News and Media

OIP STAFF RECOGNIZED

In collaboration with Pima County staff, as well as Tucson Parks and Recreation staff, OIP played a critical role in organizing the environmental and archaeological clearance process, providing grant funding for the stabilization of the Adkins residence, as well as providing design review of the rehabilitation of the historic officers’ quarters and leading public tours of the site. OIP will be recognized by the Tucson-Pima County Historical Commission on May 2, 2015 and on May 15, 2015 at the Arizona Historic Preservation Conference.

TUCSON PLANS AHEAD

OIP contributes to an informative article about Tucson's planning efforts to adapt to a changing climate.  The article can be found on page 30 of the April 2015 edition of Desert Leaf Magazine.

 

 

 

CITY OF TUCSON WINS STATE PLANNING AWARD

Plan Tucson wins American Planning Association, Arizona Chapter 2014 Best General Plan in the State.

 

 

 

Tucson's Application for Designation as a "City of Gastronomy"
The City of Tucson, Santa Cruz Valley Heritage Alliance, University of Arizona Southwest Center, our media partner Edible Baja Arizona, and many other community partners are actively seeking recognition of our region’s rich agricultural heritage, thriving food traditions, and culinary distinctiveness through a "City of Gastronomy" designation by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). Read the application.

Ronstadt Transit Center (RTC)
https://www.azpm.org/s/17476-city-seeking-ronstadt-transit-center-redevelopment-proposals/

Tucson Earns Impressive Sustainability Rating
STAR Community Rating.pdf