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Judge dismisses copper mine permit lawsuit

Curis Resources - Florence Copper Project
by in Business News

A judge has dismissed a lawsuit challenging the state’s decision to award a ground-water protection permit to Curis Resources for its planned copper mine in Florence. The town of Florence, Pulte Homes and others sued last September, challenging the Department of Environmental Quality’s decision to award Curis Resources a temporary permit for testing for an… Read More →

McFarland State Historic Park

Florence, Ariz.
by in Play

Florence claims to have the oldest standing courthouse in Arizona, which is now home to the McFarland State Historic Park. Today, the park gives visitors a chance to take a look into the state’s past, and see how the building has been used since the late nineteenth century. The state park is named after Ernest… Read More →