SCOTT is dedicated to promoting, enhancing and improving Scottsdale’s quality of life and economic vitality through community education and involvement in important issues. It will expand public awareness and empower citizens to act through efforts supported by business and civic leaders.


SCOTT is an organization of leaders who work together on issues important to Scottsdale’s future. It will be a positive voice for the city. It will be proactive on issues and promote the city’s heritage, natural beauty and economic strengths.

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SCOTT serves as a source of news to educate citizens on issues in the city. An engaged community is a healthy one. And education is a key to engagement.

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SCOTT takes a leadership role as it identifies opportunities to help the city progress. This is done by its members and other trusted sources who write about issues and ideas important to the city.

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Scottsdale City News

  • Scottsdale traffic restrictions Jan. 19 – 28

    The following is a partial list of road construction projects and traffic restrictions taking place in Scottsdale Jan. 19 – 28. For more information, contact Traffic Engineering at 480-312-7250. Get the latest information on traffic conditions and accidents by following us on Twitter @DriveScottsdale. Nighttime restrictions on Shea Boulevard for APS power line installation Arizona Public Service […]Read More »
  • Scottsdale Arts Contract, Audit No. 1807

    View Highlights (pdf) View Audit Report (pdf) This audit evaluated contract compliance, effectiveness and administration related to the Scottsdale Arts contract.  The contract administrator has not ensured Scottsdale Arts appropriately spent purpose-restricted funding, and some categories were underspent by approximately $202,000. Further, funds restricted to art conservation and restoration have not increased in proportion to new public […]Read More »

Scottsdale News

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Round up

  • Scottsdale declares “Extra Mile Day” on Nov 1 to encourage volunteerism

    Mayors across the country, including Scottsdale Mayor Jim Lane, are encouraging individuals and organizations to volunteer their service on Nov. 1, declared as “Extra Mile Day.” Scottsdale Mayor Jim Lane (File photo). More than 550 mayors are promoting “Extra Mile Day” that celebrates individuals and organizations efforts to create positive change in their communities by […]Read More »
  • Study finds Gilbert most prosperous city in the U.S., Chandler and Scottsdale in top 10

    Gilbert is the most prosperous city of its size in the U.S., with 99.9 percent of its population living in prosperous ZIP codes,  according to a report from the Economic Innovation Group. “We are ambitious, we have a vision for what we want in our community and I think we have the vitality and the pieces of the […]Read More »
  • Scottsdale Water begins use of power from Hoover Dam

    (3TV/CBS 5) – On October 1, 2017, Scottsdale Water will begin receiving energy from Hoover Dam – a significant step in the utility’s commitment to environmental and financial stewardship. Water weighs 8.34 pounds per gallon. Every day, Scottsdale Water treats and delivers an average of 68 million gallons of drinking water, collects and treats about […]Read More »
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