Registration Underway for Second Session of Fall Parks and Recreation Classes

Tucson Parks and Recreation’s Activity Guide for fall 2016 is available online at the link below and at all Parks and Recreation facilities, including administration offices, recreation centers, pools, and many local libraries.

The Activity Guide contains information on leisure classes, summer KIDCO, aquatics, sports programs, registration, and the Discount Program.

Creative Tucson Seeking Volunteers for New TV News Show

Creative Tucson is seeking individuals to be a part of its new half-hour news show. It needs writers, producers, camera operators, and on-camera personalities for the live show.

The newscast will be an opportunity for individuals to improve their newswriting skills, get on-camera experience, and gain video production skills while getting material for their demo reels.

For more information, email

Open House Scheduled for Broadway Widening From Camino Seco to Houghton

The final design plans for the Broadway Widening Project from Camino Seco to Houghton Road are approximately 60 percent complete. The City of Tucson Department of Transportation (TDOT) and the Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) invite the public to attend an open house to view and comment on the design plans for the voter-approved Broadway Widening Project.

Grant to Extend Curb-Separated Bike Lane on North Stone Avenue

For the second consecutive year, Living Streets Alliance (LSA) was awarded a $5,000 grant from national outdoor outfitter REI (Recreational Equipment, Inc.) to be used toward the completion of an extension of the curb-separated protected bike lane on North Stone Avenue. The award brings the total amount awarded by REI to LSA to $10,000.

City Can Help With Your Neighborhood Cleanup

If you and your neighbors would like to clean up your neighborhood, Tucson's Environmental Services department (ES) can help. ES will provide roll-off dumpsters and haul away debris at no charge.

To participate in this program, your association or group must be an ES customer, have 10 or more people helping, or be part of an incorporated homeowners association. Please provide two weeks notice in your request. For more information and a link to the request form, please follow the link above.