The Yuma County Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing on September 6, 2017, at 9:00 a.m., Yuma Arizona time, in the Board of Supervisors Auditorium at 198 South Main Street, Yuma, Arizona. Such hearing is a requirement if Yuma County is to enter into a purchase agreement (the “Agreement”) to be secured by a pledge of the revenues from excise taxes that Yuma County now or hereafter levies, except for any taxes hereafter levied for an inconsistent purpose. The Agreement is estimated to be in a dollar amount of $2,420,000 and to have total estimated financing costs of not to exceed $2,928,000 including interest.
08/22/2017 8:28 AM
City of Yuma residents need not be alarmed if they are a voter that has received two voting packages for the upcoming City of Yuma Primary Election. The City of Yuma contracts with Yuma County to conduct the upcoming election cycle and early ballots have been sent for the August 29th election.
08/09/2017 3:22 PM
08/02/2017 3:00 PM
2017 AUGUST YUCOUNT
08/02/2017 10:30 AM
The school year is almost here, but will your child be ready? Besides shopping for school supplies, your back-to-school checklist should include making sure your child’s health record is up to date. The Yuma County “Back to School Immunization Clinic will be held 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Monday, July 24 – Friday, August 4, in the Health Department Auditorium, 2200 W. 28th Street.
07/20/2017 12:42 PM
The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has awarded Finance Department staff for Yuma County and the Yuma County Jail District with a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for their diligence in publishing the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2016.
07/20/2017 12:10 PM
07/06/2017 10:00 AM
JULY YUCOUNT: *Adult Probation Blood Drive *Family Fun Bowl *Lunch and Learns *Summer Fitness Challenge * Library food for fines *Breastfeeding Week Event
07/05/2017 4:44 PM
Those businesses and citizens utilizing gravel roads in the area are in store for big changes in the condition of Yuma County Maintained Gravel Roads in the coming weeks. The Fiscal Year 2018 budget proposes to initiate an aggressive grading schedule of nearly 200 miles of County gravel roadways. A total of 4 gravel road maintenance teams, consisting of a grader and water truck, will be initiating maintenance starting July 3, 2017. Two teams will be dedicated to the Yuma area and west County, and two teams will be dedicated to east County.
06/26/2017 1:02 PM
In compliance with Arizona Revised Statute §42-17107, Yuma County is notifying its property taxpayers of Yuma County’s intention to raise its primary property taxes over last year’s level. Yuma County is proposing an increase in primary property taxes of $916,124 or 3.28%.
06/09/2017 4:00 PM
In compliance with section 48-254, Arizona Revised Statute, Yuma County Library District is notifying its property taxpayers of Yuma County Library District’s intention to raise its secondary property taxes over last year’s level. Yuma County Library District is proposing an increase in secondary property taxes of $423,023 or 6.02%.
06/09/2017 4:00 PM
In compliance with section 48-254, Arizona Revised Statute, Yuma County Library District is notifying its property taxpayers of Yuma County Library District’s intention to raise its secondary property taxes over last year’s level. Yuma County Library District is proposing an increase in secondary property taxes of $416,864 or 6.02%.
06/02/2017 3:35 PM
In compliance with Arizona Revised Statute §42-17107, Yuma County is notifying its property taxpayers of Yuma County’s intention to raise its primary property taxes over last year’s level. Yuma County is proposing an increase in primary property taxes of $902,785 or 3.28%.
06/02/2017 3:30 PM
JUNE YUCOUNT: *Adult Probation Blood Drive *Special Olympic Games Torch Run *Firehose 5K Run *AZTEC High School Graduation *Summer Reading Program
06/01/2017 8:00 AM
Yuma County was recognized recently by the Healthy Arizona Worksite Program as achieving the Platinum level of excellence in worksite wellness. The “Platinum Healthy Arizona Worksite Award” is a new category that was recently introduced. Last year, Yuma County earned the “Gold” award which until the introduction of the Platinum level was the highest distinction available.
05/25/2017 5:30 PM
Yuma County has been recognized with two Achievement Awards from the National Association of Counties (NACo). The awards honor innovative, effective county government programs that enhance services for residents.
05/03/2017 5:00 PM
05/03/2017 4:30 PM
MAY YUCOUNT: Employee of the Year Winner Safety Award Winner Employee Event Pictures BCBS May Challenge-Inconvenient Path May SupportLinc Diane Robinson wins Industrial Commission of Arizona "Chairman's Partnership Award"
05/03/2017 4:15 PM
The Yuma County Board of Supervisors and County Administrator announced the 2016 Employee of the Year (EOY) and Safety Excellence Award winners during a Special Session of the Yuma County Board of Supervisors this evening, held at the Yuma Civic and Convention Center.
04/29/2017 7:45 PM
County Safety Officer receives “Partnership Award” from Arizona Division of Occupational Safety & Health
For over 10 years Yuma County Safety Compliance Officer Diane Robinson has helped the Arizona Division of Occupational Safety and Health (ADOSH) bring safety training to businesses and workers in Yuma and surrounding communities.
04/26/2017 2:00 PM