Ward 5 News
Dear Neighborhood Association Officers:
The Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday holiday will be observed on Monday, January 19, 2015. Residential and commercial trash and recycling will not be collected on Monday. All City of Tucson residential and commercial customers will have their trash and recycling service delayed by one day. The Los Reales Landfill will be open.
A series of activities and events will commemorate the life, work and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King.
Unified Community Advisory Board
The January meeting of the Unified Community Advisory Board
and an Air Force Poster/Information Session
will be held on Wednesday, January 21st, 2015,
at the El Pueblo Activity Center,
The City of Tucson Department of Transportation’s Park Tucson
Division today launched GoTucson, a service that will allow motorists to
pay for on-street parking through a mobile application. Developed in
partnership with Charlotte, North Carolina-based Passport, GoTucson will
provide a convenient, easy-to-use, and intuitive means of paying for
metered parking throughout Downtown and in the districts along the Sun
Link Streetcar corridor.
SIXTH AVENUE AND TOOLE AVENUE
Crews from Southern Arizona Paving and Construction Co., under contract
with the City of Tucson Department of Transportation, will be installing
underground conduit for the installation of new and permanent traffic
signals at Sixth Avenue and Toole Avenue.
This work will require the closure of the Sixth Avenue and Toole Avenue
intersection from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m., including the Sixth Avenue
Underpass, on the following nights:
The Pueblo Gardens Neighborhood Association will be hosting their 25th Annual Martin Luther King Breakfast Saturday, January 17, at the Holmes Tuttle Boys and Girls Club, located at 2585 East 36th Street in Ward 5.
Doors will open at 7:15 am and the breakfast begins at 8:00 am sharp.
I want to congratulate James Christopher of the Pueblo Gardens Neighborhood Association and his committee for their work organizing this breakfast for these 25 years. It is the only neighborhood association in Tucson to hold such an event.
Tucson Parks and Recreation presents the 31st Annual Senior Olympic
Festival. This festival is a celebration of fitness to promote healthy
living and an active lifestyle among seniors. This is Tucson’s largest
organized, annual senior activity and is open to anyone 50 years of age
What: The 31st Annual Senior Olympic Festival, featuring nearly 100
events and activities at more than 30 venues throughout the City of
When: Jan. 12-Feb. 1, 2015
Where: Various venues - See attached schedule of events