Tomorrow is expected to be a busy day at polling sites as people cast ballots for president and a number of other races and propositions. The State of Arizona requires proper identification to vote a regular ballot.
Tucson Water unveiled a blueprint last week for putting recycled water into the Santa Cruz River through downtown Tucson. The plan, dubbed "Agua Dulce" (Spanish for sweet water), would have water flowing in the river within two years. The proposal calls for using existing reclaimed water infrastructure to move the water into the Santa Cruz for recharge.
More officers from the Tucson Police Department (TPD) will be on the streets soon. The Southern Arizona Law Enforcement Training Center last week graduated 41 officers from Basic Recruit Class 16-3. Officers represented 19 different agencies from across Arizona. Twelve of the graduates represent TPD.
The City of Tucson's Small Business Assistance Line, (520) 837-4100, is available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Help is available in both English and Spanish. Staff members from the City Manager's Office of Economic Initiatives answer the calls.
The Small Business Assistance Line is one of a number of City initiatives to make the City of Tucson more business-friendly, along with many business incentives, streamlined permit processes, and more.
Reid Park Zoo is hosting another Teddy Bear Clinic tomorrow, 11 a.m.-1 p.m... Bring your favorite stuffed animal to the Zoo for a checkup, create a healthy certificate for your stuffed friend, and learn how veterinarians care for animals at the Zoo. Activities are included with regular admission, and no registration is required.
Do you have unused chemicals, oils, or pesticides sitting in your shed or garage? The City of Tucson is hosting a Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection this Saturday from 8 a.m.-noon at the Eastside Service Center, 7575 E. Speedway Blvd.
Drop off at HHW is free for City of Tucson residents. There is a fee of $10 for each television and $2 for each monitor brought in without a computer.
One of Tucson's signature events happens Sunday, as the 27th annual All Souls Procession makes its way through Downtown Tucson to Mercado San Agustin (map). Thousands of people are expected in costumes and skeleton face paint to honor the dead. The procession will stage at 4 p.m. Sunday at Sixth Avenue and Seventh Street.