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POW/MIA Remembrance Ceremony

A Prisoner of War/Missing in Action Remembrance Ceremony will be held at the 755th Aircraft Maintenance hangar at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base at 9 a.m. Sept. 20.

The POW/MIA remembrance guest speaker will be a former POW Mr. John Swett. He was captured and detained during World War II while serving in Germany. Swett was a Corporal assigned to the U.S. Army's 106th Division, H Company, 423rd Regiment, 3rd Platoon when he was captured. His camp was liberated by General George S. Patton's Third Army on April 2, 1944

U.S. Navy helicopters and D-M units conduct joint training

Starting Sept. 12 three U.S. Navy MH-60S Knighthawk helicopters will emporary train here and develop skills necessary to support our nations defenses. The MH-60S airframe is similar to the HH-60 Pave Hawk, which is stationed here.

The MH-60S are coming from the Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 23 out of Naval Air Station North Island, San Diego, Calif.

TFD to hold 9/11 Ceremony

On September 11, 2013, TFD will hold a short ceremony to remember those lost on September 11, 2001. The commemoration will consist of the following:

1. 0845 hours - lower the flag from full staff to half staff.
2. 0846 hours - Communications will sound a single tone, followed by a short message and moment of silence.
3. After the moment of silence, return the flag to full staff.

TFD personnel will stand at attention near their workplace's flag and park their apparatus in front of their firehouse.

Karin's Note: Thursday, July 25, 2013

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Dear Tucsonans,

Jobs and the Economy

It’s great to see recent news coverage of two key elements in the Mayor and Council’s economic development plan: Trade with Mexico and Incubators for Entrepreneurs.

Karin's Note: Thursday, July 11, 2013

 
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Dear Tucsonans,

The November Election Ballot will include a number of initiatives of importance to our community. I trust City voters to review the information available when deciding whether to vote yes or no on each of the questions put before us. Here’s my perspective:

Plan Tucson
 

Karin's Note: Thursday, June 27, 2013

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Dear Tucsonans,

The City Manager’s Office provided this update on our road repair progress, a top priority of the Mayor and City Council:

FISCAL YEAR 2013 PAVEMENT PRESERVATION PROGRAM NEARS COMPLETION

Karin's Note: Thursday, June 6, 2013

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Dear Tucsonans,

Our Future

Because we always focus together on how can we do better as a City, we sometimes fail to pause and celebrate what we have accomplished -- the good news. The harsh economic downturn surely reinforced that tendency.

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