Ward 5 - Council Member Richard Fimbres
RSVP to Reaching Higher Banquet
ONLY 48 HOURS LEFT TO ORDER YOUR VOTE-BY-MAIL BALLOT AND WALK IN EARLY VOTING SITES ARE OPENED
Fundraising event on Aug. 23 to improve Brandi Fenton dog park
in memory of young dog lover
A Tucson family is turning tragedy into a park project that will celebrate their loved one’s deep passion for dogs.
SUN TRAN AND TEAMSTERS ANNOUNCE NEW CONTRACT - Sun Tran and Teamsters Local 104 union members agreed on a new one-year contract last night, averting a possible work stoppage. The new contract, which stayed within the adopted 2015 budget, was ratified with a union vote of 292 to 93 in favor of the $1 million plan, which gives a one-time wage adjustment for all bargaining unit employees who have been employed longer than six months and are not in the top-rate wage level. Both parties acknowledged the importance of Sun Tran bus service to the community.
INDEPENDENT VOTERS CHOOSING A PRIMARY BALLOT
The following is a letter Pima County Recorder F. Ann Rodriguez sent to the Pima County Board of Supervisors about the Cherrybell Post Office situation:
You recently received communication that we mailed out over 227,000 vote-by-mail ballots on Thursday July 31st. That was the first day we can legally begin mailing ballots by law.
SUN TRAN and Teamsters REACH TENTATIVE AGREEMENT
Contract extended through August 7
Tucson, AZ – The Pima Community College men’s soccer team will begin the 2014 season ranked 19th in the NJCAA Division I top 20 preseason poll.
The Aztecs are coming off their 18th straight appearance in the Region I, Division I tournament and their 10th straight appearance in the Region I, Division I semifinals game under coach David Cosgrove. They finished last with a 14-7-1 overall record.
Pima will open the season on Friday, Aug. 22 at Arizona Western College in Yuma.
F. Ann Rodriguez, the Pima County Recorder, is issuing a Stranger Danger advisory to all voters in Pima County. DO NOT give your voted early ballots to a stranger. This warning includes a stranger who is at your front door.
Motorists traveling on State Route 86 west of Tucson will encounter lane restrictions on Saturday while the Arizona Department of Transportation paves the westbound shoulder of the highway on the Tohono O’odham Nation.
INDEPENDENT VOTERS CAN CHOOSE A PRIMARY BALLOT
Pima County Recorder F. Ann Rodriguez would like to remind Pima County voters who are not registered as one of the major political parties (otherwise known as Independent voters or Party Not Designated voters) that they have can choose ONE political party ballot to vote for the Primary election. They can choose to vote either a Democrat, Republican, Libertarian or Green party ballot.