SRP located in Phoenix, Arizona has met the Standard of Excellence and is designated a Best Workplace for Commuters. SRP offers employees a substantial transit and vanpool subsidy. They also offer commuter benefits company-wide that include alternative work schedules, bicycle programs, preferred parking for carpools, rideshare matching and a company sponsored vanpool program. They also offer a Platinum Pass Program for employees wishing to take the bus or light rail to and from work. The card allows employees to ride at no cost when they are traveling to and from work. SRP subsidizes the cost of this service one hundred percent. A guaranteed ride home is provided through Total Transit.
SRP is two entities: the Salt River Project Agricultural Improvement and Power District, a political subdivision of the state of Arizona; and the Salt River Valley Water Users’ Association, a private corporation. The District provides electricity to nearly 934,000 retail customers in the Phoenix area. It operates or participates in 11 major power plants and numerous other generating stations, including thermal, nuclear, natural gas and hydroelectric sources. The Association delivers nearly 1 million acre-feet of water annually to a service area in central Arizona. An extensive water delivery system is maintained and operated by the Association, including reservoirs, wells, canals and irrigation laterals.