Tag: Mayor Greg Stanton


Arts and Culture Contributes Over $400 Million to Phoenix’s Economy

August 29, 2017 | By

Americans for the Arts’ five-year assessment of the business sector showed that the Phoenix’s arts community has finally recovered from the recession.

Nominations Now Open for Mayor’s Arts Awards

August 7, 2017 | By

Nominate your favorite artists before the end of August for the Sixth Annual Mayor’s Arts Awards to be held in mid-October in Margaret T. Hance Park.

Phoenix Smart City Hack Calls for Entrepreneurs

June 27, 2017 | By

Phoenix Smart City Hack returns for its third year, kicking off with an Ideathon on July 8. The winner gets $3,000 and an all-expense paid trip to Spain.

World Bazaar & Phoenix Community Market Returns May 6

April 26, 2017 | By

More than 40 refugee and immigrant-owned businesses will showcase their crafts including food, drinks, accessories and unique talents from around the globe.

South Central Light Rail Expansion Moves to Final Design

April 24, 2017 | By

Phoenix City Council approved a $50 million agreement with Valley Metro to fund final design and pre-construction activities on the five-mile extension.

Don Keuth Dedication to be Unveiled Outside City Hall

April 19, 2017 | By

Mayor Stanton and the Discovery Triangle Development Corporation will unveil a dedication to the longtime community leader this Thursday, April 20.

Bonnaroo Producers Announce New Music Festival for Phoenix

March 15, 2017 | By

Lost Lake Festival will be a three-day, multi-format music festival to be held Oct. 20-22, 2017 at Steele Indian School Park in midtown.

SARRC Opens Cafe at Burton Barr Central Library

March 14, 2017 | By

The Southwest Autism Research & Resource Center (SARRC) opened a second location of their Beneficial Beans Café inside the Burton Barr Central Library.

Cable One Donates $100K to Hance Park Conservancy

March 8, 2017 | By

The donation will go toward the construction of a multi-purpose amphitheater on the east side of Margaret T. Hance Park.

Call for Nominees: Inaugural Phoenix Poet Laureate

October 7, 2016 | By

Supported by Phoenix Office of Arts and Culture and Phoenix Public Library, the selected poet laureate will begin a two-year term beginning January 2017.