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Community Donna ReinerJuly 14, 2021
Then and Now: From Downtown’s Mule-Drawn Trolley To Light Rail

Light rail wasn’t Phoenix’s first use of the tracks for mass transit. And those old tracks periodically are rediscovered in some areas of that original system. Mule-drawn trolley cars in... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Community Downtown Phoenix Inc.July 14, 2021
Pitch Your Innovative Restaurant Idea For the Historic Firehouse On Hance Park

The City of Phoenix is seeking innovative and unique restaurant operators for the historic firehouse adjacent to Margaret T. Hance Park. Not to be confused with The Firehouse – a... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Community Downtown Phoenix Inc.June 25, 2021
Suns, Mercury, Banner Health Cohost Vaccination Event Downtown

The Phoenix Suns and Mercury in partnership with Banner Health will host “Vaccinate the Valley,” a walk-up vaccination event June 22-30. Arizonans will have multiple opportunities to receive the first dose... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Community Douglas C. TowneJune 17, 2021
‘Human Spider’ Free-Climbs Downtown Phoenix’s First Skyscraper

Shortly after the completion of Phoenix’s first skyscraper, an excited, death-defying feat took place atop the Heard Building. Click here for more info.

Community R.J. PriceJune 10, 2021
DPP’s Samantha Jackson Takes Leadership Position with Downtown Mesa Association

This week, Samantha Jackson will end her 14-year tenure with Downtown Phoenix Partnership (DPP). Samantha is leaving DPP to join Downtown Mesa Association as deputy director, where she will deploy... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Community Howard EpsteinMay 18, 2021
Community Voices: Together We Can End Homelessness in Arizona $25 at a Time

A unique solution to a complex problem: the Arizona Housing Fund invites everyone to take part in expanding affordable housing, and effectively reducing homelessness in Phoenix and across the state. Click here for more info.

Community Donna ReinerMay 13, 2021
Pushy Women Who Got Things Done: History of the Phoenix Public Library, Art Museum

Over the course of time, women have cajoled, twisted arms, nudged, and then nudged harder. Then called not-so-complimentary names for doing so. In a recent series of talks I gave... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Community Taylor BishopMay 1, 2021
Then & Now: The Ultimate Guide to Historic Downtown Phoenix Buildings

Although Downtown Phoenix may be considered a young city, there are numerous buildings, homes and warehouses that hold remarkable tales of the past. Celebrate National Historic Preservation Month in May... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Community Mer NorwoodApril 30, 2021
10 Asian-Owned Restaurants To Try During Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, and we’re here for it. This month (and every month) is a great time to celebrate Asian-owned businesses in DTPHX. Click here for more info.

Community Phoenix Community AllianceApril 29, 2021
Volunteer and Giving Opportunities: Phoenix Nonprofits to Support this Spring

Nonprofit Phoenix Community Alliance Members are doing incredible things for our community. Here are some opportunities to join them in their influential efforts. The Arizona Pet Project The Arizona Pet... continue reading. Click here for more info.

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