Posted: 2020-01-02
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This planting of rain, trees, understory, & wildflowers is occurring in the Dunbar/Spring neighborhood, but the planting event is open to anyone from any neighborhood, and is a great opportunity to see how such an event, or other Neighborhood Forester endeavors, could be organized elsewhere. Time: 8:00 am for a planting demonstration, then keep going to various parts of the…
Posted: 2019-12-18
1. Call to Order 2. Sign-In & Introductions 3. Treasurer's Report $1074.67 4. Announcements - 7:00 pm TPD Update -- Officer reports more vandalism, mostly Salvation Army and Estevan Park, 26 incidences total. Warns residents that with holidays comes more property theft. Do not leave the empty boxes…
Posted: 2019-11-19
1. Call to Order 2. Sign-In & Introductions 3. Treasurer's Report • $1074.67 4. Announcements - 7:00 pm • TEP Update—Transmission line from DeMoss Petrie substation to Kino substation. Still unsure where line will go. No one wants the above ground line in their neighborhood. Underground power lines are…
Posted: 2019-10-23
1. Call to Order 2. Sign-In & Introductions 3. Treasurer's Report • $1089.67 4. Announcements - 7:00 pm • Tucson Electric Power (TEP) is developing plans for a new transmission line to help satisfy growing energy needs, support the University of Arizona and University Medical Center Tucson – Banner, and strengthen…
Posted: 2019-10-10
By Henry Brean Arizona Daily Star Sep 7, 2019 Not long after Moses and Kelly Thompson moved into the historic Dunbar Neighborhood, a sinkhole opened up in front of their house on Perry Avenue, north of downtown. Thompson thought it was a broken sewer line, so he got a shovel and started to dig. He soon struck wood and something underneath. “I reached in and pulled out a handful of bones,” he…