City News


General News from the City of Yuma

Oct
19
2017

A weekly list of City projects or encroachment permits authorized by the City of Yuma affecting busy streets.

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Oct
17
2017
Horace B. Griffen

Upon learning of his passing last week, the City of Yuma honors the life and memory of Horace B. Griffen, a key member of the record-setting 1949 endurance flight of the City of Yuma airplane that now hangs in City Hall.

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Oct
13
2017

YUMA, Ariz. – What was billed as the biggest night of the year in the local arts community turned into something of a family affair, as two sisters and a spouse swept the Tribute of the Muses and Helios awards, held Friday at the Historic Yuma Theatre and Yuma Art Center.

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Oct
12
2017
The annual Scary and Safe Trick or Treat will switch locations this year.

The annual Scary and Safe Trick or Treat will switch locations this year, being held 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 31 at the Yuma County Fairgrounds, 32nd Street and Avenue 2-1/2E.

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Oct
11
2017
Retroreflective tape is being installed around the borders of traffic signal backplates.

Drivers around several Yuma intersections near schools may notice – more easily – the traffic signal heads above them. This is due to the City employing a safety measure proven to reduce crashes by 15 percent.

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