Marana Is Open For Business

Via The Marana Chamber of Commerce is proud to be celebrating our 30th anniversary. We are looking forward to advancing our mission as the voice of business that works to build economic growth and quality of life in our community for many years to come. Marana continues to be the fastest-growing town in Southern Arizona and is on track, at the current rate, to have more than 760 new

Marana Planning Commission Moves Lazy K Plan Forward

Via For the third time since 2014, Marana’s planning commission has voted to recommend approval for a controversial plan to turn a historic dude ranch into a 178-home subdivision. But this time, the advisory board’s Wednesday night vote — which is only a recommendation to the Town Council — was not unanimous. Eighteen members of the public addressed the commission about the plan to rezone the Lazy K Bar

US Flight Expo Debuts May 3-6 in Arizona

Via The inaugural US Flight Expo for pilots and enthusiasts in the western U.S. runs May 3-6, 2017, at Marana Regional Airport (KAVQ) near Tucson, Arizona, about an hour south of Phoenix. Show organizers say they’ve built this event for the benefit of airplane enthusiasts and the vendors who serve them. They note that early May has pleasantly warm temperatures with deep blue skies. The US Flight Expo most resembles Sebring,

Marana hosting its own portion of gem show

  Although the downtown Tucson portion of the Tucson Gem and Mineral Show gets a lion’s share of the attention, a number of satellite shows around the area have grown in popularity. Via Marana will again host the Miners Co-Op Rock Show in the Mike Jacobs Sports Park Parking Lot, which was the location of the show in 2016. Laura Cortelyou, the tourism and marketing manager for the Town

Marana's BEAD Holiday Closes its Doors

Marana has built a reputation for a business friendly community but with an economy still in recovery, not every business will make it. BEAD Holiday on Ina Road has been in Marana for 15 years but closed that location on Jan. 30. Via The business consolidated all its retail sales to its Ft. Lowell Road location in Tucson. “After careful consideration, we decided not to renew our lease at

Marana luxury rental community on the fast track

Yet-to-be-named development will be next to the Arizona Pavilions. Source: Marana luxury rental community on the fast track | Tucson Business News | By Gabriela Rico Arizona Daily Star This year’s spate of new job announcements has prompted a local developer to move up the construction of a new off-the-freeway rental community. HSL Properties bought more than 17 acres next to the Arizona Pavilions in Marana a couple of years