Fourth of July holiday closures

Adam Curtis Public Affairs Press Releases

Most City facilities will be closed on Monday, July 4, for the Independence Day holiday. Monday’s trash pickup will shift to Tuesday, July 5, and Tuesday’s pickup will occur on Wednesday, July 6. No special pickups will be available on Wednesday. The Cove will be open only for Open Swim from 1:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Monday. No morning activities …

Celebrate the Fourth of July safely

Adam Curtis Police Press Releases, Public Affairs Press Releases

As we look forward to Sierra Vista’s annual Independence Day festivities, the City of Sierra Vista reminds residents to enjoy the holiday safely by heeding state and local fireworks restrictions, protecting pets, and keeping drones grounded in City parks and sports fields. The Sierra Vista Rotary Club, in partnership with the City of Sierra Vista and Fort Huachuca, will host …

Council approves pre-annexation agreements

judyhector Public Affairs Press Releases

The Sierra Vista City Council approved 10 pre-annexation agreements at its regular meeting on Thursday, paving the way for staff to move forward with annexing several commercial properties along State Route 92. Staff contacted property owners south of Golden Acres Drive and east of State Route 92 to measure and assess interest in annexation. Through these contacts, staff secured 10 …

Juneteenth holiday closures

Adam Curtis Public Affairs Press Releases

Most City facilities will be closed on Monday, June 20, for the Juneteenth holiday. The Monday, June 20, trash pickup will shift to Tuesday and the Tuesday pickup will occur on Wednesday. No special pickups will be available on Wednesday. The Cove, the City’s indoor aquatic center, will be open with its regular schedule on Monday, June 20.

Citizen Police Academy application deadline extended to June 17

Adam Curtis Police Press Releases, Public Affairs Press Releases

Local adults seeking a behind-the-scenes experience of police work have an additional week to apply for the upcoming Citizen Police Academy hosted by the Sierra Vista Police Department. Classes will be held in the police department auditorium once a week from 6 to 9 p.m. for 12 consecutive weeks starting in August. Applications must be submitted by Friday, June 17. …

Council approves IGA for law enforcement training academy

Adam Curtis Public Affairs Press Releases

The Sierra Vista City Council approved an intergovernmental agreement between the City, Cochise College, and Cochise County Sheriff’s Office to continue partnering on the operation of the Southeastern Arizona Law Enforcement Training Academy at its regular meeting on Thursday. Under the agreement, one SVPD officer may serve as a recruit training officer, while Cochise College agrees to reimburse the City …

Police arrest sex offender for failing to register

Adam Curtis Police Press Releases, Public Affairs Press Releases

The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a local man on Wednesday for two counts of failing to register as a sex offender following his arrest in May on two outstanding warrants. SVPD detectives arrested 61-year-old Sierra Vista resident David Allen Sullivan on Wednesday, June 8, while he was in custody of the Cochise County Jail. Sullivan was taken into custody …

SVPD officer charged with computer tampering resigns

Adam Curtis Police Press Releases, Public Affairs Press Releases

A Sierra Vista Police Department officer has resigned after being indicted for computer tampering for accessing information in the department and state database for personal reasons. The officer resigned his position as a police officer with SVPD on Tuesday, June 7. On March 9, 2022 SVPD received information about the unauthorized database access by SVPD Officer Raymond Pyle in August …