Apply for emergency home repairs

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The City of Sierra Vista is now accepting applications for its Community Development Block Grant Emergency Repair Program for owner-occupied homes with substandard housing conditions. To be eligible, applicants must meet low and moderate-income standards, as required by the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Applicants must also have owned and lived in their homes as their primary residence for …

Library Forgives Fines from Jan. 2-9

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The Sierra Vista Public Library is giving patrons with overdue materials a chance to start 2018 with a clean slate by taking advantage of its upcoming Fine Forgiveness Program. The program begins Tuesday, Jan. 2, and continues through Tuesday, Jan. 9. During that week, anyone with overdue materials can return them and all fines will be forgiven. Even if a …

Youth Arts Festival Artist Proposal Form

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The Sierra Vista Arts and Humanities Commission and Cochise College are seeking artists to host art-based activities for children in grades K-8 during the Youth Arts Festival on Saturday, Feb. 24, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Sierra Vista campus of Cochise College. To access the proposal form, click here. Download the form to fill it out electronically. …

60 Day Notice for New Small Wireless Facility Fees

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The City of Sierra Vista is providing a 60-day public notice for the establishment of new fees for small wireless facilities in public rights-of-way. Review the proposed fees here.  The fees are scheduled for potential adoption at the Thursday, Feb. 8, City Council meeting at 5 p.m. at City Hall. To learn more, or submit comments call the Community Development …

Sierra Vista Fire & Medical Services Hosts Christmas Toy Drive

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Sierra Vista Fire & Medical Services is accepting donations for its long-running annual Christmas Toy Drive through Saturday, Dec. 23, when the toys will be delivered to local families in need with children ages 0-12. New, unwrapped toys and monetary donations are being accepted at all three Sierra Vista fire stations. Checks can be made out to “Sierra Vista Firefighters …

Water/Ways Poetry Contest Entry Form

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Area residents are invited to submit poems inspired by Sierra Vista’s water story for possible inclusion in the takeaway coloring book being produced for the Smithsonian Institution’s Museum on Main Street Water/Ways exhibit in 2019. The entry form is available here. The Henry F. Hauser Museum has selected a hand-crafted quilt from its collection entitled “San Pedro River,” made by …

Kids’ WORLD Winter Break Program

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Got kids? Check out the Kids’ WORLD Winter Break Program, offering games, field trips, arts and crafts, and more during the two-week winter school holiday. Registration begins on November 27. Learn more.

Veterans Day 5K Results

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We had a great turnout at our 13th annual Veterans Day 5K Run and 2K Fun Walk on Saturday. More than 60 people competed in the 5K. Congratulations to Todd Conklin for place first among the men with a time of 20 minutes and 56 seconds. Kudos to Maria Dunbar for her top finish among the women with a time …

Display artwork at the library

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The Sierra Vista Public Library invites area artists to apply to display their work on the gallery wall located in the library lobby. A wide range of mediums can be displayed and there is currently an immediate availability. There is no cost and the gallery wall may be booked for one month at a time. The library rotates the artwork …

Proposed code amendments available for review and comment

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The public is invited to review and comment on these proposed development code amendments. The proposal includes the following topics. The page numbers below will guide you through the proposed changes document.  Please direct all comments to Jeff Pregler. Water Adequacy Clarifications, Article 151.19, Subdivision Regulations, pg 2 Manufactured Home and RV Development Standards (section 151.02, definitions), pg 24 Matrix …