? In October of 2007, the Arizona Office of Tourism (AOT) rewarded a Rural Tourism Development Grant to Arcosanti. The grant, worth $50,000, was used to enhance the Visitors’ Parking and Access area of the site.
We reported on 12/12, 12/17, 12/19, 12/21 and 12/26 about the first stage of work, installation of new concrete walk-ways and an upgrade of the visitors parking-lot. ? In October of 2007, the Arizona Office of Tourism (AOT) rewarded a Rural Tourism Development Grant to Arcosanti. The grant, worth $50,000, was used to enhance the Visitors’ Parking and Access area of the site.
We reported on 12/12, 12/17, 12/19, 12/21 and 12/26 about the first stage of work, installation of new concrete walk-ways and an upgrade of the visitors parking-lot.


? We reported on the second stage of work, installation of solar panels and lighting, on 2/18 through 3/3, 3/10 and 3/12 and 3/17/08.
Arizona State University, under the leadership of Program Manager William Shisler, awarded Arcosanti a gift of solar panels from their Photovoltaic Testing Laboratory, to power the light fixtures. [View from Crafts III entrance north].


? All of the work on the installation of the solar panels, the electrical wiring, installation of lighting fixtures, was done by Cosanti Foundation crew, with the help of workshop participants and volunteers.
Light fixtures and control equipment for the lighting were purchased from NIGHTSCAPING.
Visitors Center entrance looking west.

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