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Bond Infomation

Scottsdale residents approved two bond questions Nov. 3, one to fund pavement replacement on city streets and the other to construct or reconstruct four fire stations.

Street Pavement Replacement $12,500,000

Replace 140 Miles of Deteriorated Pavement on City Streets  (PDF)

Estimated Project Cost: $12,500,000

This project will repair and repave approximately 140 miles of various local, collector and major streets around Scottsdale that have exceeded their life cycle.

Public Safety & Fire $16,350,000

Design and Build Fire Station 613 (Desert Foothills)  (PDF) Project Page

Estimated Project Cost: $5,100,000

Replace a temporary modular facility in the Desert Foothills area at Jomax and Hayden roads. The new station will include crew quarters and facilities, office space, OSHA-certified decontamination area, safety gear storage and an apparatus bay.

Design and Build Fire Station 616 (Desert Mountain)  (PDF)Project Page

Estimated Project Cost: $3,700,000

In the 2015 Bond Election Scottsdale voters approved funds to replace a temporary fire station facility with a permanent fire station at 110th Street and Cave Creek Road. The new station will include crew quarters and facilities, OSHA-certified decontamination area, safety gear storage and an apparatus bay. Upon completion Fire Station 616 will be staffed by a four-person crew manning a fire engine and a brush truck. The new station will be one story, designed specifically for this site and will reflect the character of the area.

Relocate Fire Station 603 (McCormick Ranch Area)  (PDF)Project Page

Estimated Project Cost: $6,750,000

Buy land, design and build a new site for Fire Station 603 in the McCormick Ranch area to improve response times to that portion of the city. The new station will include crew quarters and facilities, office space, OSHA-certified decontamination area, safety gear storage and two apparatus bays.

Renovate Fire Station 605 (75th Street & Shea Boulevard)  (PDF)Project Page

Estimated Project Cost: $800,000

Fire Station 605 was built in 1983. This project would improve the bathrooms, locker rooms, bunk rooms, and kitchen. The renovated apparatus bay area also will include an OSHA compliant decontamination room and personal protective equipment storage.

Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee

The City Council plans to appointed seven Scottsdale residents to the a Citizen's Bond Oversight Committee in January 26. The committee will receive reports about the progress of bond projects, review any proposed project changes and provide comments and recommendations to the City Council.

Project List

The city of Scottsdale is responsible for the design and construction of numerous water, wastewater, streets, drainage and facilities projects each year.

Featured Projects

Civic Center Mall Master Plan
Work is underway to develop a plan for future uses of the space and identify opportunities for needed improvements and renovations to the Civic Center Mall.
Desert Discovery Center
Scottsdale’s Desert Discovery Center (DDC) is envisioned as an interpretive, education and research center intended to complement the McDowell Sonoran Preserve experience and be a focal point for understanding human interaction with arid environments.
Desert Foothills Scenic Drive
In September of 2000, Scottsdale voters approved the authorization to issue bonds in the amount of $27,100,000 for “scenic corridor preservation, restoration and enhancement.” This bond issue also provided for the development of a streetscape enhancement program for the entire 24.5 miles of Scottsdale Road.
Fraesfield and Granite Mountain Trailhead Improvements
The Fraesfield Trailhead and Granite Mountain Trailhead are two of the eleven trailheads that provide public access to Scottsdale’s McDowell Sonoran Preserve.
Fire Station 603
Buy land, design and build a new site for Fire Station 603 in the McCormick Ranch area to improve response times to that portion of the city.
Fire Station 616
In the 2015 Bond Election Scottsdale voters approved funds to replace a temporary fire station facility with a permanent fire station at 110th Street and Cave Creek Road.
Granite Reef Watershed Drainage and Flood Control Improvement
The primary objective of the Granite Reef Watershed Improvement Project is to eliminate the risk of structural flooding, eliminate the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) floodplain along Granite Reef Wash, and reduce street and yard flooding.
Hayden and Thomas Intersection Improvements
The City of Scottsdale is currently designing a series of modifications to the intersection of Thomas and Hayden roads to improve the safety of the intersection.
Mustang Transit Center
The city of Scottsdale is currently designing several transportation improvements along the 90th Street corridor between Shea Boulevard and Mountain View Road.
Raintree Drive Extension
The Raintree Drive Extension will provide a direct connection between the SR 101L Freeway and Scottsdale Road. This extension will simplify the route from Hayden Road to Scottsdale Road and help to relieve some of the traffic congestion currently experienced on Frank Lloyd Wright Boulevard.
Reata Wash Flood Control Study
The city of Scottsdale is studying a FEMA-designated floodplain in the region known as Reata Pass Wash to determine the severity of the flood risk in the area and identify potential options for reducing the current FEMA floodplain.
Water and Stormwater Infrastructure Upgrades at Pima Park
The city has obtained the large vacant parcel to the east of the park and plans to build a new water treatment facility and a storm water retention basin.
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