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Address
3939 N. Drinkwater Blvd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
Mayor:
P: 480-312-2433
F: 480-312-2738
Council Members:
P: 480-312-2550
F: 480-312-7885
Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Email Mayor and All City Council Members:
citycouncil@ScottsdaleAZ.gov

What we do:

The Mayor and City Council establish the city's mission and goals, enact local legislation, adopt budgets and set policies to serve the needs of the citizens of Scottsdale.

Office Information

Address
3939 N. Drinkwater Blvd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
P: 480-312-2405
F: 480-312-2748
Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Bruce Washburn, City Attorney
bwashburn@ScottsdaleAZ.gov

What we do:

The City Attorney’s Office advises the city on legal matters, litigates civil claims and lawsuits, prosecutes misdemeanors, and provides legally mandated notification services and professional-level victim advocacy to misdemeanor crime victims.

Office Information

Address
7447 E. Indian School Road
Suite 205
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
P: 480-312-7756
F: 480-312-2634
Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sharron Walker, CPA, CFE, CLEA
City Auditor

swalker@ScottsdaleAZ.gov

What we do:

The City Auditor independently evaluates the operational efficiency, effectiveness, compliance and accountability of city personnel and operations.

Office Information

Address
3939 N. Drinkwater Blvd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
P: 480-312-2412
F: 480-312-7797
Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Carolyn Jagger
cjagger@ScottsdaleAZ.gov

What we do:

The City Clerk's Office prepares and distributes City Council meeting agendas and minutes, preserves the permanent records of the city, ensures that legal requirements for the publication of ordinances and resolutions are met, oversees city elections and coordinates the city’s boards, commissions, committees and task forces.

Office Information

Address
3700 N. 75th St.
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
P: 480-312-2442
F: 480-312-2764
courts@ScottsdaleAZ.gov
Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. (1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month)
Joseph Olcavage, Presiding Judge

What we do:

The Scottsdale City Court is part of the integrated judicial system for Arizona, and is the judicial branch for the city. The court provides a dignified professional forum for the efficient resolution of cases including civil traffic and misdemeanor violations, petty offenses, city ordinance and code violations, and the issuance of protective orders.

Office Information

Address
3939 N. Drinkwater Blvd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
P: 480-312-2800
F: 480-312-2738
Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Brian K. Biesemeyer, Acting City Manager
citymanager@ScottsdaleAZ.gov

Brent Stockwell, Assistant City Manager
bstockwell@ScottsdaleAZ.gov

What we do:

The City Manager is the city’s chief operating officer, responsible for the daily activities of most of the city’s departments.

Office Information

Address
7447 E. Indian School Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
P: 480-312-2437
F: 480-312-7897
Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Jeffery M. Nichols, CPA, City Treasurer/Chief Financial Officer
jenichols@ScottsdaleAZ.gov

What we do:

The City Treasurer is the city's chief financial officer, responsible for providing timely financial reports and analysis in addition to managing Scottsdale’s budget, finance, risk management and utility billing services.

Office Information

Address
15000 N. Airport Drive
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
P: 480-312-2321
F: 480-312-8480
Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Gary P. Mascaro, C.M., C.A.E., Aviation Director
gmascaro@ScottsdaleAZ.gov

What we do:

Scottsdale Airport is a general aviation facility that is home to many of the Valley’s private and corporate aircraft.

Office Information

Address
7447 E. Indian School Road
Suite 300
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
P: 480-312-7275
F: 480-312-2337
Bill Murphy, Executive Director
P: 480-312-7954
bmurphy@ScottsdaleAZ.gov
Reed Pryor, Parks & Recreation Director
P: 480-312-1011
rpryor@ScottsdaleAZ.gov
Greg Bestgen, Human Services Director
P: 480-312-0104
gbestgen@ScottsdaleAZ.gov
Kathleen Wade, Library Director
P: 480-312-2691
kwade@ScottsdaleAZ.gov
Kroy Ekblaw, Preserve Director
P: 480-312-7064
kekblaw@ScottsdaleAZ.gov

What we do:

Community Services provides world-class parks and recreation services and programs, libraries and human services and oversees Scottsdale’s McDowell Sonoran Preserve.

Office Information

Address
3839 N. Drinkwater Blvd.,
2nd Floor
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
P: 480-312-7989
F: 480-312-2672
Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Danielle Casey, Economic Development Director
dcasey@ScottsdaleAZ.gov

What we do:

Economic Development supports the business retention, expansion, attraction and entrepreneurial ecosystem and development that is critical to Scottsdale's economic health and sustainability.

Office Information

Address
8401 E. Indian School Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
Emergency: 911
P: 480-312-8000
Fire@ScottsdaleAZ.gov
Tom Shannon, Fire Chief
P: 480-312-1802

What we do:

Scottsdale fire provides advance life support, emergency and community medical care, fights fires and response to all-hazardous events and incidents within a contemporary fire service delivery system that emphasizes prevention services and a robust community risk reduction strategy.

Office Information

Address
9191 E. San Salvador Drive
Scottsdale, AZ 85258
P: 480-312-2491
F: 480-312-7960
hr@ScottsdaleAZ.gov
Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Donna B. Brown, Director
dbrown@ScottsdaleAZ.gov

What we do:

The Human Resources (HR) Department supports over 2600 city employees. HR is responsible for the recruitment and selection process; conducts employee and management consultations and investigations; administers employee rules, policies, regulations, classification and compensation plans; provides employee benefits, wellness programs, training and workforce development; and coordinates the citywide volunteer program.

Office Information

Address
7384 E. Second St.
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
P: 480-312-2622
F: 480-312-2623
Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Brad Hartig, Chief Information Officer
bhartig@ScottsdaleAZ.gov

What we do:

Information Technology develops and manages the technology infrastructure and applications used to deliver services to the city’s residents and customers.

Office Information

Address
3939 N. Drinkwater Blvd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
P: 480-312-2336
F: 480-312-2738
Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
communications@ScottsdaleAZ.gov
Kelly Corsette, Communications and Public Affairs Director
kcorsette@ScottsdaleAZ.gov

What we do:

The Office of Communication develops and distributes information to help Scottsdale residents and customers learn about city services, programs, and projects.

Office Information

Address
7447 E. Indian School Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
P: 480-312-7800
F: 480-312-7088
planninginfo@ScottsdaleAZ.gov

Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Randy Grant, Planning and Development Director
P: 480-312-2664
rgrant@ScottsdaleAZ.gov
Michael Clack, Development Services Director
P: 480-312-7629
mclack@ScottsdaleAZ.gov
Tim Curtis, Current Planning Director
P: 480-312-7000
Raun Keagy, Neighborhood Resources Director
P: 480-312-3111
F: 480-312-7010
rkeagy@ScottsdaleAZ.gov

What we do:

Planning & Development works in partnership with the community to physically and aesthetically shape the city through long-range and current planning services, building plan review and inspections and code enforcement.

Office Information

Address
8401 E. Indian School Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
Emergency: 911
P: 480-312-5000
Alan G. Rodbell, Police Chief
P: 480-312-1900

What we do:

The Scottsdale Police Department is an internationally accredited, full service agency committed to excellence, initiative and integrity.

Office Information

Address
9191 E. San Salvador Drive
Scottsdale, AZ 85258
P: 480-312-5555
F: 480-312-5539
Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Daniel Worth, Executive Director
DWorth@ScottsdaleAZ.gov

What we do:

Public Works provides many of the city’s core services including trash and recycling, street maintenance, traffic management and construction management of city roads, buildings, parks and infrastructure.

Office Information

Address
9191 E. San Salvador Drive
Scottsdale, AZ 85258
P: 480-312-5700
F: 480-312-5701
Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
James Flanagan, Purchasing Director
P: 480-312-5706
jflanagan@ScottsdaleAZ.gov

What we do:

Purchasing is responsible for acquiring goods and services to support the city’s priorities and programs – most of this activity is conducted through public solicitations and bids.

Office Information

Address
7506 E. Indian School Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
P: 480-312-7177
F: 480-312-7088
Karen Churchard, Tourism & Events Director
P: 480-312-2890
kchurchard@ScottsdaleAZ.gov

What we do:

Tourism & Events coordinates support and expansion of tourism, events, arts, and culture in Scottsdale.

Office Information

Address
7447 E. Indian School Road
Suite 205
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
P: 480-312-7250
F: 480-312-4000
Paul Basha, Transportation Director
P: 480-312-7651
pbasha@ScottsdaleAZ.gov

What we do:

Transportation plans and engineers the city’s street system and coordinates trolley, bus and other alternative transportation services.

Office Information

Address
9312 N. 94th Street
Scottsdale, AZ 85258
P: 480-312-5650
F: 480-312-5615
WaterOperations-CustomerService@ScottsdaleAZ.gov
Office Hours
Monday - Friday
7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Brian Biesemeyer, Executive Director
bbiesemeyer@ScottsdaleAZ.gov

What we do:

Scottsdale Water has been providing quality drinking water and advanced reclamation services to Scottsdale businesses and residents for over 40 years.

Office Information

Address
16601 N. Pima Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
P: 480-312-6802
F: 480-312-6803
Brian Dygert, General Manager
P: 480-312-6802
bdygert@ScottsdaleAZ.gov

What we do:

With more than 300,000 square feet of exhibition space on 386 acres of flexible open area at the base of the breathtaking McDowell Mountains, WestWorld offers limitless possibilities for event producers and planners.

Division Resources

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City Office Holiday Schedule

All City offices except Police and Fire are closed on the following days:

  • Independence Day, July 4
  • Labor Day, first Monday in September
  • Thanksgiving Day, fourth Thursday in November
  • Day after Thanksgiving Day, fourth Friday in November
  • Christmas Day, Dec. 25
  • New Year's Day, Jan. 1
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, third Monday in January
  • President's Day, third Monday in February
  • Memorial Day, last Monday in May

Note: Holidays falling on Saturday will be observed on Friday and holidays falling on Sunday will be observed on Monday.