Updated: 12 hours ago|
It will be months before the county can confirm the number of people killed by heat this year, but heat deaths in Maricopa County have been breaking records every summer since 2016.
Updated: Sep. 29, 2023 at 6:46 PM MST|
With large concentrations of pavement and buildings, Phoenix is what’s known as an urban heat island. All that concrete and asphalt absorb and trap a lot of heat. It leads to higher temperatures during the day with less cooling at night. That’s where cool pavement comes in.
Updated: Sep. 19, 2023 at 9:25 PM MST|
People living in parts of Pinal and Maricopa counties say this month's power bill is way more than usual and feel rates were unfairly increased.
Updated: Sep. 18, 2023 at 6:14 PM MST|
Phoenix is testing out its "cool pavement" at Desert Ridge Marketplace in the largest space yet for the project.
Updated: Sep. 13, 2023 at 10:17 PM MST|
The team at the Maricopa County Office of the Medical Examiner puts in hard work to determine how heat played a role in deaths to prevent future tragedies.
Updated: Sep. 9, 2023 at 9:35 PM MST|
Arizona State University fans are in the stands cheering on the Sun Devils despite the excessive heat.