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April 2018

An $800 Million Problem & a 17,000 Voter Opportunity

At the upcoming Tuesday Scottsdale City Council meeting, councilmembers are likely to approve a $350 million bond question for the November ballot. If approved by the voters, the bond will allow the city to start chipping away at the $800 million of unfunded infrastructure needs.  The bond request coincides with a monumental citizen effort to protect the McDowell Sonoran Preserve from the city council majority-backed, $68 million Desert Edge/DDC.  Keep Reading

Bucket Full of Holes

There is no point in filling a bucket full of holes. City Council can’t borrow or tax us out of our financial hole unless they end wasteful spending first. Voters should pass the $350 million infrastructure bond when City Council commits to ending all public funding for the private interest, $68 million DeserEdge.¬† READ MORE