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The Regional Transportation Authority is the fiscal manager of the $2.1 billion, 20-year RTA plan and half-cent sales tax approved by Pima County voters in May 2006. The RTA has completed more than 770 projects of the multimodal plan through its first 10 years of plan implementation.

The RTA is managed by Pima Association of Governments.

(Updated: December 2016)

05.06.16 | RTA celebrates 10 years (Bill Buckmaster interview with RTA Executive Director Farhad Moghimi

News Tip of the Week

TIP: Now through Jan. 2, the RTA is operating a free holiday shuttle service from Udall Park to the Sabino Canyon Recreation Area in partnership with Coronado Forest. BYD, a member of PAG's Clean Cities Coalition, is providing the all-electric shuttle. For more details, contact Sheila Storm.


The RTA is celebrating its 10th anniversary. The 20-year, $2.1 billion regional transportation plan was approved by Pima County voters on May 16, 2006. To date, the RTA has invested more than $1 billion in transportation improvements across the region. Nearly 770 transportation improvements have been completed.

We look forward to another decade of delivering our promise to you.

Below are links to a video and image presentation celebrating the success of the RTA over the past decade.

Media Contact

Sheila Storm
Communications Director
Pima Association of Governments
1 E. Broadway Blvd., Suite 401
Tucson, AZ 85701

Phone: (520) 792-1093
Fax: (520) 620- 6981

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