Resolutions

Happy New Year! Here are my resolutions for 2012: 1. Be more efficient in my dealings with political matters. Being “efficient” means being more “effective” with less effort and MUCH less time invested. Helping more residents understand how city government functions–or fails to function–is the first number in the efficiency ratio. ScottsdaleTrails has proven to […]

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Christmas Chicks

No, this is not about Spandex-clad holiday revelers at the Spanish Fly night club. It’s about these cuties: It seems the wife of a certain city council candidate was inspired by recent political developments to exercise her longtime “special interest” in urban poultry farming. She acquired two Ameraucana ‘chicken littles’ to rear for fresh eggs […]

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Go Ahead, Call Me Transparent

It used to be that if someone called me “transparent,” I’d be insulted. But these days, I take it as a compliment. Technically, ScottsdaleTrails is a blog, and in the blogosphere, transparency is highly encouraged. I promise not to get too technical on you here, and I also promise that there’s a relevant point to […]

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