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    child wearing a cloth face mask in school setting 
    Oct 13, 2020 - Department Homepage News Article Summary Goes Here 
    tucson meet yourself 2018 
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    Woman gets COVID-19 test 
    Sep 17, 2020 - Department Homepage News Article Summary Goes Here 
     
    Sep 15, 2020 - Halloween is a fun and beloved tradition but due to the ongoing pandemic, the Pima County Health Department is asking everyone in the county to celebrate Halloween this year in a manner that reduces the risk of spreading COVID-19. (Read more
     
    Sep 15, 2020 - Recommendations to be active through September 29, 2020 
    Bags of food to go. 
    Aug 17, 2020 - Board of Supervisors Delays Fee Increase to Help Restaurants 
     
    Aug 07, 2020 - Aug 07, 2020 - County and Arizona Department of Emergency and Military Affairs leading effort. 
    COVID testing 
    Aug 06, 2020 - The Pima County Health Department, City of Tucson, and Paradigm Laboratories will begin free COVID-19 tests Friday, August 7 at the Morris K. Udall Center, 7200 E. Tanque Verde Road. (Read more.)
     
    Masked man 
    Jul 31, 2020 - New early data suggest that the Pima County and Tucson mask requirements may be making a dent in the number of new COVID-19 cases in the region. (Read more.)
     
    Contact tracer 
    Jul 29, 2020 - Local contact tracing efforts will be increasing significantly this week as the Pima County Health Department and Maximus Health Services, Inc.’s expanded workforce begins making calls. (Read more.)
     
    COVID testing 
    Jul 28, 2020 - The Pima County Health Department will begin offering free COVID-19 saliva testing at Ellie Towne Flowing Wells Community Center, 1660 W. Ruthrauff Road, beginning Wednesday, July 29. (Read more.)
     
    COVID testing 
    Jul 10, 2020 - The Pima County Health Department and Paradigm Laboratories will begin free COVID-19 tests Monday, July 13 at the Kino Event Center, 2805 E. Ajo Way. Testing will be by appointment only. (Read more.)
     
    Contact tracer 
    Jul 07, 2020 - Pima County has chosen Maximus Health Services Inc. to increase local COVID-19 contact tracing efforts. (Read more.)
     
    Biodesign Institute 
    Jul 07, 2020 - Pima County will partner with the Arizona State University (ASU) Biodesign Institute to increase local COVID-19 testing. (Read more.) 
    Restaurant worker 
    Jul 01, 2020 - The Pima County Health Department today launched a substantial media campaign to help educate the public about how to find restaurants, pools and attractions that meet the Department’s COVID-19 operating requirements. (Read more.) 
    Restaurant 
    Jun 25, 2020 - To help businesses in the downtown Business Improvement District overcome financial, marketing and operational challenges resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic, the Downtown Tucson Partnership has teamed up with Pima County to create the Downtown Outdoor Café Grant and Downtown Rebound Grant Programs. (Read more.) 
    Restaurant kitchen 
    Jun 24, 2020 - Pima County and Downtown Tucson Partnership are teaming up to procure Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for local downtown businesses in the Business Improvement District (BID) in an effort to speed their recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. (Read more