There was compromise on the widening of Chaparral Road, light rail and building heights “” in which no definitive positions were taken. There was strong backing for the arts, including support for a future bond election to fund downtown arts and culture.

There was also a call for more open space, such as outdoor restaurant patios and park space along the Arizona Canal. The group also agreed that the grassy Scottsdale Civic Center Mall to the west of City Hall should be better promoted and no longer include ” mall” in the name. [Tribune]