#MaskerPiece Contest

Adam Curtis At A Glance

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 …

Library lobby, computer lab, and cafe to reopen Sept. 8

Adam Curtis At A Glance

Starting Sept. 8, the Sierra Vista Public Library will reopen the lobby and offer limited services, while maintaining some best-practices developed in response to COVID-19. The library lobby will be open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Monday-Friday, and from 4 to 7 p.m., Monday through Thursday. It will remain closed on Saturday and Sunday. The café inside the library …

Small Business Rent & Mortgage Relief Grant

judyhector At A Glance

Governor Doug Ducey announced on Aug. 13 that $10 million, provided by Arizona’s Crisis Contingency and Safety Net Fund will go toward rent and mortgage assistance for Arizona small businesses required to pause operations due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Through a partnership with the Local First Arizona Foundation, the newly developed Arizona Small Business Rent and Mortgage Relief Grant program …

Kid’s W.O.R.L.D. 2020-21 Registration Form

Adam Curtis At A Glance

Kid’s W.O.R.L.D. is a fun and engaging program for elementary students in grades K-6.  The program is Sierra Vista Public School-based and focuses on activities that expose kids to a wide variety of “Wonderful Opportunities in Recreation and Leisure Development” (W.O.R.L.D.). Kid’s W.O.R.L.D. is held Monday through Friday, with a day camp, after school, and possibly before school options that …

Know when to mask up

Adam Curtis At A Glance

Gov. Doug Ducey recommends that Arizonans mask up whenever they are out in public and here in Sierra Vista face coverings or shields are required in many situations. Exactly when and where in public wearing a face covering is required depends first on whether a person can continuously maintain at least 6 feet of distance from other people. If they …

Tentative FY20-21 budget approved

judyhector At A Glance

On June 25, Sierra Vista City Council approved the City’s FY 2020-2021 Tentative Budget, capping the amount at $87,873,456. The final budget may be less than or equal to this amount, but may not exceed it. Resolution and Official Budget Forms may be viewed online.

We must be better

Adam Curtis At A Glance

This guest column by SVPD Chief Adam Thrasher was published in the Herald/Review today. Over the last week many people have asked me and fellow members of the Sierra Vista Police Department about our thoughts on the death of George Floyd at the hands of Minneapolis police officers. As police officers, we were horrified by the actions of our peers …

2020 Chip Seal Work Underway

Adam Curtis At A Glance

Crews started laying down chip seal in several local neighborhoods today with work set to continue through the weekend before it wraps up early to mid next week.   The City conducts much of its planned street maintenance between April and the end of June each year when the pavement temperatures are warm enough but before the summer monsoon rains arrive. This …

Seeking softball officials

Adam Curtis At A Glance

The City of Sierra Vista is seeking softball officials in preparation for adult softball leagues.  To learn more and begin the process access the necessary form here. For any procedural questions, please email Debbie.Felix@nullSierraVistaAZ.gov or call (520) 452-7025.  For more information about league play or use of sports facilities, contact the Sports Division by calling (520) 515-4999 or emailing Sports@nullSierraVistaAZ.gov.

Library launches curbside pickup program Monday

Adam Curtis At A Glance

While the library’s lobby will reopen Monday, to include takeout orders at the café located inside, most of the library building will remain closed until further notice and a curbside pickup program will be available in the interim. The curbside pickup program starts Monday and will be available from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Thursday and from 4 …