News Flash

Posted on: August 7, 2019

International Boundary and Water Commission Meeting

International Boundary and Water Commission Meeting 

Agua Prieta, 8/6/19

The City of Douglas participated in a meeting hosted by the Mexican counterpart of the International Boundary and Water Commission, or CILA for its initials in Spanish, in Agu...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 5, 2019

Technical Team Meets to Plan POE Infrastructure Next Steps

Technical Team Meets to Plan POE Infrastructure Next Steps

Phoenix, Arizona 07/15/19

The technical team for the port of entry projects met to discuss the planning and potential funding opportunities to add supporting infrastructure, utilities, water, and br...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 5, 2019

Community Resource Committee Meeting

Community Resource Committee Meeting

Phoenix, Arizona 07/15/19

The General Services Administration hosted the Community Resource Committee (CRC) meeting with regional stakeholders to discuss the findings of the Douglas Port of Entry Feasibility Study. GSA c...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 5, 2019

Meeting with Congressional Representatives

Meeting with Congressional Representatives

Phoenix, Arizona 06/28/19

In coordination with the Arizona-Mexico Commission, border community leaders were able to have face to face time with Congressman David Schweikert and Congresswoman Debbie Lesko to push fo...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 5, 2019

Mini Binational Ports of Entry Meeting

Mini Binational Ports of Entry Meeting

Phoenix, Arizona 06/27/19

Taking advantage of the presence of all the key federal agencies during the Summit, a Mini-Binational session was programmed to focus on all of Arizona’s ports of entry. Representati...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 5, 2019

AMC Transportation, Infrastructure, and Ports Committee Meeting

AMC Transportation, Infrastructure, and Ports Committee Meeting

Phoenix, Arizona 06/27/19

The General Services Administration provided an update on all port of entry projects in Arizona at the Transportation Infrastructure and Ports Committee during the Ari...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 5, 2019

USMCA Meeting with Governors Ducey and Pavlovich

USMCA Meeting with Governors Ducey and Pavlovich

Phoenix, Arizona 06/28/19

Governor Doug Ducey of Arizona and Governor Claudia Pavlovich of Sonora signed a joint letter addressed to the federal legislatures of both countries urging ratification of the USMCA...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 5, 2019

AMC Tourism Committee Meeting

AMC Tourism Committee Meeting

Phoenix, Arizona 06/26/19

Mayors from Arizona border communities participate in The Challenge of the Tourism Industry in Rural and Border Communities panel at the Arizona-Mexico Commission Summit’s Tourism Co...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 5, 2019

AZ Congressional Delegation Trade Forum

AZ Congressional Delegation Trade Forum

Phoenix, Arizona 05/28/19

Arizona District Export Council, Arizona-Mexico Commission, Greater Phoenix Economic Council, and the Arizona Chamber of Commerce and Industry hosted the Arizona Congressional Delegation Tra...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 5, 2019

POE Parking Lot Construction Completed

POE Parking Lot Construction Completed

Douglas, Arizona 5/18/19Customs and Border Protection issued a press release commemorating the completion of the investments to improve the parking lot donated by the City of Douglas to the federal government.Mayor Ur...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 5, 2019

Chamber Business News Interviews Chairman Scherden

Chamber Business News Interviews Chairman Scherden

5/15/19

Patrick Scherden, Chairman of Douglas Regional Economic Development Corporation, and Chairman of the Douglas Industrial Development Authority, was interviewed by Chamber Business News (chamberbusine...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 5, 2019

Arizona-Mexico Corridor Study Stakeholder Meeting

Arizona-Mexico Corridor Study Stakeholder Meeting

Nogales, Arizona 5/10/19Councilman Jose Grijalva , City of Douglas Finance Director, Luis Pedroza, and Chairman Patrick Scherden of the Douglas Regional Economic Development Corporation participated in a me...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 5, 2019

City of Douglas Sends Letters on POE Staffing to Congress

City of Douglas Sends Letters on POE Staffing to Congress

4/28/19

Customs and Border Protection announced the reassignment of 750 officers from our ports of entry to support the activities of the Border Patrol in locations beyond the border.It is estimated ...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 5, 2019

Stakeholder Session with Congresswoman Kirkpatrick

Stakeholder Session with Congresswoman Kirkpatrick

Douglas, Arizona 4/17/19The City of Douglas, in partnership with Cochise County and Cochise College, hosted a roundtable discussion with approximately 45 local and regional stakeholders to address key issu...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 5, 2019

Congresswoman Visits Proposed Site for New Port of Entry

Congresswoman Visits Proposed Site for New Port of Entry

 Douglas, Arizona 4/17/19

Congresswoman Ann Kirkpatrick visited the proposed site for the new commercial port of entry. The land is city-owned and they are willing to donate up to 80 acres to...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 5, 2019

Congresswoman Kirkpatrick Visits Douglas Port of Entry

  • Congresswoman Kirkpatrick Visits Douglas Port of Entry

Douglas, Arizona 4/17/19Congresswoman Ann Kirkpatrick visited the Douglas port of entry for a tour and briefing. The visit offered the Congresswoman the opportunity to see first-hand the dire need at t...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 5, 2019

City of Douglas & Cochise County Pass Resolutions on Port of Entry

City of Douglas & Cochise County Pass Resolutions on Port of Entry

Douglas, Arizona 4/10/19The City of Douglas passed a non-binding resolution indicating commitment to the donation of land for the construction of the new port of entry, and to working w...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 5, 2019

Binational Port of Entry Meeting in Agua Prieta, Mexico

  • Binational Port of Entry Meeting in Agua Prieta, Mexico

Agua Prieta, Sonora 2/8/19

Jesus Monataño Durazo, Municipal President of the Municipality of Agua Prieta, invited the City of Douglas and the Douglas Regional Economic Development Corporatio...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 5, 2019

Arizona State Transportation Board Meeting in Douglas

  • Arizona State Transportation Board Meeting in Douglas 

 Douglas, Arizona 2/15/19

The Arizona State Transportation Board held their February meeting in Douglas. The City of Douglas hosted a welcome reception for the members of the Board the...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 5, 2019

City Officials Tour Maquiladora in Sonora, Mexico

City Officials Tour Maquiladora in Sonora, Mexico

Agua Prieta, Sonora 2/28/19

City of Douglas officials visited a state-of-the-art maquiladora (manufacturing facility) in Agua Prieta, Sonora. Hosted by Carlos Fernandez, President of BF & Sons, officials...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 5, 2019

Arizona Inaugural Ceremony

Phoenix, Arizona 1/7/19nGovernor Ducey holds inaugural ceremony along with all statewide elected officials, including State Mine Inspector, Superintendent of Schools, Treasurer, Attorney General and Secretary of State. The Honorable Robert Uribe, Mayor of...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 5, 2019

AMC Holiday Reception 2018

  • AMC Holiday Reception

12/13/18The Arizona-Mexico Commission hosted the annual Holiday Reception to celebrate the year's accomplishments with keynote speaker Governor Ducey. Mayor Uribe attended on behalf of the City of Douglas.

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
Posted on: August 5, 2019

Regional Border Mayors Summit

Regional Border Mayors Summit

Douglas, Arizona 12/4/18City of Douglas hosted a Regional Border Mayors Summit to provide an update on the port of entry and related initiatives, including updates from the Customs and Border Protection, the US Consul General ...

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Border Crossing Initiatives - Activities
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


News Flash

Posted on: August 7, 2019

International Boundary and Water Commission Meeting

International Boundary and Water Commission Meeting 

Agua Prieta, 8/6/19

The City of Douglas participated in a meeting hosted by the Mexican counterpart of the International Boundary and Water Commission, or CILA for its initials in Spanish, in Agu...

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Community News and Events
Posted on: July 30, 2019

Discover Douglas - Podcast

Discover Douglas

There is more to the community of Douglas than meets the eye. Long time resident and former tourism director Ginny Jordan leads visitors on a fascinating bus tour of this historic city, and you’re invited. She also talks about th...

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Podcast Audio... Community News and Events
Posted on: July 20, 2019

Guest Editorial - Douglas Dispatch 07-24-2019

Dear Editor:

I want to take this opportunity to provide the public with facts on the proposed City of Douglas sales/use tax increase.  With a recent headline that talks about a 35% increase in tax without a perspective of exactly what that means, ...

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Community News and Events

News Flash

Posted on: July 8, 2019

Eight Safety Tips for Driving in the Rain

Click on the link for 8 safety tips for driving in the rain.


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Police - Crime Prevention Tips
Posted on: April 7, 2019

Kidnap/Ransom Scam

Several Douglas citizens have received calls in attempt to collect ransom money for the safety of family members.  Remember, these criminals use scare tactics and target the vulnerable.   Hang up, call your family and call the police. &a...

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Police - Crime Prevention Tips
Posted on: December 28, 2018

New Year Safety

/DocumentCenter/View/1773Let's Keep our friends and family safe.  Click on the link and check out our tips.  

Police - Crime Prevention Tips
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

News Flash

Posted on: June 19, 2019

AmeriCorp VISTA

If you are interested click on the following link for more information.



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Police - News
Posted on: November 7, 2018

Southeast Arizona Law Enforcement Training Academy

"The academy is a rigorous 680 hour, 17 week program.  Classes are held Monday-Thursday from 7 AM-5:00 PM on Cochise College Douglas Campus.  On campus housing and a meal plan is available for non-commuting cadets."  

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Police - News
Posted on: October 15, 2018

Scam Awareness

The Douglas Police Department was made aware on a scam involving the City of Douglas Billing Department.  The citizen received a phone call from 1-800-906-5529.  The citizen did not answer the phone call and a voicemail was left. &nb...

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Police - News
Posted on: October 15, 2018

Domestic Violence

Abuse is never a one-time thing. Studies Suggest, up to 10 million children witness some form of domestic violence per year. If you are in danger call the police! The Douglas Police Department can help you and your children leave your home safely. Show th...

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Police - News
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