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Rio Nuevo Approves Tightened 2021 Budget

Source: Rio Nuevo  Facing a substantial reduction in next year’s revenue due to COVID-19, the Rio Nuevo Board approved a break-even budget reflecting an BEX

July 10, 2020 // 0 Comments

Yuma Council Mulls CIP Projects

By Mara Knaub for Yuma sun  The Yuma City Council scrutinized the Capital Improvement Program plan for 2021 in a roundtable discussion.  The CIP budget, at BEX

May 15, 2020 // 0 Comments

SDLE Pursues Cap. Projects from Gen. Fund

By Terrance Thornton for Scottsdale Independent Despite the confirmation that matching funds may never materialize, Scottsdale City Council approved both General Fund and BEX

November 7, 2017 // 0 Comments

Infrastructure Funding Delays Cause Ripples

By Roland Murphy and Rebekah Morris for Arizona Builder’s Exchange Last month, the White House assured the nation that President Trump remains committed to the massive BEX

August 8, 2017 // 0 Comments

Budget Offers Counties Some Relief

By Rebekah L. Sanders for The Arizona Republic Arizona counties will continue struggling to fix roads, staff sheriff patrols and make payroll next year because the state BEX

May 12, 2017 // 0 Comments

Gilbert Growing, Investing to Meet Demand

By Rebekah Morris for Arizona Builder’s Exchange The Town of Gilbert is growing fast and one place that’s evident is the five-year Capital Improvement Plan. The 2018-2022 BEX

May 9, 2017 // 0 Comments

Schools Sue State Over Construction Funding

By Howard Fischer for Capitol Media Services Just a year after settling one education funding lawsuit, state lawmakers face a new one, this time over what challengers say is BEX

May 2, 2017 // 0 Comments

Counties Suffer After Years of Funding Sweeps

By Rebekah L. Sanders for The Arizona Republic County officials across the state are waiting anxiously for the Arizona Legislature to deliver its 2018 budget to Gov. Doug BEX

April 25, 2017 // 0 Comments

AZ Needs $105B for Infrastructure Over 25 Yrs

Source: Rose Law Group Reporter All roads led to Pinal County last week as three ADOT executives spoke in Casa Grande at a Pinal Partnership event. John Halikowkski, ADOT BEX

March 28, 2017 // 0 Comments

Trump’s Budget Proposal: Mixed Bag for A/E/C

By Kim Slowey for ConstructionDIVE President Donald Trump has unveiled his proposal for the 2018 budget, and, as-is, it includes both potential positives and negatives for BEX

March 21, 2017 // 0 Comments

Ducey Requests $600M For AZ Projects

By Yvonne Wingett Sanchez for The Arizona Republic Gov. Doug Ducey is asking President Donald Trump to consider a dozen projects for his proposed $1T infrastructure program. BEX

March 7, 2017 // 0 Comments

Budget Holds AEC Challenges, Opportunities

By Roland Murphy for Arizona Builder’s Exchange The FY 2018 Executive Budget proposed by Governor Doug Ducey earlier this month maintains some ongoing challenges and offers BEX

January 20, 2017 // 0 Comments

ADOT Approves 5-Yr CIP

Source: ADOT The Arizona Department of Transportation’s five-year construction program for state highways promotes commerce through investments in major freight and travel BEX

June 21, 2016 // 0 Comments

ADOT 5-Year Funding Plan Declining

By Rebekah Morris for Arizona Builder’s Exchange Don’t hit the panic button yet: most of the drop in the Arizona Department of Transportation’s State Transportation BEX

May 17, 2016 // 0 Comments

ADOT Pursues Grants for Highways

Source: ADOT Improving traffic flow and safety on Interstate 10 between Phoenix and Tucson. Helping commerce move on a state route between the border and Interstate 19 in BEX

May 3, 2016 // 0 Comments

Surprise Considering $60M Bond Measure

By Jessica Boehm for The Arizona Republic Surprise residents could soon have a new recreation center, aquatic facility and pickleball court — but only if they vote to hike BEX

May 3, 2016 // 0 Comments

Budget Includes $75M for Tempe Streetcar

By Chris Coppola for The Arizona Republic Nearly 70 years after the last local Valley streetcar system was shuttered — a victim of fire, automobiles and time — the BEX

February 12, 2016 // 0 Comments

Schools Ask Voters to OK Bonds, Overrides

By Ricardo Cano for The Arizona Republic Voters in 28 Valley school districts will decide this November whether to approve funding for expenses like new schools, maintenance, BEX

September 18, 2015 // 0 Comments

Gila County Eyes $6M In Projects

By Teresa McQuerrey for Payson Roundup There might be a light at the end of the tunnel for the crowded county facilities in Payson. Granted, it was just a work session, but BEX

July 15, 2015 // 0 Comments

Chandler OKs $910M Budget, Avoids Cuts

By Chris Coppola for The Arizona Republic Chandler has adopted a roughly $910M budget for the next fiscal year that avoids any significant cuts to services or staffing. The BEX

June 26, 2015 // 0 Comments

Peoria Council May OK $511M Budget

By Jeff Grant for Daily News-Sun The Peoria City Council will vote June 16 on a proposed municipal budget for fiscal 2016 totaling $511M that keeps local taxes and BEX

June 8, 2015 // 0 Comments

Peoria Budgets for Public Safety, CIP

By Whitney M. Woodworth for The Arizona Republic Peoria’s $511M proposed budget focuses on economic development, public safety and preserving the city’s stretches BEX

June 3, 2015 // 0 Comments

Glendale Approves $632M Budget Limit

By Peter Corbett for The Arizona Republic The Glendale City Council on May 26 set its 2015-16 budget spending limit at $632M, despite council worries that the police and fire BEX

June 3, 2015 // 0 Comments

Surprise Opts to Not Pursue Bond Election

By Richard Smith for The Surprise City Council did not completely close the door on calling for a 2015 bond election at its May 19 meeting, as no vote was BEX

May 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

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