Comstock's magazine 1118 - November 2018 - Page 30

n DISCOURSE Stockton’s Next Chapter Stockton Mayor Michael Tubbs on shaking up the status quo INTERVIEW BY Rich Ehisen PHOTO: Noel Neuburger S tockton Mayor Michael Tubbs has become one of the most scrutinized public officials in the U.S., in part because at 28 years old he is one of the youngest mayors of a large city in the country. He also has far-reaching ideas that have some folks cheering and oth- ers jeering. Comstock’s sat down with Tubbs to talk about his efforts to trans- form his hometown. 30 | November 201 8