The first publicly accessible electric vehicle charging station in Prescott is now available in the parking lot of SpringHill Suites by Marriott, located at 200 East Sheldon in downtown Prescott. The unveiling and ribbon cutting ceremony took place on Thursday, July 30, 2015 led by the Prescott Chamber of Commerce, Mayor Pro-tem Chris Kuknyo, hotel management staff and Rudy Garcia of Verdek, representing ChargePoint. The ChargePoint charging station is a dual port system and will be capable of charging two vehicles simultaneously. In addition a Tesla charging station was also installed. The station will be available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for anyone to use and will be free of charge through the end of August. After that, there will be a nominal fee for the general public and overnight guests at SpringHill Suites will receive free charging included with their overnight stay.