Tucson took the first steps in closing its $33 million budget gap for next year by tentatively approving what could amount to $4.8 million in transit savings and fare increases.
Rio Nuevo’s face-lift of the Tucson Convention Center is scheduled to start in a few weeks.
Talk on bus fare increases got nixed again from the city’s meeting agenda.
Tucson officials received a personal “thank you” from a top Sonoran political figure for all the work the city has done over the past few years to bolster trade ties with northern Mexico and opposing SB 1070.
Tucson’s Sun Tran bus service is in a financial bind because its fares are too low and it provides more service for the disabled at too low a cost, a panel of outside experts who evaluated the system found.
Mayor Jonathan Rothschild has made trade with Mexico one of his top priorities since assuming office two years ago.
Tucson took a first step to try to get back into the movie business by approving a local film incentive on Wednesday.
Tucson police officers got new orders from the City Council on how to enforce SB 1070.
Tucsonans voted resoundingly for more of the same this year, electing all three Democratic incumbents to new terms on the City Council.
City voters will begin receiving their ballots this weekend for this year’s City Council races and propositions.
Trying to locate someone within the city’s bureaucracy to answer a simple question can be frustrating and time-consuming for small-business owners.
While two city councilmen opposed a measure to delay seeking applications from developers on how to transform the Ronstadt Transit Center, they had very different reasons behind their decisions.
Members of the Tucson Bus Riders Union accused the City Council of betrayal after it voted to move forward with a plan that could transform the Ronstadt Transit Center downtown into a mixed-use transit hub.
After failing to include federally-required sidewalks in its $100 million road-bond package, the city is tapping into a loan program intended to create long-term jobs and stimulate the local economy to make up for the funding shortfall
The vans start pulling into the parking lot below Patrick McCarthy’s second-floor office window about 2:30 every afternoon.
Typical Tucson scenes: A woman taking a walk pushes her baby in a stroller along the side of a residential street.
Deference among City Council members may not break the law, but it could hurt Tucson.
Same-sex couples could receive greater legal recognition if the Tucson City Council approves proposed changes to its domestic-partner registry.
Republican Ben Buehler-Garcia is taking another shot at capturing the Ward 3 City Council seat.