Recycling, refuse changes take effect July 1

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Starting July 1, the City of Sierra Vista will no longer accept paper or paperboard as recyclable materials and will reduce its weekly recycling pickups to twice a month, replacing them with additional trash pickups. Corrugated cardboard, type 1 and 2 plastic bottles and jugs, and aluminum or tin cans like soda or soup cans will still be accepted in …

After delay, 7th Street striping removal starts Monday

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Crews are expected to begin removing old road surface markings that are visible along 7th Street on Monday, June 18, following a one-week delay due to equipment failure. Work will continue for about four to five days. The markings are old stripes and dashed lines for traffic lanes that have started showing up through the asphalt seal on 7th Street. …

Suspects tied to recent shooting arrested in Glendale

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The Sierra Vista Police Department, assisted by the United States Marshals Service, arrested three suspects in Glendale on Sunday night in connection with a shooting at the Las Palomas apartment complex in Sierra Vista on May 29, which sent a local man to the hospital with not life-threatening injuries. SVPD detectives pursued leads that led to the arrests of three …

Volunteers help keep Sierra Vista clean by adopting an area

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About a year after adopting a section of multi-use path along Charleston Road and Giulio Cesare Avenue, members of the Coronado Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America devoted part of their morning today to conducting a quarterly cleanup. In recognition of the chapter’s sustained and active participation in the City’s Adopt an Area program, its members also received …

City transactions will be limited during software update on Friday

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Several City facilities and the City’s website will be unable to process transactions for about 48 hours starting at noon on Friday, June 8, while a software update is completed. Payment processing will be unavailable at the following facilities starting at about noon on Friday: City Hall, the police department, the Pedro Castro Maintenance Center, Fire Station 3, and the …

Task force makes three DUI arrests in Memorial Day weekend detail

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The Southeastern Arizona DUI Task Force made three misdemeanor DUI arrests during a saturation detail conducted in the Sierra Vista area on Saturday, May 26, due to the Memorial Day weekend. The detail was performed by the Sierra Vista Police Department, Cochise County Sheriff’s Office, Tombstone Marshal’s Office, and Arizona Department of Public Safety. In addition to the DUI arrests, …

Investigation into Tuesday shooting continues

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The Sierra Vista Police Department is investigating a shooting at the Las Palomas apartment complex that sent one local man to the hospital with an injury that was not life-threatening on Tuesday afternoon. SVPD detectives responded to Las Palomas, located at 499 S. Carmichael Ave., at about 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday to investigate a reported shooting. Bystanders told investigators that …