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 Fall Issue

Find out what the City is doing to make recycling work, how saving energy is paying for upgrades to sports fields and other facilities, and how you can experience the life of a Sierra Vista firefighter/paramedic. That and more is all in the fall issue 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.

B-ball Officials Needed

The City is looking for basketball officials for the coming season. If you have the drive, and all the materials and equipment needed to make a great sports season for Sierra Vista kids, check out the RFQ online and toss your name into the basket!

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.

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

Mon 14

Duplicate Bridge

October 14 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mon 14

Busy Fingers

October 14 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Mon 14

West End Commission

October 14 @ 4:30 pm
Mon 14

Crafternoon: Calaveras Masks – Part 2

October 14 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Mon 14

Aqua Zumba

October 14 @ 6:00 pm - 6:50 pm
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Public Meetings

Mon 14

West End Commission

October 14 @ 4:30 pm
Tue 15

Youth Commission – Cancelled

October 15 @ 5:00 pm
Tue 15

Planning and Zoning Commission

October 15 @ 5:00 pm
Wed 16

Airport Commission

October 16 @ 5:00 pm
Mon 21

Arts and Humanities Commission

October 21 @ 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!