Staff Report –
A recap of the top three stories on Arizona Progress & Gazette from the past week.
While the effects of the pandemic have brought a halt to various developments and investments throughout the Phoenix Metropolitan area, Stockdale Capital Partners LLC, a Los Angeles-based real estate investment firm with deep roots in Scottsdale is continuing to provide enhancements and improvements to notable projects to help boost the economy and accelerate the local economic recovery. Read full story here.
There’s no doubt Scottsdale is a warm, inviting community.
But this should no longer be a continuing excuse not to adopt a more compelling city non-discrimination ordinance. Indeed, it’s the very reason it should. Be a beacon, a leader. It would be like America failing to proselytize about the benefits of democracy. Read full story here.
Now a candidate for Mayor in 2020, former Councilman and current landlord lobbyist David Ortega proclaims his regard for the Preserve, clearly one of Scottsdale’s greatest achievements. Yet, who led the opposition to the Preserve in that critical, landmark vote in 2004? David Ortega. Read full story here.