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The City of Phoenix Parks and Recreation Department has created a Tree and Shade Task Force, which is a “multi-department team [given the task of] mapping an aggressive strategy to improve the city’s tree and shade canopy, a crucial element in keeping the city livable in the decades to come (City of Phoenix, 2016).” This […]

Aluminum Patio Cover and Privacy Screen Installed in Chandler, Arizona – Time Lapse

Ladder Injury Statistics A Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) report on ladder safety showed some startling statistics concerning the frequency and severity of ladder-related accidents in the United States. Every year thousands of people are injured and hundreds are killed. By understanding the causes of ladder accidents the vast majority could be prevented. More than […]

Summer is an active time for honey bees, so bee on the lookout and know some basic safety measures if you are confronted. The best safety advice is to avoid an encounter with bees. Be alert for danger. Remember a honey bee stings to defend their colony, so be on the lookout for honey bee […]

Phoenix has great water parks, but they don’t always fit the budget, especially when you are taking multiple visits. Here are 10 parks in the local area you can enjoy with the family that have play structures, slides, even lazy rivers – at a fraction of the cost of the big water parks. FOOTHILLS RECREATION […]

PHOENIX – Governor Jan Brewer has proclaimed June 9-14 Monsoon Awareness Week in Arizona in anticipation of the 2013 monsoon and summer severe weather hazards. Monsoon season begins in mid-June, extends through late September, and is characterized by the familiar afternoon thunderstorms that produce lightning, high winds and heavy rains. Given the right conditions, a […]

Splash pads are the coolest thing to happen to kids since Otter Pops. They’re almost magical places where water jets from the ground, with slides, splash pools and structures to climb. They’re also great for parents, places where your kids can play safely while you chill in the shade. Here’s a look at some of […]

Wouldn’t it be fun to be a kid again?  If you live in the Valley of the Sun and don’t have a swimming pool in your backyard, splash pads are the next best thing.  Check these splash pads out in and around the Phoenix area to help the kids cool off this summer. Goodyear Community […]