Post Date: 07/11

The following is a Proposed New or Modified Fees and Comparison Chart that was presented at a work session of the Cochise County Board of Supervisors that was held in the Board of Supervisors Executive Conference Room, 1415 Melody Lane, Building G, Bisbee, AZ 85603, on... Read More

Post Date: 08/19

Cochise County Board of Supervisors adopts tax rates and levies


The 2019-2020 fiscal year tax rates and levies have been officially adopted by the Cochise County Board of Supervisors.

During a public hearing on August 19, the Board unanimously voted to adopt the tax rates and levies for all Cochise County taxing entities.

The Board of Supervisors sets... Read More

Post Date: 08/16

The onset of monsoon season brings an increase in mosquitos and Cochise Health & Social Services is reminding the public to take extra precautions to avoid being bitten.

The advice comes as latest figures show parts of Arizona are experiencing significantly higher cases of West Nile Virus, a mosquito-borne disease. This year 117 cases have been reported, by Maricopa, Pinal and... Read More

Post Date: 08/15

Cochise Superior Court is proposing amendments to the Cochise County Rules of Practice for Superior Court including Justice Court procedures.  We are seeking comments about these proposed changes.  Comments should be sent to, and must be submitted before September 16, 2019.

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Post Date: 08/14

Collaborative approach benefits taxpayers, local communities


The County’s collaborative approach to meeting the best needs of local taxpayers will continue through new agreements with the Cities of Willcox and Bisbee.

At its regular meeting on August 13, the Board of Supervisors approved Intergovernmental Agreements with the City of Willcox for the operation of... Read More

Post Date: 08/13

Supervisors approve crime victims’ program funding, liquor licenses, elect new chair

Two grants awarded to Cochise County will help provide vital services to victims of crime.

At its regular meeting on August 13, the Board of Supervisors approved an award of $22,100 to the Cochise County Attorney’s Office from the Arizona Attorney General. The funds will go to the... Read More

Post Date: 08/13

County organizations recognized for breastfeeding friendliness


Six local organizations and businesses were publicly recognized by the Board of Supervisors for their work to promote breastfeeding friendly environments.

Cochise Health & Social Services and the University of Arizona Cooperative Extension partnered to create a Breastfeeding Friendly Recognition... Read More

Post Date: 08/05

Residents reminded Census Bureau workers will be in Cochise County


As the 2020 Census approaches, local residents will begin to see Census Bureau workers out and about in their communities.

However, the public is reminded to ensure they are being visited by an official representative.

Decennial Census Address Canvassers, who verify addresses in... Read More

Post Date: 08/02

Work to improve a major road serving the Willcox wine industry will begin on Monday, August 5. Cochise County Engineering & Natural Resources Department has contracted with Sierra Vista-based KE&G Construction to pave three miles of E. Robbs Road.

The project follows the award of a $475,000 Arizona Commerce Authority grant in 2018. The County applied for the Economic Strengths... Read More

Post Date: 08/01

Two Cochise County school districts will hold a special bond election in November, and the public is invited to submit pro or con statements for information pamphlets.

Tombstone Unified School District #01 and Willcox Unified School District #13 will both hold a bond election on November 5, 2019.

The publication of an information pamphlet is mandated by Arizona Revised Statutes... Read More