State releases 12,000 acres on southeast side for master planning

January 2008
Inside Tucson Business;1/14/2008, Vol. 17 Issue 31, p3
The article reports on the agreement between the Arizona State Land Department and Westcor for the development of the state land. Under the agreement, state officials released a canvas of 12,000 acres of land on the southeast side as a master plan. Westcor stated that the project is intended to create a sustainable and economically viable community that attractive to both existing and future residents and businesses.


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