SRP newsroom

SRP Media Relations can be reached 24/7 at (602) 236-2500

News releases

May 10 Learning Grants by SRP Awarded to 28 Schools
Students across Arizona will explore the wonders of robotics, learn about math and science by exploring the Salt River and much more thanks to Learning Grants by SRP. The grant program, which awarded more than $125,000 to 28 schools, provides a unique opportunity for schools and teachers to develop projects and programs that improve student performance objectives in math and science.

May 8 Mylar Balloons Can Cause Power Outages
With graduation season in full swing, glossy Mylar balloons are a popular and festive way to celebrate the pomp and circumstance. SRP reminds revelers to securely hold or tether shiny bouquets because they can leave people in the dark. Annually, flyaway Mylar balloons cause up to 80 power outages in SRP’s service territory, which can impact tens of thousands of customers. They can also cause fires, damage property or people can be injured.

May 4 SRP and TEP Hosts Free Household Hazardous Waste Collections in St. Johns and Eagar
Salt River Project and Tucson Electric Power will be hosting free household hazardous waste collection events in the St. Johns and Springerville communities for residents to safely and properly dispose of harmful materials. The events will be held on Friday, May 19 from 8 a.m. until noon at the Apache County Fairgrounds located at 825 W. 4th North St. in St. Johns and May 20 from 8 a.m. until noon at Bashas’ (north parking lot) located at 150 N. Main St. in Eagar.

May 1 Owners of the Navajo Generating Station and the Navajo Nation report Progress
Officials from the Navajo Nation and the Salt River Project report that negotiations for a replacement lease that would allow the Navajo Generating Station to continue operating through the end of 2019, have been productive and that considerable progress has been made.

Archived press releases from the past six months are also available.

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Scott Harelson
Manager, Media Relations
(602) 236-3021

Jeff Lane
Media Relations Representative
(602) 236-2576

Patty Garcia-Likens
Media Relations Representative
(602) 236-2588

Kathleen Mascareñas
Media Relations Representative
(602) 236-2585