What's Happening in Sierra Vista city council & commissions | People
Happy Thanksgiving! City Council and commission meetings in Sierra Vista this week. Plus closures and trash collection updates for holiday weekend.
City Council Special Meeting and Work Session - November 19, 3 p.m.
City Hall, City Manager’s Conference Room
Agenda items include canvass of general election and authorization to apply for rural public transportation and bus system grant funding for fiscal year 2013/2014.
Note: Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, the second City Council Meeting to be held on Thursday, November 22 has been cancelled. A Special City Council meeting will be held on Monday, November 19 before the regularly scheduled City Council Work Session.
For full agenda and items scheduled, go to www.SierraVistaAZ.gov.
Informational items are also posted at City Hall, the Library, Oscar Yrun Community Center, and The Cove 24 hours prior to the meeting date.
Unless noted the following meetings are regularly scheduled meetings.
Arts and Humanities Commission - November 19, 5 p.m. - Oscar Yrun Community Center
Chair: Tanya Biami
Planning and Zoning Commission - November 20, 5 p.m. - City Hall Council Chambers
Chair: Joe Kraps
Youth Commission - November 20, 5 p.m. - Oscar Yrun Community Center
Chair: Caleb Webb - Agenda items include a volunteer opportunities with the children’s holiday party at the Mall at Sierra Vista.
Environmental Affairs Commission - November 21, 5 p.m. - City Hall, 2nd Floor Conference Room
Chair: Allen Rossow
Sister Cities Commission - November 26, 5:30 p.m. - Oscar Yrun Community Center Conference Room
Chair: Heike Shockley
The regularly scheduled meeting has been changed from Monday, November 19 to Monday, November 26 at 5:30 p.m. Agenda items include Cananea outreach, update on student exchange program, and fundraisers for commission activities.
Check online for daily broadcasting schedule at www.SierraVistaAZ.gov (search for “channel”).
For any special needs or accommodations, please notify Jenifer Thornton, Department of Community Development, 72 hours prior to the meeting date. Ms. Thornton can be reached at 458-3315 or through the Arizona Relay Service at 7-1-1.
Thanksgiving Closures and Holiday Trash Schedule - November 22 and 23
On Wednesday, November 21, the Sierra Vista Public Library will close early at 5 p.m. All City facilities will be closed on Thursday and Friday, November 22 and 23 in recognition of the Thanksgiving Holiday.
During the holiday week, Monday/Thursday refuse customers will have their trash picked up on Monday, November 19 and recycling picked up on Wednesday, November 21.
City Compost facility, located at 7201 E. Highway 90, will be closed on Thursday and Friday, November 22 and 23. The facility will open on Saturday, November 24 from 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Tuesday/Friday refuse customers will not be impacted by the holiday with trash pickup on Tuesday, November 20 and recycling picked up on Friday, November 23.
There will be no special pick up services on Wednesday, November 21.
Transit buses will not operate on Thursday, November 22. Normal operation will resume on Friday; however, there will be no curbside service that day.
The Cove is closed for maintenance and will reopen on Monday, November 26.