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April 1, 2016

Arizona Spotlight, April 1, 2016

Arizona Public Media [Radio interview] Mayor Rothschild speaks with reporter Steve Jess on the Arizona Legislature’s taking away powers from cities and towns. Read more…

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March 30, 2016

Tucson Police Chief Chris Magnus sworn in

After successfully completing requirements to become certified as an Arizona Peace Officer—requirements that included scaling a 6-foot fence, twice—Chris Magnus was sworn in as Tucson’s Chief of Police Wednesday at a ceremony at the Westside Police Service Center. [Show picture list] Chief Magnus previously served as Chief of Police in Fargo, North Dakota and, more […]

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March 7, 2016

Banner looking forward with new Tucson hospital, clinic

Arizona Daily Star “The new $400 million hospital is being referred to as a replacement for the existing main Campbell Avenue hospital.” Read more…

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March 4, 2016

Tucson Invitational Games pumps millions into economy

Tucson News Now “The college baseball and softball tournament draws more than 100 teams from Division II and smaller from across the U.S.” Read more…

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March 3, 2016

Tucson makes ranking of ‘Best Places to Live’ in U.S.

Tucson News Now “Tucson is an example of how a city can be constantly transforming without losing sight of its roots.” Read more…

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March 1, 2016

Mayor Rothschild addresses Tucson’s slow job growth

Tucson News Now “‘Our job growth rate was 2.4 percent, in line with the rest of the state. This is slower than we’d like,’ he said to a crowd of more than 1,000 business and local political leaders.” Read more…

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Mayor speaks about plans for economy, streets, homeownership

Arizona Daily Star “‘In my 30 years in business, I learned this: You cannot cut your way to prosperity,’ Mayor Jonathan Rothschild told 1,100 in the audience at the Tucson Convention Center Tuesday. ‘At some point, you have to invest.’” Read more…

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February 25, 2016

Downtown Tucson a model for revitalization

Arizona Sonora News “‘Tucson was late to the game, but now we have other city officials and city planners flying in to see what we have done,’ Rothschild said. ‘People are interested in seeing how we revived our downtown.’” Read more…

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February 23, 2016

Industry may need to help pay for SR 189 fix

Nogales International “Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild was one of a number of local and regional officials to speak in favor of improvements to SR 189, which he said should be the ‘the state’s highest highway construction priority.’” Read more…

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January 22, 2016

With attendees at the Borderlands Trade Conference, January 2016

Mayor’s Borderlands Trade Conference focuses on supply chain

Featuring speakers with backgrounds in economic development, trade and industry sectors, Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild’s second Borderlands Trade Conference took place before a sold-out crowd at the Tucson Convention Center Friday, January 22nd.

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