City Projects Among Common Ground Award Nominees

Many City of Tucson and partner projects won awards at last week's Common Ground Awards ceremony. Presented by the Metropolitan Pima Alliance (MPA), Barker Contracting, and National Bank, the 2017 Top 20 Common Ground Projects include: Proposition 101, Tucson UNESCO City of Gastronomy, Mission Garden, Sabino Canyon Road: Tanque Verde Road to Kolb Road/Airmen Memorial Bridge, Tucson Marketplace at the Bridges, City Park, and others.

The Tucson Change Movement, Tucson Homeless Work Program, Homeless Coalition, and Tucson Arts Brigade were also recognized at the awards ceremony for being "four outstanding Tucson nonprofit organizations." The event recognizes projects and community efforts that overcame great obstacles through collaboration.