Scottsdale Video Network May program guide

Public meetings

(Public meeting times are subject to change or cancellation.)
 
City Council – Live coverage begins at 5 p.m. May 1; and 4 p.m. May 22. Meetings replay the following Friday at 5 p.m. Council meetings are closed captioned. 

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

Planning Commission – Live coverage begins at 5 p.m. May 9 and 23. Meetings replay the following Saturday at 5 p.m.

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

Transportation Commission – Live coverage begins at 6 p.m. May 17.

Programs

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

Arizona Gardening with Mary Irish - Here are some tips for gardening in the Southwest from horticultural consultant Mary Irish. Wednesdays 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

Chronicle of the Old West - Dakota Livesay, sometimes called a one-man Old West reality show, takes us on an entertaining tour through the history of the Old West. According to Dakota, “When it comes to the Old West, my objective is to ‘tell it as it was’, warts and all.” Wednesdays 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.

Civil Dialogue Series: “Can we live in religious harmony?” – A discussion of faith and how it can unite communities. Sundays at 2, 7 and 11 a.m.; 3, 6 and 9 p.m. Watch it now.links to external site

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. Tuesdays at 3 and 8 a.m.; noon, 4, 7 and 10 p.m.

Downtown Spotlight – This new video series celebrates small business in Old Town Scottsdale. Tuesdays at 2:30, 7:30, and 11:30 a.m.; 3:30, 6:30 and 9:30 p.m.

Fight the Bite – Experts from Maricopa County answer common questions relating to mosquitoes and their role in spreading diseases. Find out what you can do to keep yourself safe. Wednesdays at 3 and 8 a.m.; noon, 4, 7 and 10 p.m.

Finding Leaks – Take these five steps to check for water leaks in and around your home. Thursdays at 2, 7 and 11 a.m.; 3, 6 and 9 p.m. Watch it now.links to external site

Fire & Water: Restoring Arizona’s Forests - Scottsdale was one of the first cities in the valley to sign on to support forest thinning efforts, which help combat mega-wildfires. Find out why forest thinning efforts are key to restoring our forests and protecting our watersheds, which provide water to valley cities like Scottsdale. Wednesdays at 3:30 and 8:30 a.m.; 12:30, 4:30, 7:30 and 10:30 p.m.

Maricopa Now – Stories about students, faculty, administrators and policymakers who make up the 10 campuses and two skill centers within the Maricopa County Community Colleges Districts.  Thursdays at 3 and 8 a.m.; noon, 4, 7 and 10 p.m.

Maricopa Sports – Reports from all the Valley Community Colleges on sports programs available to students.  Thursdays at 3:30 and 8:30 a.m.; 12:30, 4:30, 7:30 and 10:30 p.m.

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. Sundays at 4 and 9 a.m.; 1, 5, 8 and 11 p.m.

The Road to Recovery - A 2008 study found that a strong sense of purpose may be the single most significant factor in determining resilience and recovery from psychiatric disorders. This show explores many ways people can find meaning and purpose in their lives. Thursdays at 4 and 9 a.m.; 1, 5, 8 and 11 p.m.

Scottsdale Forward 2018 - Scottsdale Forward is an annual symposium hosted by the Scottsdale Area Chamber of Commerce. Featuring a series of speakers from Scottsdale and around the valley, this forum tackles topics that are key to the economic development of the region. Mondays at 2, 7 and 11 a.m.; 3, 6 and 9 p.m. Watch it now.links to external site

Songwriters' Showcase Marathon - Watch exciting local artists take to the stage to perform original music. Fridays 2 to 5 a.m.; 7 to 10 a.m.; 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.; and 3 p.m. to midnight.

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. Tuesdays 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. 

State of the Fire Department - Learn how the Scottsdale Fire Department’s mission statement, “We Care for You,” sets the direction and vision for the department. The department’s three-year Strategic Plan considers current and future economic trending and compares those trends against the all-hazards response nature of the fire service. Tuesdays at 2, 7 and 11 a.m.; 3, 6 and 9 p.m. Watch it now.links to external site

Where Summer Winters - A look at the history of resorts in the Valley of the Sun and Scottsdale. Mondays at 4 and 9 a.m.; 1, 5, 8 and 11 p.m. Watch it now.links to external site

Women Leading Government Part 1 - Dr. Maria Church, CEO of Government Leadership Solutions, delivers a keynote presentation titled, "Defining Your Power," at the 2017 Arizona Chapter Women Leading Government annual event. Saturdays at 2, 7 and 11 a.m.; 3, 6 and 9 p.m. Watch it now.links to external site

Women Leading Government Part 2 - Nicole Lance, Assistant City Manager for the City of Surprise, and Eric Bailey, President of Bailey Strategic Innovation Group, deliver a keynote presentation titled, "Unleashing Your Power," at the 2017 Arizona Chapter Women Leading Government annual event. Saturdays at 3 and 8 a.m.; noon, 4, 7 and 10 p.m. Watch it now.links to external site

Women Leading Government Part 3 - Eric Bailey, President of Bailey Strategic Innovation Group, delivers a keynote presentation titled, "Powering Ahead," at the 2017 Arizona Chapter Women Leading Government annual event. Saturdays 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

The Wonders of Water Resources - You may not realize it, but there are hundreds of Scottsdale employees working around-the-clock, every day of the year to make sure you have clean, safe water and sewer services whenever you need it. Find out how water gets to your tap, and what happens to it when it goes down the drain. Thursdays at 2:30, 7:30, and 11:30 a.m.; 3:30, 6:30 and 9:30 p.m. Watch it now.links to external site

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