Wednesday, October 16, 2013 4:00 am
Approximately 75 people attended the Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) public information meeting last week to identify the preferred options for the proposed Interstate 11 corridor through southern Arizona. The public meeting was held in the Albert J. Garcia Auditorium on the Pasqua Yaqui Reservation at 7777 S. Camino Huivism.
Wednesday, October 24, 2012 4:00 am
The numbers we should all be concerned about: 23% is the largest portion of our workforce in Pima County. This sector works in the service industry. Followed by Government sector at 19%.
Wednesday, June 27, 2012 4:00 am
The Oro Valley Town Council expressed its faith in the Tucson Regional Economic Opportunities (TREO) and Metropolitan Tucson Convention and Visitors Bureau (MTCVB) during the June 20 meeting, but the decision to approve funding for each organization didn’t come without some debate.
Wednesday, May 11, 2011 3:00 am
Tuesday, October 12, 2010 11:00 pm
Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer is expected in Oro Valley at 3 p.m.
Wednesday to announce the creation of an estimated 500 new jobs in
Tuesday, October 5, 2010 11:00 pm
Joe Snell, TREO's president and chief executive officer, shared
"five things we must consider for the future" at the economic
development organization's Friday luncheon.
Tuesday, October 5, 2010 11:00 pm
In the next two weeks, a "major announcement" is expected about
a new employer bringing an estimated 500 new biotechnology jobs to
greater Tucson, according to Joe Snell, president and chief
executive officer of Tucson Regional Economic Opportunities.
Tuesday, August 3, 2010 11:00 pm
Officials from Cox Communications and the Pima County Board of
Supervisors have been chosen to lead a public/private economic
development partnership through Tucson Regional Economic
Tuesday, June 29, 2010 11:00 pm
Sargent Aerospace & Defense, a supplier of
precision engineered components and aftermarket services and
Marana's largest non-retail private employer, has chosen its I-10
location to expand and upgrade in support of current and projected
Wednesday, November 11, 2009 12:00 am
Tucson gets praise in biz publication
Tuesday, August 18, 2009 11:00 pm
Tucson has been ranked sixth in America for aerospace and
defense manufacturing, according to the publication Business
Tuesday, August 4, 2009 11:00 pm
It's farmers market week at two locales
Tuesday, July 14, 2009 11:00 pm
A talented cast of Oro Valley Theatre Group performers ranging
from 14 to 80 years of age has been rehearsing more than a month
toward four presentations of "The Fantasticks" this week in the
black box theater at Ironwood Ridge High School.
Wednesday, February 25, 2009 12:00 am
An “enterprise zone,” intended to boost capital investment and
job creation through lower property taxes and new job tax credits,
has been recertified for Tucson and Pima County by the Arizona
Department of Commerce.
Wednesday, January 14, 2009 12:00 am
For the third year, a group of greater Tucson business and
community leaders is traveling on a leadership exchange, this time
to Albuquerque, N.M., April 1-3.
Wednesday, January 7, 2009 12:00 am
Nearly 600 Tucson business leaders have shared their priorities
for the 2009 Arizona Legislature with Tucson Regional Economic
Opportunities, the economic development agency for Southern
Wednesday, December 10, 2008 12:00 am
Pointing to “unprecedented times” with a new president, a new
Arizona governor and the “significant impacts from the recession,”
Tucson Regional Economic Opportunities is seeking views on public
policy and economic development to share with new state
Tuesday, October 7, 2008 11:00 pm
Joe Snell, president and chief executive officer of Tucson
Regional Economic Opportunities, told the crowd at last Thursday’s
TREO annual meeting that he has “the solution” to economic hard
Tuesday, September 23, 2008 11:00 pm
Nothing like the withholding of cash to get someone’s
Wednesday, December 6, 2006 12:00 am
December 6, 2006 - Before he came to Tucson, Joe Snell knew
little about the area. One thing he had heard: Tucson was a bad
region for economic development.
Monday, November 28, 2005 12:00 am
November 23, 2005 - In baseball, home runs are usually what make
the crowds cheer and what creep into the ESPN highlight reels. But
it's base hits that win games, says Joe Snell, president of
Tucson's newest economic development group.
Tuesday, June 22, 2004 11:00 pm
Their pictures taken for posterity, their handshaking and
speeches concluded, it didn't take long for the five newly sworn-in
members of Oro Valley's expanded seven-member Town Council to get
the fur flying at their first meeting June 2.