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Justin Cluck, Pima County Public Fiduciary, Pima County, Pima County Board of Supervisors, Pima County Public Fiduciary,

Supervisors Appoint Pima County Public Fiduciary

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The Pima County Board of Supervisors today voted 5-0 to appoint Justin Cluck as public fiduciary.

2022 election, early ballot drop-off, general election, primary election, 2022 election, midterm elections,

Pima Board Approves Early Ballot Drop-Off Sites

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Pima County Board of Supervisors has approved early ballot drop-off locations.

Proposition 411, City of Tucson, special election,

Tucson Voters Approve Proposition 411

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Tucson voters overwhelmingly approved proposition 411 in the May 17th election.

Yuma to Celebrate Public Works Week signals az

Yuma to Celebrate Public Works Week

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Yuma will celebrate National Public Works Week May 16-20, and residents are invited to an open house!

Pima County, City of Tucson, Youth organizations, mini-grant, grant opportunity,

Pima County Opens Grants to Local Organizations

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Local organizations and those that serve youth can now apply for mini-grants through Pima County.

Reid park, Survey, City of Tucson, pima county,

Reid Park Reimagined Needs Input

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Reid Park Reimagined planning process needs the public’s input. Take the survey to provide your feedback.

Pima County, climate change, environment, City of Tucson, Pima County Board of Supervisors

Pima County Renews Commitment to Climate Change

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Pima County will begin taking bolder steps to address climate change.

City of Yuma, Yuma City, Political signs, campaign signs,

Campaign Signs Begin Appearing May 23

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Campaign signs for the 2022 election will begin to appear May 23.

Pima County, voting districts, 2022 general election, 2022 primary election,

Pima County Approves 2022 Voting District

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Pima County Board of Supervisors has approved the 2022 Election Voting Districts.

Swim lessons, Pima County, TMC Healthcare, free swim lessons,

Free Swim Lessons in Pima County

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TMC Healthcare and Pima County are offering free swim lessons to children.

Pima Animal Care Center, PACC, Howlin at the Moon, Pima county,

Howling at the Moon Celebration at PACC

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PACC invites you to celebrate at the Howling at the Moon event.

Pima County, Vote Centers, 2022 primary election, 2022 general election

Pima County Approves Vote Centers for 2022 Elections

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Pima County Board of Supervisors has approved the 2022 election vote centers.

drinking water, City of Yuma, Drinking Water Week

Yuma Celebrates Drinking Water Week

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The City of Yuma celebrates Drinking Water Week May 1st-May 7th.

Yuma is Hiring Lifeguards, City of Yuma, Yuma Parks and Recreation, summer lifeguards,

Yuma is Hiring Lifeguards

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Yuma Parks and Recreation is looking to hire summer lifeguards.

Kidco Summer Camp, City of Tucson, Tucson Parks and Recreation, Class Registration,

Summer Camp and Class Registration Opens May 7

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Tucson Parks and Recreation is opening registration for the Kidco Summer Camp and Classes starting May 7th.

Huckelberry Loop, recreational trail, best rec trail, Pima County, City of Tucson,

Huckelberry Loop Voted Best Trail

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The Chuck Huckelberry Loop has earned the top spot in USA Today’s 2022 10 Best Readers’ Choice travel award contest for Best Recreational Trail for the second year in a row. The Loop was nominated by a panel of experts from USA TODAY, the 10Best.com, expert contributors, and other media sources. It was ultimately crowned the winner thanks to members […]

City of Tucson, Tucson Parks and Recreation, regular hours,

Tucson Parks and Rec to Resume Regular Hours

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Tucson Parks and Recreation will resume pre-pandemic hours on Monday, May 2nd.

City of Tucson, Tucson transit, mask mandate,

Tucson Transit No Longer Requires Masks

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Public transit in Tucson will no longer require masks.

City of Tucson, Fort Lowell Hospital, rehabilitation project

Tucson Receives Grant for Fort Lowell Hospital Rehab

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Tucson received the Arizona State Parks Heritage Fund Grant for Fort Lowell Hospital rehab project.

Yuma Children’s Festival of the Arts Returns

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Yuma’s Children’s Festival of Arts is returning this April.

Pima Animal Care Center, Free Pet Clinic, City of Tucson, Ajo residents,

Pima Animal Care Center Offering Free Pet Clinics

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PACC is offering free pet clinics for Ajo residents April 21-22.

“A” Mountain Access Restricted This Weekend

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Tucson’s “A” Mountain will experience access closures for Easter weekend.

Yuma Parks and Rec, Spring and summer activities, summer activity guide, parks and rec programs,

Summer Activity Guide from Yuma Parks and Rec is Online

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The Yuma Parks and Recreation spring and summer activities guide is now online.

Easter Events in Tucson and Yuma

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Spring is in the air and Easter is this Sunday! With it, there are fun events happening all over the Tucson and Yuma areas for you and your family to enjoy. Looking for a little springtime and Easter fun? Check out this guide to local Easter events happening in the area. For more events happening around the state, be sure […]

Adoption event, Pima Animal Care Center, animal shelters, pet adoption, tucson

Pima Animal Shelters Holding Adoption Event

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Pima Animal Care Center is teaming up with local shelters to hold a County-wide adoption event.

Fair Housing Symposium, Fair housing, City of Yuma, Yuma County,

Yuma Holding Fair Housing Virtual Symposium

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Fair Housing Month celebration will focus on renting, accommodation issues and more.

Yuma is holding a fair housing virtual symposium in English in April and Spanish in May.

Old Tucson Studios, new operator, Pima County Board of Supervisors, City of Tucson,

Old Tucson Studios Gets New Operator

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Pima County Board of Supervisors approves new operator for Old Tucson Studios.

Pima County, Tucson, Kino Sports Complex, Soccer, tournament,

It’s Soccer Time at Kino Sports Complex

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Kino Sports Complex will begin soccer tournament season this week!

Yuma Mayor Ends Local COVID-19 Emergency Status

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Yuma’s Mayor Nicholls signed a proclamation ending the COVID-19 emergency.

Jan Lesher, County Administration, Pima County Board of Supervisors, Pima County Administrator,

Jan Lesher Named as Pima County Administrator

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Pima County Board of Supervisors named Jan Lesher as the new County Administrator.

Chuck Huckelberry, County Administration, Pima County Board of Supervisors, Pima County Administrator,

Chuck Huckelberry Resigns as Pima County Administrator

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Pima County Board of Supervisors accepted Chuck Huckelberry’s resignation as County Administrator.

Conner Park, City of Tucson, grand opening, ribbon cutting,

Conner Park Gets New Playground

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Come celebrate the grand opening of Conner Park’s new playground.

Supervisors ask city to reconsider water rate plan that would charge unincorporated residents more for Tucson Water signals az

Tucson Water is Focusing on Reducing Water Loss

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Tucson Water’s Condition Assessment Program (CAP) team is focusing on reducing water loss.

Tucson EGGstravaganza, virtual egg hunt, city of Tucson, Tucson Parks and Recreation,

Tucson EGGstravaganza and Virtual Egg Hunt

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Come on out to participate in the City of Tucson EGGstravaganza and Virtual Egg Hunt events.

extended pool, Tucson pool, Tucson splash pad, Tucson Parks and Recreation

Tucson Extended-Season Pools Open Today

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The City of Tucson Parks and Recreation department will open three extended-season pools, in addition to the four year-round pools currently open, and all splash pads today, April 1st. There is no entry fee for pools at this time, except at the Edith Ball Adaptive Recreation Center. Extended pool locations: Fort Lowell Pool, 2900 N. Craycroft Road Quincie Douglas Pool, […]

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Tucson Parks and Rec is Hiring

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Tucson Parks and Rec is hiring part-time, temporary positions.

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Longfin Dace Fish to Return to Santa Cruz River

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The longfin dace returns to the lower Santa Cruz River this week.

Pets of Pima Parade Hits the Streets April 23rd

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The Tucson Subaru Pets of Pima Parade (POPP) will happen on April 23, 2022.

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Yuma’s Loop Nominated for Best Recreational Trail

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The Chuck Huckelberry Loop is once again nominated for Best Recreational Trail in the nation.

Drinking Water in Yuma

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Update on the status of Yuma’s drinking water.

pet vaccine, microchip, pet care, Pima Animal Care Center, city of Tucson, pima county

Free Pet Vaccine and Microchip Clinic

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Pima Animal Care Center is holding a free pet vaccine and microchip clinic.

Tucson Parks & Rec Seeks Lifeguards signals az

Tucson Parks & Rec Seeks Lifeguards and More for Summer

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Tucson Parks & Rec positions and their salary range changes are viewable here.

Tucson Electric Power, air quality permit, public comment,

Public Input Needed for Tucson Air Quality

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Public comment is open for the Tucson Electric Power air quality permit revision.

Yuma names new Director of IT signals az

Yuma Appoints New Director of IT

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The City of Yuma welcomes Isaiah Kirk as its new Director of IT (Information Technology).

Tucson Million Trees, City of Tucson, Mayor Romero, plant a tree,

Tucson Million Trees Planting Event

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Join Tucson’s Mayor Romero for the tree planting event this Saturday, March 19th.

mask wearing, mask removal,

Pima County Relaxes Mask Requirements

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Board of Supervisors will also resume in-person meetings.

Pima County buildings will no longer have a mask requirement as of March 12, 2022.

Santa Cruz River, University of Arizona, US Geological Survey, river study

Santa Cruz River to Run Red for Research

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The Santa Cruz River will run red as part of a research project by UArizona and the U.S. Geological Survey.

City of Tucson, Cyclovia Tucson, bicycle event,

Volunteer at Cyclovia Tucson

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Cyclovia Tucson is returning on Sunday, March 27th.

City of Yuma, repair app, Yuma Click & Fix, new app

City of Yuma Debuts Click & Fix App

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The City of Yuma is excited to announce the launch of Yuma Click & Fix.

Pima Animal Care Center, Pima County, City of Tucson, snip-n-tip, spay and neuter clinic

PACC Offering Free Spay and Neuter Event

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Pima Animal Care Center is holding a free spay and neuter event called Snip ‘N’ Tip for community cats.


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