Planning Commission recommends Smoke Tree SUP denial

The Paradise Valley Planning Commission has recommended denial of Smoke Tree Resort’s Major Special Use Permit Amendment. On March 5, the Planning Commission hosted a public hearing, followed by a vote on the project. The Commission voted 4-3 to recommend denial, with Commissioners Daran Wastchak, Thomas Campbell and Jonathan Wainwright dissenting. Smoke Tree Resort was […]

Paradise Valley continues tussle with right approach to Lincoln Drive improvements

Since September of last year, Town of Paradise Valley officials have been wrestling with the appropriate approach to Lincoln Drive median improvements — from about Mockingbird Lane to Scottsdale Road — that could play an integral role in the success of contemplated development. That intellectual tussle continues today. Paradise Valley Town Council Thursday, Feb. 28 […]

Smoke Tree Resort developers host citizen review meeting

Developers of Smoke Tree Resort hosted a Citizen Review Meeting Monday, Feb. 18 to present the planned redevelopment of the resort property to Paradise Valley neighbors and community leaders. Originally opened in 1966 and operating in perpetuity since, Smoke Tree Resort is a 5.3-acre resort property residing at the commercial interface of Lincoln Drive and […]