Better Bucks non-profit partnership opportunity

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The City will soon be accepting proposals from non-profits to manage the Better Bucks program. Qualifications and the proposal process for non-profit applicants interested in managing the program will be posted on Feb. 1.  The Better Bucks program will help those experiencing homelessness with the purchase of essential items, using Better Bucks instead of cash. Better Bucks are not yet …

15th Annual Bearcat Pull Registration

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Each year teams of local law enforcement agencies, businesses, and community members tackle an extraordinary challenge to help raise money for the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Arizona at this signature fundraiser hosted by the Sierra Vista Police Department. At the Bearcat Pull, teams of five to 10 people race to pull the police department’s 18,500 pound LENCO …

Cybersecurity education and training partnership sets global precedent

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The City of Sierra Vista is launching a new partnership with the University of Arizona and Social-Engineer, LLC to give U of A students real-world experience in social engineering techniques while improving City employees’ ability to recognize and avoid attempted cyber attacks. Based in Sierra Vista, the University of Arizona’s College of Applied Science & Technology (CAST), along with Social-Engineer, …

Participate in 2021 Veterans Day Parade

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The City of Sierra Vista, in partnership with Fort Huachuca, will host it annual Veterans Day Parade on Thursday, Nov. 11, and is now accepting applications to participate! If your group would like to take part in this beloved parade along Fry Boulevard, please fill out an application form and return it in-person to the Ethel H. Berger Center or …

Council to consider sewer connection fees

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The City Council will be considering raising the sewer connection fees at its September 9, 2021, regular meeting.  The meeting will be held in Council Chambers, second floor of City Hall, at 5 p.m.

Sierra Vista rescinds COVID-19 emergency declaration

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Face coverings no longer required, facilities to reopen Monday In light of declining COVID-19 cases, increasing availability of vaccines, and the latest executive order from Arizona Governor Doug Ducey, Sierra Vista Mayor Rick Mueller has rescinded the City’s emergency declaration associated with COVID-19 effective 9 a.m. today. As a result, face coverings are no longer required by the City of …

Snowy weather may delay trash pickup

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Snow is in the forecast for next Monday and Tuesday, and that could mean a delay in trash pickup for Sierra Vista refuse customers, due to slippery roads and inter-agency coordination. “Keeping the public, and our drivers, safe is our top priority,” says Public Works Director Sharon Flissar. When road conditions improve, trash collection will resume if the Cochise County …

Coronado-Moorman intersection to close Dec. 2 for construction

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The Coronado Drive pavement replacement project is moving into Phase 2, which will temporarily close the intersection at Coronado Drive and Moorman/Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway, effective Dec. 2. The intersection closure, along with the closure of the section of Coronado Drive between Moorman Avenue and Fry Boulevard, will remain in place until the project is completed, likely in mid-December. …

2021 Coed Youth Basketball

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The City is now accepting registration for a 2021 Coed Youth Basketball Program to gauge the community’s interest. The program is open to girls and boys ages 5 through 15. Registration is open until Dec. 11. The program is being planned with enhanced safety protocols associated with COVID-19. Fees will be collected after December 11 once the program has final …

#MaskerPiece Contest

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The Arts and Humanities Commission is sponsoring a contest to showcase our local artistic talent using a new accessory in our lives…masks! The Sierra Vista Maskerpiece Contest is open to all ages and levels of artistic experience. To participate, area residents can use traditional or non-traditional items to “glam up” a face covering. To enter, email your #SVMaskerPiece photos to …