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Community Safety Day

By Richie Corrales
Au-Authm Action News

The Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community Safety Day was held at the Salt River Ball Field on October 23. The Salt River Public Works Department, the Salt River Police Department and the Salt River Fire Department were on hand to give presentations on safety awareness, hand out safety information and to play educational activities with the participants.

 
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Mesquite Trails Neighborhood is a Community Planned Sub-Division

By June Shorthair
Au-Authm Action News

There is a very special feeling a family experiences and profound thoughts each family member has when they first receive the keys to their new home. More tribal members from the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community (SRPMIC) will be able to enjoy this experience by moving into homes at Mesquite Trails, a new housing subdivision in the Community.


 

Community Presents Domestic Violence Awareness Programs

By Richie Corrales
Au-Authm Action News

The Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community’s DHHS Prevention Intervention Program’s Domestic Violence division, along with the Arizona Coalition to End Sexual and Domestic Violence, hosted a presentation called In Her Shoes on October 21 at the Health Annex Building. The activity was a part of the month long Domestic Violence Awareness activities taking place throughout the Community.



 

Salt River Elementary School Receives Tablets

By Richie Corrales
Au-Authm Action News

Salt River Elementary School (SRES) recently received a grant from Science Foundation Arizona (SFAz) to purchase tablets for students in kindergarten through sixth grade. The school applied for the grant as a way to help it be considered an introductory Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) school, with the hopes of one day becoming a full-immersion STEM school.