News

Post Date: 07/13

SANDBAGS AVAILABLE IN THE  SUNSITES AREA

 

This notice is to inform residents in the Sunsites area that sand and sandbags are now available at both Sunsites-Pearce Fire District locations:

 

105 N. Tracy Road Station 1

and

 6 Havasu Way Station 2
 

Please note that we do not have the manpower to fill and load... Read More

Post Date: 07/11
News Category:
Transportation

We are in the process of updating our 2005 Road Design & Construction Standards & Specifications Manual.  We have been working with a consultant team (Kimley-Horn) for a few months on this effort.   This update is incorporating safety and best engineering practices that have been adopted by oversight agencies, such as AASHTO, since our last adopted version.  We anticipate bringing this... Read More

Post Date: 07/10
News Category:
Justice and Courts

The Superior Court, Cochise County, announces that a Justice Court Judge Pro Tempore Selection Committee has been established and is accepting applications for the position of On-Call Justice of the Peace Pro Tempore Cochise County.  Appointment is valid through June 30, 2018, and subject to renewal every twelve months.  The hourly rate for position is $45.9920 per hour.  Hours for this... Read More

Post Date: 07/10

Many of you have covered our participation, since 2013, in the Vietnam War Commemoration program.  This is a national program to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War and to honor those veterans and their families.  We hosted and participated in many events over four years, and found it an incredible experience for us, and our veterans.  Attached please find our close out report... Read More

Post Date: 07/10
News Category:
Justice and Courts

The Superior Court, Cochise County, announces that a Justice Court Judge Pro Tempore Selection Committee has been established and is accepting applications for the position of Justice of the Peace Pro Tempore for the Sierra Vista Justice Court.  Appointment is valid through June 30, 2018, and subject to renewal every twelve months.  The hourly rate for position is $49.53 per hour.  The Pro... Read More

Post Date: 06/30
News Category:
Community Events

On June 28, 2017, Cochise County welcomed 25 Mandela Fellows from 20 African nations to meet with County Administrator Ed Gilligan and members of the county’s leadership team.  Presentations about county government included Financial and Technological Services, Community Development, Human Resources and partnerships with cities, state and federal government.

 

The Mandela... Read More

Post Date: 06/27
News Category:
Education and Literacy

The Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records, a division of the Secretary of State, has awarded a $30,200 grant to the Cochise County Library District to establish Free Little Libraries in rural areas of Cochise County

“We are very excited about this grant,” said Library Director Amadee Ricketts.  “It gives us an opportunity to connect with people in communities that... Read More

Post Date: 06/22
News Category:
County Operations

Arlethe Rios, Clerk of the Cochise County Board of Supervisors, has been named one of thirty finalists by NextGen, a Washington, DC based organization inspiring government innovation.  She is a finalist in the Courageous Champion category that recognizes a public servant that is blazing the path for their generation in government.  Ms. Rios is one of six finalists in that category and only two... Read More

Post Date: 06/22
News Category:
Health and Housing

Long days and agreeable weather make almost everyone want to spend more time out of doors.  Cochise Health and Social Services strongly encourages outdoor activity, but wants to remind residents this means they are also more likely to encounter wild animals.  To prevent the spread of rabies and other diseases, it is important to always use caution when interacting with wild animals, or any... Read More

Post Date: 06/19

SANDBAGS AVAILABLE IN THE  SUNSITES AREA

 

This notice is to inform residents in the Sunsites area that sand and sandbags are now available at both Sunsites-Pearce Fire District locations:

105 N. Tracy Road Station 1

and

 6 Havasu Way Station 2

 

Please note that we do not have the manpower to fill and load sandbags and you will also... Read More

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