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City corrals over 1,000 abandoned shopping carts

City corrals over 1,000 abandoned shopping carts

City officials deem first year a success for the program.

November 19, 2014 5:04 pm Related Loading…

City considers borrowing money to pay off old loans, fund streetcar

The city could borrow $45 million next year to cover streetcar costs, adjust this year’s debt payment and refinance older debt to save on interest rates.

April 09, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Streetcar may stop running before bars close at night

Streetcar may stop running before bars close at night

Hours of operation for Tucson’s modern streetcar could be extended to better coincide with bars’ closing time, officials say.

March 09, 2014 12:00 am Related Loading…
Streetcar tests to result in fewer vendors at Fourth Avenue Street Fair

Streetcar tests to result in fewer vendors at Fourth Avenue Street Fair

This spring’s Fourth Avenue Street Fair will be forced to drop 71 vendors because of scheduled streetcar testing, officials say.

January 09, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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City needs to find $13 million to complete streetcar funding

Tucson’s bill for streetcar construction is coming due. And after years of saying the $197 million project cost was accounted for, the city is now staring at a $13 million funding gap.

December 01, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Tucson streetcar's first electric test fizzles

Tucson streetcar's first electric test fizzles

A fault in the electric system for Tucson’s modern streetcar left city officials with the 65-foot-long road hazard stuck on the tracks during a system test late Tuesday night.

September 12, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Tucson to county: Streetcar stop downtown will stay put

City of Tucson officials have put their Pima County counterparts on notice that a streetcar stop being built atop a county sewer connection is staying put - and if the sewer line breaks, the county will be expected to pay all repair costs.

April 01, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
New delays mean streetcars might not run until 2014

New delays mean streetcars might not run until 2014

Those hoping to board a Tucson streetcar for the first time next fall may have to wait up to eight additional months before riding the new line.

December 18, 2012 12:00 am Related Loading…
Streetcar builder shifts workers to Ore. project; Tucson line may face delay

Streetcar builder shifts workers to Ore. project; Tucson line may face delay

The company building Tucson's streetcars has reassigned most of the workers on the Tucson project to the already-delayed Portland, Ore., system, potentially triggering a domino delay for Tucson.

November 23, 2012 12:00 am Related Loading…

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