Christina Estes

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Senior Field Correspondent - Downtown

As a senior field correspondent, Christina Estes focuses on stories that impact our economy, your wallet and public policy.

During her 20-plus years reporting in Phoenix, Estes has worked for a variety of news outlets and covered presidential campaigns, state and local politics, education and business.

Estes's debut mystery, "Off the Air," was published in 2024. The first in a series featuring a Phoenix reporter, "Off the Air" has earned national recognition, including as a "Good Morning America" Buzz Pick.

Title Author(s) Publication Date
Phoenix launches new court for unsheltered people Christina Estes Jan. 16, 2024
Metro Phoenix inflation rate among nation’s lowest in 2023 Christina Estes Jan. 11, 2024
Phoenix Burton Barr Library to host scholarship expo for high schoolers Christina Estes Jan. 16, 2024
Phoenix could expand program to help property owners impacted by homelessness Christina Estes Jan. 10, 2024
What is Phoenix's new prevailing-wage ordinance, and why is it so controversial? Christina Estes Jan. 10, 2024
Owners of vacant property in Phoenix must now register Christina Estes Jan. 2, 2024
Some Peoria businesses will pay more taxes starting Jan. 1. Here's why Christina Estes Dec. 27, 2023
Applications open for Phoenix food waste, composting program Christina Estes Dec. 27, 2023
How often are Phoenix police using pepper spray and foam baton launchers? Christina Estes Dec. 27, 2023
Have you been surprised by hidden charges? FTC seeks public comment on 'junk fees' rule Christina Estes Dec. 26, 2023
$90 million renovations continue on new Phoenix police headquarters Christina Estes Dec. 25, 2023
Where to recycle live Christmas trees and wreaths Christina Estes Dec. 25, 2023
New $6.1 million park in north Scottsdale will include pickleball, basketball courts Christina Estes Dec. 25, 2023
Mesa warns of fireworks danger this holiday season Christina Estes Dec. 21, 2023
Who can deduct charitable giving on 2023 AZ taxes? Christina Estes Dec. 27, 2023
Record travel expected between Christmas and New Year’s Christina Estes Dec. 20, 2023
Security at Phoenix parks is a challenge. Budget cuts could make it more difficult Christina Estes Dec. 29, 2023
Ramp, lane design changes considered for I-10 between downtown Phoenix and Sky Harbor Christina Estes Dec. 18, 2023
Phoenix vacant property owners must register online Christina Estes Dec. 14, 2023
After record summer heat, Phoenix considers overnight cooling centers Christina Estes Dec. 13, 2023
Phoenix innovators want to increase manufactured shade Christina Estes Dec. 6, 2023
How Local First Arizona's community kitchens help entrepreneurs and families Christina Estes Nov. 30, 2023
Maricopa County workforce training program targets Gila Bend, Queen Creek, Wickenburg Christina Estes Dec. 11, 2023
Arizona cities, groups promote ‘healthy giving’ during holidays Christina Estes Nov. 24, 2023
Miracle Mile Deli in Phoenix bucks Thanksgiving to-go meals trend Christina Estes Nov. 21, 2023