Tag: downtown Phoenix

Phoenix becomes first city in US to install Spin Hubs in public right-of way

Spin announced Friday morning that they have installed Spin Hubs, e-scooter charging stations, in downtown Phoenix. Phoenix is the first city in the U.S. to...

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...

Luana’s Coffee and Beer opens in former Hob Nob’s Cafe building

Aaron Schofield, the owner of Luana's Coffee and Beer, opened his coffee shop, restaurant and bar at Third Avenue and McDowell Road. The location...

Phoenix parks and recreation department gives Hance Park update

Downtown Phoenix residents came to voice their thoughts on a lot near Hance Park during a community meeting Wednesday. The meeting was held by the...

City Council delays hotel proposal for a second time

In the Phoenix City Council Formal Meeting Wednesday, the Council unanimously voted to delay a vote for a new hotel development that would renovated...

City Council policy session focuses on updates in the city’s human trafficking task force

Mayor Kate Gallego and the Phoenix City Council discussed the progress of its human trafficking task force during a policy and work-study session Wednesday. The...

Exploring five of the most shocking downtown business closures from the last few years

Over the past few years, downtown Phoenix has seen a lot of unexpected business closures, especially toward the city's urban center. Some of these...

Arizona youth climate strike holds protest at city hall

The Arizona Youth Climate Strike held a protest in an effort to convince the city of Phoenix to make change and show action for...

Arizonians for Tomorrow petitions to lower the state drinking age

Arizonians for Tomorrow is looking to lower the legal drinking age in the 2020 election. The organization filed a petition in 2018 to get...

Dig in to this recap of the Phoenix Pie Festival

Roosevelt Row celebrated its 10th annual Pie Social this Sunday at Margaret T. Hance Park. Community members, families and friends came together to taste...