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COVID-19 News Round-up for April 3rd

Budget & Stimulus News CARES Act Business Tax Incentives  The historic $2T stimulus package known as the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act, aka The BEX

April 3, 2020 // 0 Comments

COVID-19 News Round-up for March 31st

Budget & Stimulus News  Trump Signs $2T Stimulus Package  President Donald Trump signed a $2T economic stimulus package just hours after it was rushed through the BEX

March 31, 2020 // 0 Comments

Local AEC Market Impacts COVID-19

Budget & Stimulus News  Ariz. $50M Relief Plan Progresses  The Arizona House of Representatives broke through a political logjam on Monday, approving a $50M relief BEX

March 27, 2020 // 0 Comments

ADOT’s Tentative 5-Year Construction Program

Source: Arizona Department of Transportation  Drivers rely on Arizona’s highway system for their daily commutes, weekend travel, and for the delivery of goods and services BEX

March 20, 2020 // 0 Comments

Scottsdale Bond Priorities Emerge at City Hall

By Melissa Rosequist for Independent Newsmedia An outline of marching orders for the 58 approved bond projects is beginning to take shape at City Hall as Scottsdale officials BEX

February 19, 2020 // 0 Comments

Maricopa County Funds New PHX Health Campus

Source: Creighton University Maricopa County and Creighton University are working together to address a major challenge to the region’s prosperity and well-being: the BEX

December 13, 2019 // 0 Comments

2019 School Bond Recap

By Rebekah Morris for AZBEX Nearly $1.3B in school bonds were approved by Arizona voters across the state in 20 different school district bond elections. The vast majority BEX

November 8, 2019 // 0 Comments

$35M School Bond on Nov. 5 Ballot

Source: Kingman Daily Miner Voters in the Kingman Unified School District will vote, Tuesday, November 5th, on a proposed $35M school bond. KUSD’s Governing Board has BEX

November 4, 2019 // 0 Comments

PMG Airport Plans on $50M Worth of Improvements

By Brandon Brown for Phoenix Business Journal The Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport Authority approved a nearly $5M increase to its annual expenditure budget on October 15th, BEX

October 29, 2019 // 0 Comments

AZ Airport Infrastructure Grants Announced

Source: Federal Aviation Administration U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao announced that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will award $986M in airport BEX

September 27, 2019 // 0 Comments

AJ School District Seeks Bonds, Override

By Richard H. Dyer for Apache Junction Independent Voters in a November 5th election will consider authorizing Apache Junction Unified School District to issue and sell $60M BEX

September 6, 2019 // 0 Comments

Approved CIPs Show Sustained Growth in Sector

By Rebekah Morris for Arizona Builder’s Exchange The final tally is coming in for this year’s budget season, namely, the Capital Improvement Plans for major BEX

September 28, 2018 // 0 Comments

K12 Procurement Law Change Sends Shocks

By Roland Murphy for Arizona Builder’s Exchange Legislation signed by Governor Doug Ducey last week ended a statewide teacher walkout, increased teacher pay and promised BEX

May 9, 2018 // 0 Comments

CIP Talks Taking Root Around the State

By Roland Murphy for Arizona Builder’s Exchange For most Arizonans, Spring means warmer temperatures, baseball and seasonal allergies as the desert starts coming into full BEX

April 3, 2018 // 0 Comments

Ducey Proposes to Reverse K12 Funding Cuts

By Ricardo Cano for The Arizona Republic Gov. Doug Ducey on Tuesday announced a plan he says would “reverse Recession-era cuts” to Arizona school funding and BEX

January 15, 2018 // 0 Comments

K12 Market Study Shows Irregularities

By Roland Murphy for Arizona Builder’s Exchange As a reporter and editor, it’s always a strange situation to report on your own organization. Objectivity is impossible, BEX

December 22, 2017 // 0 Comments

Update on the SDLE Schools Bond Package

By Melissa Fittro for Scottsdale Independent It’s been nearly one year since Scottsdale voters approved a $229M bond package to upgrade and renovate schools within the BEX

November 7, 2017 // 0 Comments

PHX Releases 1st Progress Report on T2050

By Roland Murphy for Arizona Builder’s Exchange The City of Phoenix has released its first progress report detailing plans launched and goals met during the Transportation BEX

October 31, 2017 // 0 Comments

Ducey Promises Not to Raid Roadway Funds

By Rebekah L. Sanders for The Arizona Republic Gov. Doug Ducey has promised to stop taking $30M in transportation money annually from Arizona cities and counties to balance BEX

October 27, 2017 // 0 Comments

ASU Zeroes in on Bond Money Projects

By Rebekah Morris for Arizona Builder’s Exchange Note: All projects listed below are in the preliminary internal planning stages, and the finance mechanism is not yet BEX

June 2, 2017 // 0 Comments

Mesa Ponders Transit Options

By Gary Nelson for East Valley Tribune The East Valley’s growing network of trains and trolleys could grow even more thanks to recent action by the Mesa City Council. BEX

May 30, 2017 // 0 Comments

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