Line in the sand: Scottsdale Desert EDGE quandary shapes local perception

The simmering debate over whether or not to build a desert-appreciation venue near the Gateway to the McDowell Sonoran Preserve has finally [...] Continue Reading →

Manross: EDGE debate ought to be decided by Scottsdale voters

There is much public debate about the DDC and all the design details in the proposal. Until two major issues are resolved, however, all the other [...] Continue Reading →

Drinkwater Thompson: public vote for Desert EDGE is waste of taxpayer dollars

I would ask the mayor and city council proceed with the Desert EDGE project and not refer it for a public vote. My brother, Herb Drinkwater, [...] Continue Reading →

EDGE supporters: Scottsdale City Council ought to render final word

When our group of local community leaders, business executives, philanthropists and volunteers began work to fulfill the 30-year vision for a [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale Desert EDGE proposal begins municipal, community inquisition

The latest iteration of what was once deemed the desert discovery center but now realized as the Desert EDGE is making its way through the [...] Continue Reading →

Alexander: new Discovery Center proposal is beyond the edge of reality

We told you the Desert Discovery Center would be a huge tourist event center, paid from the Preserve fund, with nightlife and a bar. They made a [...] Continue Reading →