Phoenix Is Ready for More Rapid Growth

2020 Certification Level: Silver

Source: USA Today

Staving Off a Drought With Data

The Colorado River, one of Phoenix’s primary sources of water.
Photo by Mark Capurso courtesy of the City of Phoenix.

Smarter Trash Collection

“Our employees and leaders recognized early on that our delivery of solid waste services relies heavily on the efficient use of transportation, and in order to improve our delivery each time, we needed good data to help us determine our challenges and strengths,” says Deputy Public Works Director Felipe Moreno.

Everyone Deserves Some Shade

Phoenix’s flyer on the warning signs of heat exhaustion
Source: Phoenix Summer Heat Safety



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