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Vanessa Hickman resigns for role at ASU

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On Jan. 9, Arizona State Land Commissioner Vanessa Hickman informed Gov. Doug Ducey of her resignation. Hickman has accepted a role at Arizona State University, which she will pursue after Jan. 12. Hickman has worked at the Arizona State Land Department for five years and has been the commissioner since Nov. 2012. As state land… Read More →

State Land Department, APS Partner On First Solar Facility To Be Built On State Land

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Arizona’s State Land Department and Arizona Public Service are working in coordination to build the first-ever solar project on Arizona State Trust lands. Nearly 400 acres in Yuma County will soon be home to the 35-megawatt APS Foothills Solar Plant. The cost to APS for a 35-year lease on the land is $10 million, which… Read More →