News Flash

Posted on: August 24, 2018

Meeting with RAI-N and City Leadership for New Website Tab on Cross Border Initiatives

  • Meeting with RAI-N and City Leadership for New Website Tab on Cross Border Initiatives
  • Douglas, Arizona 6/25/2018

Description: City leadership and Ramirez Advisors Inter-National team meet with the city’s IT Manager to create website tab on cross ...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 24, 2018

Meeting with Potential Land Developer for Business Expansion in Douglas

  • Meeting with Potential Land Developer for Business Expansion in Douglas 
  • Phoenix, Arizona 6/20/2018

Description: President of Ramirez Advisors Inter-National meets with land developer to discuss potential business expansion in Dou...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 24, 2018

Arizona-Mexico Commission Summit

  • Arizona-Mexico Commission Summit 
  • Tucson, Arizona 6/14/18-6/15/18

Description: Arizona-Mexico Commission host’s binational summit, which was attended by 800 business leaders and policy makers from Arizona and Mexico. Among the Su...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 24, 2018

Border Mayors Panel at Arizona-Mexico Commission Summit

  • Border Mayors Panel at Arizona-Mexico Commission Summit 
  • Tucson, Arizona 6/14/18

Description: Border mayors discuss investment, job creation, and business opportunities on a panel at the Arizona-Mexico Commission Summit in Tucson. Mayor Ur...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 24, 2018

Transportation Infrastructure and Ports Committee Meeting at AMC Summit

  • Transportation Infrastructure and Ports Committee Meeting at AMC Summit 
  • Tucson, Arizona 6/14/18

Description: Mayor Uribe and City Manager Russell present on Douglas border crossing initiatives at the Transportation Infrastructure and Port...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 24, 2018

Border Communities Marketing Strategy Meeting with ACA, ADOT, AMC, AOT

  • Border Communities Marketing Strategy Meeting with ACA, ADOT, AMC, AOT 
  • Tucson, Arizona 6/15/18

Description: The Arizona-Mexico Commission, Arizona Department of Transportation, Arizona Commerce Authority, and Arizona Office of Tourism mee...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 24, 2018

Arizona Border Congressional Briefing

  • Arizona Border Congressional Briefing 
  • Tucson, Arizona 6/14/18

Description: Border communities and stakeholders engage in constructive and informative dialogue with key staff members from both the House and Senate delegations. 10 of the 11...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 24, 2018

Texas A&M Agribusiness and Infrastructure Prioritization Effort

  • Texas A&M Agribusiness and Infrastructure Prioritization Effort 
  • Tucson, Arizona 5/31/18

Description: The US Department of Agriculture and Texas A&M University meet to discuss cost/benefit analysis methodology for transportation in...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 24, 2018

BUILD Grant Informational Meeting with USDOT

  • BUILD Grant Informational Meeting with USDOT
  • Tucson, Arizona 5/31/18

Description: The Deputy Director of the Office of Infrastructure Finance and Innovation with the US Department of Transportation met with the border communities to answer question...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 24, 2018

RAI-N Update on Border Crossing Initiatives to the Douglas City Council

  • RAI-N Update on Border Crossing Initiatives to the Douglas City Council 
  • Douglas, Arizona 5/8/18-5/9/18

Description: President of Ramirez Advisors Inter-National meets with current and incoming members of Council to provide an update on al...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 24, 2018

RAI-N Update on Border Crossing Initiatives to the DREDC

  • RAI-N Update on Border Crossing Initiatives to the DREDC 
  • Douglas, Arizona 5/8/18-5/9/18
  • Description: President of Ramirez Advisors Inter-National meets with the Douglas Regional Economic Development Council to provide an update on all bor...
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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 24, 2018

Meeting with US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer on NAFTA Negotiations

  • Meeting with US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer on NAFTA Negotiations 
  • Washington D.C. 4/11/18

Description: Senator Jeff Flake and US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer host a meeting with Arizona business leaders to discuss the...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 17, 2018

Meeting with Mexico’s Ambassador to the United States on NAFTA Renegotiations

  • Meeting with Mexico’s Ambassador to the United States on NAFTA Renegotiations
  • Washington D.C. 4/11/18

Description: Mexico’s Ambassador to the US, Geronimo Gutierrez, provides insights on the status of NAFTA negotiations and disc...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 17, 2018

Arizona-Mexico Corridor Study Update and Stakeholder Meeting

  • Arizona-Mexico Corridor Study Update and Stakeholder Meeting
  • Tucson, Arizona 4/4/18

Description: Arizona Department of Transportation hosts a mid-project update on the Arizona-Mexico Corridor Study, which surveys the flow of freight and commerce al...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 17, 2018

GSA Hosts Stakeholder Meeting on Feasibility Study for Port of Entry

  • GSA Hosts Stakeholder Meeting on Feasibility Study for Port of Entry
  • Douglas, Arizona 3/28/18

Description: General Services Administration hosts stakeholder meeting and announces the timeline for the feasibility study—A critical step for ...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 17, 2018

US-Mexico Joint Working Committee on Transportation

  • US-Mexico Joint Working Committee on Transportation 
  • Tijuana, Mexico 3/6/18-3/7/18

 Description: Arizona border communities participate in the US-Mexico Joint Working Committee to develop a cohesive binational transportation plan ...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 17, 2018

Governor’s International State of the State

  • Governor’s International State of the State
  • Scottsdale, Arizona 2/21/18

 Description: Governor Doug Ducey and guests Carlos Manuel Sada Solana, Mexico’s Undersecretary for North America and David MacNaughton, Canada’s ...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 17, 2018

RAI-N Update on Border Crossing Initiatives to the Douglas City Council

  • RAI-N Update on Border Crossing Initiatives to the Douglas City Council 
  • Douglas, Arizona 2/14/18

 Description: President of Ramirez Advisors Inter-National provides an update to Douglas City Council on cross border initiatives. L...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 17, 2018

RAI-N Update on Border Crossing Initiatives to IDA

  • RAI-N Update on Border Crossing Initiatives to IDA  
  • Douglas, Arizona 2/14/18

Description: President of Ramirez Advisors Inter-National provides an update to Industrial Development Authority on cross border initiatives. Link to the present...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 17, 2018

RAI-N Update on Border Crossing Initiatives to the DREDC

  • RAI-N Update on Border Crossing Initiatives to the DREDC 
  • Douglas, Arizona 2/14/18

Description: President of Ramirez Advisors Inter-National provides an update to Douglas Regional Economic Development Corporation on cross border initiative...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 16, 2018

Visit to Douglas by Governor Doug Ducey

  • Visit to Douglas by Governor Doug Ducey 
  • Douglas, Arizona 12/6/17

Description: Governor Ducey and his staff visit Douglas for luncheon, port tour with Arizona Department of Transportation and Customs and Border Protection, and meetings wit...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 16, 2018

Arizona-Mexico Commission Summit

  • Arizona-Mexico Commission Summit 

Sonora, Mexico 11/30/18-12/1/17

Description: Arizona-Mexico Commission host’s binational summit, which was attended by over 500 business leaders and policy makers from Arizona and Mexico. Douglas...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 16, 2018

Mayor Uribe Receives Certificate of Recognition for Leadership and Support of ADOT’s Border Liaison

  • Mayor Uribe Receives Certificate of Recognition for Leadership and Support of ADOT’s Border Liaison Unit

 Description: Chief Tim Lane and Mark Sanders of the Arizona Department of Transportation award Mayor Uribe with a certific...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 16, 2018

Visit to Douglas by Juan Ciscomani, Senior Advisor to the Governor (Nov)

  • Visit to Douglas by Juan Ciscomani, Senior Advisor to the Governor 
  • Douglas, Arizona 11/20/17
  • Description: Senior Advisor tours the Raul H. Castro port of entry with city leadership and port director.
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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 16, 2018

Governor’s Luncheon with Mexico’s Ambassador to the United States

  • Governor’s Luncheon with Mexico’s Ambassador to the United States 
  • 11/8/17

Description: Governor Ducey host's luncheon with Mexico’s Ambassador to the United States, Geronimo Gutierrez, to discuss trade, touri...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 16, 2018

US-Mexico Binational Bridges and Border Crossings Meeting

  • US-Mexico Binational Bridges and Border Crossings Meeting 
  • Hermosillo, Mexico 10/23/17-10/24/17

 Description: Delegates from the US and Mexico federal governments with state and local officials meet to discuss planning and operations for i...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 16, 2018

Douglas Border Business Plan completion

  • Douglas Border Business Plan completion 
  • 10/20/17

Description: The community’s rich history and culture, economic drivers, and strategic border location make Douglas a good location for business investment. Link to the Douglas Border Busi...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 16, 2018

Visit to Douglas by the Director of Arizona’s Film Office

  • Visit to Douglas by the Director of Arizona’s Film Office
  • Douglas, Arizona 10/11/17

Description: Matthew Earl Jones, Director of Arizona’s Film Office, visits Douglas to tour the city, discuss potential film opportunities, and p...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 16, 2018

US-Mexico Joint Working Committee on Transportation

  • US-Mexico Joint Working Committee on Transportation
  • Phoenix, Arizona 9/26/17

 Description: Arizona border communities participate in the US-Mexico Joint Working Committee to develop a cohesive binational transportation plan for the border

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 16, 2018

Welcome Reception for New United States’ Consuls to Sonora, Mexico

  • Welcome Reception for New United States’ Consuls to Sonora, Mexico 
  • Tucson, Arizona 9/19/17

Description: The Arizona Mexico Commission hosted a welcome reception for the New United States’ Consuls in Sonora, Mexico. At ...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 16, 2018

City Leadership Conducts Site Visit with State of Sonora to Define New Port Location

  • City Leadership Conducts Site Visit with State of Sonora to Define New Port Location
  • Douglas, Arizona 9/9/17 
Description: City leadership meets with Sonora officials and private landowner at the border to discuss the location for a new co...
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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 16, 2018

IBIQ Certification Course by ADOT for Commercial Truck Drivers

  • IBIQ Certification Course by ADOT for Commercial Truck Drivers
  • Douglas, Arizona 9/7/17

Description: Arizona Department of Transportation hosts Safety IBIQ Seminar for commercial truck drivers to learn more about compliance and avoid fines to keep r...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 16, 2018

UNIVISON Interview on Douglas Port of Entry Projects

  • UNIVISON Interview on Douglas Port of Entry Projects 
  • Douglas, Arizona 9/7/17

Description: UNIVISION interviews city leadership to discuss the port of entry projects and the economic impacts it will have on the communityLink to ...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 16, 2018

Meeting with Senator Flake and Assistant Commissioner of CBP on Port Staffing

  • Meeting with Senator Flake and Assistant Commissioner of CBP on Port Staffing 
  • Tucson, Arizona 8/22/17

Description: Senator Flake hosts a meeting with the Assistant Commissioner, Office of Human Resource Management, Customs and Border Prot...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 16, 2018

Economic Roundtable Discussion with Local and State Entities

  • Economic Roundtable Discussion with Local and State Entities 
  • Douglas, Arizona 7/19/17

Discussion: Stakeholder meeting to identify economic opportunities for Douglas, which will be incorporated in the Douglas Border Business Case. ...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 16, 2018

RAI-N Update on Border Crossing Initiatives to the Douglas City Council

  • RAI-N Update on Border Crossing Initiatives to the Douglas City Council 
  • Douglas, Arizona 7/12/17

Description: President of Ramirez Advisors Inter-National provides an update to Douglas City Council on cross border initiatives. Click the link for t...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 16, 2018

Binational Planning Meeting at Mexico’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs

  • Binational Planning Meeting at Mexico’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • Mexico City, Mexico 6/12/17

Description: Technical session on all Arizona-Sonora port of entry projects at Mexico’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 16, 2018

RAI-N Update on Border Crossing Initiatives to the Global Chamber

  • RAI-N Update on Border Crossing Initiatives to the Global Chamber 
  • Scottsdale, Arizona 6/9/17

Description: President of Ramirez Advisors Inter-National provides an update on port of entry projects during meeting and web conference discussi...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 16, 2018

Arizona Border Congressional Briefing

  • Arizona Border Congressional Briefing 
  • Phoenix, Arizona 5/19/17
  • Description: Border communities and stakeholders engage in constructive and informative dialogue with key staff members from both the House and Senate delegations. Click the l...
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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 16, 2018

Arizona-Sonora Border Mayors Forum

  • Arizona-Sonora Border Mayors Forum 
  • Phoenix, Arizona 4/28/17

Description: Mayors from Arizona and Sonora meet with state and local entities to discuss economic development, tourism and logistics opportunities and investments. The Arizona-Mexico Com...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 16, 2018

Douglas Port of Entry Stakeholder Meeting

  • Douglas Port of Entry Stakeholder Meeting
  • Douglas, Arizona 4/27/17

Description: First stakeholder meeting on the Douglas port of entry to discuss the need to modernize the existing port and build a new one to the west to relocate all commercial operations o...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 16, 2018

Gain Congressional Support for Douglas Port of Entry Projects

  • Gain Congressional Support for Douglas Port of Entry Projects
  • 4/27/17

Description: Congresswoman McSally sent a letter to the Secretary of Homeland Secretary of Homeland Security and the Commissioner of CBP urging for the federal government to &...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 16, 2018

Arizona Public Media Interview on Douglas Port of Entry projects

  • Arizona Public Media Interview on Douglas Port of Entry projects
  • 4/18/17

Description: Arizona Public Media interviews Mayor of Douglas on cross border initiatives. Click the link to view Douglas Mayor Sees Bright Prospects in Port of Entry: https://news.azp...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 15, 2018

Visit to Douglas by Juan Ciscomani, Senior Advisor to the Governor

  • Visit to Douglas by Juan Ciscomani, Senior Advisor to the Governor 

Douglas, Arizona 4/11/17

Description: Mayor Uribe hosts a meeting with Governor’s Senior Advisor, Juan Ciscomani, and Director of Southern Arizona, Becky Freeman, to disc...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 15, 2018

US-Mexico Joint Working Committee Meeting on Transportation

  • US-Mexico Joint Working Committee Meeting on Transportation

Mexico City, Mexico 3/29/17-3/30/17

Description: Arizona border communities participate in the US-Mexico Joint Working Committee to develop a cohesive binational transportation plan for th...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities

News Flash

Posted on: September 20, 2018

Cochise College Aviation Program Celebration (October 6-7)

CC Aviation 50th Anniversary

Cochise College aviation program celebrates 50 years

Cochise College’s Aviation Program is celebrating its 50th anniversary over the weekend of October 6 and 7. The college would like to invite the public, students, staff, faculty, alumni, and fr...

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Additional Info... Community News and Events
Posted on: September 14, 2018

Cochise College Pit Fire Festival

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Bring the whole family!

The public is invited to the annual Cochise College Pit Fire Festival- produced by the Douglas campus Art Department. Discover a myriad of ceramics, sounds, tastes, and visual and performing artists starting at 5:00 p.m. on the Doug...

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For more information, click here Community News and Events
Posted on: September 11, 2018

2018 Trunk or Treat

TrunkorTreat

Wednesday October 31, 2018 from 4:00p.m-8:00p.m.

A family-friendly, free and safe event for kids of all ages!
Trunk or treat, games, contests, prizes, music, and lots of fun!

Community News and Events

News Flash

Posted on: September 12, 2018

Suicide Prevention Week

Suicide can happen for many reasons.  There are many factors that can increase the risk of suicide.  It is important to be aware of the factors; for prevention and to seek help.  One of the main factors is a change of behavior. ...

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Police - Crime Prevention Tips
Posted on: July 16, 2018

Douglas Burglary Tips-Business

Attached is a pamphlet to assist our local businesses against any burglars.  

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Police - Crime Prevention Tips
Posted on: July 16, 2018

Douglas Residential Burglary Tips

Here are some tips to assist in the battle against burglars.  Remember to report subjects displaying suspicious behavior.  Douglas Police non-emergency (520) 417-7550. 

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Police - Crime Prevention Tips

News Flash

Posted on: August 31, 2018

International Overdose Awareness

The Douglas Police Department wants you to be aware and prepared.  An overdose can happen to anyone.  It can happen with prescription drugs, over the counter drugs, street drugs or alcohol.  Know the signs, be prepared! &nbs...

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Police - News

News Flash

Posted on: August 24, 2018

Public Notice - Notice of Possible City of Douglas Sales/Use Tax Increases and Changes

The City of Douglas is proposing changes to the City of Douglas Tax Code. The proposed City Tax changes includes a 0.3% increase to the City Use Tax rate from 2.5% to 2.8%, as well as the adoption of a new Sewer Tax rate of 2.8%, will tentatively be broug...

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Additional Information Public Notices
Posted on: August 20, 2018

Public Notice - Cochise Connection Fee/Schedule Change Public Hearing (9/12)

Notice is hereby given that a public hearing will be held by the City of Douglas in the Council Chambers of City Hall, 425 10th Street, Douglas, Arizona on Wednesday September 12, 2018 at 5:35 p.m. for the purpose of changing the schedule to the City of D...

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Additional information and proposed fees Public Notices
Posted on: June 12, 2018

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Port of Entry Construction Notice

U.S. Customs and Border Protections is starting construction projects completely renovating the existing pedestrian building as well as modernizing the I-94 permit processing area at the Port of Douglas (Raul Hector Castro POE) beginning June 13, 2018.

The...

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Public Notices