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City, county officials say bridges are safe

City, county officials say bridges are safe

Storm runoff can be issue if it floods over embankments.

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TUSD candidates: Public schools offer more than charters

TUSD candidates: Public schools offer more than charters

TUSD Governing Board candidates continue to sound off on educational issues as part of their bids for seats in Tucson’s largest school district.

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What Tucsonans want in their new city manager

What Tucsonans want in their new city manager

Mayor and council get feedback from public.

September 12, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Expect travel restrictions on Toole Ave. downtown

Expect travel restrictions on Toole Ave. downtown

City will turn Toole Avenue into one-way road north of Congress Street.

September 12, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Deal could bring El Con Walmart liquor license

Deal could bring El Con Walmart liquor license

Also in this roundup: Tucson City Council action on city business taxes.

September 10, 2014 7:00 pmLoading…
New medical pot rules: longer hours, home delivery

New medical pot rules: longer hours, home delivery

City Council adopts new rules, including bigger cultivation sites.

September 10, 2014 12:15 pmLoading…
City could regulate, tax short-term home rentals

City could regulate, tax short-term home rentals

Regulating rentals would add revenue, uphold standards.

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City to hold town hall on manager search

City to hold town hall on manager search

Residents are invited to give input on Tucson's next city manager.

September 09, 2014 11:45 amLoading…
Losing bidder for Rio Nuevo project protests competitor's selection

Losing bidder for Rio Nuevo project protests competitor's selection

Losing bidder protests Rio Nuevo selection of a developer for 8.5 acres downtown.

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Tucson Convention Center might get private operator

Tucson Convention Center might get private operator

The city entered into contract negotiations earlier this summer.

September 05, 2014 10:00 pmLoading…
City seeks input on charter changes

City seeks input on charter changes

City council hopes to have charter amendments on 2015 ballot.

September 03, 2014 1:00 pmLoading…
Rio Nuevo seeks 'Good Vibrations' as arena renovations near end

Rio Nuevo seeks 'Good Vibrations' as arena renovations near end

Rio Nuevo hires Beach Boys for TCC reopening celebration.

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Gem show revenues on the rise

Gem show revenues on the rise

Gem show's direct spending rose 20 percent since 2007, study finds.

August 31, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Rio Nuevo moves forward on hotel, housing project

Rio Nuevo moves forward on hotel, housing project

Board agrees to open talks with downtown landowner.

August 26, 2014 9:30 pmLoading…
Downtown-area warehouses razed for road project

Downtown-area warehouses razed for road project

City works to ultimately connect Barraza-Aviation Parkway with I-10.

August 25, 2014 5:30 pmLoading…
Officer's demotion over sexy images reversed

Officer's demotion over sexy images reversed

City commission says it could still appeal judge's ruling.

August 20, 2014 10:00 pmLoading…
Office burglar swipes City Councilwoman Romero's computer

Office burglar swipes City Councilwoman Romero's computer

Tucson police discovered no signs of a forced entry.

August 19, 2014 4:30 pmLoading…

How they scored the oral proposals

Board member Cody Ritchie recused himself due to a conflict of interest. Board member Jeff Hill did not attend the oral interviews.

August 19, 2014 10:15 am

BOX: How they scored the oral proposals

How they scored the oral proposals

August 19, 2014 12:00 am
Norville wins first crack at Rio Nuevo property

Norville wins first crack at Rio Nuevo property

Norville's victory was greatly helped by board member Alberto Moore's vote.

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Has streetcar really brought $930 million in investment?

Has streetcar really brought $930 million in investment?

A closer look at the numbers, some of them self-reported.

August 17, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Police to hold fundraiser Saturday

Police to hold fundraiser Saturday

Cops will hold a hog roast to benefit kids.

August 15, 2014 4:15 pmLoading…
Harrison Road closed to flooding

Harrison Road closed to flooding

Rains shut down part of Harrison Road.

August 15, 2014 4:07 pmLoading…
Tucson firefighters investigated over time-card discrepancies

Tucson firefighters investigated over time-card discrepancies

City officials won't talk about the probe, which began in April.

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Ex-UA student struck by officer files claim against city

Ex-UA student struck by officer files claim against city

Assault caused UA student to lose faith in the system, it says.

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Rio Nuevo delays action on proposed downtown project

Rio Nuevo delays action on proposed downtown project

Two developers have plans; board wants more time.

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Bank offers assistance for homebuyers

Bank offers assistance for homebuyers

New program expected to help 250 families buy homes.

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Mission Library to close 2 days for paint job

Mission Library to close 2 days for paint job

A two-day, interior painting job will spruce up the library.

August 08, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

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Tucson annexes 163-acre southeast tract

Tucson annexes 163-acre southeast tract

Tucson annexed Southeast property hoping it could be a major retail site.

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Sun Tran and drivers union agree on new contract

Sun Tran and drivers union agree on new contract

Sun Tran workers approve deal mere hours before the old contract expired.

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City annexes 163-acre Southeast side parcel

City annexes 163-acre Southeast side parcel

Tucson annexed Southeast property hoping it could be a major retail site.

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Sun Tran bus strike deadline extended

Sun Tran bus strike deadline extended

Sun Tran and union reps agree to delay bus strike 24 hours.

August 06, 2014 5:00 pmLoading…
Tucson closer to medical marijuana delivery, longer dispensary hours

Tucson closer to medical marijuana delivery, longer dispensary hours

City Council takes first step toward relaxing restrictions on medical marijuana providers.

August 05, 2014 9:30 pm Related Loading…
Kozachik wants city to clamp down on borrowing

Kozachik wants city to clamp down on borrowing

Councilman seeks to rein in how city issues non-voter approved debt.

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Police union drops suit against city

Police union drops suit against city

The union is protesting the city taking away sick leave sell-back.

August 03, 2014 10:00 pmLoading…
TFD sued over inadequate lactation space

TFD sued over inadequate lactation space

Says requests to work at stations that could accommodate her were denied.

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City has new interim manager

City has new interim manager

Assistant City Manager Martha Durkin took city manager duties today.

August 01, 2014 4:45 pmLoading…
Former TPD officer cuts deal to avoid firing

Former TPD officer cuts deal to avoid firing

Former TPD lieutenant drops appeal. Police license still in question.

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Streetcar ridership holds steady when fares kick in

Streetcar ridership holds steady when fares kick in

City nearly hits estimated streetcar rider mark on first day of paid service.

July 29, 2014 7:00 pmLoading…
Streetcar turnout pleases Sun Link, merchants

Streetcar turnout pleases Sun Link, merchants

Tucsonans flock to downtown to take a free ride on the streetcar.

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City buses will continue to run, for now

City buses will continue to run, for now

Sun Tran and union officials agree to extend current labor contract extra week.

July 28, 2014 3:00 pmLoading…
Streetcar opening closes downtown streets starting Thursday

Streetcar opening closes downtown streets starting Thursday

Streetcar party will close some downtown roads.

July 23, 2014 5:30 pmLoading…
Bilingual book fair offers kids free books

Bilingual book fair offers kids free books

Join Councilwoman Regina Romero at this Saturday's book fair.

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$197 million later, streetcar starts running Friday

$197 million later, streetcar starts running Friday

It brings new rules for drivers, bicyclists and pedestrians — and much hoopla.

July 19, 2014 9:00 pmLoading…
Streetcar culminates a decades-long effort

Streetcar culminates a decades-long effort

Timeline showing how the streetcar materialized.

July 19, 2014 8:00 pmLoading…
City panel proposes medical marijuana deliveries

City panel proposes medical marijuana deliveries

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

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Cops need more gun seizure power, Koz says

Cops need more gun seizure power, Koz says

Kozachik wants to grant police greater authority to confiscate suspects' guns.

July 15, 2014 7:30 pmLoading…
Rio Nuevo gets two Greyhound site redevelopment bids

Rio Nuevo gets two Greyhound site redevelopment bids

Board to weigh $100 million proposals for downtown property.

July 15, 2014 7:00 pmLoading…

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