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A fire just after midnight burned through an abandoned building just off 4th Avenue, with 21 Tucson firefighters quelling a blaze in a 9th Street structure. Read more»

City crews will restripe markings on Toole Avenue on Friday, turning a half-block stretch of the Downtown roadway into a one-way street, just west of the 4th Avenue underpass. The southbound lane of the underpass will again be closed over the weekend. Read more» 3

One of Tucson's last remaining independent bookstores will mark its 40th year in business with a party on Saturday. Antigone Books, 411 N. 4th Ave., will celebrate with an afternoon of fun and sales, including a 2 p.m. cake cutting by U.S. Rep. Raul Grijalva, Councilwoman Karin Uhlich, and store founder Barbara Atwood. Read more»

Pima County Democratic Party Chairman Jeff Rogers, Ward 4 Tucson City Councilwoman Shirley Scott, RTA's Director of the Mainstreet Business Assistance Program Britton Dornquast, and Tucson Weekly's new editor, Dan Gibson Read more»

A worker prepares Sun Link track for welding.

Work on Tucson's Sun Link modern streetcar is continuing with additional traffic restrictions Downtown and around Fourth Avenue and the University of Arizona as crews work on rails and utilities. Read more»

A worker prepares Sun Link track for welding.

Work on Tucson's Sun Link modern streetcar is continuing with additional traffic restrictions around Fourth Avenue and the University of Arizona as crews continue to lay new tracks. Read more»

Work on Tucson's Sun Link modern streetcar is continuing with additional traffic closures Downtown and around Fourth Avenue and the University of Arizona. Read more»

Work on Tucson's Sun Link modern streetcar is continuing with additional traffic closures Downtown and around Fourth Avenue and the University of Arizona as tracks are laid down. Read more»

Part of the Sun Link streetcar construction that was slated to begin over the Memorial Day weekend has been delayed until later this summer. That work included the closure of Broadway for sewer work Read more»

The Modern Streetcar Project is continuing with additional traffic closures Downtown and around Fourth Avenue and the University of Arizona. Read more»

The Modern Streetcar Project is continuing with additional traffic closures Downtown and around Fourth Avenue and the University of Arizona. Read more»

Suggested detour routes for bicyclists have been expanded as construction on the Tucson modern streetcar line continues Downtown. Read more»

Construction on 4th Avenue included work on drainage last month.

With the pressures of streetcar construction, if you love Tucson and all the unique businesses that make us so darn special, it is more important than ever to support our mom-and-pop places on 4th Avenue and in Tucson's downtown proper. Read more» 3

The City of Tucson will celebrate the Modern Streetcar Project on Thursday as a new phase begins in construction on the transit system that will connect the University of Arizona, Fourth Avenue, Downtown and the city's West Side. Read more» 1

As the Eighth Street Drainage Improvement project continues, construction will limit traffic along Fourth Avenue and affect driving downtown. Read more»

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