Wednesday, November 20, 2013 10:48 am
Two more streets and an additional project date have been added to the previously-announced road closures in the Desert Vista Neighborhood. N. Twin Spur Court and W. Periwinkle Place will be closed at 7 a.m. on Friday, November 22 and will re-open at 7 a.m. the following day (Nov. 23). Complete project details and a color-coded street map are below.
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 4:00 am
A piece of history sits resting at the Marana Regional Airport.
Wednesday, July 17, 2013 4:00 am
The summer has unleashed its terrible fury upon Tucson for a few weeks now and the end of the sweltering heat is nowhere in sight. There is more to the Arizona summer, though. Storm clouds have been brewing off in the horizon for the last week, tantalizing us with their potential downpour. Every night, thunder clouds gather in the distance rolling their electric booms across the sky. Between the heat and the humidity, there is a good reason for the snowbirds to head back home in May.
Tuesday, July 16, 2013 4:22 pm
Tuesday, June 25, 2013 4:14 pm
My eighteen-year-old daughter and I just returned from an epic European vacation. The trip—officially—was a graduation gift, though I’d be lying if I didn’t admit to it being a bit of an excuse to spend some one-on-one time with her as she tiptoes into adulthood. Having spent a year planning the details of our vacation, we had high hopes. I think both of us naively imagined flawless travel followed by warm summer evenings spent strolling the streets of Paris. In reality, most of the things that could go wrong, did.
Wednesday, March 20, 2013 4:00 am
“Regional collaboration is what happens when you think outside the box…By creating and taking advantage of opportunities for partnership, we have learned to extend our resources while redefining success and financial stability.”
Wednesday, January 16, 2013 11:01 am
Transit services, including Sun Tran, Sun Van and Sun Shuttle, will operate on a regular weekday schedule during Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday, Jan. 21. With the exception of Lost & Found, all other services will be in operation as regularly scheduled:
Friday, January 11, 2013 11:00 am
Thursday, January 10, 2013 3:50 pm
Wednesday, December 26, 2012 4:00 am
Along the southern boundary of 57,000-acre Pusch Ridge Wilderness in the Santa Catalina Mountains, Sabino Canyon Recreation Area wedges its 2,900 acres almost four miles into the protected land.
Wednesday, November 21, 2012 10:35 am
Sun Tran buses will operate on a Sunday schedule and Sun Shuttle or Sun Express routes will not be in operation on Thursday, November 22, in observance of Thanksgiving Day.
Wednesday, September 26, 2012 4:00 am
On February 13, 2012, the Town of Oro Valley, in partnership with the Regional Transportation Authority of Pima County (RTA), launched the Sun Shuttle Dial-A-Ride transit service. This new service integrated the Town’s Coyote Run senior transit service, Handicar paratransit service and the RTA Sun Shuttle circulator service into a single, expanded service that provides mobility to more individuals in the Oro Valley area.
Wednesday, September 12, 2012 1:30 pm
Ride Sun Tran’s UA Football Shuttle to the South Carolina State game and arrive in front of Arizona Stadium on 6th Street just steps from the entrance. Passengers can park and ride from Hi Corbett Field located at 22nd Street and Randolph Way. Passengers are encouraged to park on the east side of the baseball field. Be prepared for long lines and wait.
Thursday, September 6, 2012 4:05 pm
Ride Sun Tran’s UA Football Shuttle to the Oklahoma State game and arrive in front of Arizona Stadium on 6th Street just steps from the entrance. Passengers can park and ride from Hi Corbett Field located at 22nd Street and Randolph Way. Passengers are encouraged to park on the east side of the baseball field. Be prepared for long lines and wait.
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 3:42 pm
In case you haven’t been on our website in the past 24 hours, head over to ArizonaWildcats.com and check out the all-new site design. Kudos to our web manager, Mike Lowery, and his team on the new design. They worked hard over the summer to revamp the site. We always want to be on the cutting edge of technology and social media and our new site reflects that. There is a link for feedback located at the bottom of every page. Browse through the site and let us know what you think. One of my favorite features of the new site is the striking presentation of the main photos that highlight our student-athletes. #AZisWildcatCountry
Friday, August 24, 2012 2:58 pm
Sun Tran will offer limited shuttle service to University of Arizona 2012 home football games.
Wednesday, March 7, 2012 4:00 am
Tucson gears up for bike fest
Friday, February 10, 2012 4:00 am
After eight months, the debate over Coyote Run’s future has come
to an end, with the Oro Valley Town Council voting 7-0 on Feb. 1 to
subcontract with the Regional Transportation Authority.
Wednesday, December 21, 2011 4:00 am
During a public hearing Dec. 14, Oro Valley Assistant Town
Manager Kevin Burke discussed the future of the town’s much-debated
Coyote Run Transit System.
Wednesday, August 17, 2011 3:00 am
Local residents can audition for "The
Wednesday, July 6, 2011 3:00 am
Passengers using Sun Tran, Tucson’s fixed route system, and Sun
Van, the comparable paratransit system are now paying higher
fares. At a public hearing held April 12, the City of Tucson mayor
and council voted to approve a transit fare increase, intended to
generate $1.3 million in revenue to help close a projected budget
gap for the City of Tucson in fiscal year 2012.
Wednesday, June 29, 2011 3:00 am
AAA Insurance: Fireworks spark safety
Wednesday, June 22, 2011 3:00 am
The Oro Valley Town Council voted 5-2 June 18 to reconsider its
original vote to continue funding the Coyote Run transit system for
at least one more year.
Wednesday, June 22, 2011 3:00 am
OVBC to host ‘picnic' meeting on July 7
Wednesday, June 8, 2011 3:00 am
After hearing emotional pleas from the public on June 1, the Oro
Valley Town Council voted to fund the Coyote Run Transit System for
at least one more year.