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[EDITORIAL] Our View: Grand Canyon pipeline replacement vital as crowds grow

Posted by   /  August 18, 2017  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

(Editor’s note: Opinion pieces are published for discussion purposes only.) Randy Wilson | Arizona Daily Sun It’s been one year and one national election since the 100th birthday celebrations for the National Park Service. With the economy still perking along, visitation at the Grand Canyon and many other parks continues at near record levels – […]

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Grand Canyon water pipeline slated for multimillion-dollar replacement

Posted by   /  August 9, 2017  /  Energy and Environment, Water  /  No Comments

Officials for the Grand Canyon Trans-Canyon Water Distribution Pipeline are seeking public opinion on two multi-million dollar proposals to upgrade the water pipeline. /Photo by Devin Conley/Cronkite News By Devin Conley | Cronkite News GRAND CANYON – An aging pipeline bringing water to residents, resorts and 6 million visitors a year at the Grand Canyon […]

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Escalade legislation slated to go before tribal lawmakers this fall

Posted by   /  August 3, 2017  /  Energy and Environment, Government and Politics, Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Emery Cowan | Arizona Daily Sun After months of winding its way through legislative committees where it received scant support from tribal lawmakers, a bill that would allow for a major tourism development on the Grand Canyon’s east rim could go before the Navajo Nation Council in October. The legislation would withdraw Navajo land […]

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Officials rally to protect Grand Canyon lands

Posted by   /  April 28, 2016  /  Energy and Environment, Government and Politics  /  No Comments

By Jessica Swarner | Cronkite News Tribal leaders joined Rep. Raul Grijalva, D-Tucson, on Tuesday urging President Barack Obama to designate 1.7 million acres around the Grand Canyon as a national monument, bypassing Congress in the process. Grijalva said he was calling on the president to invoke the Antiquities Act after becoming convinced that his […]

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Williams eyed for $400M theme park

Posted by   /  March 23, 2015  /  Dealmaker, Real Estate  /  No Comments

Theme park in Williams

By Luci Scott | Arizona Builder’s Exchange Developers are considering a $400M, 488-acre theme park near the Grand Canyon to draw even more tourists from within Arizona and to boost the draw of northern Arizona for out-of-staters. Michigan-based Granger Group is also eyeing property in metro Phoenix for a second major theme park, which could […]

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