"Beat the Heat" program seeks donations for seniors
The Via Linda and Granite Reef senior centers provide "Beat the Heat" care packages for Scottsdale’s isolated, frail and homebound seniors each June.
Donations are being accepted for these items: new reusable water bottles, nutritional supplement drinks (Ensure/Bounce regular and no sugar, Gatorade), bottled water, small healthy snack items (pretzels, raisins, protein bars), unused personal hygiene items, stamps and grocery store gift cards for a minimum of $35.
Drop off your donations by Friday, June 5, at the Via Linda Senior Center, 10440 E. Via Linda.
Watch this story on how the program helps people like Philomena Martin (pictured).
Forty Years of Mighty Mud Mania
If you thought all those crazy mud runs are a recent trend, think again. Forty years ago the city of Scottsdale first hosted what is now known as Mighty Mud Mania – the original mud run.
Public review process begins for draft update of Scottsdale General Plan 2035 -- It’s your city, it’s your plan, it’s your future!
The public will have an opportunity to review and comment on the Scottsdale General Plan 2035 draft update. The plan is the primary tool for guiding future development and character of the city over the next 20 years. State law requires the city to update its General Plan every 10 years.
Improved levees help keep Scottsdale dry; give nearby property owners a break on flood insurance
Scottsdale recently completed a renovation project to further secure five public levees along the Indian Bend Wash Greenbelt so that they can continue to safely protect the city for decades to come.
Public Notice Notice of Proposed New or Increased City Fees:
Notice is hereby given, pursuant to Arizona Revised Statutes §9-499.15, that the Scottsdale City Council will hold a public meeting in the Scottsdale City Hall, 3939 Drinkwater Blvd., Scottsdale, at 5 p.m. May 12, 2015 for the purpose of considering new or increased city fees.
Listing of lost, unclaimed or found property in possession of the Scottsdale Police Department.
Click on link above to access list.