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Traffic Alert Grant Road/Oracle Road Paving Project

On Monday, October 1, 2018, work will begin to repave Grant Road from 15th Avenue to Ninth Avenue and Oracle Road from Rillito Street to Alturas Street, including the Grant Road and Oracle Road intersection.

Southern Arizona Paving and Construction Co., under contract with the City of Tucson Department of Transportation, will begin the paving project by lowering manhole covers and water valve covers. The utility lowering work is scheduled to begin Monday, October 1, 2018 and is anticipated to be complete by Friday, October 5, 2018. Work hours are 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day.

Public Meetings Set Regarding Sunset Date of the Infill Incentive District

The City of Tucson's Planning and Development Services Department (PDSD) is seeking feedback regarding the extension of the ordinance for the Infill Incentive District (IID), which is set to expire on Jan. 31, 2019. The Mayor and Tucson City Council must extend the sunset date, remove it, or let it expire.

Experience Tucson Streetcar's Art and Poetry

Learn about the ideas behind the artwork at Sun Link streetcar stops before you take your next ride. The streetcar encourages downtown redevelopment and provides residents with an easy, fun, and sustainable transportation alternative to street-congesting personal vehicles. The streetcar further infuses the downtown corridor with creative and cerebral experiences through the art and poetry pieces that adorn each stop.

See a Family Movie at Oury Recreation Center

The City of Tucson Parks and Recreation department is hosting Family Movie Night tomorrow, Sept. 28, at Oury Recreation Center, 600 W. St. Mary's Road. Crafts and fun inflatables start at 6 p.m., and The Book of Life (2014, PG) movie begins at 7 p.m. underneath the covered basketball court. Bring a chair or a blanket. 
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Election Town Hall Tomorrow

Ward 3 Tucson City Council Member Paul Durham and Pima County Supervisor Sharon Bronson will take part in a town hall tomorrow, Sept 27, 5:30-7 p.m., at TPD Operations Division West, 1310 W. Miracle Mile. They will be discussing Propositions 407 and 463.

Proposition 407 is a City of Tucson proposal asking voters to consider a $225 million Parks + Connections Bond to fund capital improvements at 100 of the city’s 128 parks.

Housing and Community Development is Hiring

The City of Tucson is recruiting a business analyst for its Housing and Community Development (HCD) department. Duties include coordinating staff access for City, HUD, DES, EIV, and IDIS systems and to act as the liaison between HCD and the City’s Information Technology department. The analyst also troubleshoots end-user issues and evaluates workflow and written procedures to develop tools to improve efficiencies.

Sign Up for Utility Services E-Billing

Join 25,000 other customers, and go paperless with a Utility Services eBill account. Set up your own secure, password-protected account and get electronic notification of your statement and payment due date. You also have the option to click to pay.

The eBill service also includes Tucson Water’s monthly newsletter and any inserts mailed to customers. You can send an email directly to Customer Service from the website if you have billing or account questions.


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