Santa Cruz County Complex
2150 N. Congress Drive
Nogales, AZ 85621
Agendas & Minutes
The Clerk of the Board posts agendas for each meeting on the bulletin board at the Santa Cruz County Complex before each meeting. Minutes are published and made available to the public upon request. Most Recent Agenda | All Agendas
The 3 Board Members are elected to a 4 year term by the electors of
their respective supervisory districts. The current Board of Supervisors
maintains an open office policy and encourages public comment,
suggestions, inquiries and attendance at all board meetings. The Clerk
of the Board takes minutes of all board meetings.
The Board of Supervisors must take all official actions during an open
public meeting after being properly noticed on the agenda for the Board
of Supervisors action.
The Board of Supervisors is the governing body of Santa Cruz County. Its
duties, by state law, are both legislative and executive. The board is
responsible for the overall management of the county government
The board appoints a County Manager, responsible for the day-to-day
operation of the county. The County Manager supervises the work of
appointed department directors and is responsible for the appointment of
non-elected department directors, with concurrence of the board. In
addition, the board appoints all members of the many boards and
commissions that assist these programs.
All department budgets, whether directed by an elected or appointed
official, are set by the board. A tax rate for all taxing entities in
our county is set by and adopted by the Board of Supervisors. All
purchases and sales of county property, construction of county
facilities, awards of bids for services and supplies and the
appointments of all county personnel are but a few duties that fall
within the responsibility of the Board of Supervisors.