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Join Us for Mimosas at MMR Pancake Breakfast

One of the biggest events of the year is coming to McDowell Mountain Ranch this Saturday: The Pancake Breakfast and Egg Hunt! While there will be many of the usual activities this year, Helene & Christine’s Team is working hard to make the event extra fun with champagne and mimosas for the adults, a mimosa basket raffle and for the kids a huge Teddy Bear will be raffled. We’ll have more details as the week progressives about the event, which begins at 9 a.m. and will continue through the afternoon behind the Community Center. We hope to see you there, but don’t forget to fill out an entry form at Helene & Christine’s Team booth!

The McDowell Mountain Ranch Homeowners Association has extended its deadline for its two Halloween contests to Oct. 25th.

HALLOWEEN COSTUME CONTEST
Residents should email one costume photo to MMR Lifestyles Director Anjelica Giardino agiardino@aamaz.com by 5 p.m. on Oct. 25th. Be sure to put “Costume Contest” in the subject line!

Below are the Halloween Costume Contest Rules:
• Costume entries must be from MMR residents.
• Costumes must be from this year.
• Costumes must be family friendly.
• By participating, residents agree to allow MMR to use the images for publicity purposes.
• Staff and Committee reserve the right to disqualify any inappropriate costumes.
• Staff and Committee reserve the right to modify or add rules if deemed necessary.

PUMPKIN CARVING CONTEST
Residents should email one pumpkin photo to MMR Lifestyles Director Anjelica Giardino agiardino@aamaz.com by 5 p.m. on Oct. 25th. Be sure to put “Pumpkin Contest” in the subject line!

Pumpkin Carving Contest Rules:
• Designs must include MMR somewhere on the pumpkin.
• Submissions must be original work by MMR residents.
• Designs must be family friendly.
• By participating, residents agree to allow MMR to use the images for publicity purposes.
• Staff and Committee reserve the right to disqualify any inappropriate art or text.
• Staff and Committee reserve the right to modify or add rules if necessary.
• No words or symbols intended as advertising or promotion are permitted.

Pumpkin Carving Contest Award Categories:
• Cutest
• Scariest
• Funniest

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Scottsdale will be picking up brush and bulk items the week of Oct. 18th, according to the city’s website. Please do not put items out more than one week before the pickup date. Please remember to separate organic material such as branches and leaves into one pile and other waste material into a separate pile. For additional rules and future dates on bulk pickup, go here:
www.scottsdaleaz.gov/…/Soli…/2020+Brush+Schedule.pdf
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The westbound lanes of the Loop 101 Freeway will be closed this weekend between Pima and Scottsdale roads, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. The closure will begin at 10 p.m. today, Oct. 16th, and end at 5 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 19th. ADOT will also be closing the State Route 51 ramp onto the westbound Loop 101 Freeway.

#Adot #arizona #Department #transportation #loop #freeway #pima #Scottsdale #road
azdot.gov/projects/central-district-projects/loop-101-pima-freeway-improvement-project/traffic-al...
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The Scottsdale City Council is expected at its Oct. 20th online meeting to approve the sale of $55 million in General Obligation Funds as part of the Capital Projects approved by voters in 2019. Of $55 million, $23.7 million will be used for city parks and recreation projects while $18 million will be used for municipal facilities improvements. The remaining $13.3 million will be used to improve public safety facilities and technology. The overall capital projects cover $319 million in projects.

www.scottsdaleaz.gov/Asset82794.aspx
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The Scottsdale City Council is planning to hold a closed-door session on Oct. 20th to discuss properties near and around McDowell Mountain Ranch. Based on the locations to be discussed, at least some of the properties in question would be used for building sports fields that would double as WestWorld parking lots just west of The Ranch and on Bell Road and 94th Street. Here are the specific locations to be discussed:
• Trailside and 91st Street
• 94th Street and Bell Road
• 95th Street and Bell Road
• West of intersection Thompson Peak Parkway and McDowell Mountain Ranch Road

www.scottsdaleaz.gov/Assets/ScottsdaleAZ/Council/current-agendas-minutes/2020-agendas/10-20-20-sp...
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