The Rundown: GPLETs, Knipe House and Imagine This!


The Rundown is a collaboration between Downtown Devil and Blaze Radio that recaps Downtown Devil’s weekly coverage of downtown Phoenix.

In this week’s episode, Politics Editor Daniel Perle, Education Editor Stephanie Morse and Community Editor Bayne Froney discuss the Goldwater Institute’s lawsuit against the City of Phoenix, a failed petition against cutting down trees near Renaissance Square and the city’s new homelessness initiative called PHX C.A.R.E.S.

Later they talk about the sale and future potential development of the Knipe House, the relocation of Beneficial Beans to CO+HOOTS and Kenilworth Elementary’s Imagine This! puppet show.

Stories referenced in this episode:

Thousands sign petition to save downtown trees

Lawsuit against city’s use of controversial incentive moves forward

PHX C.A.R.E.S. homeless program unveiled at City Hall

City subcommittee recommends approving Knipe House sale

CO+HOOTS partners with Beneficial Beans & Boutique pop up

Puppet theater fundraises for Imagine This! show with Kenilworth students

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