Posted on: January 26, 2022
The Bisbee-Douglas International (BDI) Airport, located northwest of Douglas, will undergo significant renovations as no major structural enhancements have been made since its construction in the 1940s.
On Tuesday, the Board of Supervisors unanimously vote...Read on...
Posted on: January 24, 2022
In a span of two weeks, Cochise County has reached a record number of COVID-19 cases with over 1,500 cases reported on week two of the new year. As the more contagious Omicron variant continues to spread in Arizona, Cochise County follows the state’s tren...Read on...
Posted on: January 20, 2022
(Tucson, AZ) Today, Rep. Kirkpatrick introduced the Chiricahua National Park Act, a bill that establishes the Chiricahua National Monument in Arizona as a National Park. Senator Kelly has championed a companion bill in the Senate.
The Chiricahua ...Read on...
Posted on: January 19, 2022
Cochise County School Superintendent, Jacqui Clay, has announced a vacancy on the Tombstone Governing Board effective January 13, 2022.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply. To be eligible to hold a seat a person must; be a registered...Read on...
Posted on: January 7, 2022
As the COVID-19 virus and new variant, Omicron, continue to spread nationwide, cases are quickly rising across the State and in Cochise County. Arizona continues to be in a public health state of emergency due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and residents are e...Read on...
Posted on: January 5, 2022
On Tuesday, the Cochise County Board of Supervisors met for the first Regular Board Meeting of the new year to discuss and approve several agenda items. The Douglas Commercial Port of Entry Project inches forward as the Board unanimously approved a contra...Read on...
Posted on: December 23, 2021
Cochise Health Department Launches PSA and New Facebook Page
Today, Cochise Health and Social Services (CHSS) released a public service announcement titled, “Life’s Better Vaccinated,” featuring local Cochise County community leaders. CHSS and these commun...Read on...
Posted on: December 22, 2021
Cochise County has released a Request for Proposals (RFP) for the acquisition, renovation, and redevelopment of the original Bisbee High School. After months of preparation, including a public neighborhood meeting about the future sale, renovation, and re...Read on...
Posted on: December 15, 2021
County Formalizes Partnership with the City of Douglas In Advancing the Douglas Commercial Port of Entry
The Douglas Two-Port Solution project advances forward after receiving $400 million in Federal Government funding from the Infrastructure Investment an...Read on...
Posted on: December 10, 2021
It's been a long, difficult two years for everyone. We are tired, we are grieving those we've lost, and we are trying our best to continue forward. Our top priority is keeping YOU healthy and well, but we are currently challenged in providing the kind of ...Read on...
Posted on: December 3, 2021
As we continue into the third surge of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Cochise County Public Health Department encourages citizens to protect themselves, their families, and communities by implementing and continuing the recommended safety precautions.&nbs...Read on...
Posted on: November 30, 2021
County Makes a Supplemental Payment Toward PSPRS Debt
Today, the Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to approve a payment of $285,929.56 to the Public Safety Personnel Retirement System (PSPRS) unfunded liability.
Per the Cochise Coun...Read on...
Posted on: November 22, 2021
The Innovative Program Reduces Recidivism, Provides Mental Health Assistance, and Saves the County $2 Million
The Cochise County Attorney’s Office has been recognized for the development of the GRACe Program (Giving Recovery a Chance), an alternat...Read on...
Posted on: November 19, 2021
Today, the Cochise County Redistricting Advisory Commission (RAC) met one final time to discuss and approve the recommendation of County district boundaries and precincts, to be put forward to the Board of Supervisors for approval.
To recap, ever...Read on...