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Huckelberry: Use $1.75 million budgeted for road repairs to help pay for soccer fields

Huckelberry: Use $1.75 million budgeted for road repairs to help pay for soccer fields

County Administrator Chuck Huckelberry wants to take money allocated for road repair in next fiscal year’s budget and use it to make a down payment on 167 acres of land near the Kino Sports Complex.

June 14, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

South Tucson, in disarray, faces budget shortfall

South Tucson City Manager Luis Gonzales puts a new word of the day on the whiteboard in the city’s conference room before each staff meeting.

May 28, 2014 12:00 am Related Loading…

Supervisors' vote boosts plan to improve Colossal Cave Road

The Colossal Cave Road project received a boon last week when the Pima County Board of Supervisors voted to combine two impact-fee areas southeast of Tucson.

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Dan Sullivan: supervisor Miller misrepresents her district's share of road funds

Dan Sullivan: supervisor Miller misrepresents her district's share of road funds

There is an unfortunate trend that has been exploited by shock radio and political campaigns for decades: If you say it loudly enough and often enough, the lie becomes “truth.” It is an ugly, inflammatory style that leaves the voting public unsettled, angry and forced to make decisions based…

April 02, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Pima road-fund swap feud escalates with new report, complaint

Pima road-fund swap feud escalates with new report, complaint

Pima County Supervisor Ally Miller’s district has received more money for road improvements and other transportation needs than the county’s other districts have since 1997, according to documents released this week.

March 21, 2014 12:00 am Related Loading…

Fitz: Ally Miller, defies her enemies, aims to clean up Pima County

From: Supervisor Ally Miller

March 20, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
$22 million bond for new Pima County animal shelter will be on November ballot

$22 million bond for new Pima County animal shelter will be on November ballot

Pima County voters will get to decide this fall whether to spend $22 million to build a new animal shelter.

March 18, 2014 5:30 pm Photos

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No laws violated in Supervisor's roads-fund transfer, county review finds

No laws violated in Supervisor's roads-fund transfer, county review finds

The Pima County Board of Supervisors did not violate any laws when it voted to move money from Supervisor Ally Miller’s district to fix Colossal Cave Road last month, according to the Pima County Attorney’s Office.

March 11, 2014 2:00 pmLoading…
Steller: Why Ally Miller makes for good copy, and more politics

Steller: Why Ally Miller makes for good copy, and more politics

Why do we Tucson reporters love to cover Pima County Supervisor Ally Miller so much?

March 07, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Miller's $100 million pitch for road funds gets cool county reception

District 1 Supervisor Ally Miller has a roughly $100 million plan to fix Pima County roads.

February 18, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Pusch Ridge bighorn sheep and people: a bad combination

Pusch Ridge bighorn sheep and people: a bad combination

More than two decades ago I provided the Pima County Board of Supervisors with testimony regarding desert bighorn sheep on Pusch Ridge in the Catalina Mountains.

December 17, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Huckelberry to Miller: Put up or shut up on extortion

Huckelberry to Miller: Put up or shut up on extortion

County Administrator Chuck Huckelberry has challenged Supervisor Ally Miller to give prosecutors evidence that county employees are breaking the law, as she says, or shut up.

October 25, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Tucson firm gets county incentives to hire well-paid workers

Tucson firm gets county incentives to hire well-paid workers

Roughly a year into its lease with Pima County, a biotech startup needs more space as it continues to grow.

October 17, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Arizona parks director convicted of disorderly conduct

Arizona’s State Parks director has been convicted of misdemeanor disorderly conduct for arguing with and shoving a man at a festival in Florence earlier this year.

November 16, 2012 10:59 amLoading…

Fitz Blog:Miller's lament

     Teapublican Ally Miller is running against Nancy Young Wright for the seat of retiring Pima County Supervisor Ann Day. Miller sent out this memo to the press yesterday.

October 15, 2012 6:00 amLoading…

Tucson city workers improperly spent thousands on side jobs

Former Tucson Streets Administrator Kurt Hough and four other Transportation Department employees were fired or resigned today after an 11-month investigation city officials say shows they used thousands of dollars of city materials and equipment for their own outside projects.

September 06, 2012 1:28 pmLoading…

Tucson lawyer to replace Patterson

Attorney Nicholas Fontana will replace former state Rep. Daniel Patterson, who resigned earlier this month.

April 23, 2012 10:02 am Related Loading…
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May 08, 2011 12:00 amLoading…

Judge pay of $2.5M could hit county

Pima County could end up spending another $1.5 million to $2.5 million on Superior Court judges' salaries, and jurors could lose their $12 daily stipend, if the state's judicial branch has to cut another 15 percent from its budget.

October 31, 2009 12:00 amLoading…

Ruling: Public records include all the embedded electronic info

PHOENIX — Government officials cannot deny public access to the electronic tidbits that are embedded in their records, the Arizona Supreme Court ruled Thursday.

October 30, 2009 12:00 amLoading…

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