The City of Tucson

The Tucson Charter Change Coalition (TC3)


To provide expert guidance to the committee, the mayor and council hired Rafael Sonenshein, Executive Director of the Pat Brown Institute for Public Affairs at California State University, Los Angeles, as a consultant.

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Sonenshein served as executive director of the Los Angeles commission whose efforts resulted in the first significant reworking of the city’s charter in 75 years. Additionally, he has served as a consultant to successful charter committees in five other California cities: Glendale, Burbank, Culver City, Huntington Beach and Anaheim.