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12.14
2006

Preview of Gov. Janet Napolitano’s State of the State Speech

Preview of Gov. Janet Napolitano's State of the State Speech

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11.08
2006

Coyote Run Celebrates 10 Years and 1,000,000 Miles

Coyote Run—the Town’s paratransit service—has just celebrated its 10th birthday (which means over 1,000,000 miles of trips).

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10.02
2006

Mary Peters Confirmed as Secretary of Transportation today by U.S. Senate

Mary Peters Confirmed as Secretary of Transportation today by U.S. Senate

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08.29
2006

AzTA Releases 5 Year Strategic Plan

On June 23, 2006, the Arizona Transit Association finalized a five-year Strategic Plan.

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06.07
2006

Light rail on budget, on track for ‘08

Light rail on budget, on track for '08

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06.05
2006

AzTA Opposed to Potential Reductions in Statewide Public Transportation Funding

Arizona Transit Association Opposed to Potential Reductions in Statewide Public Transportation Funding

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06.02
2006

June 2, 2006 APTA Legislative Update

House Appropriations Subcommittee Fully Funds Transit Program for FY 2007 at Record Level/ House Adds $50 Million to Transit Security Funding in Homeland Security Bill

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05.23
2006

Guest Editorial-Jeff Meilbeck, Transportation Services Director, Coconino County

Jeff Meilbeck, Transportation Services Director for Coconino County, takes a hard look at the facts of the failed transit tax campaign in preparation for the future.

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05.19
2006

First-rate bus system won’t happen on its own

Editorial from the Daily Sun, Flagstaff, Arizona - "First-rate bus system won't happen on its own"

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05.17
2006

Great News for Tucson!!

Voters greenlight $2.1 billion road plan Transportation measure passes on fifth trip to polls

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05.17
2006

Flagstaff Transit Proposition Fails

Jeff Meilbeck, General Manager-NAIPTA, reported Proposition 403 was defeated by Flagstaff voters on a final tally of 53 to 47%.

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05.16
2006

Bullhead Area Transit System Named Outstanding Provider

Bullhead Area Transit System Named Outstanding Provider

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05.16
2006

Pinal-Gila Council for Senior Citizens Named Outstanding Transit Provider

Pinal-Gila Council for Senior Citizens Named Outstanding Transit Provider

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05.07
2006

Tax hike for expanded bus service more than a bargain

Anyone who is worried about growing traffic congestion in Flagstaff should be in favor of more bus service.

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05.03
2006

Laszlo “Larry” Rabai - Public Works Director at Bullhead City, Arizona, passed away April 16, 2006.

Laszlo "Larry" Rabai - Public Works Director at Bullhead City, Arizona, passed away April 16, 2006.

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Apr
8

Arizona’s 32nd Annual Statewide Transit Conference

Monday, April 8 – Wednesday, April 10 2019

We are coming to the Sheraton Mesa at Wrigleyville West…

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Apr
20

Save the Date! Arizona’s 33rd Annual Statewide Transit Conference

Monday, April 20 – Wednesday, April 22 2020

We are headed up north in 2020! Join us in…

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