Scottsdale Arizona


Residents Invited to Apply for City Boards and Commissions by quotes

The Scottsdale City Council invites Scottsdale residents to apply for
volunteer positions opening this spring on several boards and commissions.

Openings will occur on the Board of Adjustment, Building Advisory Board of Appeals, Citizen Bond Review Commission, Development Review Board, Historic Preservation Commission, Human Relations Commission, Human Services Commission, Library Board, Loss Trust Fund Board, McDowell Sonoran Preserve Commission, Neighborhood Enhancement Commission, Parks and Recreation Commission and Transportation Commission.

Applications should be submitted by Friday, May 22, to give Council members adequate time for review. The Council will nominate from the applicant pool on June 2. Those nominated will be interviewed on June 23. Following the interviews, the Council will ppoint residents to three-year terms.

Current members who have completed a first term are eligible for
reappointment to a second term. A complete listing of vacancies and an application form are available on the city’s Web site at www.ScottsdaleAZ.gov. Follow links for “Mayor, Council
and Government” and “Boards and Commissions.”

The application form, which is valid for one year, can also be emailed to
interested residents who call the City Clerk’s office at (480) 312-2412, or may be picked up in the City Clerk’s office in City Hall, 3939 N. Drinkwater Blvd. All board and commission members need to comply with the City’s Ethics Code.

More information on the Code is also available on the City’s Web site www.ScottsdaleAZ.gov.

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Fire Sprinkler/Alarm Contractors by azhttp

FIRE SPRINKLER/ALARM CONTRACTORS INVITED TO NOV. 15 WORKSHOP TO HIGHLIGHT

FIRE CODE UPDATE. Scottsdale will host a Fire Code Update Workshop on

Thursday, November 15, 2007, from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Fire

Department administrative offices, 8401 E Indian School Road. The workshop

will provide an overview of the recently adopted fire code changes and

provide an opportunity for questions. To register call (480) 312-2647.

Staff Contact: For more information, contact Dave Johnson, Fire and Life

Safety, at 480-312-2372.

2006 Fire Code available on-line at:

http://www.scottsdaleaz.gov/Assets/documents/codes/2006+International+Fire+C

ode.pdf



11th ANNUAL LEGO EVENT PLANNED by azhttp

11th ANNUAL LEGO EVENT PLANNED FOR NOV. 3. Scottsdale’s Community Design

Studio is holding the 11th Annual “Build the Fun” Lego Event on November 3,

2007, from 10 to noon at the Granite Reef Senior Center, 1700 N. Granite

Reef Rd. Titled “Build the Fun’ this educational event that brings

together 100 children, ages 7-12 learn about community building by combining

a variety of different lego buildings into a city. Registration is required

by October 24 and is limited to the first 100 registrants. Registration

forms are available on-line at:

http://www.scottsdaleaz.gov/planning/OurFuture.asp or by calling (480)

312-2205.



TRANSPORTATION MASTER PLAN UPDATE – COMMUNITY INVITATION TO OCT. 27 & 29 by azhttp

TRANSPORTATION MASTER PLAN UPDATE – COMMUNITY INVITATION TO OCT. 27 & 29

OPEN HOUSE EVENTS. The community is invited to attend either of two open

houses to learn about preliminary recommendations and provide input to

Scottsdale’s Transportation Master Plan. The open houses will be held:

Saturday, October 27, 2007, 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Civic Center Library,

Gold Room

Lower Level, 3839 N. Drinkwater Blvd. and

Monday, October 29, 2007, 6-8 p.m. at the Scottsdale Water Campus, 8787 E.

Hualapai Dr.

For more information visit the city’s web site at

www.ScottsdaleAZ.gov/traffic/transmasterplan.asp or contact Teresa Huish at

(480) 312-7829 or Thuish@ScottsdaleAZ.gov



NEIGHBORHOOD CIRCULATOR EXPANSION by azhttp

NEIGHBORHOOD CIRCULATOR EXPANSION CONSIDERED AT OCT. 24 COMMUNITY OPEN

HOUSES. City staff is considering expansion of the Neighborhood Connector

trolley service and wants to hear from residents. Two open houses have been

scheduled for community feedback about possible expansion:

Wednesday, October 24, 2007, 6-8 p.m., Paiute Neighborhood Center, 6535 E.

Osborn Road

Bldg. 3, Room 1



THIRD QUARTER GROWTH PROFILE NOW AVAILABLE: by azhttp

www.scottsdaleaz.gov/bldgresources/planning/growthprofiles.asp

Includes updates related to:

Residential Growth 2000-2007

Population Projections to 2020 Buildout

3rd Quarter Growth Profile



‘SERVICE IN ACTION’ Bulletin by azhttp

FALL PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT ‘SERVICE IN ACTION’ CUSTOMER BULLETIN NOW

AVAILABLE ON-LINE AT:

http://www.scottsdaleaz.gov/bldgresources/bulletins/2007-Q4.asp

also available in print format at:

www.scottsdaleaz.gov/Assets/documents/bldgresources/2007-qtr4.pdf

Includes information about the Dowtown Plan update, the Tranportation Plan

update, new processes and resources and a wide variety of involvement

opportunities including community design lectures, classes, and workshops.