Ward 5 News
Sign installation on I-10 in Tucson to bring restrictions next week
Motorists traveling on Interstate 10 in Tucson will encounter travel restrictions next week while the Arizona Department of Transportation continues a project to install new highway sign structures at numerous locations.
The Ward 5 Council Office will be closed Thursday, January 1, 2015 and Friday, January 2, 2015.
Tucson Vice Mayor Richard Fimbres (Ward 5) and his staff want to wish everyone a Happy and Safe New Year for 2015.
A major winter storm is forecast to push through Arizona and the Arizona Department of Transportation wants drivers traveling in the high country to be prepared.
$4,000 grant allows Pima Animal Care Center to host 3-day free adoption event
· Sun Tran Routes 1 through 99 will run on a Sunday schedule on New Year’s Day. Regular service resumes Friday, January 2.
· Sun Express Routes will not be in operation. Regular service resumes Friday, January 2.
Valve work on a water transmission main continues at 22nd Street at
Country Club Road.
From 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., from Wednesday, December 17, through Friday,
December 19, eastbound 22nd St. just west of Country Club will have the
following traffic restrictions:
- eastbound left turn lane to northbound Country Club will be closed
- eastbound inside lane will be closed
Steel plates are temporarily installed to allow traffic in all lanes
during hours when work is not taking place. There is no interruption of
water service to customers.
(Info will also be provided at the open houses about all the service changes coming in February)
The Regional Transportation Authority Board today approved $1.5 million in funding for the
City of Tucson to proceed with the roadway corridor design to widen Broadway Boulevard,
from Euclid Avenue to Country Club Road, from four travel lanes to six lanes, with bus
pullouts, bike lanes and sidewalks.
Save the Date! The Ward 5 Council Office will be holding their annual Holiday Party.
What: Ward 5 Holiday Party
When: Thursday, December 18
Time: 5:30 - 7:30 PM
Location: Ward 5 Council Office, 4300 South Park
Questions? Call the Ward 5 Council Office, (520) 791-4231.
We received some very sad news regarding the passing of Felipe Lundin. Please keep Felipe and his Family in your prayers as they go through this very tough time.
Funeral Arrangements are:
Thursday Dec. 4
Rosary 11:00 am
Funeral Mass 11:30am
Lunch reception at Knights of Columbus Council 1200, 601 S. Tucson Blvd. @ 12:30