News

February 13, 2019

Tucson delivers a new ambulance to Fire Station 9

Arizona Daily Star “Fire Station 9 is the first of five Tucson Fire Department stations getting a complete rebuild thanks to a 2017 voter-approved, half-cent sales tax dubbed the Tucson Delivers program.” Read more…

» Read more

February 1, 2019

Center for Innovation: Turning imagination into reality

Inside Tucson Business “…Mayor Jonathan Rothschild was on hand to tell his audience: ‘Tucson helps launch entrepreneurs to grow successful businesses with folks who live here and with business districts designed to attract and grow new entities—we’re just getting started.’” Read more…

» Read more

January 23, 2019

Work to begin on southern Arizona’s first mountain bike skills park

Tucson News Now “Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild and representatives from Davis-Monthan Air Force Base will hold a press conference to kick off a volunteer event at a the site of a new mountain bike skills park.” Read more…

» Read more

January 17, 2019

Mayor to dedicate new Compassion Garden at Rio Vista Park

News Net “Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild and Tucson Parks and Recreation will dedicate a new Compassion Garden at Rio Vista Natural Resource Park, 3974 N. Tucson Blvd., tomorrow, Jan. 18, at 10 a.m.” Read more…

» Read more

January 13, 2019

Amazon expands Tucson presence with major project on city’s west side

Arizona Daily Star “’The city’s Planning & Development Services Department helped expedite this important project in short order … very proud of our staff and happy to have this new, last-mile distribution center to complement Amazon’s larger fulfillment center — both in the city of Tucson,’ Mayor Jonathan Rothschild said. ‘Amazon has discovered that Tucson […]

» Read more

January 10, 2019

Ribbon-cutting officially opens new C Gates at TUS

Travel and Tour World “Mayor Rothschild, who has championed the efforts to bring Allegiant Air and other ultra low cost airlines to Tucson, said the new facilities helped make it possible for airlines to grow service to new destinations, which is good for the tourism industry as well as for Tucsonans who want to go […]

» Read more

January 8, 2019

Health care firm to add upwards of 600 Arizona jobs at new hospital

Phoenix Business Journal “This is a very welcome result of the growth in this part of Tucson,’ Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild said in a statement. ‘Businesses have expanded; more residents have moved in, and with this growth comes an increased demand for services, including top-quality health care.’” Read more…

» Read more

Tucson remembers shooting that shook community 8 years ago

Arizona Public Media “Mayor Jonathan Rothschild rang the historic fire station bell as former Congressman Ron Barber read the names of the six people killed on Jan. 8, 2011, in an assassination attempt on then-Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords.” Read more…

» Read more

January 4, 2019

Q&A: Talking with Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild

Inside Tucson Business “Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild announced last month that he would not seek a third term. Inside Tucson Business caught up with Rothschild to find out why he’s ready to step down, what he still wants to get done and the biggest challenges facing Tucson’s next mayor.” Read more…

» Read more

December 28, 2018

Yvonne Ervin, the force behind the Tucson Jazz Festival, dies at 59

Arizona Daily Star “Yvonne Ervin, who launched the Tucson Jazz Festival and as founding director of the Tucson Jazz Society grew it to be the biggest jazz society in the country, died Wednesday night at the Mayo Clinic Hospital in Phoenix after suffering a heart attack after liver transplant surgery. She was 59.” Read more…

» Read more