Posted on: June 19, 2020
Update: The Board of Supervisors passed amendments to these regulations on 6/26/2020 in the definitions and exemptions sections of the proclamation. You can see the newest version here.
Phoenix – In light of the rapid growth i...Read on...
Posted on: June 11, 2020
Maricopa County Public Health Reminds Residents That They Have a Role to Play in Slowing the Spread of COVID-19
Strongly recommends that all residents wear masks in public settings
PHOENIX (June 10, 2020)&m...Read on...
Posted on: June 8, 2020
Maricopa County is injecting nearly $400 million into the local economy to help combat COVID-19. With today’s unanimous vote by the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors, there’s now a clearer picture of how individuals, famil...Read on...
Posted on: May 13, 2020
PHOENIX (May 13, 2020)—Maricopa County Department of Public Health (MCDPH) has launched a massive scaling-up of its ongoing communicable disease investigation and contact tracing program to address the increased number of cases resulting from th...Read on...
Posted on: May 7, 2020
PHOENIX (May 7, 2020) – The Maricopa County Environmental Services Department’s inspection of restaurants and other essential food operations has continued as normal with more than 900 inspections conducted each week since the executiv...Read on...
Posted on: May 5, 2020
Many individuals and families in Maricopa County are experiencing the ripple effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, with some relying on the social safety net for the first time in their lives. Maricopa County and its partners want residents to know ...Read on...
Posted on: April 30, 2020
PHOENIX (April 30, 2020)—With more COVID-19 testing options available, residents need to be aware of how testing options vary and what information they do and do not provide. The two main types of tests currently available answer two different q...
Posted on: April 28, 2020
More Beds, Safer Outdoor Space
PHOENIX (April 28, 2020) – Maricopa County is taking additional action to support those experiencing homelessness during the COVID-19 pandemic, moving people off the streets and into newly-leased indoor locations; s...Read on...
Posted on: April 23, 2020
PHOENIX (April 23, 2020)— Maricopa County Department of Public Health is preparing to increase its capacity to contact people who have been exposed to COVID-19. In order to best monitor COVID-19 cases and community risk, MCDP...
Posted on: April 15, 2020
Maricopa County data shows continued flattening of hospitalizations
Community is encouraged to keep doing what we’re doing
PHOENIX (April 15, 2020)—Maricopa County&nbs...Read on...
Posted on: April 8, 2020
Social Distancing Efforts Appear to be Working to Slow the Spread of COVID-19
Maricopa County data shows a slower rise in hospitalizations
PHOENIX (April 8, 2019)—Maricopa County Department of Public ...Read on...
Posted on: April 2, 2020
PHOENIX (April 2, 2020) – Due to the severe supply chain disruption of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), those who serve the most vulnerable populations are at risk of running out of supplies. In response to this need, Maricopa County Departm...Read on...
Posted on: March 16, 2020
March 16, 2020 (Phoenix) – At 10:00 a.m. on March 16, 2020, Maricopa County activated its Emergency Operations Center (EOC) to assist the Maricopa County Department of Public Health in handling the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic.
There are three...Read on...
Posted on: March 3, 2020
Media Contacts:Case questions: Sonia Singh (MCDPH), Mobile: 602-679-3098Lab questions: Chris J. Minnick (ADHS), Mobile: 480-772-1568
Arizona State Public Health Laboratory Confirms One Presumptive Positive Case of COVID-19 in Maricopa...Read on...
Posted on: February 19, 2020
February 19, 2020—PHOENIX— Maricopa County is entering a new era of public safety, one with the promise of more efficiency for taxpayers and better outcomes for those who enter and exit the jail system. Today, county and municipal lead...Read on...
Posted on: February 14, 2020
In a unanimous vote, the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors appointed Gilbert Town Councilman Eddie Cook as the next Maricopa County Assessor.
“Eddie Cook is a dedicated public servant who has proven he puts constituents, and not himself, first...Read on...
Posted on: February 11, 2020
To reduce wait times and improve the voter experience, the Maricopa County Elections Department is more than tripling the number of voting locations for the March 17, 2020 Democratic Presidential Preference Election.
On Election Day, voters will have 229 v...Read on...
Posted on: February 3, 2020
We know many people have questions about 2019 Novel Coronavirus. Maricopa.gov/Coronavirus is a source you can trust for reliable information from Maricopa County Public Health, CDC, and other trusted partners, which includes details about the virus specif...Read on...