The Sahuarita Times

News and Updates

Rancho Sahuarita is a dynamic community – one where things are constantly growing, changing, and moving. These changes are important to our residents, and we want them to continue to play a vital part in all that makes our community so great. This is the place where you can find information regarding news and updates that affect the community, whether it is local and related only to Rancho Sahuarita, or if it involves the community or the Town of Sahuarita in an even bigger way. Take a look at all we’ve been up to.


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    Rancho Sahuarita Hires Senior Vice President

    SAHUARITA, Ariz. – July 29, 2014 – Local master planned community developer Rancho Sahuarita has hired real estate industry veteran Mike Brilz as the company’s senior vice president.

    Brilz will be responsible for the implementation of the Rancho Sahuarita Community Facilities District, and strategic planning for the Rancho Sahuarita Management Company, the Sahuarita Water Company and the ...


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    Sahuarita Sun, IN MY VIEW: Back propositions for strong schools

    We recently attended a Metropolitan Pima Alliance breakfast panel on the future of growth in Southern Arizona. As the discussion shifted from where we have been to where we are going – and how we will get there – the focus turned, predictably, to education.

    The panelists included two of the region’s prominent homebuilders. Builders have a unique vantage point on the economic trends that i...


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    Arizona Daily Star: Sahuarita superintendent honored for leadership

    (August 3, 2014) -Sahuarita Unified School District Superintendent Manuel Valenzuela is being honored with the University Council for Educational Administration’s Excellence in Educational Leadership Award. Sahuarita Unified School District Superintendent Manuel Valenzuela is receiving national recognition for leadership and his efforts to prepare future administrators.

    Sahuarita Times: New Rural/Metro station to open in early August

    Rural/Metro Fire Department crews will begin providing fire and emergency response services out of Station 82, the provider’s northern Sahuarita station, in early August. Located on Rancho Sahuarita Boulevard and Avenida del Aguacate, Station 82 will serve the northern corridor of Sahuarita, reducing response times to that area. A single station, Station 79 in the Sahuarita Town Center, currentl...


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    Rancho Sahuarita Water Park Makes Top Water Slide List

    The Splash Park at Rancho Sahuarita was just featured on a list as home to one of the "5 Best Water Slides in Tucson" by local website, TucsonTopia! Check out the article at the link below:

    5 Best Water Slides in Tucson...