Scottsdale Area Association of REALTORS Endorses Bond Questions 1, 2 and 3

The Scottsdale Area Association of REALTORS (SAAR) has endorsed three Scottsdale bond measures on the November 2019 ballot joining a diverse coalition of community backers. SAAR has more than 9,000 active members and affiliates. It is the largest trade organization in the Northeast Valley. The Scottsdale Area Association of REALTORS supports Question 1, 2 and 3. Those three measures ask … Read More

Guest Editorial: Focus For Martha McSally And Mark Kelly Will Be On Border, Immigration And Donald Trump But Their Race Will Be Won And Lost In Metro Phoenix

By Recker McDowell — The border, immigration and President Donald Trump will be front and center in the U.S. Senate race next year between Republican Martha McSally and Democrat Mark Kelly. But the race — like McSally’s narrow loss to Democrat Kyrsten Sinema last year for Arizona’s other U.S. Senate seat — will be decided in vote-rich metro Phoenix That … Read More

Police Officers of Scottsdale Association Endorses Bond Measures, Prominent Leaders Join Campaign Steering Committee

The Police Officers of Scottsdale Association (POSA) — which represents Scottsdale Police sworn officers and civilian employees— has endorsed three bond measures on the November 2019 ballot. POSA will also donate to the For The Best Scottsdale Campaign: Yes on Questions 1, 2 and 3. POSA President Damien Mendoza will also serve on the bond campaign’s Steering Committee joining a … Read More

Guest Editorial: Why Did You Move to Scottsdale?

By Sandy Schenkat — Very few people who live in Scottsdale are natives, so my question to you is – Why did you move here? I chose to move to Scottsdale because of its world class arts and culture and because it is more sophisticated in many respects than other cities.  We all paid for that cache when we purchased … Read More

Scottsdale Bond Campaign Adds Prominent Community Leaders as Co-Chairs

The campaign in favor of three Scottsdale bond measures on the November 2019 ballot has named additional co-chairs and Steering Committee members as the effort in favor of Questions 1, 2 and 3 continues to draw diverse and deep community support. Andrea Alley, Dana Close and Dennis Robbins are joining as additional co-chairs of For The Best Scottsdale: Vote Yes … Read More

Guest Editorial: Residents First – How and Why A New Scottsdale Bond Package Makes Sense For The Entire City

By Sonnie Kirtley How and where Scottsdale has grown has been a longstanding concern for residents and neighborhoods. Scottsdale voters will have an opportunity this November to chart the best possible course for our community’s future with long-term and unifying support. The opportunity comes on the November 2019 ballot through Questions 1, 2 and 3. The three bond measures invest … Read More