Doug Ducey to retroactively change the rules for how districts are formed.The new rules shift the balance of power in the neighborhood and give several opposing landowners more control over its approval. William Wrigley Jr., known for his chewing gum and the Chicago Cubs, bought the Arizona Biltmore hotel in the '20s and had the nearby mansion built as a 50th-anniversary gift for his wife.Photos by Stephan Blake Harvey/Cronkite News The most prominent feature of Roosevelt Row, on Roosevelt Street between Central Avenue and Seventh Street in downtown Phoenix, is its street art on the colorful walls that line the way.
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This 13-acre artists colony was built in 1937 by local engineer George Ellis.
Photo by Kelley Karnes / The Arizona Republic 150483 liv-carraro0225 2/14/08 - View from the top of the Tovrea Castle (cq) looking south toward the back of the Carraro Cactus Gardens (cq), on Thursday, Feb. Photo by Charlie Leight/The Arizona Republic tovrea0712 159624-- Workers finished renovating Tovrea Castle in June, but it could be nine months to a year before the landmark, a 1930s wedding cake-shaped monument, is open to the public.
(Pat Shannahan/ The Arizona Republic) tovrea0712 159624-- basement of the Tovrea Castle.
Stephan Blake Harvey/Cronkite News Graffiti (left) near 16th Street and Thomas Road, a graffiti hot spot, contrasts with legitimate street art (right), which is among the cultural identifying features of areas like Roosevelt Row.