Alex Prewitt plays Dell Urich Golf Course, 600 S. Alvernon Way. The low areas on the courses have not been overseeded, and the water to those areas has been reduced. Courses increasingly are not watering transitional areas as they struggle with fewer golfers.
For decades, Tucson's growth traced the edges of golf course after ever-longer golf course as developers sought premiums on lots adjacent to a sea of rolling emerald turf.
After months of debate, a proposal for 250 homes and 24 acres of offices and shops next to Catalina State Park goes before the Oro Valley Town Council tonight.
A community planning group recommends local governments work toward a more diverse urban area with different types of housing, walkable neighborhoods, more access to public transit and a lively downtown.
Arizona State hopes the commercial and housing project will generate cash to rebuild Sun Devil Stadium, which could cost $300 million.
PHOENIX - Arizona State University wants to develop a commercial and housing complex on 330 acres of school property to generate cash to renovate its football stadium and sports facilities.
In the name of keeping the San Pedro River alive, the federal government is trying to stop Arizona from certifying that a planned Sierra Vista development has enough water for 100 years.
A bill requiring Tucson to deliver water to the proposed Painted Hills development in the Tucson Mountains got a last-minute reprieve in the state House Wednesday.
A bill moving through the state House would force the city of
Tucson to extend water service to the proposed, long-contested
Painted Hills development in the Tucson Mountains.
The Oro Valley Town Council may do away with a citizens' panel
that vets development proposals and will hold a series of public
forums on the matter next month.
TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras — Ousted President Manuel Zelaya said
Friday that a U.S.-brokered pact will restore him to power in about
a week, ending Honduras' isolation four months after soldiers flew
the leftist leader into exile in his pajamas.
Republican candidate Shaun McClusky filed a complaint against
the Pima County Democratic Party on Thursday, alleging a flier that
went to households last week violated campaign-finance laws.