Initiative to get youth active outdoors

With YMCA campers/youth volunteers at the announcement of the initiative at Mission Garden, July 2015

With YMCA campers/youth volunteers at the announcement of the initiative at Mission Garden, July 2015

“I’m very pleased to join this program,” said Mayor Rothschild. “Tucson is surrounded by beautiful desert and mountains, and more of our youth need to get out and experience that—develop a deeper appreciation for the natural world.”

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Mayor announces free GED testing at Pima

Announcing free GED testing at Pima Community College, July 2015

Thanking Wells Fargo, the mayor noted that he’d asked for this funding to be included, as testing fees should not be a barrier to employment or continuing education. Typically, GED tests cost around $140.

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Mayor's 10,000 Trees Campaign

11,012 trees planted so far! Help plant our next 10,000 trees.

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Tucson Moves a Million Miles

1,149,491 miles walked/run so far! Sign up and keep track of your fitness goals. Read more