HOTLINE: Feb. 26

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SRP Board Decision Meeting 
 
SRP is the state's second-largest power company and wants to raise their rates 3.-9 percent, which for average customers will be about $4.50.If a rate hike is approved, this would affect all SRP customers, but especially those customers who have solar panels on their homes.The changes could mean paying about $50 more a month. The final vote will be made by the board today. A meeting is expected to get underway at 9:30. If approved, you'll notice the increases by April.
 
Board decision meeting
SRP PERA Club
1 E. Continental Dr.
Tempe, AZ 85281
Feb. 26, 9:30 a.m.
 
The third annual Canal Convergence | Water + Light + Art
 
Canal Convergence is an annual event presented by Scottsdale Public Art with support from Salt River Project. Artists from around the world showcase signature artworks for residents and visitors, providing an interactive experience for just about any guest. The free event features four days of live music, collaborative art, hands-on activities and more.
 
Additional weekend activities hosted by artists. 
 
Scottsdale Waterfront--extending from Soleri Bridge & Plaza at Scottsdale Road just south of Camelback to Goldwater Boulevard.
February 26-27, 5-10 pm
February 28, 12-10pm
March 1, 10am-5pm
 
 
2015 Tempe Play Day 
 
Play like a kid again at the 2015 Tempe Play Day...it's a Free community event for the entire family taking place on Saturday February 28 at Kiwanis Park. Along with an obstacle course, kayaking, youth sports and more... new this year, visitors will enjoy the first year of the Kid Zone Experience. Youth are invited to immerse themselves in activity stations that include cooking challenges, speed stacking, a chess tournament and more. 
 
Saturday, February 28
Kiwanis Park in Tempe
Rural & Baseline
 
 
13th Annual AKC Fiesta Cluster Dog Show, Agility Trial & Expo 
 
The Fiesta Cluster is a 5-day Dog Show with 3 days of Agility trials, held at Westworld in Scottsdale, AZ. The Show is in its 13th year, and is the largest AKC Canine Venue in the Southwest, representing 182 dog breeds competing for titles in Obedience and Agility. 
This is an event for the entire family with free admission and Show Hours: 8AM - 3PM.  Arrive before noon to see your favorite breed or check the schedule a week prior to the show on the website. (There is a $5.00 parking fee per vehicle)
 
Feb. 26- March 2
WESTWORLD
16601 North Pima Road, Scottsdale, AZ ‎ 
(480) 666-5522 
101 & Bell Rd.
 
Baseball City-- Spring Training Event
 
Baseball City is the premier, largest and only FanFest around Spring Training! Come and swing for the fences, test out the newest baseball products and meet baseball Hall of Famers and All-Stars!
 
Saturday, March 7th and Sunday, March 8th 
11AM - 6:30PM 
Scottsdale Civic Center Mall
Free general admission
 
The Warrior Ride 
 
It's known as Arizona's loudest event of the year, It's a 2-day music festival and motorcycle run benefiting penal county veterans memorial and other Arizona veterans charities. The Warrior Ride takes place at Paul Mason Sports Complex in Casa Grande, AZ. By enlisting the caring power of our community, The Warrior Ride's mission is to raise funds and awareness for Arizona Veterans charities.  
 
February 27-28
Paul Mason Sports Complex in Casa Grande