Thursday, December 30, 2010

Town of Paradise Valley Resort Trolley

The Town of Paradise Valley's Resort Trolley is a free and easy way to get from resort to downtown's most popular shopping destinations, Scottsdale Fashion Square! We welcome visitors to partake in this great service!

Trolley provides service to the following: Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain Resort & Spa, Camelback Inn A JW Marriott Resort & Spa, Intercontinental Montelucia Resort & Spa, El Chorro Lodge and Scottsdale Fashion Square.

December 27 through January 4


December 31 (New Year's Eve)


January 4-15, 2011


Contact us for more information at 480-970-8130.

Monday, November 8, 2010

Holiday Light Tours!

It's that time of year again! Come see what the neighborhood has to offer for the Holidays! We are offering an East Valley or a Moon Valley Holiday Light Tour. Your professional Jolly Trolley Operator will take you through the fabulously decorated residential areas displayed in the Valley. View the sparkling lights and bring along your own hot cider or cocoa while listening to the joyful sounds of Holiday music.

More information can be found on our website at or give us a call480-970-8130.

Happy Holidays!

Friday, September 24, 2010

Friends of the Trolleys

ATTENTION Scottsdale Businesses and Trolley Riders!

Friends of the Trolleys is making available to you the opportunity to display your logo on our website. We think its important to partner with local businesses, who may be on the Trolley routes, and offer them the opportunity to let riders know that they support the Scottsdale Trolleys, and that they appreciate Trolley riders frequenting their businesses.

We also offer a "Get On Board" 11x17 sign to place in your window. Contact Friends of the Trolleys at for more information or

Friday, August 20, 2010

City of Scottsdale Seeks Input on Downtown Trolley Service

Friends of the Trolleys encourages everyone to participate in the survey being conducted by the City of Scottsdale regarding the Downtown Trolley service. We have proven that the public will be listened to and their input considered.

Please show your support for the Downtown Trolley by visiting this link:

There are also two Open Houses coming up...Please plan to stop by and show your support!

Wednesday, September 1st
Downtown Office- 4248 N. Craftman's Court

Thursday, September 2nd
Granite Reef Senior Center- 1700 N Granite Reef Rd.

Scottsdale's Downtown Trolley is the one of the most popular routes in the City. Passengers use it to go shopping, dining out and to make connections to other bus routes throughout the Valley.

Thank you for your continued support!

Tuesday, August 3, 2010

Friends of the Trolleys- Ice Cream Social!

Ice Cream Social!

Sunday, August 8th
1:00pm – 3:00pm

El Dorado Community Center,
2311 N. Miller- Room #5
On the Neighborhood Trolley & Route 76 Routes!

The Friends of the Trolleys will have ice cream novelties a presentation on bike safety, trolley and back to school safety. As back-to-school approaches, we encourage parents and children to join us for these educational demonstrations

Please RSVP:
480-295-3250 or

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Route 76- Free Bus Service!

Scottsdale is converting Route 76, Miller Road into a neighborhood circulator operated by Dunn Transportation/ Ollie the Trolley.

Route 76's schedule and stops stay the same, and the route still runs along Miller Road and to Scottsdale Community College. Effective July 26th, the route will add a loop to the south, going from SkySong south to McKellips Road, then east on McKellips and north on Miller. More information on the route and times can be found at

Thursday, July 1, 2010

Arizona Bride Magazine Best of Awards

The AZ Bride Magazine awards were held on June 17th at the beautiful Moon Valley Country Club. The atmosphere was lively and the company even better! Ollie the Trolley swept the award for "Best Transportation" for the fourth year in a row! Thank you to all our fellow vendors and wonderful clients for contributing to our success. More information about all the winners can be found at

Monday, June 7, 2010

Seeking Bus Operators!

Join one of the Valley’s Best Places to Work!

Seeking Fixed Route Operators! Route Operator provides safe, reliable and efficient public transportation for passengers. You need to have excellent oral and written communication, customer service and decision-making skills. You must have the ability to operate a transit bus efficiently and adhere to a strict timetable.

•Valid Arizona Class B Commercial Drivers License with passenger endorsement/air-brake
•Minimum five (5) years bus/transit driving experience preferred
•Full Time positions only
•Must be willing to work flexible schedule and weekends
•Benefits: Health/Dental insurance; AFLAC; Holiday/Birthday/Vacation pay

Dunn Transportation is an equal opportunity employers and a drug-free workplace.

Please contact us at phone 480-970-8130/ fax 480-970-1899, download application at

Call backs for interviews will begin the week of June 14th.

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Scottsdale Trolley: Neighborhood Detour


May 25- June 5, 2010

Osborn Road will be under construction from Scottsdale Rd to 64th Street.

Neighborhood Trolley route may vary each day, please contact us for updated information 480-970-8130.

Thank you!

Wednesday, April 7, 2010

Friends of the Trolleys

This is a community based group of Trolley riders and supporters. It was formed to be a voice for the riders in order to provide better service to the riders.

Over the next few months the Friends of the Trolleys will be surveying the riders of the Scottsdale Trolley service to assess passenger frequency and use in order to ensure that the Trolley service is meeting the demands of the riders.

Please be Friend of the Trolleys and follow the link below to complete a brief return The Friends of the Trolleys send you a FREE $5 STARBUCKS card!!

Click here to link to the website & survey!

Thursday, March 11, 2010

Scottsdale Arts Festival

March 12-14th,
Friday and Saturday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Did you know you can park and ride the free Scottsdale Trolley to the Arts Festival? Trolleys will be running 9am-7pm (Fri/Sat) and 9am-6pm (Sun).

Hop on-board the Scottsdale Trolley @
Wells Fargo Avenue and Second Street
Second Street and Brown Avenue
Drinkwater Boulevard and Second Street

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Downtown Scottsdale Trolley Dine-Around

February 25th, 20105:30pm - 8:30pm

Foodies Like Us and The City of Scottsdale have put together a wonderful dining experience for you!

We'll ride the Scottsdale trolley from one location to the next, eating our way through 3 delicious restaurants.The January experience will begin at Cafe Carumba, located at 7303 E Indian School Rd, Scottsdale AZ. On this trip we'll be going to:

Starter > Cafe Carumba > Shrimp and Scallop Ceviche > Sweet bay scallops & black tiger shrimp marinated in fresh squeezed lime juice and then combined with fresh tomato, jalapeno, onion & southwest spices to create a sweet & spicy bite

Entree > Cafe ZUZU > Rosemary Roasted Tenderloin of Beef and Zuzu Short Rib, partnered with petit salad with baby spinach, truffled shoestring potatoes with a smoked red onion sauce.

Dessert > Estate House > Chocolate Sticky toffee pudding with bourbon caramel, orange english creamSeating is limited to 22 passengers!

For more information visit

Thursday, January 28, 2010

Scottsdale Trolley Food Drive


Food supplies at Vista del Camino are at an all time low, even after a successful Holiday Adopt-a-Family Program. Now, more than ever, Vista needs our help to replenish the food supply to help needy families in Scottsdale.

Scottsdale's Downtown and Neighborhood Trolleys want to help!

During the week of February 7 through 14, every trolley on both routes will have boxes on board for riders to donate nonperishable food items. The boxes were donated by local Napa Auto Parts stores.

You can also drop off donations at the following locations:

Vista del Camino, 7700 E. Roosevelt Street
Loloma Transportation Station, 7084 East 2nd Street
Scottsdale's Downtown Office, 4248 N. Craftsman Court
Granite Reef Senior Center, 1700 N. Granite Reef Road
Paiute Neighborhood Center, 6535 E. Osborn Road

Additional help for the food drive is being provided by the Mayor's Youth Council, which working with students from Saguaro and Coronado high schools to collect food. Students from Supai Middle School also are holding their own food drive during this time to assist Vista del Camino.

For more details on the Trolley Food Drive, contact Madeline Clemann at 480.312.2732 or

For routes, maps and schedules for both trolley routes visit

Tuesday, January 26, 2010

The Scottsdale Resort Trolley

The Resort Trolley is an easy connection to everything Downtown Scottsdale has to offer!!

The trolley is available Wednesdays – Sundays, Jan. 13 - April 25, 2010, and takes visitors to and from select resorts to Scottsdale Fashion Square, a one-stop destination for premier shopping, dining and entertainment. Once at the shopping mall, travelers also can connect to the Downtown Trolley for a free excursion through the Scottsdale Arts, Shopping and Entertainment Districts, where plenty of great stores, galleries, restaurants and more await.

The following are participating resorts:

Camelback Inn, A JW Marriott Resort & Spa
Chaparral Suites Resort Scottsdale
Gainey Suites Hotel
Intercontinental Montelucia Resort & Spa
Millennium Resort Scottsdale, McCormick Ranch
Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain Resort and Spa
Scottsdale Cottonwoods Resort
Scottsdale Resort & Athletic Club
Scottsdale Resort & Conference Center
W Scottsdale Hotel & Residences

Additional information can be found at or by contacting us at 480-970-8130.