home. Eligible properties must pass a Housing Quality Standards (HQS) Inspection. Homeownership, financial fitness and hands-on maintenance classes are also required.
Arena Public Information Meeting - Talking Stick Resort Arena - January 5, 2019The public was invited to attend this meeting to discuss the proposed #Renovation for the city-owned #Downtown Arena, known as #TalkingStickResortArena. Much of the information presented, including background and history of the facility, the proposed agreement and frequently asked questions involving the Arena can be found on Phoenix.gov/Arena
News Conference-- Google Fiber Network Could Bring 1,000Mbps to Residents
South Central Light Rail Extension - Keeping Up With Councilwoman Felicita MendozaOn this episode of Keeping Up with Councilwoman Mendoza, the Councilwoman visits with Markus Coleman the City of Phoenix TOD Grant Administrator for the South-Central Light Rail Extension. The two discuss the resources available to business owners throughout the extension process and where to find further information.
Phoenix Pets - Dog ParksOn this episode of Phoenix Pets find out about dog parks in the city of Phoenix and Dana Humphrey "the Pet Lady" shows you how to travel with your pet.
Park Lee Apartments Designated to Historic Property RegisterIt’s the first multi-family property to make its way on to the Phoenix Historic Property Register. The Park Alice Apartments at 16th Avenue and Highland restored thanks to the efforts of the Housing Department and Planning and Development’s Historic Preservation Office. Check out the history of these beautiful affordable housing apartments and the efforts that ensure they will stay the Phoenix “gem” they always have been.
Job in a Day!Everyone is welcome to apply for a new career in more than a dozen city departments at the City of Phoenix Get Hired! Job event. Hundreds of positions are looking to be filled. All applicants are strongly encouraged to pre-register for the event, bring several copies of their resume and dress for interviews. It’s happening Thursday, August 25, from 10:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. at the Phoenix Convention Center, West Building, 100 level. More information can be found on phoenix.gov/jobs.
Graffiti Busters - City UpdateThe City of Phoenix #GraffitiBusters remove #graffiti from properties with permission from property owners. Each time graffiti is removed from the property, Graffiti Busters staff provide the property owner with information on the program and offer free color-matched paint. During "Graffiti Free Phoenix" month, the city encourages residents across the community to join in the effort to keep Phoenix graffiti free. To support this vision, the #NeighborhoodServicesDepartment (NSD) provides free paint and supplies to any group organizing a community clean-up to help us wipe out graffiti in Phoenix
City Update - Head Start ProgramThe City of Phoenix Head Start Program is actively recruiting infants & young children to their programs. Parents can learn more about qualifications on how to apply. For more info, go to www.phoenix.gov/headstart
City Update - City of Phoenix Offers Free Tax Preparation AssistanceSince 2003, the City of Phoenix Human Services Department has implemented an Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) Campaign. Throughout the course of the campaign, more than 66,800 low- and moderate- income families have received more than $88 million in federal funds at free tax preparation sites across Phoenix. Nationally, EITC lifted an estimated 6.5 million people out of poverty, including 3.3 million children.
On The Job- Jennifer Moore, Phoenix Police Officer
City Update-- VITA Tax Preparation
Phoenix Employee Retirement Information Session, Oct. 16, 2014Videotaped Oct. 16 at Phoenix Council Chambers. NOTE: The Retirement website address shown and referred to in this presentation has changed. The website address is now phoenix.gov/copers.
YESPHX with Councilman Daniel Valenzuela - Bio Science High School#yesphx with Councilman Daniel Valenzuela - Bio Science High School
City Update - Landlord Tenant CounselingPHXTV Station manager, Deborah Sedillo Dugan, finds out how the Neighborhood Services Department Landlord Tenant Counseling program provides education to both landlords and tenants on their rights under the Arizona Residential Landlord and Tenant Act from Landlord/Tenant Counselor Sharron Sauls. The Neighborhood Services Department is home to the only city-run certified Landlord/Tenant Counseling Program in Arizona. For more information go to: https://www.phoenix.gov/nsd/programs/landlord-tenant-counseling
Talking Trash - Episode 14In this episode of Talking Trash, we sat down with Councilwoman Laura Pastor, who is an avid recycler, and talked about different materials that can be placed in the blue recycling bin or should be donated instead. Then our Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) coordinator gives tips that you need to know before you go to the next HHW event. You’ll meet our new recycling coordinator who will answer the most-asked recycling questions from our social media followers; and finally, you will get a glimpse of what happens at Phoenix Public Works’ customer service section.
My Community Maps - Planning and Development“My Community Maps” is a helpful tool for residents to learn about development activity going on in the city and in their neighborhood. Planning and Development Public Information Officer Angie Holdsworth and GIS Coordinator David Miller show you how it works.