What is RTA Next?

RTA Next is a public-input process to develop a new regional transportation improvement plan for the Regional Transportation Authority of Pima County. The original Regional Transportation Authority plan passed in 2006, starting a 20-year timeline for funding more than $2 billion in transportation improvements. With the clock ticking, development of … Read more »

Assistance program helps businesses cope with impacts of roadway projects

The voter-approved Regional Transportation Authority plan promises $2 billion in transportation system improvements. Inevitably, though, major roadway construction projects are accompanied by major disruptions for nearby businesses. The MainStreet Business Assistance Program is a complimentary service funded by the Regional Transportation Authority plan to help business owners establish survival strategies … Read more »