November 3, 2016
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Supervisors begin working on next year’s budget
The loss of two federal program revenues comes as no surprise to Yavapai County Board of Supervisors, but a combined $5.3 million is a hit to the $227.9 county million budget.
At Jan. 16 General Meeting, members of the Verde Village Property Owners Association ratified the 2017 Bylaws Amendment, a project that has been months in the making.
Candidate packets are available now
Candidate packets are available now
During the months of January and February, Yavapai County Board of Supervisors will be holding meetings with organizations all across Yavapai County to discuss and answer questions about the ballot issue coming to a vote in March of this year.
The date of the all mail-in Special Election for the Yavapai County Jail District Sales Tax Extension could be moved to May 15 if the Board of Supervisors approve the change this Friday.
The Yavapai County Board of Supervisors will save the residents of Yavapai County nearly $1.8 million when the budget, scheduled to be voted on next month, is approved.
The IRS reminds people that they can know pretty easily when a supposed IRS caller is a fake.
June 4, David McAtee will officially transition from his position as the Public Information Officer (PIO) for the Yavapai County Community Health Services (YCCHS) and the Community Health Center of Yavapai (CHCY) to the newly created PIO position for the Yavapai County Board of Supervisors.
County supes review requests for new grader, personnel
This past 2016-17 fiscal year was a tough one for county roads, Public Works Director Byron Jaspers told the county board of supervisors during budget talks April 26.
A pavement preservation project will be taking place at Montezuma Castle, Montezuma Well, and Tuzigoot over the next several weeks, according to a news release.
Culinary Arts and Intergovernmental Agreements are on Tuesday’s agenda for Valley Academy of Career and Technical Education’s governing board.
County supervisors once again will examine whether to ask voters for a continuation of the quarter-cent sales tax that has funded the county jail since voters approved it in 2000.
Yavapai College was recently recognized by two different college rating organizations for its quality, affordability, and academic excellence.
Wednesdays beginning March 1, the Prescott National Forest Trails and Wilderness program will commission volunteers to perform trail work in the Verde Valley.
The Yavapai County Board of Supervisors, working with the Public Works Department, is announcing a community cleanup in Black Canyon City.
Attracting and retaining teachers is at the root of the Yavapai County Education Foundation’s efforts.
Sheriff's Office hopes to provide evaluations, services to 1K inmates
The Yavapai County Sheriff's Office has been awarded a $250,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Assistance, for the Mental Health Collaboration Program: Planning and Implementation.
Yavapai County department heads received merit raises of either 2 or 3 percent, as approved by the Yavapai County Board of Supervisors.
Yavapai County agency puts people to work
VERDE VALLEY – Putting people to work is the goal of the federal Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), and here in Yavapai County, that task falls to the Northern Arizona Council Of Governments (NACOG).
The Superior Court welcomes public comment on four finalists for the Judge Pro Tem position.
County supervisors expressed their difficulty in deciding whether to approve a request for a 10-percent increase, one pay range, for certified positions in the Sheriff’s Office at the Wednesday, Nov. 2, Yavapai County board meeting.
Home sales data through August of 2016 released by Yavapai County Assessor Pamela J. Pearsall indicates that single family residential median home prices saw a spike in a year-over-year comparison. The median sale price of a single family home for August 2016 was $268,500 compared to $236,900 from August 2015, resulting in a 13.3-percent increase for that month.