Town Council mulls over administrative land modification changes to town code

Changes are coming to chapter six of Paradise Valley’s Town Code regarding administrative land modifications. The Town Council heard a presentation from planner George Burton during a study session of its Thursday, May 9 meeting at Town Hall, 6401 E. Lincoln Drive. Mr. Burton presented ordinance and resolution drafts that would lead to the changes […]

Town Council discusses future of alarm monitoring, false alarms

Expansion may be coming to the Town of Paradise Valley’s alarm monitoring service. The Paradise Valley Town Council had this discussion and received an update on the false alarm ordinance at its Thursday, April 25 meeting at Town Hall, 6401 E. Lincoln Drive. In regards to the alarm monitoring service, Police Chief Peter Wingert asked […]

Paradise Valley names Jill Keimach as next town manager

After several months of searching, Paradise Valley Mayor Jerry Bien-Willner announced Thursday, March 28 that Jill Keimach would become the next town manager. The Town Council unanimously approved Ms. Keimach’s employment agreement at its March 28 meeting at Town Hall, 6401 E. Lincoln Drive. Ms. Keimach will join the town May 20. The town hired […]

Lincoln Medical Plaza SUP application undergoes council deliberations

After more than three months, Paradise Valley Town Council received another update on the Lincoln Medical Plaza application regarding a major special use permit amendment for a new medical building on the site. Senior Planner Paul Michaud delivered the update on the proposed two-story medical center at 7125 E. Lincoln Drive during the council’s March […]

Sanctuary SUP statement of direction passes divided Paradise Valley Town Council

After several weeks of vociferous debate, Paradise Valley Town Council has advanced a statement of direction to the Planning Commission regarding an intermediate Special Use Permit amendment for the Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain Resort and Spa. Though the SOD advanced, the vote at the Thursday, Feb. 28 council meeting reflected a divided council as the […]

Planning Commission requests extension on Mountain View Medical Plaza

More time is needed, the Paradise Valley Planning Commission believes, to assess a proposal regarding the Mountain View Medical Plaza. The commission unanimously approved a request to the Town Council that would extend time for deliberation to April 16, erasing the previous due date of March 5. The approval to ask for an extension came […]

Town Council begins deliberations on Sanctuary resort SUP amendment

Editor’s Note: The location of Casa 3 was previously misidentified. We apologize for any confusion this may have caused. A first-blush conversation regarding proposed updates to a single portion of Sanctuary Camelback Mountain Resort & Spa sent the Paradise Valley Town Council down a long road of discussion. On Jan. 24, Town Council took the […]

Man on a mission: Giles Smith seeks Olympic gold

Swimming is a big part of Giles Smith’s life and he hopes to turn that passion into an Olympics berth by way of the Town of Paradise Valley. Smith, a Baltimore native, has made Phoenix and the Phoenix Swim Club, 3901 E. Stanford Drive in Paradise Valley, his home for training. He hopes that training […]

Hard at work: Paradise Valley IT department chugs along in update

A multitude of technology updates to the Town of Paradise Valley will be bringing staff and municipal departments out of the stone age, officials there say. The Paradise Valley Town Council received an update on what the Information Technology Department has worked on and where the department hopes to place its future focus. Steven Brunasso, […]

Paradise Valley approves memorandum with new public safety foundation

A new foundation is set to emerge with goals of benefiting the public safety needs of the Town of Paradise Valley. The Paradise Valley Town Council approved on consent a memorandum of understanding with the Paradise Valley Public Safety Foundation, an independent 501(c)3 chartable organization, at its Thursday, Nov. 15 meeting at Town Hall, 6401 […]