Important Updates

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Huckelberry’s Letter

Recently, ATB received a letter from County Administrator Chuck Huckelberry regarding a new proposal to repair roads. Mr. Huckelberry wants to enact a half-cent sales tax. Pima County is the only county in Arizona that can only create a sales tax with a unanimous vote by the Board of Supervisors. “We have failed to face […]

ADOT DBE Study

The Federal DBE Program helps small, disadvantaged business enterprises compete for U.S. Department of Transportation-funded transportation projects. ADOT and local cities, counties and transportation agencies administer the Federal DBE Program in Arizona. ADOT’s current DBE participation goal for FHWA-funded contracts is 7.76%. ADOT is proposing a preliminary DBE goal of 9.38% of the total dollars […]

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City Transportation Bond Committee Update

The Bond Oversight Committee (BOC) had its first meeting to discuss the second year projects for the 5-year $100 million dollar plan. We reviewed current projects to date and discussed improvements to the entire plan; evaluating unforeseen issues with repairs, communicating with other departments, procurement processes, and understanding the projects that still need to be […]

Thanks to ATB Members from Miracle Square

Six or seven years ago, our organization focused their efforts on Miracle Square’s landscaping needs for a Volunteer Day project. Our volunteers spent a great deal of time, money, care to transform their street front, and did some needed work on the interior of the current building. They receive comments all the time about how […]

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Luckett Road – Thank You ATB Members

A veterans cemetery planned for Marana will be funded with a $7.6 million grant from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. The 32-acre State Veterans’ Cemetery will be built on donated land in North Marana near Interstate 10. “This grant will help Arizona in our continued mission to properly honor those who have nobly served […]