Two City Transportation Projects in the Top 20


The Metropolitan Pima Alliance (MPA) has designated two City transportation projects as being in the top 20 projects to be recognized at the Common Ground Awards ceremony in October 2015:  Houghton Road Corridor:  Tanque Verde Road to Interstate 10 and Kino Parkway/22nd Street Intersection Improvement Project. 

On Friday, October 30, 2015, the MPA will hold its 11th annual Common Ground Awards ceremony presented by Cox Communications. The Common Ground Awards ceremony honors community leaders, planning and development projects and community efforts that overcame great obstacles through collaboration. Over 200 exemplary projects have been recognized over the past decade representing positive outcomes as the result of atypical and significant partnerships.

An elite list of the Top 10 projects will be chosen from the list of 20 honored projects and unveiled the evening of the ceremony at the Starr Pass Marriott, representing the best of the best. Attended by hundreds, MPA welcomes everyone to attend this event to celebrate outstanding projects and programs countywide as we work to encourage more community collaboration. For tickets and information, go to