Tag: City Council

Gated alley program to expand in Phoenix

The City of Phoenix looks to move forward with placing more gated alleys around the city to help promote a decrease in crime at...

City Council confirms a local emergency declaration

Phoenix City Council unanimously confirmed a Local Emergency Declaration Friday in a Special Session. After a three-hour-long Special Session following the Formal Meeting on...

City council to continue discussion about state of emergency Friday

Phoenix City Council voted 8-1 Wednesday night to continue the discussion of the State of Emergency on Friday, March 20 at noon. Phoenix Council made...

Citizens’ commission voted to not increase elected official’s salaries

The Citizens’ Commission on Salaries for Elected Officials voted unanimously in favor of a motion to not increase the salaries of elected city officials...

Phoenix City Council approve a model civilian review board in policy session

Phoenix City Council approved a model of the civilian review board Tuesday, a historic move that will allow an independent body to investigate complaints...

City Council extends E-scooter pilot program for another six months

City Council approved to extend the E-scooter Pilot Program, keeping the scooters in downtown Phoenix for another six months. The council originally approved the first...

Phoenix residents host letter writing to address lack of civilian review board

Phoenix does not have a civilian review board, and residents are looking to change that by writing letters to City Council members. A handful of...

Devil’s Advocate: Looking back at fall 2019

As always, downtown Phoenix has changed so much in such a short period of time. Since August, we experienced hyperlocal changes like the introduction...

Public safety committee discusses vaping, bullying, and new technology for officers

The Public Safety Committee met on Wednesday to discuss some new items that pertain to downtown Phoenix. Information was presented to the subcommittee on 2020...

City Council recap: ASU downtown housing, light rail extensions

City Council voted and approved many items that pertain to downtown from the light rail to the Phoenix City Code. City Council approved City Manager...