Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community Archives

6 things to know when developing on tribal land

Tribal lands

Developing on tribal land can be a complex process with many moving parts.   Developers will have to work with the federal government, its (slow) speed, regulations and the rules and laws of the tribe to make something happen. Pilar Thomas, of counsel at Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie’s tribal lands practice group, says there are… Read More →

Developing on tribal land: benefits and challenges developers face

Tribal lands
by in AZRE Magazine

Recently, the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community has been garnering a lot of development buzz.   While developing on tribal lands can be a complex process, developers are taking on the challenges in order to take advantage of other perks associated with building on tribal lands like various tax benefits. New projects in the Talking… Read More →

Valley Partnership to look at impact of SRPMIC projects

McKesson Corporation
by in AZRE Magazine

Valley Partnership‘s panel for its monthly breakfast on Friday, March 17 will discuss the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community’s (SRPMIC) impact on the Valley’s development landscape. Most recently, Ryan Companies US broke ground on a 271,000-square-foot, twinned office tower on 32 acres that will be the corporate regional headquarters for San Francisco-based McKesson. McKesson is… Read More →

Scottsdale Community College breaking ground on new facility

Scottsdale Community College

Scottsdale Community College will break ground on a new 33,000-square-foot building in April that will house its Business School, an Indigenous Scholars Institute, a community center and Facilities scheduling services. The project, with a working title of the “Cloud Song Center,” will meet a longstanding commitment by the college to provide a cultural center for the… Read More →

iFLY indoor skydiving facility opens in Valley

iFLY
by in Experience AZ Magazine

If you ever wanted to feel the sensation of sky diving without involving a plane and a long drop to the Earth, then you’re in luck. iFLY, an indoor skydiving experience, has now opened up its first location in the Valley. iFlY opened at the Talking Stick Entertainment District at 9206 Stick Way in Scottsdale.… Read More →

Construction starts on McKesson Corporation offices in Scottsdale

McKesson Corporation
by in AZRE Magazine | Construction

Ryan Companies broke ground Wednesday on a 271,000-square-foot, two-story twinned office complex at the Chaparral Commerce Center, which will serve as McKesson Corporation‘s regional headquarters. Upon completion in 2017, the new building will be home to McKesson’s existing Scottsdale-based workforce of more than 1,400, with room to accommodate nearly 2,200 total jobs over the next five… Read More →

$30 million senior living facility coming to Pima Center

Pima Center
by in AZRE Magazine | Senior Living

Pima Center, a mixed-use business park located along the Loop 101 between the Via de Ventura and Pima/90th Street exits on the Salt River Pima Maricopa Indian Community, will be the site of a new Legacy Village assisted living community. The $30 million project is expected to create more than 175 full and part-time jobs. Legacy… Read More →

OdySea Aquarium opens

Tribal Lands
by in Experience AZ Magazine | Play

Planned as one of Arizona’s premier attractions, the OdySea Aquarium opened in Scottsdale on Saturday, September 3, 2016. Located at the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community, it is the largest aquarium in the Southwest, spanning 200,000 square feet. The two-level, state-of-the-art facility holds more than 2 million gallons of water and can accommodate over 10,000… Read More →

Keyser adds veteran real estate attorney Roger Owers

by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

Keyser has added veteran real estate attorney Roger Owers to its rapidly growing industrial practice group as a commercial real estate advisor.  Mr. Owers brings 15 years of commercial real estate legal experience to Keyser, and will be responsible for helping to service Keyser’s rapidly expanding local, national and global client base. “We are very pleased… Read More →

Salt River Community bans texting while driving

On Wednesday the Young River People’s Council, a branch of the Office of Congressional and Legislative affairs for the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community government, initiated and passed an ordinance that would prohibit texting while driving on tribal land. “This is great accomplish to know that we are the first community in Indian country to… Read More →

UnCommon Markets coming to Salt River Fields

Spring Training Stadium Guide

Making its debut October 8 through 9, 2016 at Scottsdale’s Salt River Fields, the monthly UnCommon Markets will bring a whole new shopping and event experience to the Greater Phoenix community. The showplace for regional goods in high demand categories – fine art; craft/handmade; vintage /repurposed goods; food and spirits; music and entertainment; and emerging… Read More →

Volvo dealership coming to $60M autopark

Carvana
by in AZRE Magazine | Retail

The owners of Courtesy Chevrolet will be opening up a Courtesy Volvo dealership at the $60 million auto mall, Scottsdale AutoShow at Salt River. The new dealership will include a sales and service facility, and is currently in escrow. The auto mall where the new Volvo dealership will reside is set to be completed in… Read More →

Salt River Judicial Center nears completion

Salt River Judicial Center
by in AZRE Magazine | Construction | Public

The Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community (SRPMIC) recently celebrated the topping out of the Salt River Judicial Center, a complex that will house the Community’s tribal court, legal services, prosecutors and defense advocates offices. The project is a joint venture of Au’Authum Ki and Kitchell, a collaboration that also completed the SRPMIC Detention Facility. Gould… Read More →

The Shops at OdySea locks down first wave of retailers

If you drive along the 101 Freeway in Scottsdale, you cannot miss the 60-foot tall concrete tilt walls standing upright just north of Via De Ventura. Anchored by one of the largest, most technologically advanced indoor aquariums to be constructed in the United States, OdySea in the Desert has now released its first wave of retailers… Read More →