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Appeals court upholds tribes’ claim in dispute over Gila River water

Appeals court upholds tribes’ claim in dispute over Gila River water

Appeals court upholds tribes’ claim in dispute over Gila River water by Ben Moffat | Cronkite News A federal appeals court Tuesday agreed with two tribes who challenged a Freeport Minerals plan to divert water from the Gila River, saying the company had failed to show that […]

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Tribal leaders: Freeway planners bulldozed us

Tribal leaders: Freeway planners bulldozed us by Paul Maryniak | Ahwatukee Foothills News The Gila River Indian Community told a federal appeals court last week that the government highway agencies ignored the health and traditions of Native Americans, especially the poor who live on the reservation, when […]

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Gila River Indian Community agrees to water-storage deal with Phoenix that will restore flow to Gila River

Gila River Indian Community agrees to water-storage deal with Phoenix that will restore flow to Gila River Decades after the Gila River lost its flow, a new project will bring water back and help other water users store supplies for future use. by Alden Woods | The […]

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Gila River Indian Community working for cooperative water conservation partnership

Gila River Indian Community working for cooperative water conservation partnership  by David Leibowitz | Native Times Agreement to work together on groundwater storage, water conservation efforts will help Lake Mead water level, drought relief strategies statewide To continue drought relief efforts to address falling elevation in Lake […]

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South Mountain Freeway work continues as 9th Circuit denies another legal challenge

South Mountain Freeway work continues as 9th Circuit denies another legal challenge

South Mountain Freeway work continues as 9th Circuit denies another legal challenge Freeway will provide east-west alternative for a growing region [NEWS RELEASE] Construction of the Loop 202 South Mountain Freeway remains on track with the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals rejecting the Gila River Indian […]

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New hotel near Wild Horse Pass

New hotel near Wild Horse Pass

New hotel near Wild Horse Pass Casa Grande Dispatch Best Western Hotels & Resorts has opened a new hotel on the Gila River Indian Community near Wild Horse Pass. The Best Western Plus Chandler Hotel & Suites is located at 7101 W. Sundust Road near Chandler. Owned […]

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Gila tribe approves appeal of federal judge’s freeway ruling

Gila tribe approves appeal of federal judge’s freeway ruling

Gila tribe approves appeal of federal judge’s freeway ruling Ahwatukee Foothills News The Gila River Indian Community Council has voted unanimously to appeal a federal judge’s refusal to stop construction of the South Mountain Freeway. The GRIC contends that the freeway desecrates lands held sacred for centuries, […]

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Development main focus for Native American communities in Pinal County

Development main focus for Native American communities in Pinal County

Development main focus for Native American communities in Pinal County by Melissa Johnson | Rose Law Group Reporter If you ask any of the Native American communities in Pinal County what is important to them, the answers, in short, will be development; agriculture,  economic growth, business and […]

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Gila River Indian Community Files Lawsuit Against FHA, ADOT Over Proposed Path of South Mountain Freeway

Gila River Indian Community Files Lawsuit Against FHA, ADOT Over Proposed Path of South Mountain Freeway

Gila River Indian Community Files Lawsuit Against FHA, ADOT Over Proposed Path of South Mountain Freeway The Gila River Indian Community (the “Community”) filed a lawsuit today challenging the recent decision by the Federal Highway Administration and the Arizona Department of Transportation to build the South Mountain […]

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SRP still pursuing power line route on Gila River Reservation

SRP still pursuing power line route on Gila River Reservation

SRP still pursuing power line route on Gila River Reservation By Chris Coppola| The Arizona Republic SRP officials spent much of last year and early 2015 negotiating with thousands of allottees who hold tribal land on the Gila River Reservation to lease property for the line. After […]

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