Ward 5 - Council Member Richard Fimbres

Tucson Water Begins Recycled Water Program

    Tucson Water has completed a master plan for the development of
recycled water as a future drinking water resource. Additional planning
and study will begin soon, including discussions with Tucson Water
customers. 

    “We’ve been studying this for some time,” said Tucson
Water Director Alan Forrest. “The ongoing drought and dropping water
levels in Lake Mead, and planning for the impacts of climate change are
making it a higher priority than originally planned.”

CITY OF TUCSON WORKSHOPS LICENSE AND TRANSACTION PRIVILEGE TAX REPORTING

CITY OF TUCSON WORKSHOPS
LICENSE AND TRANSACTION PRIVILEGE TAX REPORTING

Learn your rights and responsibilities for Transaction Privilege (Sales) Taxation by attending a Tax and License Workshop sponsored by the City of Tucson Finance Department.  

Questions will be answered and written materials will be available.  Samples of sales tax records, worksheets, and monthly returns will be explained.  Sample returns can be completed.  It is recommended that you bring a calculator and a pencil.

Newsnet Update

TUCSON NAMED TOP 10 CITY FOR MILLENIALS IN THE SOUTHWEST - A new study, conducted by Havas PR North America, surveyed Hispanic and non-Hispanic 18-to-34-year-olds living in Arizona, California, New Mexico and Texas on topics including family, food and work. The findings were published in a report called, “Mi Casa en Los Estados Unidos: Millennials of the Border States.” As part of the survey, about 800 participants were asked to name one Southwest city that they thought would be best for their generation in the future. Tucson was the 10th most popular.

Wounded Warrior Congressional Fellowship Application Deadline Extended

Wounded Warrior Congressional Fellowship Application Deadline Extended

 

TUCSON – Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva is proud to participate in The Wounded Warriors Program and offers the opportunity for a veteran to serve in his district Congressional office for two years.  The application process now extends to Thursday, July 23rd. Full details are available below.

 

I-10 Update

*Eastbound I-10 exit ramp at Rex Allen Drive in Willcox to close Monday for paving*


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The eastbound Interstate 10 exit ramp at Rex Allen Drive in Willcox will be closed Monday, July 14 for paving operations.

 

Exit 340 on eastbound I-10 will close at 4 a.m. Monday and is scheduled to reopen at 5 p.m. the same day.

 

Eastbound motorists wishing to access Rex Allen Drive can take either Taylor Road (Exit 336) or Old Stewart Road (Exit 344).

 

Newsnet

10 BEST THINGS TO DO IN TUCSON - The USA Today's 10best.com travel website highlights the best things to do in Tucson. As for attractions, the site lists the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, Old Tucson Studios, Mission San Xavier del Bac, Mt. Lemmon Ski Resort and others. For outdoor activities, Sentinel Peak Park tops the list. When it comes to annual events, the site ranks the 4th Avenue Street Fair, Tucson International Mariachi Conference and All Souls Procession as the top three.
Read the article from 10best.com: http://bit.ly/1mjUd4I 

Traffic Alert - July 8 - 10 (Sixth Avenue Underpass)

TRAFFIC ALERT

SIXTH AVENUE UNDERPASS CLOSURE

On Tuesday, July 8, 2014 through Thursday, July 10, 2014 the Sixth Avenue Underpass downtown will be closed daily from 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. to allow crews from Graffiti Protective Coatings (GPC) to repaint the underpass. 

Electronic message boards are in place to notify the traveling public of this closure.  Motorists, bicyclists and pedestrians will be prohibited from using the underpass during the work hours. 

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