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Posted on: February 15, 2024

Santa Cruz County Community Foundation Welcomes Evan Kory As Economic Recovery Corps Fellow

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Santa Cruz County Community Foundation Welcomes Evan Kory As Economic Recovery Corps Fellow

Kory to provide targeted capacity-building support for nonprofits in Santa Cruz County

 

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Posted on: February 8, 2024

Southern Arizona Coalition Invites Community Organizations and Local Governments To Co-Develop

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Southern Arizona Coalition Invites Community Organizations and Local Governments To Co-Develop  Regional Strategy for $50 Million Investment

EDA names Santa Cruz River Corridor Plan eligible for $50 Million EDA Recompete Grant to be submitted Apri...

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Posted on: January 11, 2024

Presidential Preference Election (PPE)

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Voters with an affiliated political party of either Democratic or Republican, applicable to the 2024 Presidential Preference Election, will be eligible to vote in this election.

Check your voter registration status or update your registration at s...

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Posted on: September 15, 2023

Promoting Healthy Students Initiative Creates Wellness Corridor for Customs & Border Protection

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Promoting Healthy Students Initiative Creates Wellness Corridor for Customs & Border Protection

Santa Cruz County, Arizona - The Santa Cruz County Superintendent’s Office in collaboration with Customs Border Protection (CBP) created a wellness...

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Posted on: September 11, 2023

Santa Cruz County Manager Jesus Valdez announces Finance Director Mauricio Chavez will be the new De

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Posted on: July 12, 2023

Monsoon Safety Alert: Find Your Nearest Sandbag Distribution Points

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The Santa Cruz County Office of Emergency Management and Public Works Division are providing sand and sand bags (Bring your own shovel), at the following locations:

Rio Rico Fire Station #3

822 Pendleton Drive

Tubac Fire Station #1

2227 I-19 Frontage Road

Noga...

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Posted on: June 2, 2023

Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office To Provide Common Communication Platform

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Santa Cruz County, Arizona - The Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office was awarded a state grant to provide a common communication platform to connect directly with multiple public safety partners, regional partners, and schools.  The syste...

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Posted on: May 9, 2023

Honorable Thomas Fink Reappointed

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The Honorable Thomas Fink has been reappointed as Presiding Judge of the Superior Court in Santa Cruz County effective July 1, 2023, through June 30, 2026.

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Posted on: December 29, 2022

Ana "Anita" Moreno selected as the new Santa Cruz County Recorder

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On December 20, 2022, at the regular Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisors meeting, the board voted to appoint Ana “Anita” Moreno as the new Santa Cruz County Recorder, effective January 1, 2023. Ms. Moreno was appointed to replace Santa Cruz County Suza...

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Posted on: December 29, 2022

On December 20, 2022, the SCCCE celebrated the Fall/Winter Class of 2022 Graduation Ceremony.

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Beginning in the fall of 2022, the Santa Cruz County School Superintendent’s Office began offering adult education classes through the Santa Cruz County Continuing Education Program (SCCCE).  The program includes classes to improve basic skills f...
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Posted on: December 12, 2022

200th Anniversary of Diplomatic Relations between the United States and Mexico

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On December 6th, the Board of Supervisors approved a proclamation honoring 200 years of diplomatic relations between the United States and Mexico. 

Today December 12th is the actual anniversary of diplomatic relations between the United States and...

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Posted on: December 12, 2022

Santa Cruz County Hosts Active Shooter Incident Management Training

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A 3-day Active Shooter Incident Management training was coordinated by Santa Cruz County Emergency Management and the Rio Rico Fire and Medical District. The training was provided by Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service (TEEX) whi...

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Posted on: September 12, 2022

Emilio G. Velasquez receives "Keeping Hope Alive" award at the 5th Annual AZ Drug Summit

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Santa Cruz County Judge, Emilio G. Velasquez recently received the “Keeping Hope Alive” award at the 5th Annual AZ Drug Summit. 

 The Keeping Hope Alive Awards recognize individuals who go above and beyond and are a part of the solution t...
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Posted on: August 30, 2022

Rebuilding Together SCC $25,000 - ARPA Grant Recipient

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All funding will be used to purchase housing rehabilitation materials. The organization works with organizations countywide to recruit labor. Circles of Peace will recruit youth for yard cleanups at two of the sites (to be determined), and Rebuil...
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Posted on: June 10, 2022

Santa Cruz County's New Emergency Management Director

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Congratulations Sobeira Castro. 

Ms. Castro has been promoted as the new Director of Emergency Management. She served as Emergency Management Specialist in the Emergency Management Department for 5 years, with previous experience in juven...

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Posted on: June 10, 2022

$45,000 Santa Cruz County Advocates for the Arts

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Santa Cruz Advocates for the Arts will use ARPA grant funds to renovate the former Las Dos Naciones Cigar Factory building on Morley Avenue for the creation of the Wittner Museum and Performance Space. The new venue will feature paintings by Paula Wittner...

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Posted on: June 10, 2022

Santa Cruz County Alerts

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This is a free service provided by Santa Cruz County; however, normal message fees may apply. To receive text messages to your cell phone, your cell phone must have text messaging capabilities. Notifications are dependent upon external providers (phone ca...

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