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    Restaurant kitchen 
    Jun 24, 2020 - El Condado Pima y la asociación “Downtown Tucson Partnership” se unirán para obtener Equipo de Protección Personal (PPE por sus siglas en inglés) para las empresas locales ubicadas en el centro de Tucson dentro del Distrito de Mejoras Empresariales (BID por sus siglas en inglés) con el fin de acelerar su recuperación de la pandemia COVID-19. 
    Board of Supervisors meeting 
    Jun 22, 2020 - La Junta de Supervisores del Condado Pima, el 19 de junio, votó 3-2 para declarar una resolución de protección de salud pública en todo el condado que requiera el uso de máscaras en público si no se pueden mantener 6 pies de distancia física.  
    Board meeting 
    Jun 22, 2020 - The Pima County Board of Supervisors June 19 voted 3-2 to enact a countywide public health protection resolution requiring the wearing of face coverings when in public if 6 feet of physical distancing cannot be maintained. (Read more.) 
    Hownd graphic 
    Jun 19, 2020 - El Condado Pima y la Ciudad de Tucson se han asociado con Hownd, una plataforma de marketing en línea, en un programa de cupones digitales que estará disponible de forma gratuita para las empresas locales que han sido impactados por los efectos de COVID-19. 
    Hownd graphic 
    Jun 19, 2020 - Pima County and the City of Tucson have partnered with Hownd, an online marketing platform, on a digital voucher program that will be available free to local businesses navigating the effects of COVID-19. (Read more.) 
    Board of Supervisors 
    Jun 18, 2020 - La Junta de Supervisores del Condado Pima tendrá reunión especial el viernes 19 de junio. 
    Bighorn Fire 
    Jun 17, 2020 - La Cruz Roja Americana, en colaboración con el Departamento de Salud del Condado Pima, están trabajando para brindar apoyo a los damnificados por el incendio “Bighorn.”  
    B2B logo 
    Jun 17, 2020 - El Subcomité Camino Hacia la Recuperación del Condado Pima se reunirá el viernes 19 de junio. 
    Bighorn fire 
    Jun 17, 2020 - The American Red Cross with the Pima County Health Department are working together to support residents affected by the Bighorn Fire. (Read more.) 
    B2B logo 
    Jun 17, 2020 - The Pima County Back to Business Road to Recovery subcommittee will meet Friday, June 19. (Read more.) 
    Board of Supervisors 
    Jun 17, 2020 - The Pima County Board of Supervisors will hold a special meeting Friday, June 19, at 3 p.m. in the Board Hearing Room, 130 W. Congress St. (Read more.) 
    Temperature check 
    May 29, 2020 - Una encuesta dirigida por el Condado Pima que cubre las prioridades de la comunidad para la reapertura de negocios durante la pandemia COVID-19 mostró un apoyo abrumador para el saneamiento y la salud de los empleados y consumidores. 
    Temperature check 
    May 29, 2020 - A Pima County-led survey covering community priorities for business reopening during the COVID-19 pandemic showed overwhelming support for sanitation, and employee and consumer health. (Read more.) 
    Hospital equipment 
    May 27, 2020 - El condado Pima ha actualizado una página web, la cual permita a los funcionarios de salud monitorear los criterios que se tienen que cumplir para reducir restricciones de distanciamiento físico durante la pandemia de COVID-19.  
    Hospital equipment 
    May 27, 2020 - Pima County has updated a webpage allowing health officials to monitor the criteria that must be met in order reduce physical distancing restrictions during the COVID-19 pandemic. (Read more.) 
    Brandi Fenton Park 
    May 26, 2020 - Piscinas y salpicaduras o chapoteos permanecen cerradas debido a la pandemia.  
    Brandi Fenton Park 
    May 26, 2020 - Pools and splash pads remain closed due to pandemic. read more... 
    Table of food 
    May 22, 2020 - La Junta de Supervisores del Condado Pima, en una reunión especial del 19 de mayo, votó 3-2 para revisar las reglas para las medidas de protección que algunas empresas deben seguir durante la pandemia. 
    Table of food 
    May 22, 2020 - The Pima County Board of Supervisors at a special meeting May 19 voted 3-2 to revise rules for protective measures some businesses should follow during a pandemic. (Read more.) 
    food inspectors 
    May 19, 2020 - El departamento de salud del condado Pima, por medio de su proceso de inspección, alienta a todos los restaurantes, albercas, gimnasios, centros de acondicionamiento físico, hoteles y resorts y otras empresas incluidas en la proclamación del 13 de mayo de la junta de supervisores del condado Pima a adoptar estándares mínimos de salud pública y seguridad durante la pandemia. 
    Food inspection 
    May 19, 2020 - The Pima County Health Department is encouraging through its inspection process all area restaurants, pools, gyms, fitness centers, hotels and resorts and other business covered by the May 13 Pima County Board of Supervisors Proclamation to adopt minimum standards of public health and safety during the pandemic. (Read more.) 
    Board of Supervisors 
    May 15, 2020 - El público puede participar en persona bajo las pautas COVID-19 
    pills 
    May 15, 2020 - El Departamento de Salud del Condado Pima envió una alerta a los proveedores de salud conductual y de la comunidad el 15 de mayo, notificándoles sobre un aumento en las muertes por sobredosis de fentanilo, pidiéndoles que estén alertas y brindando una lista de acciones específicas pueden tomar para ayudar a frenar el aumento. 
    Board of Supervisors 
    May 15, 2020 - Members of the public may participate in person under COVID-19 guidelines at the 9 a.m. meeting. (Read more.) 
    pills 
    May 15, 2020 - Fentanyl is extremely potent, frequently leading to accidental overdose. (Read more.) 
    Bike racks 
    May 14, 2020 - Biblioteca del condado Pima proyecta abrir algunas sucursales con horarios limitados  
    bike racks 
    May 14, 2020 - Beginning Monday, May 18, many Pima County Public Libraries will reopen for public use. The Libraries plan to open to public at 10 a.m. (Read more.) 
    Kid in pool 
    May 13, 2020 - El Departamento de Recursos Naturales, Parques y Recreación abrirá dos de sus instalaciones de campo de tiro este sábado 16 de mayo. 
    Shooter at range 
    May 13, 2020 - El Departamento de Recursos Naturales, Parques y Recreación abrirá dos de sus instalaciones de campo de tiro este sábado 16 de mayo.  
    Kid at pool 
    May 13, 2020 - Pima County Natural Resources, Parks and Recreation will not yet open pools and splash pads, despite the lifting of restrictions announced today by Arizona Governor Doug Ducey. (read more
    Shooter at range 
    May 13, 2020 - Pima County Natural Resources, Parks and Recreation will open two of its shooting range facilities this Saturday, May 16. (Read more.) 
    Food service workers 
    May 11, 2020 - The Pima County Health Department has sent all restaurants and other facilities with on-premises dining 17 protective measures they should adopt for dine-in services during the pandemic. Read more
    Food service workers 
    May 11, 2020 - World View has pivoted its operations to become a Cinderella of sorts, creating isolation gowns for Pima County healthcare workers. Read more. 
    Comida 
    May 07, 2020 - Albergue de animales repartirá bolsas de alimentos de un galón para mascotas a familias afectadas por COVID-19  
    dog food 
    May 07, 2020 - Animal shelter to hand out 1-gallon bags of pet food for families impacted by COVID-19. Read more
    COVID-19 
    Apr 29, 2020 - El diseño de la sala de redacción de COVID-19, tanto en inglés como en español, ha cambiado para facilitar su navegación y encontrar un sinnúmero de información sobre la mitigación y gestión de COVID-19. 
    Dr. Theresa Cullen 
    Apr 29, 2020 - El Administrador del condado Pima, Chuck Huckelberry, anunció el 24 de abril la contratación de la Dra. Theresa Cullen como la nueva directora del Departamento de Salud del Condado a partir del 1º de junio. 
    CDC file: Coronavirus 
    Apr 29, 2020 - The design of the COVID-19 newsrooms, in English and Spanish, have changed to make it easier to navigate and find myriad information about COVID-19 mitigation and management. 
    Dr. Theresa Cullen 
    Apr 29, 2020 - Pima County Administrator Chuck Huckelberry today announced the hiring of Dr. Theresa Cullen as the new County Public Health Director, effective June 1. Read more.  
    File 
    Apr 27, 2020 - El departamento de recursos naturales, parques y recreación del condado Pima ha pospuesto inscripciones para programas de verano en siete de sus centros comunitarios. Leer más
    Kids playing 
    Apr 27, 2020 - Pima County Natural Resources, Parks and Recreation has postponed registration for summer programs at seven of its community centers. Read more. 
    Healthcare facility 
    Apr 25, 2020 - Data shines light on early cases of COVID-19 in Pima County. Read more.  
    Centro Medico 
    Apr 25, 2020 - Los datos publicados por el departamento de salud del condado Pima pintan un cuadro más claro del brote del coronavirus en nuestra comunidad.  
    Eckstrom Library 
    Apr 24, 2020 - All 26 branches of the Pima County Library are closed, but the free WIFI remains on. Read more.  
    Biblioteca del Condado Pima 
    Apr 24, 2020 - Las 26 sucursales de la Biblioteca del Condado Pima están cerradas, pero el WIFI gratuito permanece encendido. 
    Sahuarita Food Bank 
    Apr 22, 2020 - $315,000 will go to support, sustain and expand local food security programs. Read more. 
    FIle: kitchen 
    Apr 22, 2020 - The Community Action Agency adds staff to serve those seeking aid from the COVID-19 Rental Eviction Assistance Program. 
    Pima Works 
    Apr 22, 2020 - Policy change for relief checks that impacts those receiving Social Security, Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), Supplemental Security Income, others 
    cocina 
    Apr 22, 2020 - La agencia de acción comunitaria agrega personal para servir a las personas en busca de asistencia por medio del programa de asistencia para la prevención del desalojo. Leer más
    Pima Works 
    Apr 22, 2020 - Cambio de política para cheques de auxilio afecta a personas que reciben seguro social, seguro social por incapacidad, ingreso de seguridad suplementario, y más. Leer más
    File: Joel D. Valdez Library 
    Apr 20, 2020 - Library staffer stand ready to offer help with digital services, research, recommendations and much more. 
    File: Joel D. Valdez Library 
    Apr 20, 2020 - Las sucursales de la biblioteca publica del condado Pima permanecen cerradas, pero hay bastantes servicios disponibles en línea y mucho más.  
    File: Pima County dome 
    Apr 17, 2020 - The Pima County Workforce Investment Board met virtually for the first time Friday, with an emphasis on changes to community services programs in the past month and planning for an economic recovery following the COVID-19 pandemic. 
    File: Pima County dome 
    Apr 17, 2020 - Se reunió la junta directiva de inversión de la fuerza laboral (WIB por sus siglas en inglés) del condado Pima por primera vez viernes, con un énfasis en cambios a los programas de servicios comunitarios durante el mes pasado y planeación para la recuperación económica después de la pandemia COVID-19. 
    File: Pima County One-Stop 
    Apr 16, 2020 - The Pima County Dislocated Worker Hotline seeks to help with more than just guidance with Arizona unemployment benefits. 
    Pima County One-Stop 
    Apr 16, 2020 - La Línea Directa de Trabajadores Desplazados del Condado Pima está asistiendo de muchas otras maneras además de guiar con los beneficios de desempleo de Arizona. 
    File: laptop 
    Apr 15, 2020 - The Arizona Department of Economic Security (DES) last week distributed more than $26.9 million in Unemployment Insurance after a record number of Arizonans applied for unemployment benefits related to the COVID-19 pandemic.  
    File: trabajo 
    Apr 15, 2020 - El departamento de seguridad económica de Arizona (DES por sus siglas en inglés) distribuyó la semana pasada más de $26.9 millones en pagos de seguro de desempleo a Arizonenses. 
    Wick Communications Logo 
    Apr 14, 2020 - The parent company of the Green Valley News/Sahuarita Sun has established a $500,000 community grant program to assist locally-owned businesses during the COVID-19 crisis. Businesses may apply for a dollar-for-dollar advertising/marketing matching grant ranging from $200 to $10,000.  
    File: Tucson skyline 
    Apr 14, 2020 - Locally operated small businesses can apply online through April 17 for a temporary funding assistance program approved by the Rio Nuevo District Board. 
    File: Gov. Doug Ducey 
    Apr 14, 2020 - Governor Doug Ducey asked leaders from Arizona’s lodging and business communities to provide their feedback on a plan for economic recovery. 
    File: Historic County Courthhouse 
    Apr 14, 2020 - Many programs and services have been postponed or cancelled as part of the continuing effort to slow the spread of COVID-19. 
    File: downtown Tucson 
    Apr 14, 2020 - Empresas locales pueden aplicar en línea hasta al 17 de abril para recibir asistencia económica temporal aprobada por el consejo del distrito Rio Nuevo.  
    Wick Communications  
    Apr 14, 2020 - La compañía “WICK Communications” ha establecido un programa comunitario de subvenciones de $500,000 para brindar apoyo a las empresas locales durante le crisis COVID-19.  
    El gobernador Doug Ducey 
    Apr 14, 2020 - El gobernador Doug Ducey pidió a los líderes de las comunidades de hospedaje y empresariales de Arizona que proporcionaran retroalimentación sobre un plan para la recuperación económica. 
    File: downtown Tucson 
    Apr 14, 2020 - Empresas locales pueden aplicar en línea hasta al 17 de abril para recibir asistencia económica temporal aprobada por el consejo del distrito Rio Nuevo.  
    File: medical equipment 
    Apr 13, 2020 - New DHS Map reveals where concentrations of people who tested positive live – not necessarily where someone is at higher risk of coming in contact with the virus.  
    Supermercado. 
    Apr 13, 2020 - El departamento de seguridad económica ha hecho los cambios varios. 
    Tucson Shops Tucson 
    Apr 13, 2020 - Small businesses need our help, and you can help by checking out the Tucson Shops Tucson marketplace that went live this week. Buy now. Gift later. Shop local.  
    Work 
    Apr 13, 2020 - Jobs are for workers who can assist with disaster relief. 
    File: Grocery store 
    Apr 13, 2020 - Here is a resource about changes in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 
    File: equipo medico 
    Apr 13, 2020 - El nuevo sistema de mapas del Departmento de salud revela dónde viven las concentraciones de personas que dieron positivo en la prueba, no necesariamente dónde alguien tiene un mayor riesgo de entrar en contacto con el virus. 
    Pima County One-Stop 
    Apr 13, 2020 - A handy guide on how to get started and changes to benefits that you need to know. 
    Tucson Shops Tucson logo 
    Apr 13, 2020 - Las pequeñas empresas necesitan nuestra ayuda, y ahora puede ayudar visitando el mercado virtual Tucson Shops Tucson, lo cual se puso en marcha esta semana.  
    Pima County One-Stop 
    Apr 13, 2020 - Aproximadamente 250,000 Arizonenses perdieron su empleo, según la escuela de negocios “Eller” de la Universidad de Arizona.  
    Trabajo 
    Apr 13, 2020 - La administración de pequeñas empresas de los E.U. está contratando personal para asistir en los esfuerzos de ayuda para desastres. 
    Supermercado. 
    Apr 13, 2020 - El departamento de seguridad económica ha hecho los cambios varios. 
    TCC exercise class 
    Apr 09, 2020 - El grupo Tucson Cancer Conquerors ha comenzado clases de ejercicios en línea a través de Facebook Live and Zoom durante la pandemia COVID-19. 
    TCC exercise class 
    Apr 09, 2020 - Tucson Cancer Conquerors group will hold online exercise classes through Facebook Live and Zoom. 
    programa deportivo de tiro  
    Apr 03, 2020 - Efectivo el lunes 6 de abril, y hasta nuevo aviso. 
    File: Shooting sports 
    Apr 03, 2020 - Closures take effect April 6. 
    File: WIC program staffers 
    Apr 03, 2020 - Layoffs and business closures that have accompanied the COVID-19 pandemic likely mean more people are WIC-eligible. 
    File: table of food 
    Apr 02, 2020 - Almost two-thirds of the County’s 2,500 restaurants and bars are locally owned. 
    File: Pima County dome 
    Mar 31, 2020 - En cumplimiento de la Orden Ejecutiva Quédate en Casa del Gobernador Doug Ducey el 30 de marzo, el Condado implemento hoy su plan para reducir su fuerza laboral a aquellos empleados esenciales para operaciones críticas y para la respuesta COVID-19.  
    File: Food Bank volunteers 
    Mar 31, 2020 - The website, pima.gov/COVID19Volunteer directs volunteers to the Arizona Emergency System for the Advance Registration of Volunteer Health Professionals. Individuals with medical training are particularly in demand. 
    File: Pima County dome 
    Mar 31, 2020 - In compliance with Gov. Doug Ducey’s March 30 Stay Home Executive Order, the County today implemented its plan to reduce its workforce to those essential for critical operations and for the COVID-19 response. 
    File: Abrams Public Health Center 
    Mar 29, 2020 - El hombre tenía condiciones subyacentes que lo hicieron en alto riesgo de enfermedad grave  
    File: Abrams Public Health Center 
    Mar 29, 2020 - The man suffered from underlying conditions that put him at high risk 
    File: COVID Virus 
    Mar 28, 2020 - Información limitada publicada para proteger la privacidad, la familia. 
    File: COVID Virus 
    Mar 28, 2020 - Limited information released to protect privacy, family 
    File: Construction 
    Mar 27, 2020 - Website addresses economic disruption caused by COVID-19 
    File: Coronavirus  
    Mar 27, 2020 - Latest cases are man and woman, both in their 80s. 
    File: park ramada 
    Mar 27, 2020 - Closure will be effective March 30. 
    File: Telephone 
    Mar 26, 2020 - Workforce development specialists will refer job-seekers to open employment listings and provide guidance on navigating the unemployment insurance application process. 
    COVID-19 closeup 
    Mar 26, 2020 - Person was a man in his 70s with other health conditions that may have put him at higher risk. 
    File: Board of Supervisors 
    Mar 26, 2020 - Action follows March 19 order limiting all restaurants in the unincorporated County to delivery or take-out service, and closed numerous types of businesses, including bars, bowling alleys, yoga studios, and gyms. 
    CDC: COVID under microscope 
    Mar 23, 2020 - Health officials urge community to take precautions to slow the spread of the virus. 
    File: Doctor and patient 
    Mar 22, 2020 - Total is effective March 22. 
    File: job fair 
    Mar 21, 2020 - The Pima County One-Stop Career Center is ramping up its response to laid-off employees and business owners seeking workers in the wake of workforce changes due to local and state actions taken to slow the spread of COVID-19. 
    COVID-19 under microscope 
    Mar 20, 2020 - The new case is a woman in her 60s who is isolating and not hospitalized. 
    File: The Loop 
    Mar 20, 2020 - NRPR-operated natural resource parks, urban parks and river parks, and associated facilities are expected to remain open 
    File: Coronavirus  
    Mar 19, 2020 - Visit our COVID-19 webpage for the latest news. 
    Stock photo: Piggy Bank 
    Mar 19, 2020 - The loans may be used to pay fixed debts, payroll, accounts payable and other bills bills that can’t be paid because of the disaster’s impact.  
    File: food 
    Mar 19, 2020 - Action in effect at 8 p.m., March 19.  
    File: Library stacks 
    Mar 17, 2020 - All public library branches and bookdrops closed March 17 based on recommendations by the Arizona Library Association as well as guidance from the Centers for Disease Control. 
    Hand washing 
    Mar 16, 2020 - Four (4) COVID-19 Cases in Pima County 
    Election Day 
    Mar 16, 2020 - The Presidential Preference Election, to be held March 17 by Arizona’s Democratic Party, will have a reduced number of polling places by law. Read more
    File: Bob England, M.D. 
    Mar 15, 2020 - Case is the first case confirmed by a private testing lab.  
    File: Coronavirus  
    Mar 13, 2020 - Officials are investigating a case currently receiving care at a local hospital  
    File: Bob England, M.D. 
    Mar 09, 2020 - The resident recently returned from a trip where the virus had become widespread.