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TUSD approves sale of Townsend for $5.6M

TUSD approves sale of Townsend for $5.6M

The sale is the biggest yet for a closed TUSD school. 

September 09, 2015 8:00 pmLoading…
TUSD Board approves $5.6 million Townsend school sale

TUSD Board approves $5.6 million Townsend school sale

Pima Medical Institute to build a medical school campus on the property.

September 09, 2015 9:00 am Related Loading…
Council OKs incentives for closed TUSD schools

Council OKs incentives for closed TUSD schools

Resolution could bolster development at shuttered sites.

August 05, 2015 8:30 pm Related Loading…
Ex-Menlo Park Elementary to serve kids with autism

Ex-Menlo Park Elementary to serve kids with autism

TUSD approves 3-year lease with Intermountain Centers for Human Development.

July 15, 2015 3:00 pm Video Loading…

TUSD to consider selling closed school site to Tucson homebuilder

The Tucson Unified School District is hoping the third time will be a charm when it comes to the sale of the now-closed Wrightstown Elementary School site.

May 13, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

TUSD to turn 2 closed schools into employee child-care centers

The Tucson Unified School District will spend more than $1.3 million to renovate two closed elementary schools to use as low-cost child-care centers for employees.

February 15, 2014 12:00 am Related Loading…

TUSD looks to add discount day care to benefits package

Children’s laughter and chatter may once again be heard in the hallways of a couple of closed TUSD schools under a plan that would turn the facilities into low-cost day-care options for district employees.

November 28, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

TUSD school closings won't yield full savings

While TUSD stands to save about $5 million from shutting 14 campuses, the closures come at a price - about $1.4 million if all are approved.

December 09, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Pima Community College will celebrate 29th St. Coalition Center

Pima Community College will host a neighborhood open house and barbecue Thursday to mark the opening of its new 29th Street Coalition Center, housed in the former Roberts Elementary School.

October 24, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

TUSD to talk new cuts to repair budget

School closures, staff and program reductions and pay cuts will once again be discussed at the TUSD Governing Board meeting tonight in an effort to address a looming budget shortfall.

July 02, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

TUSD board OKs sale of Wrightstown

A group of Tucson developers is planning to build luxury rental homes on the closed Wrights-town Elementary School site after the TUSD Governing Board approved a sale that will bring in nearly $1.6 million.

May 24, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

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