Richard Fimbres
Ward 5 Council Office
Party: Democrat
Term Expires: December 2017

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The City of Tucson’s Fleet Services Division ranked 15th on the 2014
list of Top 100 Best Fleets in North America by the 100 Best Fleets
Program. The award program recognizes and rewards peak performing public
sector fleet operations in North America. The Fleet Services Division
operates the City’s motor pool by providing maintenance and repair to
police cruisers, garbage trucks, and other vehicles.

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FC Tucson Soccer Camps for Kids!

Parents and coaches:


Do you have a youth soccer player that wants to improve their game? Give them the chance to work with current and former FC Tucson players and coaches!


FC Tucson summer camp registration is now available! To learn more about our camps, click here to view our camp brochure. Want to get right to registering? Click here to register online!


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License and TPT Workshops Presented By City of Tucson


Learn your rights and responsibilities for Transaction Privilege (Sales) Taxation by attending a Tax and License Workshop sponsored by the City of Tucson Finance Department. 

Questions will be answered and written materials will be available.  Samples of sales tax records, worksheets, and monthly returns will be explained.  Example returns can be completed.  It is recommended that you bring a calculator and a pencil.

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DMAFB Open House - April 12-13

DAVIS-MONTHAN AIR FORCE BASE, Ariz. -- Members of the local community are invited to D-M’s 2014 ‘Thunder and Lightning over Arizona’ Open House April 12-13. 

The base will open its doors for this free event to showcase military air power and express appreciation for the local community’s continuous support of D-M’s missions.

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Las Adelitas Arizona Invites Students to Apply for the 2014 Dr. Maria Teresa Velez Scholarship

Las Adelitas Arizona Invites Students to Apply for the 2014 Dr. Maria Teresa Velez Scholarship


Las Adelitas Arizona is now taking applications for the Dr. Maria Teresa Velez Scholarship, and is inviting students and aspiring students to apply for the financial award. The scholarship is geared toward Latina identifying individuals pursuing their academic goals in higher education in Southern Arizona.


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ADOT I-10 Update

Guardrail repair on I-10 ramp at 6th Avenue in Tucson

The westbound Interstate 10 exit ramp at 6th Avenue will be closed Thursday, April 10, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. for guardrail repair.

DETOUR: Drivers may use the westbound I-10 exit ramp at Park Avenue or the westbound I-10 frontage road.

Governor Brewer, Please Do The Right Thing And Veto This Bill….Again

By Tucson Councilmember Richard Fimbres

Tucson Vice Mayor Shirley Scott and I took part in the unfurling and hanging of the IGBO Flag at Tucson Bowl.  IGBO stands for the International Gay Bowling Organization, a 34 year old organization of LGBT and straight supportive bowlers with 5,000 members and bowling leagues worldwide.

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Ward 5 Community Forum Tomorrow

The Ward 5 Council Office will be hosting a community forum on Thursday, February 13, at the El Pueblo Senior Center, 101 W. Irvington, starting at 6 pm.

City and county departments will be on hand to provide information and to answer questions for neighborhood residents.

For more information, please call the Ward 5 Council Office, 791-4231.

Proposition 409 Road Work Update



Southern Arizona Paving and Construction Co, under contract with the City
of Tucson Department of Transportation (TDOT), is continuing its crack seal
program associated with the voter-approved $100 million, five-year street
bond program - Road Recovery.

The dates, work hours and locations for the next set of roadway
improvements are listed below. The schedule is subject to change due to
inclement weather.

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2nd Saturday Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Collection Event On Saturday, Feb. 8

2nd Saturday Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Collection Event On Saturday, Feb. 8

Do you have unused chemicals, oils or pesticides sitting in your shed or
garage? The City of Tucson and Pima County have an option for you to clean
out your space while keeping these hazardous materials out of the
environment. On Saturday, February 8, 2014, the Household Hazardous Waste
Program 2nd Saturday Collection will be held at the El Rio Center, 1390 W.
Speedway Blvd. from 8 a.m. to noon. Drop off of HHW is free for residents.

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