Tribal Lands Archives

ASU hosting Construction in Indian Country conference

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by in AZRE Magazine

Arizona State University’s Del E. Webb School of Construction is hosting its annual Construction in Indian Country conference from April 17-19 at the Wigwam Arizona in Litchfield Park. The three-day conference is the 14th annual Construction in Indian Country conference held by the university. There will be a golf tournament and an awards ceremony. Some of… Read More →

Developing on tribal land: benefits and challenges developers face

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by in AZRE Magazine

Recently, the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community has been garnering a lot of development buzz.   While developing on tribal lands can be a complex process, developers are taking on the challenges in order to take advantage of other perks associated with building on tribal lands like various tax benefits. New projects in the Talking… Read More →

Officials rally to protect Grand Canyon lands

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Tribal leaders joined Rep. Raul Grijalva, D-Tucson, on Tuesday urging President Barack Obama to designate 1.7 million acres around the Grand Canyon as a national monument, bypassing Congress in the process. Grijalva said he was calling on the president to invoke the Antiquities Act after becoming convinced that his bill to create the same monument… Read More →

Construction on tribal lands: Ready, set, build

There are 22 federally recognized Native American tribes, communities and nations within Arizona’s borders, encompassing thousands of acres of protected or preserved land across the state. While some areas may never be available for development because of cultural ties to the tribes, a lot of opportunity for future projects exist. Knowing how to develop on… Read More →