Pima County

Environmentalists aim to block I-11 project |

Federal and state officials are asking a judge to toss a lawsuit seeking to stop development of the proposed 280-mile Interstate 11 project from Nogales to Wickenburg. State Transportation Director John Haikowski is telling US District Court Judge John Hinderaker that without an alternative to I-10 traffic will become so congested by 2035 that it …

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As tourism rises, city’s free shuttles ease parking problems

Posted May 4, 2022, 6:46 am Sara Edwards Cronkite News Tourists looking for socially distanced outdoor activities flocked to Sedona during the pandemic, adding to traffic congestion, noise and air pollution in red rock country. In response, the city has expedited plans to sustainably move people from one Instagramable moment to the next. In 2020, …

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Arizona to set up electric vehicle charger network with federal infrastructure funds

Posted Jul 17, 2022, 10:23 am Jacob Owens TucsonSentinel.com The state of Arizona unveiled plans for the first stages of its electric vehicle infrastructure plan, which is set to bring roughly 30 charging stations to the state’s interstates in the coming years. A public meeting Thursday night allowed Arizonans to inquire about the state’s five-year …

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