The Sun Link Tucson streetcar's 3.9-mile route will connect the main UA campus with the Arizona Health Sciences Center, Main Gate Square, Fourth Avenue, downtown Tucson and the Mercado District west of I-10. Click here for a complete map of the streetcar route (PDF).
A grand opening celebration for the all-electric streetcar will be held on July 25. Ribbon-cutting ceremonies will be held at each of the Sun Link streetcar's stops. A UA celebration will be held at 7:40 a.m. at the streetcar stop near Helen Street and Warren Avenue and will include remarks from UA President Ann Weaver Hart. The ribbon cutting ceremonies will culminate with a grand opening celebration at the streetcar's final stop along Congress Street and Fifth Avenue at approximately 9 a.m.
During the grand opening celebration, each district will have festivities connected to a different theme. When the... Read more