Extraordinary Skies. Uncommon Ground.  

Sierra Vista is truly a place to soar! The awe-inspiring skies are as wide open as the opportunities. At a cool 4,600 feet, Sierra Vista is the commercial, education, and medical hub of Southeast Arizona. With forward-thinking, citizen-centric leadership, the City of Sierra Vista strives to ensure a safe, healthy, and thriving community.


Vistas Winter Issue

Get ready for the return of the Old World Santas in Veterans Memorial Park, learn how SEACOM agencies benefit from regional dispatch, and prepare for the holiday season in Sierra Vista! That and much more is featured in the winter edition of Vistas.

Public Comments

City Council is considering some refuse fee changes to better offset costs for these programs. Also under consideration are these development code changes: sign regulations, district regulations with regard to dumping rubbish, accessory dwellings, and home-based businesses. Learn more and submit comments on the Public Comment Items page.

Fry Improvement Project

Fry BlvdThe City is moving forward to build an improved Fry Boulevard and create a space that meets the needs of vehicles, pedestrians, and bicyclists alike, with amenities that will enhance the business district and public spaces.

Energy Initiative

Ball fields at nightLearn more about Sierra Vista’s exciting new energy initiatives.  Learn what projects are on deck, what current project is underway, and when to expect even more! The photo gallery documents this project, with new snaps being added as work is done.

Refuse fee increase considered

The Sierra Vista City Council will be considering an increase to the City’s residential refuse rates at its Thursday, Dec. 12, council meeting. See the latest presentation to Council.

Recycling Drop-off Center

The City’s recycling drop-off center is now open Monday-Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at 7201 E. Hwy 90. Accepted materials are: corrugated cardboard, glass bottles and jars, steel and aluminum cans, and plastics #1 and #2. Learn more on our recycling page.

Upcoming Events

Sat 16

Winter Coed Kickball League for Adults Registration Deadline

January 18, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - January 18, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
Sun 17

Guided Bird Walk

November 17 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Sun 17

20th Annual Festival of Trees

November 17 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sun 17

Pooch Pool Pawty at the Cove

November 17 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sun 17

Musical Performances/Concert

November 17 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Public Meetings

Mon 18

Arts and Humanities Commission

November 18 @ 5:00 pm
Tue 19

Youth Commission – Cancelled

November 19 @ 5:00 pm
Tue 19

Planning and Zoning Commission

November 19 @ 5:00 pm
Wed 20

Environmental Affairs Commission

November 20 @ 3:30 pm
Wed 20

Airport Commission

November 20 @ 5:00 pm
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Never miss a collection day! Download the printer-friendly 2019-2020 Trash Calendar for the City or Fort Huachuca. Please complete this form to have your blue recycling bin removed.

Find the City's policy for ADA Reasonable Modification/Accommodation here. If you would like to download a printer-friendly copy, click here.

Stack of law books

Sierra Vista's Code of Ordinances is available online from American Legal Publishing Corporation. The City Development Code is integrated as Chapter 151 of this searchable database.

The City has a variety of surplus items like furniture, supplies, equipment, and even vehicles available for sale on our public auction site.

Help reproduce the much-loved display of Old World Santas that appears in Veterans Memorial Park anually. Click here to find out how you can help!

Pay your City of Sierra Vista bill online!