All residents in Pima County are created equal and assume they are equally entitled to their water. This assumption could be jeopardized if Rosemont Mine opponents convince the Tucson City Council to oppose Community Water Company of Green Valley’s pipeline connection.
Rosemont Copper's parent company could face a cash squeeze later this year, but company officials say they're confident of obtaining more money to continue their push to get permits for the proposed Rosemont Mine.
The Santa Rita Mountains, where the proposed Rosemont Copper Mine would be, are seen looking west from Highway 83 near mile marker 44 between I-10 and Sonoita southeast of Tucson. Rosemont's parent firm, Augusta Resources Corp., is running short of cash as it tries to win approval for the mine.