Former Tempe mayors Hugh Hallman and Neil Giuliano join the PHNX Coyotes Podcast to lend some historical perspective to the Arizona Coyotes’ proposed arena and entertainment district site, to provide an insider’s perspective on the importance of this project, and to dispel some persistent narratives.

0:00 Intro

3:00 The Mayors join the show!

8:45 How old is the dump site?

10:00 Previous plans to clean the dumpsite

13:00 The importance of pro sports

14:25 Has there been interest from other developers?

16:50 Is there a better deal?

25:00 A history of Tempe vs. Sky Harbor Airport

43:00 What is the vision of this project?

55:00 Answering viewer questions

1:00:00 Final statements about the TED