Scottsdale City Council gifts reported

Items ranging from tickets to high-profile events to a belt-and-wallet set from China, are all examples of gifts received by Scottsdale’s elected [...] Continue Reading →

Resident: Non-conforming utility equipment block Scottsdale Troon Village line of sight

A year has passed since a petition request was presented to Scottsdale City Council — and a north Scottsdale homeowners association is [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale Independent: One size does not fit all

As we traverse through the quickly-evolving 21st Century news landscape, the staff at Independent Newsmedia has come across some simple truths [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale Schools issues call for M&O override election

At its June 11 regular monthly meeting, the Scottsdale Unified School District Governing Board unanimously approved a resolution calling for a [...] Continue Reading →

Public art approved at SkySong, followed by the installation of a new sculpture

Public art will soon be installed on the SkySong campus in south Scottsdale. On May 21, Scottsdale City Council approved a city services contract [...] Continue Reading →

Nearly $40K in additional funds sought for Scottsdale Heritage Connection

Scottsdale City Council is expected to allocate additional funds to the Civic Center Library Scottsdale Heritage Connection project, due to [...] Continue Reading →

Rising tide: City Council confirms total confidence in Experience Scottsdale

With the new fiscal year right around the corner, Experience Scottsdale has gained approval for upcoming tourism event funding programs and a [...] Continue Reading →

One voice: Scottsdale pursues citizen relief from disruptive commercial flight patterns

After nearly five years and hundreds of thousands of loud flights to the chagrin of Scottsdale residents, the local municipality is submitting [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale NoDDC campaign violation filing meant to ‘protect the election process’

David Smith — a resident, former city treasurer and elected leader — has filed a second campaign finance complaint against NoDDC [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale City Council eyes $1.5B municipal budget next fiscal year

A tentative budget for Scottsdale’s upcoming fiscal year, carrying a total of $1.5 billion, has been unanimously approved by city officials. On [...] Continue Reading →