Infrastructure

Improving our regions infrastructure

Overview

The quality of critical infrastructure directly impacts efforts within the state and the Tucson region to prosper economically and build a high quality of life for individuals. This focus area is aimed at improving the regional infrastructure.

Highlights

  • Lead the Tucson Regional Water Coalition, a business group partnership focused on regionalism and effective water management in the region and state
  • Lead the Business Partners for Trade & Transportation committee to provide a coordinated, cohesive voice on these issues
  • Support efforts to identify funding for road repair and maintenance
  • Championed the passage of the Regional Transportation Authority and continue to be involved in efforts for reauthorization

Achievements

View more milestones and impacts across all our Focus Areas
2019

Successfully led engagement with legislature to give Pima County voters the authority to increase sales tax to fund future infrastructure.

2018

Convened 30+ trade groups that comprise Business Partners for Trade and Transportation (BPTT) to successfully advance funding cycle for Highway 189.