January 9, 2018

Mixing it up: What to expect at Tucson Jazz Festival

Arizona Daily Star “Back in the summer of 2014 there was plenty of skepticism when Mayor Jonathan Rothschild announced the city would help encourage an annual jazz festival with Ervin in charge and make it a national destination event. But history shows the festival never lost money and now stands on its own with solid […]

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December 24, 2017

Road Runner: Website was wrong, Grant Road work not delayed, official says

Arizona Daily Star “’We’re going to complete everything within the RTA 20-year period,’ Moghimi said.” Read more…

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December 23, 2017

Tucson Fire chief leaves after nearly 3 decades in the department

Arizona Daily Star “After 29 years of service to the community, he is leaving the department to focus on his health and spend time with his family.” Read more…

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December 13, 2017

Report hails Tucson’s excellence in food diversity, access

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…

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December 9, 2017

Pima Medical Institute to build campus at site of former Tucson middle school

Arizona Daily Star “A Tucson-based medical college is bringing a closed middle school in the central city back to life.” Read more… 

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December 8, 2017

City golf course budget numbers complicated by needed $25M in capital projects

Arizona Daily Star “The city’s five golf courses were profitable last fiscal year — at least on paper — as city officials continue to look at plans that could reduce the number of courses because of declining usage.” Read more…

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December 6, 2017

Tucson airport marks completion of ‘iconic’ solar array

Arizona Daily Star “The solar array will offset upwards of 50 percent of energy needs for Tucson International Airport’s terminal.” Read more…

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November 30, 2017

Dreams depicted: Homeless kids seek to capture their hopes on film

Tucson Weekly “Rothschild said the mentors have to be sensitive to the kids’ struggles when helping them identify their dreams. ‘We try to bring them out a little and talk to them,’ he said. ‘They’re just great kids.’” Read more…

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November 21, 2017

Councilwoman Uhlich leaves behind a legacy of protecting housing, transit

Arizona Daily Star “Mayor Jonathan Rothschild said Uhlich has been a tireless advocate for affordable housing and transportation issues and will be missed on the council.” Read more…

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November 7, 2017

Community donations help fund Tucson’s largest mural

Tucson News Now “The painting is more than 4,000 square feet in size. It’s painted on the wall of the Epic Rides building on the corner of Stone and 6th.” Read more…

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