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Board picks playground and fields for Naranja Park

Board picks playground and fields for Naranja Park

Concepts approved by the board next go to the design process.

September 17, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Sahuarita addressing shortage of sports fields

The Sahuarita Town Council will consider a $63.3 million budget plan for next fiscal year that includes money for road and park projects. 

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Extra catfish arrive at reopened Sahuarita Lake

Extra catfish arrive at reopened Sahuarita Lake

The recently repaired Sahuarita Lake was stocked with a double load of catfish Friday. 

March 22, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Marana set to build rodeo arena and park

Marana set to build rodeo arena and park

The Marana Town Council is moving forward with a $5 million plan to develop the 163-acre Marana River Heritage Park with a rodeo arena, splash park and more.

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Marana land swap would bring a new park to Sky Ranch

Marana is moving forward on a land swap that would give the town its first community park east of the interstate.

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Tucson group, businesses preparing small 'parklet'

Tucson group, businesses preparing small 'parklet'

Tucson’s first official “park-let” won’t be a place you’ll go for a 5-mile run or a big family-reunion picnic.

January 20, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Pima County will pay $284,000 to protect lizards at construction site

Pima County will pay $284,000 to protect lizards at construction site

Pima County will spend $284,000 to save horned lizards and other critters from an untimely and premature squishing at a west-side construction site.

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Pima County will pay $284,000 to protect lizards at construction site

Pima County will pay $284,000 to protect lizards at construction site

Pima County is planning to protect regal horned lizards and their habitat along with other desert creatures.

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St. Louis companies donate $1 million to Arch-parks tax campaign

St. Louis companies donate $1 million to Arch-parks tax campaign

Civic Progress has gathered most of the money from area companies, including Energizer, Edward Jones and Monsanto, since December

March 26, 2013 2:00 pm Photos

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Green Valley gets first county park

Green Valley gets first county park

Al Clayton practices batting at one of the new fields at the Canoa Preserve Community Park. The new 53-acre park includes two softball fields, among other amenities, and will be formally opened on Tuesday.

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Green Valley gets first county park

Green Valley gets first county park

Pima County will dedicate its first park in Green Valley on Tuesday.

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Arch tax money would go through trail district; is it up for the job?

Arch tax money would go through trail district; is it up for the job?

Proposition P would raise sales taxes for Arch and park — and push Great Rivers Greenway into a new, larger role.

March 24, 2013 12:15 am Photos

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Downtown underpass will have park on top

Downtown underpass will have park on top

The park would be at the northern entrance to downtown, and traffic would flow beneath the park and the Union Pacific Railroad tracks, near the North Ninth Avenue-West Sixth Street intersection.

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Downtown underpass will have park on top

Downtown underpass will have park on top

A future northern gateway to downtown Tucson will include the area's first deck park.

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New BMX track to open next month in Marana

New BMX track to open next month in Marana

A couple plans to open a BMX track, mini-golf course, go-cart track and more at Mike Jacob Sports Park.

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New BMX track to open next month in Marana

New BMX track to open next month in Marana

Above, a former water-slide tower at Mike Jacob Sports Park in Marana. The property will open as Xtreme Funspot in January under a lease with Pima County.

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New BMX track to open next month in Marana

New BMX track to open next month in Marana

A BMX track operator in Tucson plans to close a track on the southwest side and expand its business at a new track in Marana next month.

December 19, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Tax increase for Arch, parks, trails passes aldermanic committee

Tax increase for Arch, parks, trails passes aldermanic committee

But aldermen quiz project leaders on oversight of the use of tax dollars.

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