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The Regional Transportation Authority is the fiscal manager of the $2.1 billion, 20-year RTA plan and half-cent sales tax approved by Pima County voters in May 2006. The RTA has completed more than 785 projects of the multimodal plan to date.

The RTA is managed by Pima Association of Governments.

(Updated: August 2017)

RTA News Releases


Tom Murphy, Mayor of Sahuarita
2017 RTA Board Chair

RTA 10-year anniversary celebrated in 2016

The 20-year, $2.1 billion Regional Transportation Authority plan was approved by Pima County voters on May 16, 2006. To date, the RTA has invested more than $1 billion in transportation improvements across the region. More than 785 transportation improvements have been completed to date.

Below is a video created for the RTA's 10-year anniversary highlighting our accomplishments in the first decade of the RTA plan. The RTA is now in its 11th year of implementation.

Media Contact

Sheila Storm
Communications Director
Pima Association of Governments
1 E. Broadway Blvd., Suite 401
Tucson, AZ 85701

Phone: (520) 792-1093
Fax: (520) 620- 6981

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