Light rail initiative approved for the ballot in Phoenix

A ballot measure that would allow voters in Phoenix to end light rail expansion was approved for the ballot by a judge. If voters approve the initiative by Building a Better Phoenix, all light-rail money must be used for other transportation needs. We hear from Mark Kokanovich, a lawyer representing the Arizona chapter of the Associated General Contractors of America, which opposes the initiative, and Kory Langhofer, an attorney from Building a Better Phoenix.

Sponsor message:

In this segment:

Mark Kokanovich, Kory Langhofer

Sponsor message:

Sign up to receive the Arizona PBS Insider

Get up-to-the-minute information about your favorite programs and learn more about Arizona PBS news and events.

Documentary series 'College Behind Bars' explores higher education inside prisons

A new four-hour documentary series "College Behind Bars" revealing the transformative power of higher education through the experiences of incarcerated men and women premieres Monday, Nov. 25, and Tuesday, Nov. 26, at 8 p.m.

'Great Performances' showcases Broadway classics this fall

"Great Performances" returns with its third annual "Broadway's Best" lineup of acclaimed theatrical productions on Fridays at 8 p.m. starting Nov. 1 on Arizona PBS.  This fall’s lineup spotlights musicals, comedy and drama throughout the month.

Celebrating Sesame Street's 50th Anniversary

Sesame Street

Sesame Street is celebrating 50 years of entertaining kids around the world on Sunday, Nov. 17 at 6 p.m. on Arizona PBS.