Forecast of a possible $15 million deficit suddenly not so dire.
Emails show TUSD finance experts' frustration over costly decisions.
Projection is "worst case scenario"; district seeks solutions.
Option, to ensure budget is based on local needs, has passed since 1982.
Tucson High's new principal served as superintendent of an Indiana school district.
An Army report shows the service plans to cut some 2,700 military and civilian jobs at the U.S. Army Intelligence Center and Fort Huachuca, cutting the number of jobs at the installation nearly in half as part of an Army-wide force restructuring.
The South Tucson City Council unanimously approved a tentative budget Monday night for the fiscal year that begins July 1. Councilmen Ildefonso Green and Oscar Patino were absent.
The Pima County Board of Supervisors will hold its hearing for the 2014-15 tentative county budget at today’s regular board meeting.
Tucson is winding down its budget process for the next fiscal year.
If you ever had the misfortune of having a car stolen, you probably appreciated law enforcement responding to the call.
The question isn’t whether property taxes are going up in Pima County, the question is by how much.
Pima County wants to increase the sheriff’s department’s budget. But County Administrator Chuck Huckelberry says it will have to raise taxes to do so.
PHOENIX — Arizona lawmakers finally finished their annual session Thursday morning and can claim they did the one thing the constitution actually requires of them: adopt a balanced budget.
Tucson’s City Council offered its 2 cents on the city manager’s $1.25 billion recommended budget Tuesday afternoon.
Bus riders can rest easy now — city officials have scrapped the idea of raising fares this year.
PHOENIX — Gov. Jan Brewer signed a $9.2 billion spending plan Friday — but not before using her constitutional power to remove some items she doesn’t like.
House Speaker Andy Tobin said Thursday that he and Gov. Jan Brewer have reached a deal on a new state budget.
PHOENIX — A $9.21 million spending plan approved Tuesday by the state Senate could face a gubernatorial veto because it underfunds state universities, an aide to Gov. Jan Brewer said.
City Manager Richard Miranda has proposed eliminating 92 positions and trimming $25 million from the budget as a starting point to rein in Tucson’s finances.
PHOENIX — Senate Republican leaders have agreed to give Gov. Jan Brewer much of what she wants in a spending plan to avoid a gridlock on the new budget.