The City of Tucson's Adaptive Reuse Pilot Program encourages reinvestment throughout the City by repurposing existing buildings. Launched in 2017, the program draws on supporting research (“Older, Smaller, Better in Tucson”) and successful programs in other cities, particularly Phoenix’s Adaptive Reuse Program, to provide a suite of incentives and code relief tools for the reuse of existing buildings in Tucson.
The City of Tucson Parks and Recreation department is hosting its annual summer track and field and road races throughout June and July. Track and field events will be held Tuesdays, through July 23, at Drachman Stadium, 501 S. Plumer Ave.
Road races are every Thursday, through July 25, at various locations. This week's races will be held at Lakeside Park, 8201 E. Stella Road (Ramada 1), with races starting at 6 p.m.
The City of Tucson is hiring public safety communications specialist I and II trainees to work in the Public Safety Communications Center. The civilian positions are responsible for receiving both emergency and non-emergency calls for help from the public and passing critical information to Police and Fire dispatchers. Training is provided in-house and may take up to one year to complete.
The City of Tucson is seeking an assistant public defender to perform professional legal work defending indigent clients charged with misdemeanor offenses in City Court. This position works under the supervision of senior and experienced attorneys.
Join the Lohse Family YMCA for a free lunchtime fitness series at Jácome Plaza during the month of June. Classes that will be offered include Les Mills Bodyflow, Bodyweight Bootcamp, Mixxed Fit, Barre-less Barre, Les Mills Bodyattack, and Les Mills Bodycombat. Each class begins at 11:30 a.m. and is only 30 minutes.
Bypasses are devices that allow some people to dash from point A to point B very fast while other people dash from point B to point A very fast.
People living at point C, being a point directly in between, are often given to wonder what's so great about point A that so many people from point B are so keen to get there, and what's so great about point B that so many people from point A are so keen to get there. They often wish that people would just once and for all work out where the hell they wanted to be. – Douglas Adams, Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
Final paving operations on Valencia Road west of Kolb Road are scheduled to begin on Monday, June 17. There will be intermittent lane restrictions on both eastbound and westbound Valencia Road during the work.
The celebration begins tomorrow, June 15, at 10 a.m. at the pool. Free popsicles and refreshments will be provided at the event. The splash pad, which includes eight computer-controlled water features, was funded through City of Tucson impact fees and Ward 2 Service Line Warranty funds.
The City of Tucson recently received the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) for the City’s fiscal year 2018/19 budget. The award reflects the commitment of the governing body and staff to meet the highest principles of governmental budgeting.
Tucson's Indoor Football League (IFL) team wraps up its inaugural regular season tomorrow, June 15, at the Tucson Arena. Kickoff is at 6 p.m. against the Quad City Steamwheelers.
If the Tucson Sugar Skulls win, the team will pack up and advance to its first playoff game the following weekend to meet either the Green Bay Blizzard or Sioux Falls Storm. If the Sugar Skulls lose, the season ends short of a goal the franchise set when its formation was announced in August.
Final paving operations on Valencia Road west of Kolb Road are scheduled to begin on Monday, June 17, 2019 and last through the end of the day on Wednesday, June 19, 2019. Crews plan to begin paving at 5:30 a.m. each day. There will be intermittent travel lane restrictions on both eastbound and westbound Valencia Road during the work.
The Tucson Fire Department (TFD) yesterday, June 11, responded to two near-drowning calls within two hours of each other on different sides of town. The first involved an approximately 12-year-old male at the 1000 block of East Benson Highway.