Tucson Electric Power (TEP) is warning its customers about a continuing scam involving threats to turn off electricity at a customer's home. The scam involves a phone call from someone claiming to work for TEP demanding the purchase of a money card within an hour to avoid a power disconnection, the utility said. If you have a question about the status of your bill, call TEP's customer service line at (520) 623-7711.
On Monday, July 6, 2015, crews from Sunland Asphalt, under contract with the City of Tucson Department of Transportation (TDOT), will begin work to improve the pavement conditions on Nogales Highway from Los Reales Road to Irvington Road.
Crews will begin the project with the lowering of manhole covers and water valve covers. Lowering the utility covers is scheduled to be complete by Tuesday, July 7, 2015. Work will take place from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Fourth of July fireworks always bring plenty of lost animals to Pima Animal Care Center (PACC), and the days after the holiday typically are the busiest days at the shelter. To encourage pet owners to claim their lost pets, PACC is waiving all boarding fees today through Saturday for pet owners who agree to let the shelter spay or neuter their pets. While pet owners will not be required to pay for the surgery, they will be required to pay any applicable fees and late fees associated with the annual license if their pets don't have a valid license.
The El Rio Theatre Project will be holding auditions for “Love’s Labour’s Lost” at the Randolph Arts Center Auditorium, 200 S. Alvernon Way. Auditions will be held tomorrow and Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. Actors are asked to bring a two-minute classic monologue, or be prepared to cold read selections from the script.
The Ward 5 Council Office is closed today, Friday July 3 and will reopen on Monday, July 6.
Vice Mayor Fimbres and the Ward 5 staff wish everyone a safe and Happy Fourth of July.
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All City offices closed tomorrow
On Monday, July 6, 2015, crews from Sunland Asphalt, under contract with the City of Tucson Department of Transportation (TDOT), will begin work to improve the pavement conditions on Grande Avenue from Speedway Boulevard to Congress Street.
Crews will begin the project with the removal of pavement bump-outs. Lowering of manhole covers and water valve covers will take place Thursday, July 16 and Friday, July 17. Work will take place from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.
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On Wednesday, July 1, 2015, crews from Hunter Construction Company, under contract with the City of Tucson Department of Transportation (TDOT), began work to widen and reconstruct Silverbell Road from Goret Road to Grant Road, a project funded through the Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) and regional dollars. Work hours will be 6 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Monday through Friday with occasional weekend and night work. Traffic will be restricted to one lane in each direction for the duration of the project. The project is anticipated to be complete in September, 2016.