​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Media Contacts & Resources

Tha​nk you for your interest in the Street Transportation Department. The department’s Communications and Public Engagement Team is responsible for handling media inquiries. This includes requests to interview Street Transportation Director Kini Knudson, requests for comment(s), questions about our services and programs and requests for tours of our facilities.​

Check out our latest news releases for story ideas. Please contact us if you require additional information or would like to coordinate an interview.​

Street Transportation Media Contacts and Area of Responsibility

Please call 602-292-3704 if the area you are inquiring about is not listed below. 

​Ashley Patton

Senior Public Information Officer


Mobile (Call/Text): 602-292-3704

  • Accelerated Pavement Maintenance Program 
  • Bicycle Infrastructure & Programming
  • Capital Improvement Projects: Planning, Design & Construction​
  • City Engineer
  • E-Scooters
  • Grand Canalscape
  • Street Closures (Planned)
  • Streetlights 
  • Street signs
  • Traffic Signals​​​​

​Heather Murphy

Communications & Public Engagement Coordinator


Office: 602-495-7271

Mobile/Text: 602-292-3883

  • Adopt-A-Street Program
  • Bridges
  • Capital Improvement Projects:​ Planning, Design & Construction
  • Cool Pavement Pilot Program
  • Street Closures (Emergency)
  • Safety - Traffic, Bicycle, Pedestrian & School
  • Street Maintenance 
  • Storm Preparedness & Response Operations​​​