Scottsdale politics continue to push residents to the edge of civility

Following the filing of campaign finance violations, representatives for the Protect Our Preserve political action committee have requested to [...] Continue Reading →

Campaign finance violations alleged against Desert EDGE Advocates

A complaint has been filed at the Scottsdale City Clerk’s Office alleging practices conducted by advocates of the polarizing Desert EDGE project [...] Continue Reading →

Desert EDGE pondered at Taliesin West while signature effort gains support

Editor’s note: An earlier version of this story should have explained the ongoing signature effort is being conducted by the Protect Our [...] Continue Reading →

Residents opposing Scottsdale’s Desert EDGE proposal sue city

Arizona nonprofit corporations, Protect Our Preserve and NoDDC, Inc., have joined together to sue the city of Scottsdale to enforce the rights of [...] Continue Reading →

Austin: questioning Desert EDGE proposal doesn’t make us delusional, liars, terrorists or bullies

I had to catch my breath after reading what the DDCS submitted to the Scottsdale Independent newspaper, which was published on Friday, Sept. 22. [...] Continue Reading →

A tale of two perspectives: the Scottsdale Desert EDGE

A proposal to bring a desert-appreciation venue to the inside edge of the McDowell Sonoran Preserve appears to have created a rift in Scottsdale [...] Continue Reading →

Stuart aims to corral city of Scottsdale through legal barrage

  Editor’s note: An earlier version of this story incorrectly stated Mr. Stuart is a lawyer. He is not, but says he is a law student [...] Continue Reading →

Korte: Desert EDGE will be a community amenity to Scottsdale

I am a long-time supporter of the Desert Discovery Center concept – which is now called the Desert EDGE. After attending two of the public [...] Continue Reading →

Klapp: Desert EDGE proposal answers questions, raises others

The proposal I heard on Tuesday morning for Desert Edge lays out a bold vision for allowing all city visitors and residents to enjoy the Preserve [...] Continue Reading →

Appreciation venue proponents seek to bring tourism to the Desert EDGE

On Monday, July 31 Desert Discovery Center Scottsdale unveiled its plan for a proposed desert-appreciation venue now envisaged on less than 6 [...] Continue Reading →