Just like plants, Reid Park Zoo’s Aldabra tortoises love water and come alive when wet. In the Tucson 12 video below, see what happens when a tortoise gets showered with a hose.
The City of Tucson is seeking an electrical engineer to work in its Environmental & General Services Architecture and Engineering Division to help manage facility electrical design projects. Duties include monitoring development of electrical projects schedules and budgets, designing and reviewing electrical and control systems drawings and specifications, and representing the City of Tucson with statewide and professional organizations.
The candidate must be registered as a Professional Electrical Engineer in Arizona.
Safely dispose of paints, chemicals, oils, pesticides, and certain other items that are sitting unused in your shed or garage. The City of Tucson Eastside Service Center, 7575 E. Speedway Blvd., is open tomorrow, Aug. 4, 8 a.m.-noon, for household hazardous waste collection. Drop-off is free for city residents.
The Tucson Police Department (TPD) will hold another Coffee with a Cop event next Tuesday, Aug. 7. The gathering will take place from 9-11 a.m. at Crossroads Coffee, 8898 E. Tanque Verde Road. There is no planned agenda, other than a simple time to ask questions, voice concerns, and meet the police officers who serve the area.
Yummy For The Tummy is just one of the fun and exciting classes for kids at the Randolph Recreation Center.
In the Tucson 12 video below, see how Miss Lilly teaches kids and their parents cooking basics while making delicious carrot cake cookies.
The Tucson Water department is recruiting for a water system operator in its Water Quality and Operations Division. Job responsibilities include operating, monitoring, and controlling water treatment facilities, distribution systems, and related equipment. A system operator also makes repairs and decisions related to the central control operations of the potable water and reclaimed water systems that serve more than 725,000 customers.
Visit the Zoo during cooler evening temperatures, and enjoy the added benefits of live music, family-friendly animal features, and food and drink specials. The night features face painting, glitter tattoos, enrichment stations, the carousel, animal encounters, and more.