Tempe Awards 9 Projects Money From ‘Innovation Fund’

Tempe City Council has chosen nine projects to receive money from a one-time $500,000 Innovation Fund. The Tempe Grease Cooperative’s Pilot Grease Trap Assistance Program, Sellah Park Pond Floating Island Project and One Touch Reporting App for Employees are among the funded programs. The projects have diverse goals from helping people re-enter society after incarceration[ … ]

BeachFleischman PC promotes Ulibarri, Barraza and Feldhausen to Shareholder

Tucson, AZ – June 20, 2018 – BeachFleischman PC, one of Arizona’s largest locally-owned CPA firms, announces the promotions of Christine Ulibarri, Fernando Barraza and Evan Feldhausen to Shareholder. The three shareholder additions serve to support strategic growth by deepening the firm’s specialized tax and industry practices. The firm now has 21 shareholders and over[ … ]

Amazon To Open Fulfillment Center In Tucson, Add 1,500 Jobs

Despite passing on Arizona for the site of its upcoming second headquarters, Amazon is expanding in the state, into Tucson. The company announced Wednesday that Tucson will be the home of a new fulfillment center, bringing 1,500 new jobs to the city. Employees at the center will pick, pack and ship small items like books,[ … ]

Census Bureau: Maricopa County Is Highest Growing County In U.S.

Maricopa County grew by nearly 74,000 people from July 1, 2016, to July 1, 2017, according to new U.S. Census Bureau estimates released Thursday. It is the largest growth out of any county in the United States. The total population of the county is over 4.3 million. While Maricopa County continues to be the highest[ … ]