Airport Fly-in and Open House set for November 4

Adam Curtis Public Affairs Press Releases

The City of Sierra Vista, in partnership with the Experimental Aircraft Association, local chapter 776, will showcase aviation, aircraft, and the joy of flight during the annual Airport Fly-in and Open House on Saturday, November 4. Now in its 24th year, the event promotes general aviation activities at the airport and introduces children to the world of aviation. The event …

Explore disability resources at Sierra VistAbility Day

Adam Curtis Public Affairs Press Releases

Area residents looking for services, information, and resources for people with disabilities can find a local one stop shop at the ninth Annual Sierra VistAbility Day on Saturday, Oct. 28, 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 Program, this free …

Sierra Vista, Fort Huachuca receive authorization for first local IGSA for ambulance services

Adam Curtis Public Affairs Press Releases

Joint Press Release With Fort Huachuca The City of Sierra Vista and Fort Huachuca have received authorization to move forward with the first local Intergovernmental Support Agreement (IGSA) in accordance with 10 U.S.C. Section 2679, which authorizes military installations to enter into IGSAs with state and local governments to provide, receive, or share installation support services such as  advanced life …

Huachuca City Fire Chief arrested for theft, trafficking stolen property

Adam Curtis Police Press Releases, Public Affairs Press Releases

The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested Huachuca City Fire Chief Jon Allmon for felony theft and trafficking in stolen property Monday night after executing a search warrant at his residence as part of an investigation into fraudulent bank checks. On Monday afternoon, SVPD detectives learned that 11 forged and fraudulent bank checks were deposited into a bank account over a …

Sierra Vista featured in Where to Retire magazine

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Sierra Vista, Arizona, has been selected a top retirement destination by Where to Retire, the only magazine in America geared toward helping people with retirement relocation decisions. Sierra Vista is profiled in a feature titled “8 Praiseworthy Low-Cost Cities” in the November/December 2017 issue, available nationwide on Oct. 10. Where to Retire Editor Annette Fuller said many relocating retirees choose a destination …

Construction means reduced speed and lane restrictions

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The City of Sierra Vista would like to alert motorists to speed reductions and upcoming lane restrictions at the Highway 90 Bypass/Hatfield/Buffalo Soldier Trail intersection during construction, which is planned to continue through summer 2018. Already, the Arizona Department of Transportation has reduced speed in the area to 35 miles per hour and, as the project moves forward, motorists will …

Area agencies to host full-scale hazmat exercise on Oct. 18

Adam Curtis Public Affairs Press Releases

Sierra Vista Fire & Medical Services will team up with agencies and hospitals from throughout the region to conduct a full-scale hazmat exercise beginning at 8 a.m. in the Mall at Sierra Vista on Wednesday, Oct. 18 The simulation will begin inside a theater prior to the mall’s operating hours. It will involve an actor throwing handfuls of white powder …

Provide input on Timothy Lane Park improvements

Adam Curtis Public Affairs Press Releases

The City will host two meetings at Timothy Lane Park to gather input from area residents to learn how to best improve this small neighborhood park located at 30 East Timothy Lane. The City plans to conduct improvements to the park using about $85,000 of Community Development Block Grant funds. However, there have been significant changes in the neighborhood since …

Columbus Day closures and service changes

Adam Curtis Public Affairs Press Releases

Most City facilities will be closed on Monday, Oct. 9, in observance of the Columbus Day holiday. The Sierra Vista Aquatic Center “The Cove” will be closed except for Open Swim from 1:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Monday. Monday’s trash pickup will occur on Tuesday, Oct. 10, and Tuesday’s pickup will shift to Wednesday, Oct. 11. There will be no …

Apply to reserve library meeting rooms in 2018

Adam Curtis Public Affairs Press Releases

The Sierra Vista Public Library is now accepting applications from nonprofit groups seeking to reserve one of the library’s meeting rooms in calendar year 2018 by participating in the early signup process. To apply, groups must fill out an application and return it to the library by 4 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 4. This will enter the groups into a …