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Julie Reitan Softball Complex Dedication

Who: Family and friends, along with U of A Softball Head Coach, Mike Candrea, will remember Julie Reitan and her legacy as softball player for the U of A Wildcats. What: Unveiling of the new dedication sign for the Julie Reitan Softball Complex at Lincoln Park. When: Tuesday, February
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Job Posting: Community Promotions and Marketing Manager

Community Promotions and Marketing Manager ACCEPTING ONLINE APPLICATIONS FROM FEBRUARY 14 – MARCH 14, 2012 http://www.tucsonaz.gov/sigma/JobDetails.aspx?Postings=4406
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Open House at Udall Center

The Tucson Parks and Recreation Department will host an Open House at the Morris K. Udall Regional Center, 7200 E. Tanque Verde Rd. on Tuesday, February 28 from 5-7 p.m. . Tucson Parks and Recreation department is committed to promoting socialization, health, fitness and an active lif
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HELP BRING BACK SPLASH TO CITY POOLS

The Tucson Parks Foundation and the Tucson Parks and Recreation Department need your help to reopen city pools which have been closed since the 2009 City budget reductions. Community and business partnerships along with donated funds will afford additional pools to open for summer 201
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DEDICATION CELEBRATION: ARROYO CHICO URBAN GREENWAY, SI SCHORR SEGMENT

Please join us for the dedication of the Arroyo Chico Urban Greenway – Si Schorr Segment, a joint project between the City of Tucson Parks and Recreation Department and Regional Transportation Authority which will ultimately link Reid Park to the downtown area. The ceremony will
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SUN RUN (@Reid Park) 5k AND 10k TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS

Beginning at 8 a.m. until 10:30 a.m., Sunday, January 22, 2012 the following right curb lane closures will be in effect to facilitate the Pima College Sun Run. . ●       22nd Street from Alvernon Way to Country Club Road ●       Country Club Road from 22nd Street to Broadway ●       B
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CONNIE AND SHABA TO BE MOVED TO SAN DIEGO ZOO ELEPHANT ODYSSEY

City of Tucson Parks and Recreation officials and staff from the Reid Park Zoo have been re-evaluating a decision to separate Connie and Shaba from one another. Today, after conferring with experts from San Diego Zoo Global, Reid Park Zoo staff, Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA)
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A-MOUNTAIN TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS SCHEDULED FOR SATURDAY

Two different events on Saturday, January 7, 2012 will affect motor vehicle travel on A-Mountain. City of Tucson Council Member Regina Romero will lead a group of volunteers to help removed buffelgrass on and around A-Mountain. The event will take place from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. .  And
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PIMA COMMUNITY COLLEGE WEST CAMPUS TENNIS COURTS CLOSED FOR IMPROVEMENTS

The Pima Community College (PCC) West Campus Athletic Department has notified the City of Tucson that all eight tennis courts at the West Campus facility will be closed from December 29, 2011 through January 6, 2012 to allow works crews to resurface the courts prior to the start of th
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HOLIDAY ARTS AND CRAFTS FAIR IN REID PARK

Tucson Parks and Recreation Department hosts its annual 2-day Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 26-27 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. each day in Reid Park. .  This Thanksgiving weekend fair has become a tradition for many holiday shoppers for over twenty years.  More than 80
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