Gary Kiehne nearly broke a persistent political trend.
Oro Valley’s police chief defended his department against a town councilman’s complaints that the department doles out unnecessary employee perks, overspends on overtime and pays too much for a youth program.
A mayor-backed effort to recall Oro Valley Town Council member Mike Zinkin has failed because petitioners were not able to collect enough signatures to spark an election.
Oro Valley Town Council member Mike Zinkin said he sees himself as something of a lightning rod. It’s an apt description for a politician who was selected to a national fellowship even as he faces a recall effort.
Oro Valley needs more space to play, so the town is creating it.
Three Oro Valley Town Council members say they are not behind an effort to recall fellow council member Mike Zinkin, despite his accusations that they and the mayor are trying to put him out of office.
Oro Valley Town Council member Mike Zinkin is the target of a recall effort.
The Oro Valley Town Council voted unanimously Wednesday night to indefinitely delay voting on a proposal to amend its general plan to allow up to 250 homes on a parcel next to Catalina State Park.
The Oro Valley Town Council voted unanimously late Wednesday night to indefinitely delay voting on a proposal to amend its general plan to allow up to 250 homes on a parcel next to Catalina State Park.
Trouvaille Salon & Spa, in the Trader Joe's shopping center at Oracle and Magee roads, uses an A-frame sign to show potential customers its rates and services. An interim measure that allows the use of temporary displays and outdoor signs expires on Feb. 1.
The Oro Valley Town Council has decided not to start charging fees to people who violate its sign code.
At its regular meeting Sept. 5, the Oro Valley Town Council decided not to start charging fees to people who violate its sign code.
The end is near for the Recreation Room, a longtime community activity center at 11433 N. La Cañada Drive in Oro Valley.
The Oro Valley Town Council reversed its decision to limit the
height of a proposed sanctuary on West Tangerine Road at its June
15 regular session.
A recall effort is under way in Oro Valley to remove Vice Mayor
Mary Snider and councilman Joe Hornat from the Town Council. The
Politician Accountability Coalition for Oro Valley Recall submitted
paperwork to the town clerk on May 25 to start circulating
The Oro Valley Town Council adopted a tentative $94.2 million
2011-12 budget at its May 18 meeting despite conflict among council
The town councils from Marana and Oro Valley agree they need to
help their towns break out of a "Tucson mentality" if they are to
establish their own identities.
Oro Valley Town Council members Mary Snider, left, Steve Solomon and Joe Hornat participate in the Dine Oro Valley campaign.
Rich Houseman, left, a server with J. Marinara's East Coast Italian restaurant, takes orders from Oro Valley Mayor Satish Hiremath, second from left, and several members of the town council including Joe Hornat, far right.