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October 2021 at City Hall & Around Town

Updated: Mar 24, 2022

Mayor Pro Tem Gray, Dr. Landry, Jay Hamwright, me, and Councilmember Rodriguez attended the Great Futures Dinner on October 16th

Another busy October in the books. In addition to our regular council work sessions and meetings this month, I had a Sierra Vista Metropolitan Planning Organization (SVMPO) Board of Directors meeting on October 27th, during which I was elected Vice Chair of the SVMPO. The SVMPO is the designated transportation organization for the southeastern Cochise County region, in Arizona. The MPO is the policy and planning agency serving the Sierra Vista, Huachuca City, and portions of urbanizing Cochise County, in partnership with the Arizona Department of Transportation. Our next meeting is scheduled for February 23, 2022 @ 2:30 pm.


Work Session for Tuesday, October 12th

Agenda with video timestamps:

  1. Call to Order

  2. Presentation and Discussion:

  3. October 14, 2021 Council Meeting Agenda Items: Call to Order Roll Call Invocation – Father Del McCune, St. John the Divine Church Pledge of Allegiance Item 1 Acceptance of the Agenda Awards and Presentations Recognition of the Marketing & Communications Department’s Silver Circle Award from 3CMA for the Save the Santa’s Campaign Proclamation declaring October as National Domestic Violence Awareness Month City Manager’s Report: Upcoming Meetings, Bid Openings and Bid Awards Item 2 Consent Agenda Item 2.1 Discussion and Possible Action of the Regular City Council Meeting Minutes of September 23, 2021 Item 2.2 Resolution 2021-065, Discussion and Possible Action on the Acceptance of Public Improvements for Summit Heights Phase 2, Lots 97-187, Release of Third-Party Trust and Subdivider’s Agreement Item 2.3 Resolution 2021-066, Discussion and Possible Action on the Acceptance of Public Improvements for Canada Vista, Phase 1, Lots 1-29, Release of Third-party Trust and Subdivider’s Agreement Item 2.4 Resolution 2021-067, Discussion and Possible Action on the Reappointment of Wesley Hewitt and Berlynda Schaaf to the Parks and Recreation Commission, said terms to expire December 31, 2023 New Business Item 3 Resolution 2021-068, Discussion and Possible Action on Approval of the proceedings of the Industrial Development Authority of the City of Sierra Vista regarding the issuance of its Economic Development Revenue Bonds, and declaring an emergency Item 4 Resolution 2021-069, Discussion and Possible Action to Authorize the Acceptance of the Arizona Governor’s Office of Highway Safety Grant Funding, Contract #2022-AL-034 Item 5 Resolution 2021-070, Discussion and Possible Action to Designate the City Attorney as the individual authorized to sign formal and binding documents related to the Arizona Opioid Settlement Call to the Public Comments and Requests of the Council Adjournment

  4. Presentation/Discussion on the Industrial Development Authority

  5. Report on Recent Trips, Meetings, and Future Meetings

  6. Future Discussion Items and Council Requests

  7. Adjourn


City Council Meeting for Thursday, October 14th