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ASU Awarded $4M for Solar Solutions

By Saundra Wilson for Phoenix Business Journal Six projects out of Arizona State University’s Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering won awards from the U.S. Department of BEX

July 25, 2017 // 0 Comments

Goldman Sachs, Stadium Structuring Agent

Source: Phoenix Rising Football Club Continuing its push for a Major League Soccer expansion team, Phoenix Rising Football Club has announced that Goldman Sachs has been BEX

May 9, 2017 // 0 Comments

FAA OKs Phx-Mesa Gateway Airport’s Dev. Plan

By Roland Murphy for Arizona Builder’s Exchange When the federal government turned the former Williams Air Force Base over to the now Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport BEX

April 7, 2017 // 0 Comments

Peoria Increasingly Appealing for Dev.

By Roland Murphy for Arizona Builder’s Exchange The stereotype rooted in many people’s minds when thinking of Peoria is still one of retirees, isolated and aging BEX

March 31, 2017 // 0 Comments

ASU Looks to Expand Leadership in Bioscience

By Roland Murphy for Arizona Builder’s Exchange Even though it does not feature a medical school, Arizona State University is making progress toward becoming one of the BEX

March 20, 2017 // 0 Comments

2016 Year in Review

By Eric Jay Toll for Phoenix Business Journal Looking back, 2016 is the year of the economic development deal in Phoenix. There’s no question about it on the economy beat. BEX

December 20, 2016 // 0 Comments

2017 Economic Outlook: Optimism in the Air

By Chris Flora for Inside Tucson Business Ahead of an annual economic outlook luncheon hosted by the University of Arizona Eller College of Management, experts say there are BEX

December 6, 2016 // 0 Comments

Details of Monsanto Deal with Pima County

By Murphy Woodhouse for Arizona Daily Star After months of private negotiations, the details of Pima County’s deal with agribusiness giant Monsanto are now public. BEX

November 22, 2016 // 0 Comments

Raytheon Announces Tucson Expansion

By Roland Murphy for Arizona Builder’s Exchange Raytheon announced last week it plans to expand its Southern Arizona operations and add nearly 2,000 jobs at the Missile BEX

November 22, 2016 // 0 Comments

Rep. Thornberry: Keep Tucson’s A-10s Flying

By David Wichner for Arizona Daily Star The venerable A-10 Thunderbolt II ground-attack jet, a mainstay of Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, has won a powerful new ally in BEX

October 21, 2016 // 0 Comments

Caterpillar Will Grow in Tucson, VP Says

By Gabriela Rico for Arizona Daily Star The choice of Tucson for a Caterpillar Inc. regional headquarters was made with the intent to grow locally for the long haul, a BEX

September 16, 2016 // 0 Comments

AZBEX Public Works Conference Oct. 5

By Rebekah Morris for Arizona Builder’s Exchange Next month, hundreds of project opportunities will be on display from fifteen different public owners at the first-ever BEX

September 13, 2016 // 0 Comments

ADOT to Hold Small Biz & DBE Conference

Source: ADOT An Arizona Department of Transportation conference in October will help owners of small businesses and those qualifying for ADOT’s Disadvantaged Business BEX

September 9, 2016 // 0 Comments

More F-16 Fighter Jets Landing in Tucson

By David Wichner for Arizona Daily Star Tucson stands to gain up to 48 F-16 fighter jets in the next couple of years as the Air Force makes room for the next-generation F-35 BEX

August 16, 2016 // 0 Comments

Phoenix Aims for Walkable Downtown

By Fara Illich for dtphx.org The sound of the wind rustling in the trees, a waft of something delicious, the clink of glasses, a smile from a stranger — all of these BEX

July 26, 2016 // 0 Comments

Tempe Nixes High-Rise Student Housing

By Sonja Haller for The Arizona Republic As the Tempe skyline continues to grow, there is one type of high-rise that city leaders don’t want to see: student housing. The BEX

July 8, 2016 // 0 Comments

Community Mobilized by ’19 North’ Team

Source: 19 North Alliance The 19 North area encompasses Montebello toDunlap along the 19th Avenue light rail extension andsurrounding neighborhoods. Credit: Google Maps A BEX

July 1, 2016 // 0 Comments

No Slow Down Downtown

By David Pittman for BizTucson Streetcar Continues to Draw Investors, Development Downtown Tucson continues to be a hub of activity and redevelopment as 22 new residential BEX

June 17, 2016 // 0 Comments

Tucson Streetcar Draws Affordable Housing

By Becky Pallack for Arizona Daily Star Tucson is seeing the first signs that the two-year-old streetcar line will be a draw for new affordable housing projects. Three BEX

June 17, 2016 // 0 Comments

AZ Leadership Understands Global Trade

By Eric Jay Toll for Phoenix Business Journal Arizona top political leadership finally gets it, according to Mexican Consul General Roberto Rodriguez Hernandez. “Gov. BEX

June 17, 2016 // 0 Comments

ADOT Continues EIS, Comments on I-11

By Kevin Reagan for Casa Grande Dispatch The Arizona Department of Transportation appears no closer to deciphering where the proposed Interstate 11 might go in between BEX

June 14, 2016 // 0 Comments

Transport Improvements Help Tucson Area

By Brad Allis for Inside Tucson Business A number of current and future transportation improvements will help business in the Tucson area. From Vail to Marana, there are a BEX

June 14, 2016 // 0 Comments

North Phoenix Next in City’s Building Boom

By Brenna Goth for The Arizona Republic Central Phoenix’s building boom is spreading north. Developers are planning hundreds of new houses and apartments in the North BEX

June 7, 2016 // 0 Comments

On Track for More Mesa Light Rail

By Maria Polletta for The Arizona Republic Preliminary construction work on the next leg of Mesa’s light rail line could begin as soon as August, according to city BEX

May 10, 2016 // 0 Comments

MAG Syncs Up Transit Projects, Funding

By Rebekah Morris for Arizona Builder’s Exchange Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG) held a mid-phase transportation funding public meeting April 27. Presentations BEX

April 29, 2016 // 0 Comments

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