More Sky Harbor Noise Info

A ScottsdaleTrails reader sent this along: Sky Harbor data suggests that not many Scottsdale residents are voicing their concerns [about Sky Harbor airport traffic noise]. Some fear they will have to disclose it when they sell their homes, and many HOA’s won’t even broach the topic. Yet, complaints are integral to evaluating the problem areas. […]

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Scottsdale Airport Economic Impact

As I have long said, tourism is Scottsdale’s industry; the goose that laid the golden egg. By that I mean tourists have economic impact far in excess of the taxpayer-funded cost of the public services they consume, creating a fiscally-sustainable economy which permanent residents enjoy. While the majority of Scottsdale tourists arrive by means other […]

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Local Quote: Historic Preservation

This article ran last year and I’ve had it in my drafts folder for some unknown reason. It’s still timely, though, as the history of Scottsdale is always under threat from those who seek to capitalize upon it. Historians build on ways to preserve city’s story By Michael Clancy,  The Republic | azcentral.com Scottsdale could […]

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