Scottsdale Community Team

The Scottsdale Team is continuing a study of Desert Discovery Center. Our Team advocates for a public vote! All members are welcome.

Upcoming Meeting Info

The Scottsdale Community Team usually meets the second Thursday of the month at
Judy L’s home. Call 480-907-6800 for address & directions.

February Meeting:
Feb. 8, 2018
9:30am - 11:30am

News & Events
Desert Discovery Center Info

DDC Plan

DDC Proposal Report

LWV Position Statements related to DDC
Citizen Rights

Citizen’s Right to Know/Citizen Participation - Protect the citizen’s right to know and facilitate citizen participation in government decision-making.

Natural Resources

Promote the management of natural resources as interrelated parts of life-supporting ecosystems.

Public Participation

Promote public understanding and participation in decision making as essential elements of responsible and responsive management of our natural resources.

AZ LWV Positions

LAND USE Consensus 1975; Reviewed 1995

The League of Women Voters of Arizona supports:

  • Action to achieve a physical environment beneficial to life, with emphasis on achieving an optimum balance between human needs and the carrying capacity of the land and its resources.
  • Measures to preserve open space and natural habitat, identify and regulate areas of critical concern, including fragile areas, historic areas, riparian habitats, renewable resource lands, and natural hazard lands.
  • Requirements for evaluation of economic, social and environmental impacts of major land use projects, whether initiated by government agencies or by private interests.
  • Increased coordination and communication among land use agencies at all levels of government, and between those agencies and the public.
  • Public input into all stages of planning and decision making. Submitted by By Paula McKey
    May 22, 2017

Additional Info

LWV Metropolitan Phoenix Contact Information


Mailing Address
1155 S. Power Rd. Suite 114-58
Mesa, AZ 85206