The City of Tucson’s Manager has presented a budget to Mayor and Council that proposes to cut funding for TPAC and the arts by 75%. Find out about the potential impact for the arts and for our community.
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April 20, 2014 12:00 am • By Daniel Buckley Special to the Arizona Daily Star Tucson’s city manager has proposed a 75 percent reduction in funding to the Tucson Pima Arts Council (TPAC) from its current $400,000 to $100,000. This in the wake of 45 percent funding cuts since 2007. Not only does this insult […]learn more
Reprinted from The Range Posted by Mari Herreras on Wed, Apr 16, 2014 at 1:00 PM In late March, still high from the Festival of Books, Weekly World Central, well, squealed all girly like when the Tucson Pima Arts Council and the Confluencenter for Creative Inquiry announced Junot Díaz was coming to the Moldy Pueblo. […]learn more
Jim Nintzel reviews the City Manager’s proposal to cut arts funding from $400,000 to $100,000.learn more
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