Sierra Vista, AZ
What town: Sierra Vista
Station: Douglas, Naco, Nogales and Sonoita
Approximate distance from Sierra Vista to the following stations (one way)
Douglas - 51 miles
Naco station in Bisbee - 26 miles
Nogales - 61 miles
Sonoita - 30 miles
Telephone Co. Qwest
520-670-2355 or 602-655-4248
Electric Co. Name: Sulphur Springs Valley Electric Cooperative
Gas Co Name: Southwest Gas Co.
Cable Co. Name: Cox Communications
City Trash Name: Parks & Leisure Services
City Water Name: (there are 3 companies in town)
Bella Vista 520-458-5470
Pueblo Del Sol Water Company - - (520) 458-3742
Hospital Name: Sierra Vista Regional Health Center
Several Dr’s family, specialists, pediatricians. 2 eye surgery centers
Sierra Vista Regional Hospital
2 Urgent Care Clinics
Several Counseling Facilities
Parks and Rec.
Indoor Aquatic Center
14 different City Parks
Sierra Vista Public Schools
Sierra Vista Teen and Youth Center
2 Community Centers
The City offers a variety of Youth and Adult sports - Soccer, Tennis, Baseball, Softball, etc.Boys and Girls Club
Newspaper Name: Sierra Vista Herald
Chamber of Commerce: Sierra Vista
Convention & Visitors Bureau: Tourism in Sierra Vista
Station type of work - If stationed in Douglas - it takes about 40/45 minutes to drive to work.
Shopping - Target, Super Walmart, Ross, Marshals, Lowes, Home Depot, Staples, Fry’s Grocery, Safeway, Food City, Hastings - Book Store, Video game and Movie Rentals, Pets West Pet Store, Fish n More Pet Store, SV Mall - Best Buy, Dillards, Sears, Finish Line, Mastercuts, Regis, food Court, Payless Shoes, Rue 21, Lids, plus about 20 smaller shops, and Cinemark Movie Theater, BedMart, Crafted Luxuries (craft store), the Squirrel's Nest (quilting supply store), and an Asian Market (small Korean grocery store) Many more, this is just the major stores.
Eateries - Texas Roadhouse, Outback Steakhouse, Chili’s Bar and Grill, Applebee’s, Buffalo Wild Wings, Pizza Hut Italian Bistro, Denny’s, Golden Corral Buffet, New China Buffet, Tanuki’s Sushi Bar, Peter Piper’s Pizza, Schlotzsky’s Deli, Wendy’s, KFC, Burger King, Sonic, Quiznos, Subway, Taco Bell, McDonalds, Arby’s, Carl’s Jr, Jack in the Box, A & W All American Food, Panda Express, Chipotle, Delio's is a very good Italian restaurant that offers full menu delivery - including pizza! I've also seen McDonald's, Golden Pheonix (Chinese/Korean eat-in and delivery), and Jim Ba-Woo's Korean Restaurant. Blimpies Subs, A few more but privately owned ,Restaurants
Cellular Telephone - The best cellphones that work here are Sprint, Nextel, Alltel, and Verizon.
Local Internet Providers - Cable internet, and all other dial up providers-ex. AOL, Qwest
Other Services - There is also a branch of University of Arizona, and Cochise College located here. Public library with internet access.
Airport: Airport code FHU. Arizona Express Airlines. Toll-free 866-I FLY USA (866-435-9872) Sierra Vista Office 520-458-9600
Any other information that you would like to add:
Located adjacent to Fort Huachuca (US Army)
Several charter schools and private schools operate in addition to the public school district
Veteran's Memorial Park offers free concerts and other events throughout the year
Ford and Toyota both have dealerships in town
An outdoor public gun range operates just outside of town (Sierra Vista Shooting Range)
Wells Fargo Bank
Bank of America
6 different Daycare facilities
Tons of private in home registered day cares
There is a church for just about every religion here. Scientology, and Kabbalah Centers are located in Tucson.
Vet Clinics and Supplies
Several vets to choose from and 2 local feed stores.
Sierra Vista is a growing town. New developments are going up all over. Tucson is only an hour away, and it has plenty of shopping and great restauarants. The weather is wonderful, and the people are friendly.