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Little-Known Immigration Mandate Keeps Detention Beds Full
Tue, Nov 19, 2013Immigration
Imagine your city council telling the police department how many people it had to keep in jail each night.That's effectively what Congress has told U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement with a policy known as the "detention bed mandate." The mandate calls for filling 34,000 beds in some 250 facilities across Read More

Tags: Arizona, Pinal County, U.S. Congress, U.S. Immigration and Customes Enforcement, Florence

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Northwest subdivisions will be Florence’s new population base
Sat, May 11, 2013Pinal County
The town would increase its “civilian” population by more than half with a pair of annexations that would take Magic Ranch, Crestfield Manor and Wild Horse Estates into the town of Florence.When these annexations are complete in six months to one year, they would comprise the town’s biggest civilian population Read More

Tags: Pinal County, Florence, population growth, annexation

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Silver lining seen as case dismissed
Sat, Apr 27, 2013Pinal County
A lawsuit brought by opponents of the Florence Copper Project has been dismissed in Maricopa County Superior Court.Officials from Curis Resources, owner of the FCP, called it a fitting conclusion to a frivolous and ill-advised lawsuit. But mine opponents said they still won a victory by confirming that a temporary Read More

Tags: Pinal County, Town of Florence, Curis Resources, Florence Copper Project

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Foes aim to block Florence mine plan
Thu, Sep 27, 2012Pinal County
Opponents of a proposed Florence underground copper mine are seeking an injunction to stop the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality from issuing a temporary wastewater permit that would allow the project to move forward.Developers Southwest Value Partners and Pulte Home Corp., along with Johnson Utilities, the water provider in Florence, Read More

Tags: Arizona, Pinal County, AMIGOS, Curis Resources, Florence Copper Project, Developers, Johnson Utilities

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Group lends support to copper plan
Wed, Sep 19, 2012Pinal County
Members of the Arizona Mining and Industry Get Our Support group have approved a resolution in support of Florence Copper.AMIGOS called Florence Copper a safe and environmentally sound in-situ copper recovery operation and pointed out it is expected to bring more than $2 billion in economic activity and hundreds of Read More

Tags: Arizona, Pinal County, AMIGOS, Curis Resources, Florence Copper Project

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Council pushes for best freeway route for town
Tue, Jul 31, 2012Economy
The Arizona Department of Transportation ADOT is apparently losing interest in an option for the future freeway that runs on the north side of the Central Arizona Project canal, known as “Segment U.”Florence officials, however, see Segment U as the best for Florence. The Town Council passed a resolution at Read More

Tags: Arizona, Pinal County, Florence, ADOT, Freeway routes

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Smithson Appointed as District Two Supervisor
Sat, May 12, 2012Pinal County
FLORENCE, Ariz. - The Pinal County Board of Supervisors has chosen Clark L. Smithson to be the new Supervisor for District Two.  Smithson will be sworn in as District 2 supervisor in the coming days.  A date and time was not determined at press time.  He will represent the district Read More

Tags: Arizona, Pinal County, Florence, Pinal County Board of Supervisors, Bryan Martyn, Republicans, Clark Smithson

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Twelve seek to replace Martyn
Fri, May 11, 2012Pinal County
FLORENCE — Twelve people took the podium before the Board of Supervisors on Wednesday and explained why they should replace former District 2 supervisor Bryan Martyn for the remaining six-plus months of his term.

Tags: Arizona, Pinal County, Florence, Pinal County Board of Supervisors, Bryan Martyn, Republicans,

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Candidates for supervisor announced
Sun, May 6, 2012Pinal County
FLORENCE — The Pinal County Board of Supervisors on Friday announced 13 applicants to replace Bryan Martyn on the board following his resignation to become Arizona state parks director.The board met on April 27 to discuss the process for selecting a supervisor to represent District 2, in the northern part Read More

Tags: Arizona, Pinal County, Florence, Pinal County Board of Supervisors, Bryan Martyn, Republicans, Arizona State legislature

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AZ plan to help $500M Florence copper mine axed
Thu, May 3, 2012Pinal County
A proposal floated for the Arizona budget would have made it easier for a $500 million Canadian copper mining project to get off the ground in Florence, allowing the project to bypass local opposition.

Tags: Arizona, Pinal County, Florence, Florence Copper Mine, Arizona State legislature

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