Arizona Daily Star “The new employers would have to commit to three of six possible ‘green’ measures to qualify for incentives.” Read more…Read more
UA News “‘I’m very pleased to see how much attention Tucson has gotten for the diversity and quality of our food system. Equally important is our commitment to increasing food security for all Tucsonans,’ said Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild, who submitted the application to receive the [UNESCO] designation.” Read more…Read more
Arizona Daily Star “The solar array will offset upwards of 50 percent of energy needs for Tucson International Airport’s terminal.” Read more…Read more
Arizona Public Media “For anyone commuting to work downtown, heading to class at the university or exploring Tucson as a visitor, the city is adding a bike-share program to expand transit options.” Read more…Read more
Mayors of Columbus, Richmond, Salt Lake City and Tucson selected as 2018 class of Daniel Rose Land Use Fellows
PR Newswire “Mayors Andrew Ginther, Levar Stoney, Jackie Biskupski and Jonathan Rothschild will lead teams from their respective cities who will receive technical assistance on a local land use challenge from NLC, ULI and their peers from the other fellowship cities.” Read more…Read more
KGUN “Mayor Jonathan Rothschild wants Tucson to be ready to develop and use self driving tech. ‘I think Tucson’s perfectly positioned both to be a place where the companies come to create the technology and then to implement it.’” Read more…Read more
Arizona Daily Star “Congress Street in downtown Tucson was honored this week as one of five ‘Great Streets’ by the American Planning Association.” Read more…Read more
Route Fifty “Here in the desert 15 miles from downtown Tucson, a remarkable engineering system is providing a reliable supply of water that’s the envy of other communities in the arid West.” Read more…Read more
Programs like Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid, that have brought a measure of security to millions and millions of older and disabled Americans; programs like the Affordable Care Act, that have insured more than 20 million Americans—these and many other programs are under attack.
Yet these are the programs that helped make this country great…Read more
Anyone can pledge during the month of April—Earth Month—and participants in winning cities will be entered into prize drawings.
In 2013, a Tucsonan won the grand prize: a Toyota Prius!Read more