Coconino County News

Coconino County creates position of forest restoration director

Jay Smith will oversee both the agency and operational opportunities for the development of the forest industry, and address Coconino County’s issues on public safety.

Tinder Fire prompts issuance of Air Quality Health Advisory

Smoke can create an unhealthy impact on residents, and the current hot and dry conditions can hinder smoke dispersion.

Coconino residents can sign up for emergency notifications

The said emergency system will send calls, emails, or text alerts directly to those who have signed up via website

Coconino County eyes next step in Facility Master Plan

The City of Flagstaff has decided to independently pursue a courthouse development project.

Local vendors sought for 2018 Coconino County Fair

Marking its 69th year, the Cococino County Fair is set for Aug. 31 to Sept. 3 at Fort Tuthill County Park.

Cesar Chavez awards honor Coconino County veterans and student leaders

For the fourth year in a row, the Coconino Hispanic Advisory Council will host the Cesar Chavez Community Recognition Celebration.

Coconino County seeks bids for Frontiere Property operation

Coconino County Parks and Recreation is requesting proposals for use of the Frontiere Property at Rogers Lake.

Coconino County assessor explains property tax exemption programs

Until March 1, the Coconino County tax assessor’s office is accepting applications for the Widow/Widower and Disability Property Tax Exemption Programs.

Free flu shots offered at Coconino County health clinic

In response to influenza rates, the Coconino County Public Health Services District is offering free seasonal flu shots at it clinic in Flagstaff while supplies last.

Coconino Board of Supervisors names Jayne interim county manager

The Coconino County Board of Supervisors recently appointed James Jayne to serve as the county's interim manager after the current manager Cynthia Seelhammer announced her resignation.

Fox captured near Oak Creek Canyon tests positive for rabies

A fox that recently attacked a resident in Oak Creek Canyon near Sedona has tested positive for rabies by the Arizona Department of Health Services.

Arizona Department of Health Services launches 'eWIC' system

The Arizona Department of Health Services has launched its new "eWIC" system and transitioning from paper checks to cards for families in the Women, Infants and Children program.

Coconino County officials host legislative roundtable

Coconino County recently hosted a roundtable with state legislators to discuss topics such as state cost-shifts to counties, transportation funding and forest health.

Coconino schools seek to fill 3 openings on District 10 Board

The Coconino County Superintendent of Schools is now accepting applications to fill three vacant seats on the Maine Consolidated Unified School District 10 Governing Board.

Coconino County confirms Hantavirus case

The Coconino County Public Health Services District has confirmed this year’s first case of Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome coming from a traveler to the county from outside the state.

Subaru donates car for Coconino County Meals on Wheels deliveries

Subaru of America Inc. will donate a 2018 Subaru Outback for Coconino County Community Services Department’s Meals on Wheels deliveries.

Coconino board passes resolution to support DACA recipients

The Coconino County board of supervisors recently weighed in on the controversy over the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) repeal by passing a resolution in support of approximately 57,000 DACA-eligible Arizonans.

Coconino County Career Center to launch new job training initiative

The Coconino County Career Center on Oct. 19 will launch a new job training program designed to link nonstudents and unemployed young people with community businesses and career opportunities and job training.

Tour highlights benefits of sustainable building practices

The Coconino County Sustainable Building Program recently held its annual water conservation and sustainable building tour to educate the public on the benefits of building sustainably.

Coconino County Public Health Services offering flu shots

The Coconino County Public Health Services District is encouraging residents to get flu shots and is offering flu shots for $30 at its Flagstaff clinic.

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