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Steve K's Newsletter 8/21/17

Topics in this issue...

  • Tucson Be Kind
  • Half-Staff
  • Lightening things up a bit
  • Supreme Court Decision
  • Gun Apps
  • Environmental Protection Agency
  • Tucson Water Department
  • Green Water Infrastructure
  • Prop 101 Open House
  • Zoning Meeting
  • St. Elizabeth's Health Center
  • Local First: Friends of Himmel Park
  • Blood Donations
  • Sacred Space Poetry
  • Events & Entertainment

Steve K's Newsletter 8/14/17

Topics in this issue...

  • Charlottesville, Virgina / Half-Staff
  • MHST / De-escalation Training
  • Local First: Elections
  • Three More Locals
  • Final Local: Tucson's Birthday
  • Honors Dorm
  • Street Maintenance
  • Caterpillar Development
  • Boards, Committees and Commissions
  • Commission on Climate, Energy and Sustainability
  • City Workers
  • CAP / Lake Mead
  • Sonoran Institute
  • Tucson Golf
  • Helicopter Parenting
  • Blood Drive / Shred-It
  • Events and Entertainment

Steve K's Newsletter 8/7/17

Topics in this Issue...

  • Half-Staff
  • Police De-escalation Training / Mental Health Interventions
  • Genna's Law
  • Santa Cruz County Jail Board
  • Gas Pump Rip-offs
  • Boy Scouts of America
  • Protected Left-Hand Turns
  • More TDOT
  • New Zoning Laws
  • Swimming Pools and Water Security
  • Candidate Forum - Sustainable Tucson
  • Air Travel and Climate
  • Federal Budget Update
  • Ward 6 Spring Cleaning
  • Ward 6 Blood Drive
  • Health Care Study
  • Events & Entertainment

Steve K's Newsletter 7/31/17

Topics in this issue...

  • Half-Staff
  • De-escalation and Mental Health
  • Low-Impact Development / Green Infrastructure
  • In-Home Energy Efficiences
  • Utility Lines and Safety
  • Climate Concerns Matter
  • Sustainable Tucson Forum
  • Arroyo Chico
  • National Monuments
  • Elections
  • Streetcar Hours
  • PAG Bike/Ped Committee
  • Local First: Tucson Meet Yourself
  • Elephant Salad
  • Ward 6 Blood Drive
  • Events

Steve K's Newsletter 7/24/17

Topics in this issue...

  • Half-Staff
  • TPD De-escalation / Mental Health Unit
  • Pullover Protocols
  • An Inconvenient Truth / August 7th Forum
  • Water Issues - Water Checkbook, Unified Community Advisory Board
  • County Bond Committee
  • Honor's College Dean
  • TUSD Superintendent Search
  • New Council Member
  • Ray Carroll
  • Local First
  • HB2116 - Rezoning Rules Change
  • Some Animal Items - UA Work with Zoos and Aquariums, Safari Nights, Audobon Birding Festival
  • Monsoon Sandbag Distribution
  • Events

Steve K's Newsletter 7/17/17

Topics in this issue...

  • Half Staff
  • TPD Crime Prevention Tips
  • TPD / Mental Health Support Team
  • National Night Out
  • Local Tucson 
  • Sun Tran Settlement
  • Sun Tran Management
  • Climate Items
  • Transit
  • Left Hand Turns
  • Mothers Against Drunk Driving
  • Prop 409 Work
  • Brush & Bulky
  • Events

Steve K's Newsletter 7/10/17

Topics in this issue...

  • Half-Staff
  • Prop 101 - Roads & Public Safety
  • Three More Ballot Measures
  • PACE Legislation
  • More Climate Items
  • CAP WAter & Energy
  • Energy Efficiency Rebates
  • Tucson Botanical Gardens
  • River Run Network
  • Film Industry / Visit Tucson
  • Back to School Safety & Health Fair
  • Local First - Even Stevens

Steve K's Newsletter 7/3/17

Topics in this issue...

  • Happy Fourth of July
  • Affirmation of Life
  • Half-Staff
  • Arizona Daily Star Mischaracterization
  • More Good Work by Our Police
  • Incident Training
  • Community Homelessness Report
  • Federal Government and Water
  • Federal Government, Utilities and Coal
  • Inconvenient Truth
  • Another Federal Funding Issue - Health Care
  • Fireworks and Pets
  • Fireworks and Fire - and the Law
  • Martha the Ugly Dog
  • July 4th Palo Verde Neighborhood Parade
  • Himmel Park Restoration
  • Fox Theatre
  • Events and Entertainment

Steve K's Newsletter 6/26/17

Topics in this issue...

  • Half-Staff
  • Health and Heat
  • Climate Change and Tucson  
    • “Pursuit Ready” Hybrid Police Vehicles
    • Energy
    • Water
    • Waste Diversion
    • United States Climate Alliance
    • And More Local Work
  • Arizona Forward
  • Ms.
  • Tucson Greyhound Park
  • Animal Cruelty
  • Local Tucson
  • DM and the F-35
  • Events

Steve K's Newsletter 6/19/17

Topics in this issue...

  • Half-Staff
  • Climate Change
  • Pima Animal Care and Heat
  • Business Insider Ratings
  • Pima County and Opioids
  • Prop 101 Commission
  • Planning and Development Services Director
  • Nova Home Loans Arizona Bowl
  • Misplaced TUSD Focus
  • Local First: Tucson Meet Yourself
  • F-35 and A-10
  • Events

Steve K's Newsletter 6/12/17

Topics in this issue...

  • Half-Staff
  • MS St. Louis
  • USS Gabrielle Giffords
  • Border Wall Resolution
  • Media Literacy
  • Climate Agenda
  • Water Infrastructure Incentive
  • Bond Ratings
  • Tucson City Court
  • Sun Tran Operations
  • GoTucson Mobile Apps
  • Local First - Flag Day Celebration Downtown
  • Five Animal Items
  • UA Ice Hockey
  • Events

Steve K's Newsletter 6/5/17

Topics in this issue...

Half-Staff
Wear Orange Event
MS St. Louis
U.S. Veterans
Martha Ortiz / Local First
Paris Climate Accord
Refugee Ban
Federal Budget - Cancer Research
City Budget
Local Financial Investing
Metropolitan Education Commission
Water Fluoridation
Rainwater / Sandbags
Identity Theft

Steve K's Newsletter 5/30/17

Topics in this Issue...

Flag Retirement Ceremony
Half-Staff
June 2nd – Wear Orange and Music
Charter for Compassion
Trump’s Refugee Ban
UA Honors College
Spice Ordinance
Parks Upgrades
Two Roads Updates
TUSD Staffing
Humane Society
Reid Park Zoological Society
Final Animal Add
Another Neighborhood Item – Stormwater Harvesting Grant Workshop
Climate and Glaciers
Local Tucson
Events

Steve K's Newsletter 5/22/17

Topics in this Issue...

Half-Staff  
Domestic Violence
Spice
Prop 101 Results
County Road Tax
Collaboration with Pima County
Construction and Communication
Southwest Gas Work
Investing in Tucson
Bird Expo
Neighborhood Recycling Centers
Honoring Bob Walkup
Local Tucson
Brain Clutter
Events

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