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 …

Animal care center temporarily reduces hours

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  10/04/16. Staffing levels at the Nancy J. Brua Animal Care Center are resulting in a temporary shift in the hours and days the center is open to the public. Until staffing levels are restored, the center will be closed on Saturdays but will extend operations until 6:30 p.m. on Thursdays. The animal care center currently has two …

Commission seeks nominations for Mayor’s Arts and Humanities Awards

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  09/30/16. Citizens are invited to submit nominations honoring area residents who have made significant contributions to the arts and humanities in Sierra Vista. In preparation for the 2016 Mayor’s Arts and Humanities Awards on Sunday, Jan. 29, the Sierra Vista Arts and Humanities Commission is seeking nominations for individuals and organizations in a variety of categories including …

Arizona Forestry to begin fuels reduction project in Sierra Vista

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  09/28/16. In a joint effort, the Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management and the City of Sierra Vista are launching a fuels reduction project and pedestrian safety project on state trust lands within the city limits. The project will entail clearing brush, limbs, small trees, and grasses near the exterior of the areas, along with reducing …

Wife arrested for manslaughter in wake of fatal motorcycle crash

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  09/27/16.  The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a 37-year-old Sierra Vista woman for manslaughter Monday night following an investigation into a fatal motorcycle accident that left her husband dead on Sunday. Detectives with the SVPD Special Operations Bureau conducted interviews with multiple witnesses who described the events leading up to the death of 51-year-old Brian E. Hurdlow. …

Sierra Vista man dies in motorcycle crash

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  09/25/16.  A crash on Avenida Cochise near Copper Sunrise resulted in the death of a 51-year-old Sierra Vista man riding a motorcycle today. Eastbound Avenida Cochise from Coronado Drive to Oakmont Drive will remain closed into the early evening while the Sierra Vista Police Department conducts an investigation of the incident. Police received a report of a …