I've spent a fair amount of time in Scottsdale, so this was a fun piece to pull together for Architect.

Local Market: Scottsdale, Ariz.

“The two major issues I see Scottsdale wrestling with in the next five to 10 years are the completion of land acquisition for the McDowell Sonoran Preserve and refining development standards for downtown,” says Philip Weddle, AIA, a fourth-generation Arizonan and principal architect at local practice Weddle Gilmore Black Rock Studio. “Ultimately, it comes down to architects developing issue-responsive design that works well within the environment.” Continue reading about award-winning local projects and the local economy here.

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