Councilman Michael Tubbs
The Stockton City Council is outlining its plan for the city to emerge from Chapter 9 bankruptcy, while it wonders why it’s not getting the same assistance from the federal government as Detroit.
Stockton made headlines for last year’s record murder rate and soaring debt. Now the city is launching a major makeover as city leaders are targeting the youngest members of the community to create change.
One city councilman is lobbying Washington for more U.S. taxpayer dollars to Stockton help reinvent itself.