Monthly Archives: April 2013

Celebrate Earth Day 2013 in Downtown Phoenix

DPR_standardFrom April 22 – 27, Downtown Phoenix will become spring cleaning headquarters as Spring Cleaning Week brings together the community and business to beautify Downtown Phoenix.

This weeklong donation and recycling drive will end with a giant charity I Recycle Phoenix Street Sale with all proceeds used to bring shade, greening and art to our streets.
How can you join in?
Clean out your closets, donate your items and shop our Street Sale.

Spring Cleaning Week is proudly brought to you by Downtown Phoenix Recycles, The Downtown Phoenix Partnership, and Keep Phoenix Beautiful.

For complete details, visit

April 2013 Meeting Agenda

DVCblocksOur April 13, 2013, meeting is coming up very soon! We meet from 9:30am to 11:30am at the Roosevelt Commons Clubhouse, 825 N 6th Avenue in downtown Phoenix.

On our agenda: 

I. Call to Order and Introductions

II. Consent Agenda (for information only)

  • Treasurer’s Report

III. Community Updates / Guest Speakers

  • METRO South Central Ave project – Sonya Pastor
  • Roosevelt Streetscape planning – Sean Sweat / Kevin Rille
  • Shipping Container Infill Project – Cole Van Norman
  • Reinvent PHX – Kurt Upton

IV. Updates on DVC Action Items 2013 as needed

V. Old Business

  • DVC as 501(c)(3) organization
  • DVC t-shirt comments and/or approval
  • Follow-up and Action Items from The Arizona We Want forum
  • Hance Park Master Plan team
  • Greening Grand Avenue project
  • Downtown Phoenix Inc. updates

VI. New Business

  • DVC Officers’ Nomination Committee
  • City of Phoenix FY2014 Budget and Food Tax
  • DVC 10th Anniversary Planning Committee
  • Novawest/BIG proposed “The Pin” and DPI involvement
  • Downtown Phoenix dog parks

VII. Open Floor 2 minutes each, please!

VIII. Adjournment – A meeting of the Officers may follow.