The Arizona Republic

Phoenix has a sizable dilemma, how to fill the growing number of closed supermarkets, electronics superstores and mega bookstores that continue to weigh down the area's real-estate market, reports Max Jarman.
Apr 11, 2012   The Arizona Republic
<p>Phoenix's public art program is widely touted as one of the best in the country. But a proposed floating sculpture has elicited criticism from an otherwise uninvolved public, mainly due to the fact that the city is facing a large budget deficit.</p>
Mar 18, 2008   The Arizona Republic
<p>Officials in the Phoenix suburb of Chandler are rallying behind proposals to increase density in the city, arguing that the urban shift will make the city more vibrant.</p>
Mar 6, 2008   The Arizona Republic
<p>Legislators in Arizona are considering plans to convert some of the state's highways to toll roads in an effort to boost the state's transportation budget.</p>
Feb 22, 2008   The Arizona Republic
<p>Lake Mead -- a major water source for the western United States -- could go dry by 2021, according to a new report.</p>
Feb 13, 2008   The Arizona Republic
<p>The Tucson-Phoenix region needs to start thinking about the long-term transit solution of high-speed rail, according to this op-ed.</p>
Jan 10, 2008   The Arizona Republic
<p>The seven western states dependent on the Colorado River for their water are on the verge of coming to an agreement on a management plan to ensure a steady supply of water from the increasingly stressed source. But some say the plan won't do enough.</p>
Dec 10, 2007   The Arizona Republic
<p>In sun-drenched Arizona, researchers are working on developing new types of pavement that can counter the warming effect of urban heat islands.</p>
Aug 5, 2007   The Arizona Republic
<p>Municipal officials, real estate professionals, and neighborhood residents are struggling with the new suburban phenomenon of home abandonment.</p>
Jul 31, 2007   The Arizona Republic
<p>Preservationists have successfully moved over one hundred homes out of the path of the city's downtown redevelopment.</p>
Jul 25, 2007   The Arizona Republic
<p>Mayors in Arizona are voicing concerns over the state's growth and are calling for rapid development of commuter rail in the Tempe region to help handle the rising population's strain on transportation infrastructure.</p>
Jun 8, 2007   The Arizona Republic