Critics of Scottsdale’s Southbridge II turn in enough signatures to earn public vote

Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Spring Creek Development By Lorraine Longhi | Arizona Republic Scottsdale residents working to stop the Southbridge II project near Fifth Avenue in Old Town say they have turned in more than enough signatures to send the project to the ballot in November. About a dozen volunteers, some using a U-Haul truck, delivered the petitions to the Scottsdale City Clerk’s Office …

[OPINION] Why I support Southbridge and doubt the referendum

Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Spring Creek Development. By Jason Alexander | Rose Law Group Reporter I support Southbridge II. I have reservations about the Southbridge referendum. (Editor’s note: Opinion pieces are published for discussion purposes only.) This surprises a lot of people, and has made others hostile. I’ve been accused of accepting money, being a sellout. No one had any …

[OPINION] Outcry against Scottsdale Southbridge-II project is stranger than fiction

Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Spring Creek Development By Larry Heath | Scottsdale Independent What’s up with Bob Littlefield? Is there anything less appealing in Scottsdale politics than a former city council member who wants to undo the vote of elected officials who serve alongside his spouse? Immediately upon approval of a world-class, mixed-use development in downtown Scottsdale called Southbridge-II, Littlefield …

Southbridge II, an Old Town project decades in the making, approved

Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Spring Creek Development By Paulina Pineda and Lorraine Longhi | Arizona Republic Fred Unger’s vision for the Canals of Scottsdale would have transformed the city’s waterfront into something akin to the San Antonio Riverwalk, but was rejected by voters 20 years ago. Carter Unger is seeing the vision through as a split Scottsdale City Council on Wednesday …

Scottsdale’s Southbridge II delayed, will see vote soon

By Lorraine Longhi | Arizona Republic Southbridge II, a massive project near the Arizona Canal in Old Town Scottsdale, is scheduled to go to a vote in December after a two-month delay. City officials say they needed more time for negotiations, which include the sale of a city parking lot to the developer, Spring Creek Development. The deal is slated to go before the Scottsdale …

[OPINION] My account of the myths and facts surrounding Scottsdale Southbridge II

Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Spring Creek Development By Andrea Alley | Scottsdale Independent Southbridge II is, admittedly, a beast of a project proposed along the canal in the 5th Ave district. It will change everything we recognize about Old Town in ways that some embrace and some resist. (Editor’s note: Opinion pieces are published for discussion purposes only.)  All through …