Amended Bicycle Parking Code Up for Public Comment

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An amended code for bicycle parking was approved for a 30-day public comment period on Thursday, Jan. 26. The code would establish standards for bike racks and, as amended, no longer includes a provision to require bicycle racks for modified site plans. Bike racks would only be required for new construction, as is the case under existing City code. The code …

RFP: SVMPO Road Design Standards

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The City of Sierra Vista, on behalf of the Sierra Vista Metropolitan Planning Organization, is soliciting requests for proposals to update their Road Design & Construction Standards & Specifications. Click here for more information.

Apply for Limitless Teen Leadership Conference

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The City is now accepting applications for the 2017 Limitless Sierra Vista Teen Leadership Conference set for Thursday, Feb. 23, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Sierra Vista Public Library. In its second year, this day-long conference provides area high school juniors and seniors with an outstanding opportunity to learn about leadership, community building, and goal attainment. The …

Code of Ordinances

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The City’s ordinances are included in the American Legal Publishing database. To view the City of Sierra Vista Development Code: Article 151 and standards and details for food establishments, click here.

Vista Transit routes 4 and 5 combined

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Due to a staffing shortage, service on Vista Transit routes 4 and 5 will be combined and will run hourly from 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. This change, effective December 5, 2016, is temporary and regular service will resume when staffing levels are restored. We appreciate your patience and apologize for any inconvenience. Click for Vista Transit …

Youth Arts Festival seeks artists to lead activities

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The 2017 Youth Arts Festival, sponsored by the Cochise College Art Department and the Sierra Vista Arts & Humanities Commission, seeks local artists, craftspeople, writers, musicians, and actors to provide stations at the Saturday, February 18, 2017 event from 10-3.  This event is free and open to the public, and provides an opportunity for local families to discover their children’s …

Learn to Be a Lifeguard – December Classes

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Lifeguard training classes are set for December at The Cove, with the first class slated for December 5. Participants must schedule and pass a pretest, prior to registration. Please contact Mary Stryker to make this appointment. Following the pretest, registration can be processed at The Cove. Pre-registration is required. Certificates earned include Lifeguard/First Aid/CPR/AED & Waterpark skills. Any individual that …

Proposed Code Amendment: Public Rights of Way

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A set of code changes approved by the City Council for a 30-day public comment period, beginning October 28, 2016 would formalize rules governing the City’s public rights of way. It’s available for review here. Public rights of way refers to areas of land dedicated for public use that are located between other properties. They are used for streets, alleys, …

Bid Opportunity: Coronado Drive Widening Project

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The City of Sierra Vista is requesting competitive sealed bids from qualified firms to provide all labor, materials, and equipment to widen and improve Coronado Drive, a minor arterial, from Crestwood Drive to Busby Drive. A Pre-Bid Meeting has not been scheduled for this project. Sealed bids shall be received until 2:00 p.m., Arizona Time, November 15, 2016.  For more …