City Recruiting Lead Planner for Housing and Community Development

The City of Tucson is recruiting a lead planner for its Housing and Community Development department. The position manages federally funded projects and federal block grant entitlement and competitive programs.

Duties also include preparing and amending the Five Year Consolidated and Annual Action plans and reports. A lead planner also conducts research, collects technical materials, and meets with businesses and organizations.

Parks and Recreation Bond Proposal Details Now Online

The City of Tucson is asking voters to consider a $225 million Parks and Connections Bond to fund capital improvements, and more.

The bond package, Proposition 407, would fund improvements that will promote mobility, accessibility, and safety at major parks, neighborhood and community parks, recreation centers, pools, splash pads, and sports fields at 100 of our city’s 128 parks. Bond funds also would improve connections with greenways, shared-use paths, pedestrian safety features, sidewalks, and bicycle lanes.