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Posted on: May 31, 2020

Governor Ducey Issues Statewide Declaration of Emergency, Curfew Beginning Tonight

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Governor Ducey Issues Statewide Declaration of Emergency, Curfew Beginning Tonight

SAHUARITA, Ariz. — Governor Doug Ducey today issued a statewide Declaration of Emergency, including implementing a curfew starting at 8:00 p.m. tonigh...

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

Census Bureau to Deliver 2020 Census Questionnaires in Arizona

May 15, 2020 — The U.S. Census Bureau, in coordination with federal, state and local health officials, will begin to drop off 2020 Census questionnaire packets at front doors of households in Arizona next week. This is done in areas where the ma...

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Posted on: May 21, 2020

COVID-19: Requirements when entering Sahuarita Municipal Court

  1. All parties, including attorneys, parties, victims, witnesses, jurors, court personnel, and other necessary persons are to notify the court prior to appearing at the courthouse of any COVID19 diagnosis, symptoms, or exposure notification by public health ...
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Posted on: May 20, 2020

Avoid Crowds at Early Voting Sites

The Pima County Board of Supervisors approved 11 Emergency Voting Sites for the 2020 Primary and General Elections. The attached table shows the location and hours for Early Voting Sites and Emergency Voting Sites for the upcoming Primary Election&nbs...

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Posted on: May 6, 2020

Early Voters to Receive Notice and Make Choices

Early Voters to Receive Notice and Make Choices Starting today, Pima County voters who are on the Permanent Early Voter List will receive a Notice in the mail regarding the upcoming Primary Election, August 4, 2020. Almost one third of voters receiving th...

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Posted on: April 24, 2020

Election Will Determine Vacated Council Seat

The council seat vacated by Erik Dahl earlier this week will be determined by the upcoming election. The Town of Sahuarita will hold a primary election on Tuesday, August 4. Mayor Tom Murphy indicated that deferring to the election seems to be the best an...

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Posted on: April 22, 2020

New Crosswalk Signal on Sahuarita Road

On May 11, the town will be activating a new crosswalk signal on Sahuarita Road, approximately 700 feet east of the Union Pacific Railroad Crossing. Community residents may have been wondering what’s been taking place with construction and strip...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Mayor's Proclamation Suspends Sign Code Provisions During COVID-19 Emergency

Mayor Tom Murphy has suspended provisions for temporary signs in Sahuarita due to the COVID-19 emergency. Read the proclamation here.

PROCLAMATION SUSPENDING CERTAIN SIGN CODE PROVISIONS DURING THE COVID-19 EMERGENCY

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

TEP, UniSource Pledge $1 Million Assistance and Partnership with Governor Ducey

Tucson Electric Power and UniSource Energy Services will donate a combined $1 million to bill payment assistance and other coronavirus relief efforts in the communities they serve across Arizona. The companies will contribute $500,000 to the COVID-19 Comm...

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

Governor Ducey Prevents Lower-Level Jurisdictions from Closing Essential Services

Governor Ducey issued and executive order today barring lower-level jurisdictions from closing businesses categorized as "essential services." Read the executive order: Executive Order 2020-12

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

RTA’s Sun Shuttle services sets temporary fare waiver

Beginning Saturday, March 21, 2020, service fares will be waived on all Sun Shuttle, Sun Shuttle ADA Dial-a-Ride and Oro Valley Sun Shuttle Dial-a-Ride services. These changes are in effect until further notice.

The Regional Transportation Authority is off...

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

TOHONO O’ODHAM NATION TO TEMPORARILY SUSPEND GAMING OPERATIONS

Desert Diamond Casinos & Entertainment Press Release

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

For Immediate Release

Contact: Treena Parvello, 520-342-2905

Matt Smith, 520-321-1111 TOHONO O’ODHAM NATION TO TEMPORARILY SUSPEND GAMING OPERATIONS Action taken to S...

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

Sahuarita Unified School District meal pickup:

Sahuarita Unified School District meal pickup:Beginning Monday, SUSD will provide curbside meal service for children ages 1-18 from 11am to 1pm.

Pickup is at Wrightson Ridge School in Sahuarita and Sopori Elementary in Amado.

Each meal will include lunch, b...

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Posted on: March 4, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Call of Election

PUBLIC NOTICE OF THE TOWN OF SAHUARITA

 

Notice is hereby given that the Town of Sahuarita will hold elections as follows:

*Primary Election: August 4, 2020

General Election: November 3, 2020 (if needed)

Town Council Member seats to be filled: Four, 4...

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Posted on: February 24, 2020

New Sahuarita Library: construction update

Source: https://www.library.pima.gov/blogs/post/sahuarita-feb2020update/

We are almost there! Design work by our architect Line and Space is complete, and the project planners are now working to obtain all of the Town of Sahuarita permits the new library r...

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Posted on: October 3, 2019

UPDATE. School shooting threats from September 29th, 2019

The Sahuarita Police Department has been working with the FBI on the September 29th SUSD online school threats case since Tuesday, October 1st. The FBI was brought into the case after SPD detectives tracked the threat made against the schools to Puerto Ri...

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Posted on: October 1, 2019

ADOT Insterstate 19 El Toro Bridge Project

Project Description:

The northbound and southbound bridge decks will be replaced and the southbound side of the bridge will be widened. Additional work consists of constructing median crossover roadway (for moving traffic from NB to SB and vice versa when ...

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Posted on: October 1, 2019

Social Media School Threats ARRESTS

The Sahuarita Police Department has spent significant time and resources working with multiple law enforcement agencies, SUSD, and other organizations to investigate what is believed to be two separate, but recent threats directed towards multiple SUSD sc...

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Posted on: September 30, 2019

Social Media School Threats UPDATE

The Sahuarita Police Department continues to work with other law enforcement agencies and organizations in our investigation of the online school shooting threat.  Detectives and officers have talked with multiple people associated with this inci...

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Posted on: September 30, 2019

Social Media School Threats

From: Lt. Sam Almodova

SPD was notified of an online shooting threat at three different SUSD schools, Sahuarita High school, Walden Grove High school and Anza Trail School. Additional officers have been assigned to those schools. The incident is currently ...

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