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Posted on: February 29, 2024

Maricopa County Invests $2.3 Million for Affordable Housing in Guadalupe

In a unanimous vote, the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors approved an agreement to provide a total of $2.3 million in funding to enhance homeownership opportunities in Guadalupe.

“Maricopa County is working to ensure more families have a permanent, saf...

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Posted on: February 16, 2024

Board of Supervisors Appoints Citizens Panel to Fill LD-22 House Vacancy

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The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors has appointed a citizens panel to begin the process of filling a Legislative District 22 vacancy in the Arizona House of Representatives. LD-22 is located in the West Valley and includes Tolleson and Avondale.&...

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Posted on: February 14, 2024

Board Appoints New District 5 Legislator

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Today, the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors appointed Charles Lucking to fill the Arizona House of Representatives vacancy in Legislative District 5. 

LD-5 encompasses a large portion of Central and North Phoenix.

"Charles Lucking is not o...

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Posted on: February 15, 2024

Maricopa County Purchases Anthem Property for Expansion of North Valley Regional Library

Phoenix, Ariz. (Feb. 15, 2024) – A new and improved Maricopa County library is coming to the fast-growing North Valley. After receiving approval from the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors on Jan. 24, the Maricopa County Library District has closed on a...

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Posted on: February 7, 2024

Board Appoints Former Legislator to LD-5 Seat

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Today, the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors appointed Sarah Liguori to fill a vacancy in the Arizona House of Representatives in Legislative District 5. 

LD-5 encompasses a large portion of Central and North Phoenix.

“Sarah Liguori’s previous l...

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Posted on: January 31, 2024

Board Appoints New District 8 Legislator

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Today, the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors appointed Jevin Hodge to fill the Arizona House of Representatives vacancy in Legislative District 8. 

LD-8 is in four different Supervisorial districts and stretches across a large portion of southe...

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Posted on: January 10, 2024

Board Accepting Applications for New Sheriff

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Phoenix – The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors is looking to appoint the next Maricopa County Sheriff. Board members officially accepted Sheriff Paul Penzone’s resignation on Wednesday.  His last day is January 12th, 2024....

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Posted on: January 3, 2024

Jack Sellers Elected Chairman of Maricopa County Board of Supervisors

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Sellers to Prioritize Free & Fair Elections, Infrastructure, Housing, Workforce Development, and Budget Solutions

Jack Sellers has been unanimously elected as the new Chairman of the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors. In his “Passing of th...

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Posted on: August 14, 2023

Maricopa County hosts community meeting for the White Tank Grand Avenue Area Plan in Sun City West

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Maricopa County continues the update process of the White Tank Grand Avenue Area Plan and will provide the next opportunity for community input on August 24, 2023 in Sun City West. The County will host an in-person public meeting where community members w...

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Posted on: May 22, 2023

National Nonprofit Petco Love Invests in Maricopa County Animal Care & Control To Save Lives

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Maricopa County Animal Care & Control (MCACC) received a $100,000 grant investment from national nonprofit Petco Love in support of their lifesaving work for animals in Maricopa County.

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Posted on: April 19, 2023

Board Outlines Appointment Process for Legislative Vacancies

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The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors will fill vacancies in Legislative District 13 and Legislature District 26 according to a process dictated by state law.

ARS 41-1202  outlines what must happen. 

POLITICAL PARTIES NOMINATE ELECTORS

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Posted on: March 28, 2023

Board of Supervisors Appoints New County Manager

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March 28, 2022 – PHOENIX – The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors did a nationwide search but ultimately came back home in choosing a new county manager.  The Board appointed assistant county manager Jen Pokorski to lead the organizati...

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Posted on: March 7, 2023

Maricopa County Advocates for Partnership with Private Water Provider

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If you have another source of water, stop playing games and deliver it to Rio Verde Foothills residents now.  That’s the message today from Maricopa County Board of Supervisors to the City of Scottsdale.   

It’s been three months...

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Posted on: January 13, 2023

Board Seeks Applicants for Agua Fria Justice Precinct Constable

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The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors seeks applicants for appointment to the position of Agua Fria Justice Precinct Constable.  Constable Doug Clark has retired and thus resigned the position as of December 31, 2022.

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Posted on: December 12, 2022

Public Health Alerts Public to Rise in COVID-19, Flu and RSV Cases

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Public Health Alerts Public to Rise in COVID-19, Flu and RSV Cases

Residents are encouraged to get vaccinated and stay home if sick

PHOENIX (December 9, 2022)— According to Maricopa County Department of Public Health (MCDPH), cases of COVID-19, influenza (f...

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Posted on: October 20, 2022

Maricopa County Provides More Than $9 Million in Emergency Rental Assistance to Local Cities

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Residents facing eviction in Glendale and Mesa can once again apply for financial assistance for rent and utilities thanks to a vote by the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors.

Cities of Glendale and Mesa Receive Funding to Prevent Evictions, Utility Shutoffs

Residents facing eviction in Glendale and Mesa can once again apply for financial assistance for rent and utilities thanks to a vote by the Maricopa County Board of Supervis...

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Posted on: September 28, 2022

Board Appoints New District 19 Legislator

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Today, the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors appointed Devin Del Palacio to fill the Arizona House of Representatives vacancy in Legislative District 19. 

LD-19 covers part of the Southwest Valley, primarily in Superv...

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Posted on: September 9, 2022

Board of Supervisors Accepting Applications for LD-19 House Vacancy

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On Wednesday, September 14th, 2022, the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors will appoint a citizen panel to begin the process of filling the Arizona House vacancy in Legislative District 19. LD-19 covers part of the Southwest Valley. 

Democrat Re...

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Posted on: April 14, 2022

Regional Partnership Provides $200 Million in Emergency Rental and Utility Assistance

  • Maricopa County, Town of Gilbert, Cities of Phoenix, Glendale, Chandler, and Mesa Collaborate 
  • Jurisdictions Meet Weekly to Share ‘Best Practices’ to Ensure All Entities Benefit from Knowledge 
  • Financial and Free Legal Assistance is Still ...
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Posted on: June 4, 2020

Correctional Health Services and MCSO Respond to a Rise in COVID-19 Cases in County Jails

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Phoenix - Maricopa County Correctional Health Services (CHS) and Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) are tracking and responding to a rise in COVID-19 cases inside jail facilities.

Since May 30th, confirmed cases rose from six to 30.  This represent...

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Posted on: May 29, 2020

Weekly Update (May 29): COVID-19 Resources and Information for Residents

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The Weekly Update for May 29 Includes:

  • Most Effective Protections Against COVID-19
  • Guidance for High-Risk Individuals And Those Who Are Sick
  • Updated COVID-19 Symptom List
  • Testing
  • Plans for Schools
  • Summer Camp Considerations
  • Travel
  • Excessive Heat and Your Health
  • Jo...
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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

Weekly Update (May 22): COVID-19 Resources and Information for Residents

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The Weekly Update for May 1st Includes:

  • Memorial Day Weekend Plans
  • Travel
  • Large Gatherings
  • Restaurants
  • Pools
  • County Parks
  • Don’t Forget the Basics
  • Financial Assistance
  • County Operations Impact
  • Public Inquiries

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Posted on: July 26, 2021

Weekly COVID-19 Update: Aug 9

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People who have not been fully vaccinated for COVID-19 are most at risk of getting the Delta variant.

Week of Aug 9, 2021 Update Includes:

  • Number of COVID-19 Cases in Maricopa County
  • 4+ Million Doses of Vaccine Given to Maricopa County Residents
  • How Many People Are Vaccinated In My Area?
  • COVID-19 & Schools
  • Masks in County Buildings
  • News Bites
  • Pets & Plac...
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Posted on: August 16, 2021

Board of Supervisors Appoints Citizen Panel to Review LD-30 Senate Applicants

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As required by law, the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors has appointed a citizen panel to begin the process of filling the Arizona Senate vacancy in Legislative District 30.

The following people were chosen to sit on the panel:

  • Daniel Valenzuela (Chair)...
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Posted on: September 3, 2021

Weekly COVID-19 Update: Sept. 7

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COVID-19 transmission rates still dangerously high. Vaccines are our best chance at protecting children.

Week of Sept. 7, 2021 Update Includes:

  • COVID-19 Transmission Rates Still Dangerously High
  • First West Nile Death Confirmed in Maricopa County
  • High Pollution Advisory 
  • Data Shows Cases in Children Are Increasing Rapidly
  • Head Start Enrollment Is Underway...
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Posted on: September 13, 2021

Weekly COVID-19 Update: Sept. 13

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Although demand for COVID-19 testing has increased during this recent surge in cases, testing is still available. How fast you get your results depends on where you’re tested, what type of test you receive, and demand at the time.

Week of Sept. 13, 2021 Update Includes:

  • COVID-19 Case Count
  • Symptomatic? Get A COVID-19 Test
  • Excessive Heat Warning In Effect
  • Don't Wait. Get Tested. 
  • Get Protection Against The Flu And COVID-19
  • News Bites
  • Pets & Places
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Posted on: March 7, 2022

$14.5 Million in Funding Awarded to Support Maricopa County Job Seeker Initiatives

Job Seeker Initiatives

Investments Enhance Opportunities for Individuals to Join and Advance in Local Workforce

Phoenix, Ariz. (Mar. 7, 2022)  – Job seekers in Maricopa County will benefit from more than $14.5 million in investments in job training, education, ...

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