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ARIZONA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION: Governor’s Office of Highway Safety grant aids ADOT crash-data gathering efforts

A grant from the Arizona Governor's Office of Highway Safety will help the Arizona Department of Transportation enhance the collection of vehicle crash data that, in turn, will allow transportation engineers, law enforcement and researchers better examine traffic collision trends, as well as the causes of fatalities and serious injuries.

TOWN OF MARANA: Mayor's Message: Promises made, promises kept

Construction of the new Marana Police Facility has reached completion at the Marana Municipal Complex, and last month celebrated its grand opening.

GOVERNOR DOUG DUCEY: Awards $15.9 Million For New School Buses

First Round Of Awards Provides Low-Income Schools With 142 New School Buses

PIMA COUNTY: Supervisors OK funding second phase of Kino South Sports Complex expansion project

On Tuesday, Dec. 4, the Pima County Board of Supervisors approved, in a 3-2 vote, a $9.6 million increase in funding to the contract with Haydon Building Corp for the construction of Kino South Sports Complex.

MESA COMMUNITY COLLEGE: MCC receives Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation grant for students to explore STEM degrees

Mesa Community College received a $10,000 grant from the Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation Grant Program to encourage low-income, underrepresented groups of students to pursue degrees and careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) fields.

COCHISE COUNTY: New member appointed to County Career & Technical Education District Board

School Superintendent Jacqui Clay has appointed a new member to the Cochise County Career and Technical Education District (CTED) governing board.

GOVERNOR DOUG DUCEY: Strengthens Arizona-Sonora Relationship

Governor Doug Ducey today co-signed three Memoranda of Understanding with Sonora Governor Claudia Pavlovich at the Comisión Sonora-Arizona/Arizona-Mexico Commission 2018 Annual Meeting Plenary Session in Hermosillo, Sonora.

SOUTHWEST VALLEY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Announces Great Bowls of Fire Chili Cook-off

The Southwest Valley Chamber of Commerce is excited to host the Great Bowls of Fire Chili Cook-off on Saturday January 26, 2019, 11:00am - 5:00pm at Veterans Park in Tolleson, AZ.

TUCSON METRO CHAMBER: Vantage West appoints Nowak as new Business Relationship Manager III

Vantage West Credit Union, southern Arizona’s largest credit union, announced the appointment of Teresa Nowak as its new Business Relationship Manager III.

Grand Canyon University fields most volleyball players in Arizona

Grand Canyon University ranked No. 1 for student volleyball participation in the state, according to a Watchdog analysis of college sports participation.

21 percent of borrowers at 2-year colleges in Arizona default on student loans

At South Mountain Community College, 33 percent of borrowers who started repaying student loans in 2014 defaulted on those loans by the end of 2016, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Arizona gets score of 78 on financial transparency

Arizona earned above-average marks for its system of making annual budgetary data available to residents, according to a study by the Chicago-based policy institute Truth in Accounting (TIA).

GOVERNOR DOUG DUCEY: Appoints Fred DuVal To The Arizona Board Of Regents

Governor Doug Ducey announced the appointment of business and community leader Fred DuVal, a former Chairman of the Arizona Board of Regents and the 2014 Democratic nominee for Arizona governor, to fill a vacancy on the Arizona Board of Regents (ABOR).

ARIZONA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION:Nov. 29 public meeting on improving mobility south of downtown Tucson

Pima County residents will have another opportunity to comment on plans to improve traffic flow along Interstate 10 and State Route 210 in Tucson during a public meeting in late November.

CITY OF AVONDALE: Announces Christmas and New Year's Holiday Schedules

The following changes in City of Avondale operations will take place in observance of the upcoming Christmas and New Year holidays.

TUCSON METRO CHAMBER: Vantage West receives $950,000 in CDFI Funding

Vantage West Credit Union, southern Arizona’s largest credit union, was recently awarded $950,000 from the U.S Treasury’s Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund), fueling its initiative to serve low-income and underserved groups in the community to spur economic development.

GREATER PHOENIX CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Greater Phoenix Chamber Foundation takes delegation to Talent Forward conference

Last month, the Greater Phoenix Chamber Foundation led a delegation of nearly 20 business leaders to Washington, D.C. to discuss workforce issues hindering business growth with policy experts and other businesses from across the nation.

CITY OF AVONDALE: Makes a difference for United Way Campaign Employees pledge $111,105 in 2018

Avondale employees generously pledged $111,105 towards the Valley of the Sun United Way, as part of the City’s month-long United Way employee fundraising campaign this year.

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