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Third Street - Campbell Avenue to Tucson Boulevard Resurfacing Project

On Wednesday, May 20, 2015, crews from Intermountain Slurry Seal, under contract with the City of Tucson Department of Transportation (TDOT), will begin milling (removing asphalt) and repaving Third Street between Campbell Avenue and Tucson Boulevard.

Third Street will be closed to all through traffic on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 for the milling work and on Wednesday, May 27, 2015 for the repaving work. The closures on both days will be from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Tucson Leaders to Residents: Speak Up about Postal Impacts

– Elected and Business Officials release public surveys to collect citizen reaction to Cherrybell post office consolidation– 


Tucson, AZ– May 18, 2015–  Tucson Vice Mayor Richard Fimbres and numerous elected and business officials have launched a set of open surveys in an effort to provide the residents of Tucson a platform to share opinions about, and impacts of, the consolidation plans for the Tucson Postal Processing and Distribution Center (P&DC)/Cherrybell.    


NewsNet 05-18-15

City budget set for tentative adoption this week

Tucson Water prepared for continuing drought

Sun Tran to open new Park and Ride lot on eastside

Tucson in top 10 list of most bikeable cities

Help make recycling more effective

NewsNet 05-15-15

Tucson part of case study on climate change measures

Library's Summer Reading program begins tomorrow

'Music under the Stars' concerts continue this weekend

Enjoy a walk exploring Reid Park

Arizona Wildcats team with Tucson Fire Department for fire prevention


The following is a news release just sent out this morning about a new 14 screen movie theatre to be built at the Tucson Marketplace at the Bridges in Ward 5.  I want to congratulate Eric Davis and to thank Cindy Ayala and Sara O'Neil for their work on the Bridges Design Review Committee to make this happen.  Another great day in Ward 5!

Theft Prevention Tips

The key to preventing theft from vehicles starts with YOU!

Nobody wants to be a victim of crime, but if you leave your purse, computer, tools or other valuable items in your auto, you’re increasing the risk that you will become a theft-from-vehicle victim.

Many thefts from vehicles are the result of people leaving their car doors unlocked or leaving items of value in the car where would-be thieves can easily spot them. The message- if thieves can see it, they will steal it.

NewsNet 05-14-15

Tucson Police launch 'Know Your Limit' campaign

City's economic development director accepts position in Maryland

Summer movies return to La Placita Village downtown

Deadline for summer Parks and Recreation class registration is Sunday

Help ‘Keep our Blue Skies Blue’

NewsNet 05-13-15

Sun Link prepares for one millionth passenger next week

City offers $2 swim lessons for those who qualify

Movies in the Park program returns this summer

Thank a Cop tomorrow

City of Tucson is removing abandoned shopping carts

NewsNet 05-12-15

Eight Pima County libraries to start closing on Sundays

Tucson Police officers to attend national police week in D.C.

Energy and electricity topics of TedxTucson talk tonight

Volunteers needed for Pantano River cleanup

Watch a grizzly bear destroy a picnic in a controlled environment

NewsNet 05-11-15

Bicycle & Pedestrian program completes annual report

State memorials this week for former Arizona Governor Raul Castro

Residents scoring big deals on City surplus property (video)

Sign up for a free water audit to save water and money

Now is a good time to see saguaros in bloom

NewsNet 05-08-15

'Dreamers' to pay in-state tuition in Arizona

2nd Saturdays Downtown this weekend

Household Hazardous Waste collection tomorrow

Attend a transit workshop to share your ideas

Free pet adoptions this weekend


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