Monday, July 15, 2019

Proposed effluent agreement tabled

By Laura Swan
The Bisbee Observer
At a special meeting Tuesday night City Council members raised concerns about a proposed municipal effluent option agreement between Cochise County and the City of Bisbee, which led to a council vote to table the item until a lawyer could look over the pricing and length of the contract.
Councilman Bill Higgins said he was concerned that the city does not have an attorney representing them, and the contract should be looked over before the council votes to enter into a five-year agreement for use of 200 acre feet of effluent annually.
According to the proposed agreement, the city would receive a payment of $3 ....read full story (e-subscribers only)

The Bisbee Observer office is moving

After nearly 30 years of producing a weekly paper from the Bisbee Observer office on Bisbee Road, we will be relocating our office.
The new office will be inside Copper Queen Publishing, located at #10 Copper Queen Plaza in Old Bisbee, as of Monday, July 15. Our current office in the Copper Queen Warren Plaza will close as of 11 a.m. today (Thursday, July 11) so that we can move and be ready to reopen Monday morning.
After nearly 30 years in business at the same location, the time has come for us to leave the Copper Queen Warren Plaza. I want to say thank you to the Copper Queen Hospital for allowing us to stay after the purchase of the compl ....read full story (e-subscribers only)

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