Press Release Directory


7/12/2017  Commission Eliminates Burdens to State's Electric Cooperatives View
7/12/2017 Commission Revokes Registration-License of Fountain Hills Investment Professional, Also Sanctions Tucson Investment Adviser Representative View
7/7/2017 Commissioner Burns to Attend High Level Cyber-Security Briefing View
6/29/2017 Commission Investigating BSNF Train Derailment View
6/21/2017 Commission Congratulates Kenya Regulator for Honors after his Work with ACC View
6/15/2017 Commission Approves EPCOR Rates Application View
6/13/2017 Commission Uncovers Million-Dollar Fraud in Investment Program Funding Chandler Beverage and Snack Company View
5/30/2017 Commission Congratulates Global Water Company on Acquisition of Eagletail Water Company  View
5/22/2017 Commission to Hold Water Workshops  View
5/18/2017 Commission Supports Womens' Business Fair  View
5/16/2017 Commission Names Utilities Division Director and other New Staff Assignments  View
5/11/2017 Commission Approves Railroad Upgrades View
 5/11/2017 Commission to Participate in Department of Interior Public Session regarding NGS View
5/9/2017 Commission Orders CFO, Insurance Producer and Unlicensed Investment Advisor to Pay Restitution and Penalties View
5/9/2017 Commission Welcomes EIS Council President View
5/5/2017 Safety Division CPR Training View
5/4/2017 May the 4th be Strong with Arizona Small Business Owners Commission Celebrates National Small Business Week View
5/3/2017 Commission Warns Investors About Third-Party Asset Recovery Companies View
5/3/2017 Commission applauds state budget agreement View
5/1/2017 Commission Thanks Governor for Expansion of Small Drinking Water Fund View
4/25/2017 Utilities Present Summer Preparedness Plans View
4/24/2017 Utilities to Present Summer Preparedness Plans before Commission  View
4/21/2017 AUSF UPDATE: FCC Approves the Arizona Universal Service Fund to Award State Matches for Special Construction of Broadband Infrastructure for Arizona Schools and Libraries View
4/21/2017 Commission to Hold Public Comment on EPCOR Rates Application View
4/20/2017 Commission to Hold Railroad Safety Press Conference  View
4/18/2017 Commissioners Recognize National Lineman Appreciation Day  View
4/12/2017 Commissioners Tobin and Dunn Encouraged by Continued Dialogue and Focus to Address Issues Concerning the Navajo Generating Station  View
4/7/2017 ACC and ADOT Send Railroad Safety Message  View 

April Open Meeting News Briefs
Commission Approves Enhancement of Community Solar in Tucson

4/7/2017 Commission Revokes Licenses and Sanctions Multiple Individuals for Violations that Cost Investors More than $1.5 Million  View 
4/6/2017 Commission Investigates Future of Coal Industry and Navajo Generating Station  View
4/4/2017 Commission to Hold Workshop on Coal Industry  View
3/31/2017 Commission Welcomes Final Four  View
3/31/2017 Commission Supports Arizona Children's Business Fair  View
3/29/2017 Commission Celebrates "National Mom and Pop Business Owners Day"  View
3/29/2017 Location Change for Flagstaff Public Comment  View
3/27/2017 Commission Adds APS Public Comment Hearing in Flagstaff  View
3/27/2017 Commission Hires New Director of Legal Division  View
3/24/2017 Yuma and Verde Valley APS Public Comment   View
3/24/2017 Commission Begins Research into Creating Code of Ethics  View
 3/24/2017  Commission joins EPA's "Fix-a Leak Week" Initiative  View
3/22/2017 Commission Backing Bill to Provide Emergency Relief to Small Water Companies  View
3/22/2017 Commission to Hold Transparency and Disclosure Workshop  View
3/21/2017 Workshop Explores Battery Storage Technologies  View


 Commissioners Dunn and Tobin Visit Douglas Officials.  Tour Port of Entry  View
3/15/2017 Commission to Hold Battery Storage Workshop with Tesla  View
3/14/2017 Commission Revokes Securities Salesman Registration and Investment Adviser Representative License of California Man  View
3/14/2017 Commission Approves Changes to AUSF to Fund Internet for Rural Schools  View
3/9/2017 Commission to Hold Public Comment in APS Rate Settlement  View
3/2/2017 Chairman Establishes Commission Committees   View

(Phoenix) The Arizona Corporation Commission applauds the AZ Attorney General and the Commission’s Security Division in the arrest of a former registered Arizona securities salesman for Fraudulent Schemes & Artifices, Theft, and Criminal Impersonation. The press release from the Arizona Attorney General is attached.



The Arizona Corporation Commission will hold an all day workshop Thursday, March 2nd at 11:00 a.m. to explore amending rules to the Arizona Universal Service Fund (AUSF) in order to provide funding for an innovative program to connect Arizona’s rural schools to the Internet.


2/17/2017 Arizona Corporation Commission welcomes a prominent member of India’s parliament to Arizona.   View

The Arizona Corporation Commission along with Arizona 811,  will hold its first Damage Prevention Safety Seminar of the year for contractors to prevent damage and possible injury when digging.


2/15/2017 Construction to Begin for Railroad Safety Upgrade in Tucson   View
2/7/2017 Commission News Briefs
Commission Approves Railroad Crossing Improvement
2/7/2017 Commission Sanctions Former Securities Salesman for Unregistered Sales in Investment Program Funding Real Estate Loans   View
2/1/2017 Commissioners Hold Workshop to Add New Program to AUSF   View
2/1/2017 Arizona Corporation Commission warns of Home Repair Scam Claiming to be Connected to ACC   View
1/26/2017 Commission to Hold Open Meeting in Tucson   View
01/25/2017 Safety Division holds Master Meter Seminars   View
01/25/2017 Commission to Hold Workshop to Create Funding for Improved Internet Access for Rural Schools   View
01/24/2017 Commissioner Doug Little appointed to National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners Board of Directors   View
01/11/2017 Commission Approves Funds to Help Small Water Company with Critical Infrastructure   View
01/11/2017 Commission recommends statutory changes   View
01/11/2017 Commission Approves Expansion for EPCOR Water Services   View
01/10/2017 Commission to Begin Prayer at Open Meetings   View
01/06/2017 Commission Names Elijah Abinah Acting Director of Utilities Division. 
01/05/2017  Commission Hires Timothy La Sota as Acting General Counsel and Acting Director of Legal Division.   View
01/03/2017 Commission Names Ted Vogt Executive Director.    View


Commission elects Tom Forese as the New Chairman. 


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