Ward 5 - Council Member Richard Fimbres
TUCSON WARD 5 COUNCIL MEMBER TO BE INDUCTED INTO THE ARIZONA VETERANS’ HALL OF FAME
TUCSON – Tucson Ward 5 Council Member Richard Fimbres will be inducted in the Arizona Veterans’ Hall of Fame. Council Member Fimbres is part of the Arizona Veterans’ Hall of Fame, Class of 2021. The induction ceremony will take place Friday, October 15 in Scottsdale.
Hispanic Heritage Month
By Ward 5 Council Member Richard Fimbres
September 15 through October 15 is National Hispanic Heritage Month, which traditionally honors the cultures and contributions of both Hispanic and Latino Americans as we celebrate heritage rooted in all Latin American countries.
The Ward 5 Council Office, as well City of Tucson offices, except for emergency services, will be closed Monday, Sept. 6, in observance of Labor Day.
Council Member Fimbres and the Ward 5 staff hope you have a safe holiday weekend.
Statement from Ward 5 Council Member Richard Fimbres on the Shootings Yesterday (July 18).
Yesterday, our City endured a horrific attack by a troubled individual.
Ward 5 Council Member Richard Fimbres and his staff want to wish everyone and their families a happy and safe Fourth of July. Also a reminder to keep your pets safe from potential Fourth of July activities.
It is important during these times, to be mindful of the heat, careful using fireworks and please don’t drink and drive. If you choose to drink, please designate a driver, call a cab, use Uber or Lyft.
Also, if you are out and its raining, don’t drive through washes or flooded roads. Arizona has its stupid motorist law and it is strictly enforced.
On Friday, May 14, Tucson paid tribute to those soldiers from Tucson and Southern Arizona, who paid the ultimate sacrifice in World War I with the Homecoming 21 event held at Gold Star Family Park.
This event was held in conjunction with other similar events across the country through May 23, as part of Homecoming 21, a national ceremony to recognize and honor the last troops, who paid the ultimate sacrifice in World War I and who were brought home to their families by troop ship, the USAT Wheaton into Hoboken, New Jersey, May 23, 1921.
Councilmember Fimbres and the Ward 5 staff want to wish everyone a Happy Valentine's Day. Monday, February 15 is President's Day, a federal holiday and the Ward 5 Office, along with most City offices are closed. The Ward 5 Council Office will be open Tuesday, February 16. Thank you.
31ST ANNUAL PUEBLO GARDENS MARTIN LUTHER KING. JR. VIRTUAL EVENT
“KEEPING THE DREAM ALIVE!”
The Mayor and Tucson City Council and the Office of Economic Initiatives (ConnectTucson) will host seven virtual meetings in January to engage the community in co-creating a shared vision for the future of the Central Business District (CBD).
The Ward 5 Council Office is closed now.
Councilmember Richard Fimbres and the Ward 5 Staff want to wish you a safe and Happy New Year and to wear your mask, practice social distancing, washing your hands and don't text and drive.
The Ward 5 Council Office will be closed Friday, January 1, for New Year's Day and will be open Monday, January 4.
The Ward 5 Council Office is now closed on Christmas Eve.
The Ward 5 Council Office will be closed, along with other City offices on Friday, December 25th, to mark Christmas Day.
The Ward 5 Council Office will be open on Monday, December 28th.
Councilmember Fimbres and the Ward 5 staff hope you have a safe Holiday.
TUCSON - Tucson Ward 5 Councilmember applauds Arizona District 2 Congresswoman Ann Kirkpatrick, who lead a successful effort to get 10,000 disaster blankets for our most needy, vulnerable and homeless population in Tucson and Pima County,
Ward 5 Councilmember Richard Fimbres and his staff, hope you have a safe and Happy Thanksgiving.
Please practice social distancing, washing your hands frequently and if out and about, to wear a mask.
Also, Councilmember Fimbres reminds everyone to please don't drink and drive.
The Ward 5 Council Office will be closed Thursday, November 26, for the Thanksgiving Holiday and the office will also be closed Friday, November 27.
The Ward 5 Council Office will reopen Monday, November 30.