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Posted on: March 5, 2021

Daily COVID-19 Update: March 5

Daily COVID-19 Updates

March 5, 2021 Update Includes:

  • Number of COVID-19 Cases in Maricopa County
  • Number of Vaccine Doses Given at County Sites
  • Governor Ducey Announces New Business Protocols
  • Adults 55 And Older Are Eligible At All Maricopa County Sites
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Posted on: February 23, 2021

Maricopa County Election Forensic Audit Results Released

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February 23, 2021 (Phoenix) – Maricopa County’s election equipment and software passed all tests performed by two independent firms hired to conduct the forensic audit, according to reports by two federally certified Voting Sy...

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Posted on: January 6, 2021

Jack Sellers Elected Chairman of Maricopa County Board of Supervisors

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January 6, 2021 – PHOENIX – Jack Sellers, the newly-elected Chairman of the Board of Supervisors, says he’s focused on building a brighter future for Maricopa County.


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“Over the last year, I have watched as our whole nation has be...

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Posted on: January 4, 2021

Maricopa County Registered Apprenticeship Program Ranked #1

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When it comes to connecting job seekers to paid apprenticeships, no one does it better than Maricopa County.  The U.S. Department of Labor ranks Maricopa County #1 in the United States for the number of people placed into registered apprenticeshi...

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Posted on: November 16, 2020

Maricopa County Announces Results of COVID-19 Antibody Project

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"Serosurvey” estimates that approximately one in 10 Maricopa County residents have been infected with COVID-19 

 

PHOENIX (November 16, 2020) — Results from a serosurvey conducted ...

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Posted on: October 13, 2020

Maricopa County Encourages Flu Shots In October, Provides Free Vaccine Events Across Region

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Maricopa County is asking residents to get their flu vaccine within the next three weeks. Getting vaccinated by the end of October ensures you are protected for the entire flu season, even if the flu starts circulating earlier than normal. 

“Now i...

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Posted on: October 1, 2020

Maricopa County Expands COVID-19 Relief

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Maricopa County has bolstered its support for residents who are struggling due to the COVID-19 pandemic with new CARES Act funding allocations to local non-profit organizations and food banks, as well as funding increases to programs for rental assistance...

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Posted on: September 16, 2020

Board Allocates Additional CARES Act Funds for Individuals and Families

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The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors is providing additional support to individuals, families, and businesses struggling financially because of the COVID-19 pandemic.  The Board voted today to reallocate federal CARES Act dollars to support l...

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Posted on: September 2, 2020

Maricopa County Announces COVID-19 Antibody Project

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“Serosurvey” will estimate how much of Maricopa County’s population has been infected with COVID-19 

PHOENIX (September 2, 2020)—Maricopa County Department of Public Health (MCDPH) is embarking on an investi...

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Posted on: June 22, 2020

Board of Supervisors Approves Final FY 2021 Budget Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

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Operating budgets cut by 2%; tax rate unchanged  

Maricopa County is putting hundreds of millions of dollars in federal funds to immediate use helping people impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic while also pulling back on discretionary spending unrel...

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Posted on: June 4, 2020

Board of Supervisors to Vote on Final Budget on June 22

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Tax Rate Will Be Set in August 

The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors will vote on final approval of its FY 2021 budget during a public hearing on Monday, June 22.  The Board, which also governs the Flood Control, Library, and Stadium districts...

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Posted on: June 3, 2020

Daily COVID-19 Update: June 3

Daily COVID-19 Updates

The June 3, 2020 Update Includes:

  • Number of COVID-19 Cases in Maricopa County
  • “Return Stronger” order remains in effect
  • County Services Impacted
  • 4 Safeguarding Tips For Reopening
  • Mental Health Resources
  • A Few Words From Public Health On The ...
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Posted on: May 28, 2020

Building Permits Increase Despite COVID-19 Economic Fallout

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There’s not a lot of good economic news out there these days, but data from Maricopa County Planning and Development Department shows some encouraging signs for the nation’s fastest-growing county.  Building permit submissions are up s...

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Posted on: May 27, 2020

Daily COVID-19 Update: May 27

Daily COVID-19 Updates

The May 27, 2020 Update Includes:

  • Number of COVID-19 Cases in Maricopa County
  • Maricopa County Unified Command Updates Residents
  • County Services Impacted
  • Which COVID-19 Protective MeasuresAre Most Effective? 
  • Reopening Protections for Businesses
  • Persona...
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Posted on: May 22, 2020

Maricopa County Launches Text-Message Outreach to Positive COVID-19 Cases

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PHOENIX (May 22, 2020)—Maricopa County Department of Public Health (MCDPH) has now added text messaging to its toolbox to inform COVID-19-positive Maricopa County residents about what they need to do to take care of themselves and reduce the spr...

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

County Effort Provides Critical Services to Vulnerable Populations During COVID-19 Pandemic

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Maricopa County and its partners are making new connections with those experiencing homelessness during the pandemic, giving hundreds of people safer places to live while also planning ahead for the summer heat and long-term needs.

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Posted on: May 21, 2020

Daily COVID-19 Update: May 21

Daily COVID-19 Updates

The May 21, 2020 Update Includes:

  • Number of COVID-19 Cases in Maricopa County
  • Arizona Reopening Guidance
  • County Services Impacted
  • Update On Plans To Test Residents Of Long-Term Care Facilities
  • Calling All COVID-19 Testing Contractors
  • State Testing Data
  • Expansion...
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Posted on: May 18, 2020

Board of Supervisors Approves Tentative FY 2021 Budget Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

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Maricopa County is putting hundreds of millions of dollars in federal funds to immediate use helping people impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic while also pulling back on&n...

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Posted on: May 1, 2020

Local Manufacturer Donates Surgical Gowns to Maricopa County Unified Command

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Senator McSally, Chairman Hickman grateful for much-needed PPE

(May 1, 2020) – Today, the Maricopa County Unified Command Center received a donation of 2,500 surgical gowns from AmSafe Manufacturing. Board of Supervisors Chairman Clint Hickman an...

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Posted on: April 30, 2020

Daily COVID-19 Update: April 30

Daily COVID-19 Updates

The April 30, 2020 Update Includes:

  • Number of COVID-19 Cases in Maricopa County
  • "Stay Home" Order In Effect
  • Maricopa County Services Impacted
  • Today’s Key Message: Physical Distancing Measures Working; Cases Likely Peaked in mid-April&n...
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Posted on: April 17, 2020

Maricopa County Parks Taking Preventive Actions to Protect Visitors

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Maricopa County’s parks, trails, and open spaces provide spaces for respite, health, and wellness. However the temporary closures of local gyms, entertainment services, and recreational opportunities has made open space parks and trails some of ...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

Maricopa Countys Regional Parks Update Park Operations

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The Maricopa County Parks and Recreation Department realizes that the community is seeking outdoor recreation opportunities where they can walk, hike, run, and bike while practicing safe social-distancing. To ensure park visitor and staff safety, the foll...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

Public Health Officials Confirm First Death Due to COVID-19

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For Immediate Release: March 20, 2020Media Contact: Chris J. MinnickMobile: 480-772-1568 (Text for quickest response)E-Mail: chris.minnick@azdhs.gov

Arizona Public Health Officials Confirm First Death Due to COVID-19Take precautions and practic...

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