Sierra Vista earns top medals in national wellness initiative

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  10/21/16. Sierra Vista recently joined Avondale as one of just two Arizona cities to earn gold medals in all five health and wellness goals laid out in a national initiative seeking to curb childhood obesity. As part of an initiative launched by First Lady Michelle Obama in 2010, Let’s Move! Cities, Towns, and Counties encourages local governments …

Law enforcement leaders host community forum

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  10/18/16. Sierra Vista Police Chief Adam Thrasher, in cooperation with Cochise County Sheriff Mark Dannels, invites local citizens to attend a community forum on law enforcement set for Wednesday, Oct. 26, at 6 p.m. in the Sierra Vista Police Department auditorium. The forum will cover a variety of topics to include community safety and security, citizens’ perceptions …

VistAbility Day offers one stop shop for disability resources

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  10/17/16. Area residents looking for services, information, and resources for disabled people can find a local one stop shop at the Eighth Annual Sierra VistAbility Day on Saturday, Oct. 22, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Mall at Sierra Vista. Hosted by the City’s Commission on Disability Issues and the Fort Huachuca Exceptional Family Member …

Project to improve park playgrounds starts Monday

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  10/14/16. Several neighborhood park playgrounds will soon see significant improvements as part of a project to enhance access and safety, with the initial work set to start on Monday. Playgrounds in Soldier Creek Park, Summit Park, and Len Roberts Park will all receive new soft, child-friendly rubberized surfacing as part of a project spanning about three weeks. …

Celebrate how Sierra Vista works for you

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  10/14/16. Arizona Cities and Towns Week kicks off on Sunday and here in Sierra Vista we’ve got a lot to celebrate. Like other municipalities across the state, the City of Sierra Vista will cast a light on some of the many individuals, services, programs, and facilities that impact our residents in extraordinary ways. We’re inviting area residents …

Final phase of signal project may cause delays next week

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  10/13/16.  The final phase of the traffic signal installation at Colombo Avenue and Campus Drive may result in traffic delays on Tuesday and Wednesday, Oct. 18 and 19, while striping is completed and the signal is activated. Sierra Vista Police Department officers will direct traffic during these periods, which will occur sometime between 6 a.m. and 5 …

Free classes will cover basics of bicycle safety

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  10/13/16.  Bicyclists can gain confidence navigating sidewalks, multi-use paths, and streets by taking two free upcoming bike safety classes. Intended to be taken together, the sessions will cover how to maintain your bike, ride it legally, be courteous to pedestrians, fellow riders, and drivers, and avoid crashes. These bicycle traffic safety classes are organized by the Cochise …

Street work will result in two closures this week

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  10/11/16 Work to repair two sections of City streets will result in short-term closures this week, including access to North Avenue from Fry Boulevard. North Avenue will be closed at Fry Boulevard from about 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 14, while the asphalt is repaired. All business entrances will remain open and motorists can …

Closures due to Columbus Day and HOG Rally next week

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  10/07/16. Most City facilities will be closed on Monday, Oct. 10, in observance of the Columbus Day holiday. Monday’s trash collection will shift to Tuesday, Oct. 11, and Tuesday’s trash pickup will move to Wednesday, Oct. 12. There will be no special pickups on Wednesday, Oct. 12. There will be no Vista Transit service on Monday. The Sierra Vista …

City street work will require minor closures

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  10/06/16. Paseo De La Luna will be closed between Avenida Cochise and Calle Vista from about 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 7, while KE&G crews perform asphalt and concrete repairs for the City. This section of Paseo De La Luna is located immediately east of the Cochise Health & Racquet Club. Access to the …