Bruce Bracker on the Wall and Border #3

May19
Bruce Bracker on the Wall and Border Interview #3 Bruce Bracker on the Wall and Border Interview.  This is the 3rd part in a series.  Bruce is our Supervisor for District 3.  He is an outstanding addition to the Board of Supervisors and we have someone in Nogales listing to us. Listen carefully to how thoughtful and practical his answers are. He’s a very thoughtful man. If you have any questions for him for future conversations,

District 3 Supervisor, Bruce Bracker Interviewed Part 2

May13
District 3 Supervisor, Bruce Bracker Interviewed Part 2 Our District 3 Supervisor, Bruce Bracker is back for part 2 in a series.  There are a series of short interviews that I’m sharing over the next two or three weeks. If you have any suggestions for questions that you’d like me to pose to Supervisor Bracker, send them to me at rptubac@gmail.com.  Feel free to share your comments. Russell Palmer 520.275.5454

District 3 Supervisor, Bruce Bracker Interviewed

May08
District 3 Supervisor, Bruce Bracker Interviewed. Our District 3 Supervisor, Bruce Bracker is a very nice man.  We were dining one evening and I suggested that we do a series of interviews to keep us (you and me, those of us that want to know what’s going on but don’t have time to attend all of the Supervisor’s meetings) informed on what kind of direction we’re going in the County.  Bruce agreed. Most of the questions that

A Quick View of Tubac’s History

Feb26
I was chatting with Shaw Kinsley, the director of the Tubac Presidio. He asked me how “we” (meaning the Presidio) could get a great aerial drone video of the grounds of the Presidio. I immediately said, “let’s do it.” And so we visited about said project. We both jumped on it. I always enjoy being around Shaw because I always learn something. Always. So, here is the finished product. Hope you enjoy it.  —  Russell

SR 189 and Interstate 11 Projects

Feb04
SR 189 and Interstate 11 Projects Here is a quick update on SR 189 and how it may connect to Interstate 11:  On Tuesday, January 31, ADOT held an informational presentation on the new (ADOT 189) SR 189, between the International Port at the border Port in Nogales and Highway 19. It is apparent that, while the details have not been designed as yet, and won’t be until the design phase in 2018, the truck route will

Bruce Bracker, Sworn in as County Supervisor

Jan05
Bruce Bracker, Sworn in as Santa Cruz County Supervisor, representing the 3rd District, which includes Tubac, some of Rio Rico and Sonoita.  Sworn in at the County Complex at approximately 3:38pm (notice the clock on the wall) on Tuesday, January 3rd.  Actually, in this photo, all of the County elected officials and the elected Nogales officials were all sworn in together, at the same time. Presiding Judge, Tom Fink, instructed them to Raise their right hand