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City panel proposes medical marijuana deliveries

City panel proposes medical marijuana deliveries

Medical pot could soon be dropped off at Tucsonans' doorsteps.

July 17, 2014 6:00 pm Related Loading…
City may ditch proposed rules on urban agriculture

City may ditch proposed rules on urban agriculture

The city may drop proposed rules on urban chickens and goats. 

July 01, 2014 12:00 am Related Loading…

Tucson City Council signals a patient, national search for manager

Take your time and cast a wide net.

June 01, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

City manager proposes slashing parks, bumping business fees next year

Tucson’s City Council offered its 2 cents on the city manager’s $1.25 billion recommended budget Tuesday afternoon.

April 24, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Medical marijuana cultivation rule changes get preliminary OK

A city regulation limiting the size of medical marijuana cultivation sites to no more than 3,000 square feet could soon be lifted.

April 09, 2014 6:00 pmLoading…

City considers borrowing money to pay off old loans, fund streetcar

The city could borrow $45 million next year to cover streetcar costs, adjust this year’s debt payment and refinance older debt to save on interest rates.

April 09, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

City officials will speak at open house on east side

Ward 2 Tucson City Councilman Paul Cunningham will host an open house featuring Mayor Jonathan Rothschild from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Eastside City Hall, 7575 E. Speedway.

April 06, 2014 7:45 pmLoading…

City manager proposes job cuts to help balance budget

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.

March 25, 2014 12:00 am Related Loading…

Council votes 5-2 to raise Sun Tran fares

Tucson took the first steps in closing its $33 million budget gap for next year by tentatively approving what could amount to $4.8 million in transit savings and fare increases.

February 20, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

City service analysis finds scant room for budget cuts

Even if the city eliminates every one of its “nonmandated” programs next year, it will still come up $8 million short of balancing its budget.

February 16, 2014 12:00 am Photos


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Tucson, Phoenix may open joint trade office in Mexico City

Mayor Jonathan Rothschild has made trade with Mexico one of his top priorities since assuming office two years ago.

January 11, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Tucson Water still collecting tax that was supposed to expire

A tax on Tucson Water that was supposed to expire almost three years ago is still being charged by the city.

December 16, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

City to seek state help paying for Sun Van disabled service

Disabled riders on the city’s Sun Van service are closer to catching a break on fares, while at the same time putting more money into city coffers.

November 07, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Councilmen differ on downtown transit center vote

While two city councilmen opposed a measure to delay seeking applications from developers on how to transform the Ronstadt Transit Center, they had very different reasons behind their decisions.

September 25, 2013 5:00 pmLoading…

Plan that could alter downtown transit center moves ahead

Members of the Tucson Bus Riders Union accused the City Council of betrayal after it voted to move forward with a plan that could transform the Ronstadt Transit Center downtown into a mixed-use transit hub.

September 25, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Councilman to hold town hall forum

Councilman Paul Cunningham wants to ensure voters are well-versed in this year’s ballot measures before heading to the polls this November.

September 18, 2013 5:15 pmLoading…

Steller: Deference in City Council is costing Tucson

Deference among City Council members may not break the law, but it could hurt Tucson.

August 16, 2013 12:05 amLoading…

Assess penalties for late streetcars now, some council members say

While city workers are taking a wait-and-see approach toward collecting damages for late streetcar deliveries, some City Council members say it's time to hit Oregon Ironworks in the pocketbook.

May 07, 2013 12:00 am Related Loading…
City fight with state over gun law looms

City fight with state over gun law looms

Steve Kozachik

January 23, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
City fight with state over gun law looms

City fight with state over gun law looms

The Tucson City Council is expected to vote Feb. 5 to require background checks on all gun purchases on city-owned or -managed property - even if it means triggering a fight with the Legislature.

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