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Sun Link Streetcar *Special Construction Update*

February 19, 2013

Downtown On Wednesday, February 20, 2013, the contractor will begin nighttime work to complete water line installations along Congress Street/Broadway, between Granada and Church Avenues. On Wednesday, February 20, 2013 through Friday, February 22, 2013, from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. each night, AND Sunday, February 24, 2013 through late March, 2013, work will take […]


Sun Link Tucson Streetcar Construction Update

February 19, 2013

Welcome to the City of Tucson Sun Link Streetcar Project Construction Update. If you have any questions or concerns, call the info line at 624-5656 to speak to a team member about the project. This update is for the week of February 18, 2013. NEW WORK ACTIVITIES The dates and times of the scheduled work […]


Streetcar Construction Update for week of May 7

May 7, 2012

The following information was provided by the Tucson Modern Streetcar weekly newsletter, also found at TucsonStreetcar.com. Downtown This area of the project includes Congress Street and Broadway through downtown from Granada Avenue to 5th Avenue. Traffic control in this area is as follows: Starting May 7, the contractor is removing traffic islands and re-striping Broadway […]


Streetcar Construction Update for Week of April 30

April 30, 2012

The following information was provided by the Tucson Modern Streetcar weekly newsletter, also found at TucsonStreetcar.com. Downtown This area of the project includes Congress Street and Broadway through downtown from Granada Avenue to 5th Avenue. Traffic control in this area is as follows: ADVANCE NOTICE: On May 7, the contractor will begin removing traffic islands […]


This Weekend: Parade of Lights, Events & Street Closures

December 13, 2011

Downtown’s 17th Annual Parade of Lights, Sat, Dec 17 The streets of Downtown light up with over 60 participants for this Tucson tradition! Join us to celebrate the holiday season. Bring a chair and find a great spot anywhere along the route for the best views or get there early and get a bleacher seat […]


This Weekend: El Tour Fiesta, El Tour Closures & Downtown Events

November 17, 2011

El Tour de Tucson Ride & Fiesta!   The bicyclists have been gearing up for cycling-world renowned El Tour de Tucson. With it comes a day-long fiesta at Armory Park & free entry at the Children’s Museum! Click here for the schedule   STREET CLOSURES: (also denoted by red Xs on map below) Starting at 6PM […]


Veteran’s Day Parade Street Closures

November 3, 2011

Expect street closures to start at approximately 8am, lasting to approximately 1pm. Street Closures include: (map below denotes closures with red Xs) 6th Street between Granada (on the west) & Stone (on the east): Eastbound traffic from St. Mary’s will detour north on Granada, Granada is closed south of St. Mary’s @ 6th Street. 6th […]


All Souls Procession Street Closures

November 3, 2011

With the new finale location at Mercado San Agustin on West Congress Street, 100 S. Avenida Del Convento, the All Souls Procession will close major downtown streets and I-10 exits and frontage roads on Sunday, Nov. 6 from 4pm-10pm. Event listing here. Also check out: AllSoulsProcession.org The route is: 4th Avenue starting @ University Blvd. […]


Tucson Meet Yourself Street Closures: Oct. 13-Oct. 17

October 10, 2011

Tucson Meet Yourself (taking place Fri, Oct 14, 11am-10pm; Sat, Oct 15, 10am-10pm; Sun, Oct 16, 11am-6pm) Includes the following street closures: Church Avenue between Alameda and Pennington Street will be completely closed from 6am Thurs, Oct 13 until 6am Mon, Oct  17. Street closure detail below – click here for the full event map.


Street Closures for Oct. 8-Oct. 9 & Upcoming Events

October 3, 2011

This Saturday,  2nd Saturdays & Pride on Parade includes the following street closures: Scott Avenue between Broadway Boulevard/Congress Street & 5th Avenue between Broadway Boulevard/Congress Street is closed Saturday, October 8 from 10am to Sunday, October 9, 5am. Temporary street closures, between 7:30pm to approximately 9pm, for vehicle traffic along the Pride on Parade route: Pennington Street […]


Downtown street closures for Club Crawl

September 29, 2011

The following downtown travel restrictions will be in place this weekend to accommodate the annual Fall Club Crawl music festival, beginning at 8 a.m. on Saturday, October 1, 2011, until 8 a.m., Sunday, October 2, 2011: Fifth Avenue will be closed to travel from Broadway to Toole Avenue. Eastbound Broadway will be reduced to one […]


Street Closures for Sat., Oct. 1 & Upcoming Events

September 28, 2011

This Saturday, Tucson Weekly’s Club Crawl will be fencing off areas and closing core downtown streets. CLICK HERE FOR THE MAP. Fifth Avenue will be closed to travel from Broadway to Toole Avenue from 8AM Saturday, October 1- 8AM Sunday, October 2. Starting at NOON Saturday, October 1- 8AM Sunday, October 2, Congress Street will […]


Design Your Day Downtown

May 24, 2011

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