1. The Kirk-Bear Canyon Library will be closed for renovations from Aug. 5 until Aug. 18. But you can still check out books through the e-Library for your summer reading!

2. The new commercial resort development planned next to Saguaro National Park, just north of Escalante near Old Spanish Trail has been approved by Pima County Board of Supervisors. Current plans can be found at the Bike Ranch website.  Also, see the Save Saguaro National Park Organization website for more information.