Business News

May 21, 2015

Comcast to hire 1,100 at new Tucson call center

Arizona Daily Star “Comcast Cable plans to add more than 1,100 jobs in Tucson this year at a new customer support center with a payroll of $35 million a year.” Read more…

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May 20, 2015

Wells Fargo gives $100k for PCC scholarships

Arizona Daily Star “Pima Community College could double the number of GED tests it administers next school year thanks for a $100,000 grant from Wells Fargo.” Read more…

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May 17, 2015

Blighted buildings plus tax incentives draw developers downtown

Arizona Daily Star “With the help of a city tax incentive program, the resurrection of downtown is continuing to pick up steam. On Tuesday a trio of developers will ask the Tucson City Council to support tax breaks that will help them restore several downtown buildings that are outdated, blighted or both.” Read more…

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City plans to double spending on graffiti cleanups

Arizona Daily Star “The city will spend a lot more on graffiti cleanups next year to try to nip the problem in the bud.” Read more…

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May 8, 2015

City to address food security with new commission

Arizona Daily Star “The mayor’s office is bringing together a committee of local farmers and food advocates to address issues of food security in our community.” Read more…

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April 20, 2015

McSally told about postal consolidation’s negative impacts

Arizona Daily Star “Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild said the coalition of community members wanting to save the Cherrybell processing center are hitting a ‘brick wall.’ ‘It would literally take an act of Congress,’ he said.” Read more…

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March 29, 2015

City hopes to annex auto mall, tech park

Arizona Daily Star “All state sales taxes and income taxes paid by Tucsonans go to the state and then are shared with cities based on the population in the incorporated area. So Tucson needs to make sure more of the taxes paid here come back to the city to pay for services here, said Mayor […]

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March 20, 2015

El dinero ha rendido: más calles serán reparadas

Arizona Daily Star “’Cada vez que reparamos un camino, movemos a esta comunidad en la dirección correcta’, dijo [el alcalde Jonathan Rothschild].” Read more…

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March 13, 2015

Tucson to get more road repairs than expected

Arizona Daily Star “‘Every time we fix a road, we’re moving this community in the right direction,’ he [Mayor Jonathan Rothschild] said.” Read more…

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February 18, 2015

Tucson sees a chance to fix more potholes

Arizona Daily Star “‘Obviously this is great news. We need to fix more roads now,’ Mayor Jonathan Rothschild said at the council meeting. ‘Just keep pavin’, ‘ the mayor told the transportation director.” Read more…

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