Scottsdale Mayor Archives

Students Invited to Participate in Mayor’s Constitution Day Contest


When 39 brave men signed the United States Constitution in 1787, they changed the course of history and created one of the world’s most influential documents. To commemorate this event, Scottsdale Mayor W. J. “Jim” Lane invites students to describe what the Constitution and Bill of Rights mean to them – in art and in… Read More →

Innovation unites Arizona’s economic engines

by in Business News | Economy | Tech

When Arizona became a state 100 years ago, it was easy to identify its economic engines, those industries, innovators and locations that drove the state’s economy and employment. They all started with C — copper, cotton, citrus, cattle and climate. A decade later, it’s not so easy. “We must find ways to diversify our economy,… Read More →