Mission Strong is an effort of the Southern Arizona Defense Alliance, a broad group of community and civic leaders, business organizations, military support groups, elected officials across all political affiliations, and private citizens. What is their Mission? It is “to protect our local military assets and the nation’s defense.” Why? America’s armed forces deliver a huge economic benefit to our community.
Public comment period open for proposed Sun Tran service changes and fare increases.
There are also several Open House events:
It's getting closer to the deadline for filing your taxes. If you would like free help, it is available to you through United Way. You can visit the VITA site here for more information. http://www.unitedwaytucson.org/FreeTaxPreparation Deadline is Tuesday, April 15, 2014.
TUCSON CONVENTION CENTER ARENA
IMPROVEMENTS TO BEGIN MONDAY
Find out about Pima County’s future Esmond Station Regional Park and contribute your ideas about community needs and preferences for the park at two events in March.
• From 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 8, at the Esmond Station Railroad Festival at Esmond Station School, 9400 S. Atterbury Wash Way.
• At 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 11, at Clements Center, 8155 E. Poinciana Drive.
Click here to find out more information about the Loop
There are 3 issues that have increased the property tax:
1) Increase allowed by the State law 2%
2) Increase related to Insurance Tort and
... 3) Loss of revenue based on a reduction of sales tax revenue
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Want more information on the compensation plan...click on this link. http://www.tucsonaz.gov/sirepub/cache/2/zj5403bcvoy35455zu22td45/527403805212013115820783.PDF
Economic Development, TREO, and Travel
The United States Air Force has released the Draft EIS for the F-35A Proposed Pilot Training Center and Basing. Tucson is still a possible alternative site with the F-35A Fighter proposed to beddown at the Tucson Air Guard Station at the Tucson International Aiport (TIA).