Rio Nuevo District

Semi-governmental agency

Downtown Tucson

Rio Nuevo's mission is to revitalize downtown Tucson and the Sunshine Mile by creating a vibrant, urban environment where residents and visitors can live, stay, work, and play.


Programs & Services

Rio Nuevo is a Tax Increment Finance District (TIF) that partners with private sector developers, commercial lenders, real estate investment firms and others, to invest in projects that expand the tax base and bring people and new businesses to downtown Tucson and the Sunshine Mile.

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Getting Connected

Attend board meetings and speak directly with the Rio Nuevo Board of Directors and staff.

Primary Contact

Brandi Haga-Blackman

Additional Information

(520) 47- START

PO Box 1214

Tucson, Arizona


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