After years of sitting dormant, construction on the 213-acre Naranja Park continues.
Wednesday, July 2, 2014 4:00 am
For quite some time, the 213-acre plot of land known as Naranja Park in Oro Valley has sat with very little improvements as there were many discussions surrounding what to do with the property.
This illustration shows the renovations that are to be made to Naranja Park. It features a 1.1-acre dog park, 180-space parking lot, and two multi-sport athletic fields. The renovations are scheduled to be completed by Jan. 1, 2015.
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 10:48 am
An aviation day is scheduled on Pearl Harbor Day, December 7 at Naranja Park in Oro Valley. The event runs from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Saturday, August 27, 2005 11:00 pm
August 24, 2005 - The Oro Valley town council will soon begin
discussing how to pay for the Naranja Town Site regional park.
Wednesday, May 15, 2002 11:00 pm
As the Naranja Town Site Master Plan Executive Committee
approaches the task of combining two proposals for recreational and
cultural uses for the 213-acre property, its members are also
expressing fears of being drawn into a "political miasma."
Tuesday, October 26, 2010 11:00 pm
On Wednesday, Oct. 20, the Oro Valley Town Council gave
unanimous approval for the parks and recreation department to move
ahead with a study about adding amenities to the Naranja Town
Wednesday, November 12, 2008 12:00 am
Mark Twain once observed: “If we would learn what the human race
really is at bottom, we need only observe it in election
Tuesday, August 5, 2008 11:00 pm
Answering a call from town officials to submit arguments in
favor of and opposed to the Naranja Town Site ballot issue, 39
residents sent in their opinions.
Wednesday, October 4, 2006 11:00 pm
October 4, 2006 - Not long after Oro Valley's proposed utility
tax failed on Sept. 20, some council members expressed worry about
the potential fallout that wasn't addressed during the public
Wednesday, January 14, 2009 12:00 am
Oro Valley leaders on Wednesday will discuss the future of the
Naranja Town Site.
Wednesday, July 31, 2002 11:00 pm
The Naranja Town Site Master Plan Task Force on Aug.19 will ask
residents for their reaction to two options for locating town
buildings on the 214-acre park site even though several of the
panel's members are opposed to placing such facilities there.
Tuesday, April 29, 2008 11:00 pm
As part of an ongoing campaign to inform townspeople of the
Naranja Town Site plan, Oro Valley officials held an open house
last Tuesday at Wilson K-8 School.
Sunday, April 20, 2008 11:00 pm
Oro Valley officials plan an open house to share information
about the proposed Naranja Town Site bond election.
Wednesday, September 18, 2002 11:00 pm
Plans for locating cultural and recreational facilities at Oro
Valley's 212-acre Naranja Town Site were approved unanimously by
the Naranja Town Site Executive Committee Sept. 10, but it was an
entirely different matter as far as putting town buildings on the
Wednesday, March 5, 2003 12:00 am
Operation and maintenance costs alone for Oro Valley's proposed
213-acre Naranja Town Site at West Naranja Drive between North La
Canada Drive and North First Avenue are expected to add at least
$6.5 million a year to the $53 million it is estimated it will take
to build the park over a five-year period.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 4:00 am
The Town of Oro Valley is currently conducting an update to the Naranja Park Master Plan. The first plan was produced in 2002, and a Programming and Concept Design Report was completed in 2007. Due to the changing demographics of the community, a different financial landscape, and the expressed needs of the residents, this Update process was approved in early 2014. It is expected to be complete by the end of November.
Wednesday, February 5, 2014 4:00 am
The first dirt has been moved at Naranja Park, jumpstarting a $2.3 million improvement project scheduled for completion by the beginning of 2015.
The Oro Valley Town Council breaks the first ground at Naranja Park.
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 4:00 am
Residents from Oro Valley and surrounding areas showed up in force on Wednesday evening to voice support for a $2.3 million improvement project at Naranja Park.
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