An "in-depth special audit" of Tucson's Rio Nuevo downtown
redevelopment district approved by the City Council in March has
never been started. Some council members blame the state
Legislature, which threatened to rescind funding for the district,
for the delay.
Firefighters and police officers, the brave women and men of the
Tucson Police Officer's Association and the Tucson Firefighters
Local 479, endorsed my campaign for public office because I have
always prioritized public safety.
To hear City Council incumbent Nina Trasoff tell it, a proposed
publicly financed Convention Center hotel downtown will employ 500
people for the next few years and generate millions of dollars by
securing conventions that Tucson is losing now or at risk of