Tucson Arizona Archives

Education: Plaza Centro

University of Arizona Plaza Centro, AZRE July/August 2011
by in Education

PLAZA CENTRO Developer: OasisTucson (Capstone Communities, operator) General contractor: TBD Architect: Aleks Instanbullu/SmithGroup Location: 4th Ave. and Congress St. / 2 S. 4th Ave., Tucson Size: 380,000 SF residential/25,000 SF retail The University of Arizona student-housing project includes two 11-story towers and another site with 3 stories residential. The $50M project is expected to break ground in 1Q 2012 with… Read More →

A Great American Tragedy: Gabrielle Giffords the target

U.S. Representative Gabrielle Giffords was shot at a grocery store during a constituent event in Tucson.
by in Events | Politics

We live in a great country.  We have a stable government.  We have incredible wealth when compared to so many other parts of the world.  I don’t know about you, but I often take these things for granted.  When I go to bed at night, I don’t worry about enemy rebels overrunning my home. I… Read More →