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Posted on: February 16, 2024

District 2 Supervisor Ann English Receives Commendation From Governor for Her Life of Public Service

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When Arizona Governor Katie Hobbs visited Sierra Vista on Tuesday for the State of the State address at the Klein Center in Sierra Vista, she had another important mission here in Cochise County.

District 2 Supervisor Ann English, who will be completing he...

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Posted on: February 15, 2024

Change to Speaker Request Deadline for Board of Supervisors Meetings

BISBEE, Ariz. (02/15/2024)

County Administrator Richard Karwaczka announced today that effective March 1, 2024, members of the public who wish to speak on agenda items or during Call to the Public at Board of Supervisors meetings will be required to submit...

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Posted on: February 12, 2024

The Arizona 2024 Primary Election Has been Moved to July 30, 2024

On February 9, 2024, Governor Katie Hobbs officially signed HB2785. The Arizona 2024 Primary Election has been moved to July 30, 2024. All candidate filing deadlines have been moved up seven (7) days:

 

The Presidential Preference Election is still...

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Posted on: February 9, 2024

Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List Extended: Now Open Until March 1, 2024

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The housing choice voucher program is the federal government's major program for assisting very low-income families, the elderly, and the disabled to afford decent, safe, and sanitary housing in the private market. Since housing assistance is pro...

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Posted on: February 1, 2024

Cochise County Appoints New Director of Facilities

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Cochise County has appointed a new Director of Facilities. Darrel Crowley had been performing this role as Interim Director of Facilities since June 28, 2023, after starting his career with Cochise County in May 2022 as a project manager in the Facilities...

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Posted on: January 25, 2024

Arizona Department of Revenue Update to Businesses Regarding New County Jail District Sales Tax

After a Special Election on May 16, 2023, Cochise County voters decided to begin a County Jail Tax effective on January 1, 2024. The total combined rate for most transactions will be 6.6%.

Arizona Department of Revenue (AZDoR) provided an update to busines...

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Posted on: January 24, 2024

Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List to Re-open in February 2024

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The housing choice voucher program is the federal government's major program for assisting very low-income families, the elderly, and the disabled to afford decent, safe, and sanitary housing in the private market. Since housing assistance is provided on ...

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Posted on: January 18, 2024

Cochise County Appoints New Director of Public Works

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Cochise County has appointed a new Director of Public Works with effect from January 7, 2024. Jason Faccio had been performing this role as the Interim Director of Public Works since September 17, 2023, and he has served Cochise County for over 23 years.

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Posted on: December 29, 2023

Board of Supervisors Announces Over the Counter Tax Deed Land Sale

Beginning on January 8, 2024, Cochise County will be holding an Over the Counter Tax Deed Land Sale, which will run until March 29, 2024.

This type of sale is for parcels of land in the county that are held in the name of the State of Arizona by tax deed t...

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Posted on: December 19, 2023

Timeline to repair the bridge at the Interstate 10 and US 191 junction east of Willcox

Arizona Department of Transportation has announced the plans and timeline to repair the bridge at the Interstate 10 and US 191 junction east of Willcox that was damaged last summer due to an accident. This work will begin in January, although you may see ...

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