Scottsdale Video Network October program guide

In addition to our live stream, find Scottsdale Video Network on Cox channels 11 and 1011(HD), and Century Link channel 8001.

Public meetings

(Public meeting times are subject to change or cancellation.)

City Council – Live coverage begins at 4 p.m. Oct. 1, 3 and 22, and 3:30 p.m. Oct 15. Meetings replay the following Friday at 5 p.m., Saturday at 11 a.m. and Sunday at 7 a.m. Council meetings are closed captioned. 

Development Review Board – Live coverage begins at 1 p.m. Oct. 3 and 17.

Human Services Commission – Live coverage begins at 5 p.m. Oct. 10.

Parks and Recreation Commission – Live coverage begins at 5 p.m. Oct. 16.

Planning Commission – Live coverage begins at 5 p.m. Oct. 23. Meetings replay the following Saturday at 5 p.m., Sunday at 11 a.m. and Monday at 7 a.m.

Tourism Development Commission – Live coverage begins at 8 a.m. Oct. 15.

Transportation Commission – Live coverage begins at 5:15 p.m. Oct. 17.

Programs

(Regularly scheduled programming may be preempted by meeting coverage.)

2019 Mayor and Council Economic Development Breakfast - This annual event, held Oct. 19, 2019 at the Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts, features keynote speaker Jake Schwartz, co-founder and CEO of General Assembly. Mondays at 3 and 8 a.m.; noon, 4, 7 and 10 p.m.; Thursdays at 2, 7 and 11 a.m.; 3, 6 and 9 p.m.; Saturdays at 4 and 9 a.m.; 1, 5, 8 and 11 p.m.

Arizona Wildlife Views - This Emmy winning program takes you across Arizona to explore all the great recreational and wildlife opportunities the Grand Canyon state has to offer. Wednesdays at 2, 2:30, 7, 7:30, 11 and 11:30 a.m.; 3, 3:30, 6, 6:30, 9 and 9:30 p.m.

Behind the Badge - Scottsdale Police Chief Alan Rodbell discusses topics that affect law enforcement and public safety. Tuesdays at 4 and 9 a.m.; 1, 5, 8 and 11 p.m. Watch it now.links to external site

Building Hoover Dam - Learn about how one of the 7 wonders of the industrial world was built. Watch historical footage of the construction of Hoover Dam in this film produced by the U.S. Department of the Interior in the 1950s. Tuesdays at 4:30 and 9:30 a.m.; 1:30, 5:30, 8:30 and 11:30 p.m.

City Information - Watch for information on City of Scottsdale events, programs and services. Daily at 5 and 10 a.m.; 2 p.m. and midnight.

Don't Move a Mussel - Non-native mussels are hitching rides on watercraft and invading Arizona lakes. This program from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service explains the devastating effects these mussels have to our ecosystem and economy. Fridays at 2, 7 and 11 a.m.; 3, 6 and 9 p.m.

Fight the Bite - Experts from Maricopa County answer common questions relating to mosquitoes and their role in spreading West Nile Virus, and what you can do to keep yourself safe. Mondays at 4:30 and 9:30 a.m.; 1:30, 5:30, 8:30 and 11:30 p.m.; Saturdays at 2, 7 and 11 a.m.; 3, 6 and 9 p.m.

Hashknife Pony Express - The Hashknife riders recreate the oldest officially sanctioned Pony Express in the world, from Payson to Scottsdale. Wednesdays at 3:30 and 8:30 a.m.; 12:30, 4:30, 7:30 and 10:30 p.m.

Honoring Preserve Pioneers - On Oct. 3, 1994, the Scottsdale City Council took a historic step when it passed Resolution No. 4103, formally establishing the McDowell Sonoran Preserve. This is the story of the foresight and vision of the community to permanently protect the McDowell Mountains and Sonoran Desert. Sundays at 2, 7 and 11 a.m.; 3, 6 and 9 p.m.; Wednesdays at 3 and 8 a.m.; noon, 4, 7 and 10 p.m.; Thursdays at 4 and 9 a.m.; 1, 5, 8 and 11 p.m.

Legends of Airpower: John Glenn - Colonel John Glenn was a marine aviator, the first American to orbit the earth, Mercury astronaut, U.S. Senator from Ohio, and Space Shuttle crew member at 77 years old. What else need be said? John Glenn is a true Legend of Airpower. Mondays at 2, 7 and 11 a.m.; 3, 6 and 9 p.m.; Thursdays at 3 and 8 a.m.; noon, 4, 7 and 10 p.m. 

Legends of Airpower: John McCain - He was the son and grandson of 4-star generals, but John McCain’s fame doesn’t come from his impressive heritage. Instead, it’s the courage he showed while a POW in Vietnam that made McCain a household name. From flying A-4s to running for the President of the United States, John McCain bears the mark of a true Legend. Mondays at 2:30, 7:30 and 11:30 a.m.; 3:30, 6:30 and 9:30 p.m.; Thursdays at 3:30 and 8:30 a.m.; 12:30, 4:30, 7:30 and 10:30 p.m.

Neighborhood College - These programs help provide residents, neighborhood groups and homeowners associations with the information, resources and tools needed to become effective neighborhood leaders. Wednesdays at 4 and 9 a.m.; 1, 5, 8 and 11 p.m. Watch it now.links to external site

One Short Ride - He was going for a short ride on his ATV, just out and back. Except he almost didn't come back. Brought to you by the Arizona Game and Fish Department. Saturdays at 3 and 8 a.m.; noon, 4, 7 and 10 p.m.

Pinnacle Peak Trails - Take a walking tour of this favorite hiking park in north Scottsdale and discover its geological past. Sundays at 4:30 and 9:30 a.m.; 1:30, 5:30, 8:30 and 11:30 p.m.; Mondays at 4 and 9 a.m.; 1, 5, 8 and 11 p.m.; Saturdays at 2:30, 7:30 and 11:30 a.m.; 3:30, 6:30 and 9:30 p.m.

Splash! Boating Safely in Arizona Waterways - The Arizona Game and Fish Department is back with tips to keep you and your family safe on the water. Thursdays at 4:30 and 9:30 a.m.; 1:30, 5:30, 8:30 and 11:30 p.m.

Sprinkler's Clubhouse - Sprinkler the clown educates children on safety in the home, at school and at play. Daily at 6 a.m. 

Valley Mayors' STEM Roundtable - Valley Mayors gathered at Scottsdale City Hall as part the 2019 STEM and Innovation Summit to discuss their cities' innovations, business development and emerging trends in science, technology, engineering and math. Sundays and Fridays at 3 and 8 a.m.; noon, 4, 7 and 10 p.m.; Tuesdays at 2, 7 and 11 a.m.; 3, 6 and 9 p.m.

Water Wise Fall Vegetable Desert Gardening - Master Gardener Carol Stuttard demonstrates how to prepare your low desert vegetable garden for fall planting. Get water wise tips to foster healthy plants and save water. Sundays at 2:30, 7:30 and 11:30 a.m.; 3:30, 6:30 and 9:30 p.m.; Tuesdays at 3:30 and 8:30 a.m.; 12:30, 4:30, 7:30 and 10:30 p.m.; Fridays at 4:30 and 9:30 a.m.; 1:30, 5:30, 8:30 and 11:30 p.m.  Watch it now.links to external site

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