Milhaven: let’s have a Scottsdale City Council race grounded in civility

Elections are a time for us to share points of view and debate issues. On some things, we will agree. On others, we may need to agree to [...] Continue Reading →

Milhaven: Crossroads East is a good deal for Scottsdale

Nine billion dollars of economic impact — $33 million in additional infrastructure improvements, over 5,500 jobs, and increased height [...] Continue Reading →

Milhaven: negative narrative, tactics clouds merits of Desert EDGE

It seems that in Scottsdale common decency may not be so common. As a community, we should stand for civil dialogue and debate issues based on [...] Continue Reading →

Milhaven: Desert Discovery vote could carry unintended consequences

At this week’s city council meeting, we got a brief progress update on a proposal for an educational visitors center in the Preserve. As I [...] Continue Reading →

Milhaven: the Desert Discovery Center remains a work in progress

The Desert Discovery Center has garnered a great deal of interest in recent weeks. There is clearly a great deal of emotion with many people both [...] Continue Reading →

Milhaven: Setting the Scottsdale bond-program record straight

Six members of Scottsdale City Council agree. The projects represented in the ballot questions this election are important projects that need to [...] Continue Reading →

Milhaven: Why is treating everyone fairly considered controversial in Scottsdale?

“Why is it so controversial to consider a law to treat everyone fairly?” That was the question I got from a citizen after a recent city council [...] Continue Reading →