Fourth of July holiday closures

Adam Curtis Public Affairs Press Releases

City facilities will be closed on Friday, July 3, in observance of the Fourth of July holiday.

Friday’s trash pickup will shift to Thursday, July 2, and Thursday’s pickup will occur on Wednesday, July 1. No special pickups will be available on Wednesday.

The Nancy J. Brua Animal Care Center will be open (by appointment only) on Friday, July 3 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Call (520) 458-4151 to schedule an appointment! The shelter will be closed on Saturday.

The Sierra Vista Rotary Club, in partnership with the City of Sierra Vista, will present the community an aerial-only fireworks display in celebration of Independence Day starting shortly after 8 p.m. on Saturday, July 4.

Other annual Fourth of July activities typically held in Veterans Memorial Park have been cancelled due to health guidelines protecting against the spread of COVID-19. The Rotary Club is also forgoing ground fireworks to focus on an all-aerial display residents can enjoy while safely social distancing throughout the community.

A safety perimeter will be established around where the fireworks are ignited west of the Domingo Paiz Sports Complex. Prior to the display, Tacoma Street and Las Brisas Way will be closed at Coronado Drive. In addition, the Highway 90 Bypass will be closed from Coronado Drive and Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway starting at about 6 p.m. Many residents will be able to see the aerial display from their own homes and it will be visible from public spaces throughout the community.