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City ballot propositions highlighted at forum

Tucson voters are weeks away from deciding propositions that would change the city charter to give more power to the mayor, eliminate many civil service-protected posts, and give the mayor and council a pay raise. Election Day is Nov. 3

October 02, 2015 4:30 pmLoading…
Ward 4 candidates debate Sun Tran strike, city annexation

Ward 4 candidates debate Sun Tran strike, city annexation

Democrat Shirley Scott, Republican Margaret Burkholder spar over issues.

September 11, 2015 7:00 pm Photos

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Raise for Tucson City Council? Voters will decide

Raise for Tucson City Council? Voters will decide

Tucson voters rejected council pay raises in 2001, 2003, 2005 and 2007.

July 29, 2015 5:00 pmLoading…
Ballot signatures OK'd for red-light camera ban

Ballot signatures OK'd for red-light camera ban

Group received more than twice the required number of signatures.

July 14, 2015 7:19 pmLoading…
Broadway widening project moves to design phase

Broadway widening project moves to design phase

The City Council approved an alignment, which launches the design phase.

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Tucson begins search for next police chief

Tucson begins search for next police chief

Chief Roberto Villaseñor plans to retire in December.

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City voters will get 2-for-1 ballot in November

Tucson and Pima County will cooperate on 2015 general election.

June 09, 2015 7:56 pmLoading…
City plans to increase trash fees for businesses

City plans to increase trash fees for businesses

A 5 percent increase in commercial fees is proposed. Residential fees won't change.

June 06, 2015 3:00 pmLoading…

Fitch downgrades Tucson's bond ratings

Downgrades come as Tucson prepares to issue next set of road bonds.

May 28, 2015 7:18 pmLoading…

3 Republicans qualify for City Council election

Mayor's challengers don't make the cut, however.

May 27, 2015 6:00 pmLoading…
Reus joins race for Tucson mayor

Reus joins race for Tucson mayor

Switched parties the day before he filed paperwork to run for mayor

May 21, 2015 7:01 pmLoading…

Tucson's unusual ward-only elections survive challenge

The city’s longstanding system may be weird, but it’s not unconstitutional.

May 21, 2015 6:30 pmLoading…
Developers' downtown projects advance in incentives program

Developers' downtown projects advance in incentives program

City Council asks to see more info on Bourn's Congress Street projects.

May 20, 2015 5:30 pm Photos

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City moves forward on charter changes regarding taxes

City moves forward on charter changes regarding taxes

Changes would let the city council put tax hikes on the ballot.

May 19, 2015 9:00 pmLoading…

Election change could cause chaos, city warns

Judge Cindy Jorgenson said she will try to make a decision promptly.

May 08, 2015 7:35 pmLoading…

Tucson police union asks for better retirement benefit

TPOA wants city to cover medical insurance between retirement and Medicare eligibility.

May 05, 2015 7:54 pmLoading…

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