Business News

December 6, 2016

City of Tucson and Arizona enter into legal fight

KJZZ “‘We believe the law as it is written is patently unconstitutional,’ Mayor Jonathan Rothschild told reporters. ‘We believe that it violates the actual Arizona Constitution, which gives charter cities certain rights.’” Read more…

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December 2, 2016

Former Wrightstown Elementary dedicated as Tucson housing community

Arizona Daily Star “The first conversion of a former Tucson Unified School District elementary school into a housing community was dedicated Thursday.” Read more…

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Mexican Foreign Secretary in Tucson, next in high-level visits from Mexico

Arizona Public Media “Earlier this week, Mexico’s ambassador to the U.S. met with lieutenant governors in Nogales, Arizona. He was also in Tucson to meet with Mayor Jonathan Rothschild.” Read more…

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November 22, 2016

Get Started Tucson celebrated entrepreneurial spirit

Inside Tucson Business “Mayor Rothschild, during his surprise speech, announced a new competition that will be done in partnership with Centro Fox, part of Startup Mexico.” Read more…

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November 4, 2016

Downtown hotel celebrates milestone

KVOA “The new Downtown hotel is about to put the last beam on top of the structure.” Read more…

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October 22, 2016

Tucson and Mexico sign finance agreement

Arizona Daily Star “Mayor Jonathan Rothschild called the program a boon for the region. ‘The agreement … is going to accelerate secure trade between our countries in ways we have not to date been able to imagine,’ he said. ‘I jumped at the opportunity to facilitate this collaboration and am glad to be a small […]

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September 1, 2016

Tucson regains direct air service to Hermosillo

Arizona Daily Star “‘All I can say is, Yes!’ Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild said with a fist pump. ‘I’ve been working on this since taking office and since we were just coming out of the recession, I was told to be patient.’” Read more…

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August 19, 2016

These are the cities with the fastest and slowest job growth in America

Bloomberg Tucson is #3 in the nation for metros with the fastest job growth. Read more…

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August 3, 2016

Tucson’s status as a City of Gastronomy could be paying off

Tucson News Now “‘Last year for culinary, July to July, we had $6 million in coverage,’ said Dan Gibson, a communications specialist for Visit Tucson. ‘The year before we didn’t have $6 million in coverage, period.’” Read more…

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July 3, 2016

Tucson named the best ‘under-the-radar’ food city in America

Arizona Daily Star “Knock knock, who’s there? Yet another national publication singling out Tucson as a great place to eat.” Read more…

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