Utilities


Arizona Public Service (APS) provides electric power to most of the City of Show Low and areas immediately to the north. The primary power source is the APS owned coal-fueled 995 MW Cholla Power Plant located 50 miles north of Show Low in Joseph City.

Navopache Electric Cooperative provides electric power to portions of the City of Show Low and to the areas immediately to the south, west and east.  Navopache purchases its power from PNM Resources of Albuquerque, NM.  PNM Resources has a current generating capacity of 2,650 MW and uses a balanced mix of fuel sources including coal, natural gas, nuclear and renewables.

Unisource Energy Services provides natural gas Service to Show Low and southern Navajo County via an 8” pipeline originating near Holbrook, AZ.

The City of Show Low water system can produce up to 7 MGD (based on 24-hour per day production). Average daily consumption is 4.2 MGD in the summer and 1.8 MGD in the winter. The City has 17 water sources, so unlike many Arizona communities, Show Low has an abundant water supply.

The new wastewater treatment plant gives the City of Show Low the capacity to treat 2.45 MGD.

Show Low has a state-of-the-art telecommunications infrastructure through two providers: Frontier Communications and Cable One.  Capabilities include a fiber optic network, T-1, T-3, OC-3, OC-48 (to carry T-1, T-3 and OC-3), Metro Ethernet and digital switching.