Stories tagged: "Tempe City Council"


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Tempe’s First New Streetcar Has Arrived—Take a Look

The streetcar will travel three miles with 14 stops along the southwest edges of ASU’s Tempe campus.  Tempe’s gearing up to release a new fleet of streetcars—but this new addition to the city’s transit system resembles the light rail more than old-fashioned trolleys. Valley Metro on Monday unveiled the first streetcar vehicle to arrive from...

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Tempe to Vote Next Month on New Affordable Housing Initiative

Advocates say the proposed funding structure setup has been done in other large US cities, but it’s the first of its kind in Arizona. Tempe Mayor Corey Woods is pushing for the city to adopt a new affordable housing initiative that would bring more workforce housing to Tempe.  Woods’ initiative, called Hometown for All, would...

Tempe Elections
Corey Woods Leads In Tempe Mayoral Race. Here’s The Latest Election Results

The Maricopa County Elections Department's new results show Woods leading for Tempe Mayor and Doreen Garlid, Joel Navarro, and Randy Keating leading the City Council votes.

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Tempe Will Elect a Mayor And Three Councilmembers Tuesday

Tempe residents will choose a mayor and three City councilmembers in Tuesday's citywide election. Voters can drop off ballots until 7 p.m.