Who changes the light bulbs in the Eiffel Tower, works atop tall Las Vegas casinos and dangles over the Grand Canyon? Rope access technicians who clean, fix and maintain structures hanging from ropes like rock climbers.
Cities across the Valley are looking inward these days, refocusing resources and money on creating attractive downtowns. Now, Mesa city officials are hoping a deal with Arizona State University will jump start their downtown’s growth.
The worker was airlifted to a trauma center after suffering injuries from a 40-foot fall. The Surprise Fire Department said this happened after a large concrete girder collapsed on the construction site.
Firefighters continue to work to contain the Tenderfoot Fire which started Wednesday afternoon. For Yarnell’s residents and the firefighters, it’s an emotional time. And again they’re doing whatever it takes to save their town.
Part 4: In the last two years, more than 10,000 child migrants have faced deportation proceedings without ever finding a lawyer to help them. Thousands more children face the same fate despite government efforts to fund more free lawyers.
It's terrible déjà vu for the hundreds of Yarnell residents who've been evacuated, some of whom only recently rebuilt. In June of 2013, the Yarnell Hill Fire became Arizona’s deadliest-ever wildfire, taking 19 lives and destroying 130 homes.
As more people move to the suburb located 35 miles west of downtown Phoenix, city leaders are touting their business- friendly philosophy. On Saturday, Buckeye will hold its second annual Small Business and Entrepreneurship Expo.
The Arizona officials responsible for managing the state’s investments must dole out the millions of dollars owed to schools from the recently-passed Proposition 123, unless a court tells them otherwise.