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Thrive in the 05 Business Forum: Building on the Area's History

  • Pima Community College Downtown Campus Amethyst Room (CC 180) 1255 North Stone Avenue Tucson, AZ, 85709 United States (map)

Co-sponsored by City of Tucson Economic Initiatives, Pima Community College Workforce Development, and Tucson Metro Chamber of Commerce.

The Oracle Road / Miracle Mile area has a rich and colorful history. Join us as we will kick off thinking about building on the area's past to enhance its identity and help ensure a dynamic future.


Demion Clinco, CEO of the Tucson Historic Preservation Foundation and a member of the Governing Board of Pima Community College.
Demion Clinco will provide an illustrated talk on the history of the Oracle Road / Miracle Mile area. Using historic photos and maps, he will trace the history from the original northern automotive gateway to Tucson to its present status as the Miracle Mile Historic District. The Miracle Mile Historic District was listed in the National Register of Historic Place in 2017. Demion Clinco served as the City of Tucson's consultant for the preparation of the nomination for the Historic District.

Representatives of the State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) and City of Tucson Historic Preservation Office
Learn more about about the Miracle Mile Historic District as a commercial corridor. This presentation will include information on the tax credits available for resources within the Miracle Mile Historic District as well as the required criteria.

Please invite your business colleagues and bring your curiosity and your questions.
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Teresa Noon Program Manager - Community Outreach
Pima Community College / 520.206.7031

Later Event: September 25
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