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Foothills Mall Redevelopment Moving Forward

By Roland Murphy for Arizona Builder’s Exchange Originally developed in 1981, the 22-parcel, 68-acre Foothills Mall in unincorporated Pima County will undergo a massive BEX

July 13, 2018 // 1 Comment

Pima May be Skirting Laws with Amazon NDAs

By Roland Murphy for Arizona Builder’s Exchange When we broke the news last week that Project Wildcat, the hush-hush 2.3MSF project in initial planning for the Century BEX

March 30, 2018 // 0 Comments

That Giant Tucson Project? Yeah, It’s Amazon

The Tucson area has been abuzz with speculation about a massive (technically) speculative warehouse/distribution center project being planned for Century Park Research BEX

March 20, 2018 // 1 Comment

GEICO to Get 200KSF Regional Office in Tucson

By AZBEX Staff for Arizona Builder’s Exchange In a major win for the Tucson area, Sun Corridor, Inc. issued a press release this week that Bourn Companies will develop and BEX

January 15, 2018 // 0 Comments

Pima County Hopes to Sell Wastewater Gas

By Murphy Woodhouse for Arizona Daily Star Last year the county’s Tres Rios Wastewater Reclamation facility produced around 254M cubic feet of so-called biogas, a byproduct BEX

October 3, 2017 // 0 Comments

Pima Plans 12 New Fields Near Kino Complex

By Murphy Woodhouse for Arizona Daily Star When it comes to local youth soccer, football and other long-field sports, participating in major tournaments often means hitting BEX

August 22, 2017 // 0 Comments

The Loop to See a Lot of Work in 2017

By Murphy Woodhouse for Arizona Daily Star As it stands, Pima County’s well-known Loop paved path system is not technically a loop. However, work on tap in 2017 will bring BEX

January 3, 2017 // 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

Pima County Talks Tax Break for Monsanto

By Tony Davis for Arizona Daily Star Biotech seed giant Monsanto and Pima County are negotiating a possible incentive package that would substantially reduce the property tax BEX

October 11, 2016 // 0 Comments

Sonoran Corridor Would Have $32B Impact

By Patrick McNamara for Arizona Daily Star A report on the possible economic impacts of a proposed connection between interstates 10 and 19 says the new highway would provide BEX

October 19, 2015 // 0 Comments

Pima Prop Would Improve, Expand 48 Parks

By Patrick McNamara for Arizona Daily Star For many, their closest connection to local governments comes through the parks systems. Regional parks are where families come for BEX

October 7, 2015 // 0 Comments

Tucson Market Continues Retail Rebound

Source: Cushman & Wakefield | PICOR Tucson’s retail market continued an even pace in the second quarter of 2015 ending mid-year at 6.7% vacancy. Average asking rents BEX

August 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

Judge Voids Solar Leases in AZ Fraud Case

Source: Mohave Valley Daily News An Arizona judge has released hundreds of customers from their leases with a now-defunct rooftop solar installation company due to rampant BEX

June 29, 2015 // 0 Comments

ADOT OKs Preservation-Centric 5-Year Plan

By Roland Murphy for Arizona Builder’s Exchange The State Transportation Board approved the Arizona Department of Transportation’s $5.5B five-year transportation plan at BEX

June 23, 2015 // 0 Comments

Pima County Sues State Over Budget

By Patrick McNamara for The Arizona Republic Pima County sued the state June 8, claiming its new budget illegally forces millions of dollars in education spending onto county BEX

June 15, 2015 // 0 Comments

Pima County Ups Property Tax

By Patrick McNamara for Arizona Daily Star A tentative budget Pima County supervisors approved on Tuesday includes a 20-cent increase to the county’s total property tax BEX

May 22, 2015 // 0 Comments

HomeGoods Bringing 900 Jobs to Tucson

By Patrick McNamara for Arizona Daily Star National home furnishings retailer HomeGoods has purchased 100 acres of undeveloped property near Tucson International Airport, and BEX

April 28, 2015 // 0 Comments

Pima County Considers $815M Bond

By Patrick McNamara for Arizona Daily Star Supervisors could decide the fate of the largest bond package ever proposed in Pima County as soon as Tuesday, April 21. The $815M BEX

April 23, 2015 // 0 Comments

Tucson Plans for $101M in Road Projects

By Luci Scott for Arizona Builder’s Exchange Two major road projects are in the works over the next decade in Tucson worth $101.6M.  They are the 4.5-mile, $11.6M BEX

April 14, 2015 // 0 Comments

Pima County Plans $600M Sonoran Corridor

By Luci Scott for Arizona Builder’s Exchange A $600M, 16-mile stretch of interstate highway to connect Interstate 10 at Rita Road in Tucson with I-19 at Pima Mine Road is BEX

April 10, 2015 // 0 Comments

Pima County to Decide on $653M Bond

By Patrick McNamara for Arizona Daily Star A $653M bond package for parks, open space and historic preservation has been recommended to the Board of Supervisors by the Pima BEX

March 18, 2015 // 0 Comments

Rosemont Mine Gets another Key State Approval

By Tony Davis for Arizona Daily Star It’s one more government approval down, two to go for the proposed Rosemont Mine. The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality BEX

February 6, 2015 // 0 Comments

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Pima County to Develop 42 Mile Canal Route

By Doug Kreutz for the Arizona Daily Star Wildflowers carpet the sides of an access road southeast of North Sandario and West Mile Wide roads along a section of a proposed BEX

September 18, 2012 // 0 Comments

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