In Sierra Vista, Cochise County, tech occupations earn 251% more than all other occupations. Making it the No. 4 city in the U.S. for tech salaries. Yuma was ranked No. 40 on the list. Tucson was ranked No. 43.
Applications approved by the Cochise County Planning & Zoning Commission will help boost both economic development and community services across the region.
Business items approved by the Cochise County Board of Supervisors will help improve security, public health and safety responses, as well as airport operations.
The dark skies of Cochise County will be further protected following the approval of an amendment to the light pollution zoning regulations.
Cochise County has established a website focused on local information and resources related to the COVID-19 outbreak, including for the business community.
Arizona exported $24.7 billion worth of goods during 2019, a 9.7% increase over the $22.51 billion worth of goods exported from the state in 2018, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau.
Douglas Mayor Robert Uribe joined a delegation this month to welcome Mexico’s President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador to Agua Prieta. During the event Uribe had an opportunity to discuss the future plans for the Douglas Port of Entry.
Excelsior Mining Corp. has confirmed it has received approval from the EPA to begin mining operations at the Gunnison Copper Project in Cochise County.
Healthy job growth and population gains across the state are expected to continue in 2020, according to a Southern Arizona economist.