Germek: Community enrichment or just building stuff?

Urban and suburban development is a good sign of a community’s success and future economic prosperity. New construction jobs have a direct [...] Continue Reading →

Germek: the ins and outs of the 2018 Scottsdale City Council race

There are many reasons people vote for certain candidates and not others. Buzzwords and slogans resonate with their beliefs. Name recognition [...] Continue Reading →

Germek: Scottsdale is a community — not a development opportunity

How are decisions made by the Scottsdale City Council when the interests of developers conflict with the interests of its citizens? At a meeting [...] Continue Reading →