federal grants

Sep 20, 2013

Feds award $5.3 million to help seven Arizona cities add police officers

Federal grants worth $5.3 million will fund 43 new law enforcement positions in seven Arizona communities, officials said Thursday. Through a competitive grant process, the U.S. Department of Justice’s Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) awarded the funding to address specific law enforcement challenges.

Aug 8, 2012

Large-scale Arizona solar, wind-energy projects could win federal OK by end of year

Federal officials said Tuesday that they are on track to decide by early next year whether two new utility-scale renewable-energy projects – one wind, one solar – can move forward in Arizona.