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City of Phoenix Enacts Changes to City Services as Response to Coronavirushttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/em-and-hs/1032Emergency Management & Homeland Security3/13/2020 9:00:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/1032/Coronavirus_PHXNewsroom.jpgCity of Phoenix Enacts Changes to City Services as Response to Coronavirus<div class="ExternalClass4D598E20ADEF4656AFCDEB9FEEC6E3A6"><html> <h3> <a href="/newsroom/em-and-hs/1054" target="_blank">Please See Updated Information About Impacted Services</a> <br> </h3>The information on this page was valid at time of publication, but is now outdated. Please see the <a href="/newsroom/em-and-hs/1054" target="_blank">current City of Phoenix Impacted Service page for up-to-date information.​</a><br><br><br><br><br style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);"><br style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);"><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">In response to worldwide developments surrounding the Coronavirus, including the President of the United States declaring a national emergency, the city of Phoenix is taking action to ensure the safety and well-being of Phoenix's residents, businesses, visitors and its own employees. </span><br style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);"><br style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);"><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">These actions are the result of lengthy discussions with city leaders from all departments and at all levels. These decisions were also made based on guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Arizona Department of Health Services and the Maricopa County Public Health Department. The goal is to reduce the possibility of community spread of Coronavirus by reducing large group gatherings and encouraging the use of “social distancing."</span><br style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);"><br style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);"><strong style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY:</strong><br style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);"><br style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);"><strong style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">Temporary closures, suspensions and cancellations:</strong><br style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);"><ul><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">Human Services:</span></li><ul><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">All 15 city Senior Centers are closed: details on lunch service will be provided to each Senior Center member</span></li><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">VITA – Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program: Details on which locations are closed will be on the city website </span><a target="_blank" href="/"><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">Phoenix.gov</span></a></li><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">Head Start home visits are suspended</span></li></ul><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">Parks & Recreation: All classes and programs at recreation and community centers are suspended, although community centers remain open. This includes: </span></li><ul><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">Youth and Adult Sports Leagues </span></li><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">Adaptive Recreation </span></li><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">PAC Afterschool programs located in school districts that have suspended school operations</span></li></ul><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">All Library in-branch programs are either suspended or cancelled during this time, although buildings remain open</span></li><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">Office of Youth and Education's AARP literary programs are cancelled</span></li><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">Community Meetings and Outreach Events in city buildings are temporarily suspended and city staff will not be attending community meetings during this time</span></li><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">Large gatherings: It is recommended that all large gatherings on city property be postponed </span></li><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">The Convention Center, Municipal Court and Aviation will make business decisions based on their contractual or other oversight governance</span></li><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">In-person Service Offered at City Facilities: Recommendations are to use as much online services as possible where available</span></li><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">Other than Senior Centers, all city facilities are currently open</span></li></ul><strong style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">The following areas are open, but being evaluated daily:</strong><br style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);"><ul><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">City Hall and other city facility services </span></li><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">Libraries</span></li><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">Parks recreation centers </span></li><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);"><span style="">City Services Customer Pay Stations</span><br style=""></span></li><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">Family Advocacy Center </span></li><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">One Stop Career Services </span></li><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">City Council meetings and Boards and Commission meetings including limitations on public attendance</span></li></ul><strong style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">City services currently continuing to operate:</strong><br style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);"><ul><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">Online services </span></li><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">Police, Fire and 911 </span></li><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">Trash and recycling services </span></li><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">Water and wastewater </span></li><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">Planning and Development services </span></li><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">Public Transit including Dial-a-Ride </span></li><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">Street Maintenance </span></li><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">Finance and Procurement </span></li><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">Human Resources </span></li><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">Outdoor city parks </span></li></ul><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">The following resources are available for the public to keep connected with essential city services:</span><br style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);"><ul><li><a target="_blank" href="/newsroom"><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">Phoenix.gov/Newsroom</span></a><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">: The city's own news website where updates will be posted as they happen.</span><br style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);"></li><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">Social Media: Information will be updated regularly on </span><a target="_blank" href="https://www.facebook.com/cityofphoenixaz"><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">Facebook</span></a><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);"> and </span><a target="_blank" href="https://www.twitter.com/cityofphoenixaz"><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">Twitter</span></a></li><li><a target="_blank" href="/atyourservice"><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">Phoenix.gov/AtYourService</span></a><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">: The city's online portal to access and make requests for many city services.​</span><br style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);"></li><li><a target="_blank" href="/"><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">Phoenix.gov</span></a><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">: The homepage for all Phoenix departments </span></li><li><a target="_blank" href="/phxtv?FilterCategory=Title&FilterValue=PHXTV%20Live%20Stream&"><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">Phoenix.gov/PHXTV</span></a><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">: The city's 24-hour streaming service broadcasting programming from PHXTV, the city's own TV channel.​</span><br style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);"></li><li><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">311 Assistance: The city has activated a 311-system to answer questions. People should call 602-262-3111</span></li></ul><p><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">In addition, the city's Human Resources Department is working with departments to encourage teleworking for city staff where applicable. </span><br style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);"><br style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);"><span style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);">The City's Office of Emergency Management continues to monitor the Coronavirus health emergency around the clock and will provide updates to city customers as they become available.​​</span><br style="color:rgb(127, 127, 127);"><br></p></html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/emergencyNewsem-and-hsCity of Phoenix Coronavirus GraphicEM & HS#ReadyPHX #PublicHealth #MaricopaHealthy @AZDHSPublic Health, Coronavirus, OSHEM, COVID-19, CDCMatt Heil602-697-7954602-534-0108matthew.heil@phoenix.govhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/MediaContact/Attachments/5/Matt_Heil.jpgPHX Communications Office602-262-7177contactus@phoenix.govhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/MediaContact/Attachments/47/CommOffice2.pngCityofPhoenixAZ

 

 

COVID-19 Information, Testing, Resources, and City Impactshttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/em-and-hs/1561Emergency Management & Homeland Security10/19/2021 4:00:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/1561/Newsroom_Combined.jpgCOVID-19 Information, Testing, Resources, and City Impacts<div class="ExternalClass82BCD81C521C464CB36137A2A443A2B4"><html> <p>​<strong>We're in this together!</strong> Looking for help? Find information related to the COVID-19 pandemic on this page. Residents with questions about city services and programs are encouraged to call <strong>(602) 262-3111</strong> or e-mail <a href="mailto:contactus@phoenix.gov" target="_blank">contactus@phoenix.gov</a>​. ​​​​​​​​Phoenix small businesses needing help can call the Phoenix Community and Economic Development hotline at <strong>(602) 262-5040</strong>.</p> <h3>Phoenix COVID-19 Testing and Select Vaccination Events<br></h3> <p> <a href="/newsroom/em-and-hs/1399" target="_blank">Find upcoming testing dates and locations, either on-site or with Phoenix's Mobile Testing Van. Select sites now also offer Vaccinations! Learn more.</a> </p><h3>Vaccine Fact Sheet</h3><p>Download information about the currently approved vaccines.<br><a href="/piosite/Documents/Vaccine-Fact-Sheet-English.pdf" target="_blank">Vaccine Fact Sheet - English (PDF)</a><br><a href="/piosite/Documents/Vaccine-Fact-Sheet-Spanish.pdf" target="_blank">Vaccine Fact Sheet - Spanish (PDF)</a><br><a href="/piosite/Documents/Vaccine-Fact-Sheet-Chinese.pdf" target="_blank">Vaccine Fact Sheet- Chinese (PDF)</a><br></p><h3>Masks Required in City Buildings Regardless of Vaccination Status</h3><p><a href="/newsroom/em-and-hs/1917" target="_blank">On May 19, 2021 the Phoenix City Council updated the Face Coverings information to automatically adjust with CDC guidance. On July 27, 2021, the CDC updated that guidance to require masking indoors in communities with substantial or high virus transmission rates, regardless of vaccination status. Effective Monday, August 2, 2021​, masks are required in all city buildings. As previously decided by the Council, private businesses may set their own policies regarding face coverings applicable to their employees and customers. </a>(<strong>Note: </strong>The airport and public transit remain covered by the Federal mask mandate.) <br></p><h3>Downtown Phoenix Buildings Are “By Appointment Only”​<br></h3><p>​<a target="_blank" href="/newsroom/public-works/1084">Public access to the following downtown city of Phoenix buildings is currently by appointment only ​</a><br></p><span id="ms-rterangepaste-start"></span><p>Phoenix City Hall – 200 W. Washington St.<br>Calvin C. Goode Building – 251 W. Washington St.<br>Phoenix Public Transit Building – 302 N. First Ave​</p><span id="ms-rterangepaste-end"></span><p> </p> <h3>City of Phoenix Impacted City Services Update</h3> <p> <a href="/newsroom/em-and-hs/1054" target="_blank">Learn what's impacted with current city services. Learn more.</a> <br> </p> <h3>Coronavirus Business & Resident Resources </h3> <p> <a href="/resources" target="_blank">Additional resources for Phoenix businesses, the workforce, and residents relating to COVID-19. Learn more.</a> <br> </p> <h3>Coronavirus Relief Fund (CRF) Strategic Plan</h3> <p> <a href="/COVIDrelief" target="_blank">Information and updates on the Coronavirus Relief Fund (CRF) Strategic Plan funded by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. Learn more.</a> ​<br> </p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/emergencyNews
Phoenix COVID-19 Testing and Select Vaccination Eventshttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/em-and-hs/1399Emergency Management & Homeland Security10/19/2021 4:00:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/1399/Newsroom_Virus_Testing.jpgPhoenix COVID-19 Testing and Select Vaccination Events<div class="ExternalClassB5040717F89544C6A2FAAAA1192D96DE"><html> <div class="ExternalClassFA4EFB964BD142158CA446F5807F9C77"> <br> <h2>​COVID-19 Testing<br></h2><p>We're all in this together. <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/COVID19?src=hash" target="_blank">#COVID19</a> testing with no out-of-pocket cost. The city of #PHX now has two #COVID19 mobile testing vans out in the community. See also list of <a href="/newsroom/em-and-hs/1561" target="_blank">COVID-19 Information, Testing, Resources, and City Impacts.</a> </p><p style="margin:0px 0px 10px;line-height:1.6;"> <strong>Mobile Van #1: </strong><a href="https://vincerecancer.com/" target="_blank">Vincere Cancer Center</a><br></p><p style="margin:0px 0px 10px;line-height:1.6;"> <strong>Mobile Van #2: </strong><a href="https://premierlabsolutions.com/covid-19/phoenix" target="_blank">Premier Lab Solutions</a><br></p><h2> Vaccinations<br></h2><p>Select events marked with <strong><span style="color:#0066cc;">Testing & Vaccination Event</span></strong> offer COVID-19 tests and vaccines! For other vaccine locations see <a target="_blank" href="https://www.maricopa.gov/5659/COVID-19-Vaccine-Locations">Maricopa County Vaccine Finder</a> and <a target="_blank" href="https://www.vaccines.gov/search/">Vaccines.gov seach</a>.<br><span style="background-color:window;color:windowtext;font-size:10pt;">​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​</span></p><h3>Tuesday, October 19, 2021<br></h3><p><strong>Mobile Van #1.</strong> Chicanos Por La Causa<br><strong><span style="color:#0066cc;">Testing & Vaccination Event</span></strong><br> 6850 W Indian School Road, Phoenix, AZ 85033<br> 1:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.<br>Register at: <a target="_blank" href="https://vincerecancer.com/">https://vincerecancer.com</a></p><h3>Wednesday, October 20, 2021<br></h3><p><strong>Mobile Van #2.</strong> Cholla Library<br> 10050 N Metro Pkwy E., Phoenix, AZ 85051<br> 1:00 - 7:00 p.m.<br>Register at: <a target="_blank" href="https://premierlabsolutions.com/covid-19/phoenix">https://premierlabsolutions.com/covid-19/phoenix</a></p><h3>Thursday, October 21, 2021<br></h3><p><strong>Mobile Van #1.</strong> Paradise Valley Park<br> 17642 N. 40th St., Phoenix, AZ 85032<br> 7:15 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.<br>Register at: <a target="_blank" href="https://vincerecancer.com/">https://vincerecancer.com</a></p><h3>Friday, October 22, 2021<br></h3><p><strong>Mobile Van #1.</strong> Emmett McLoughlin Community Training & Education Center<br> 1150 S. 7th Ave.. Phoenix, AZ 85007<br> 7:15 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.<br>Register at: <a target="_blank" href="https://vincerecancer.com/">https://vincerecancer.com</a></p><h3>Saturday, October 23, 2021<br></h3><p><strong>Mobile Van #1.</strong> El Prado Park<br> 6428 S. 19th Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85041<br> 7:15 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.<br>Register at: <a target="_blank" href="https://vincerecancer.com/">https://vincerecancer.com</a></p><p><strong>Mobile Van #2.</strong> Washington Park<br> 6655 N 23rd Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85015<br> 7:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.<br>Register at: <a target="_blank" href="https://premierlabsolutions.com/covid-19/phoenix">https://premierlabsolutions.com/covid-19/phoenix</a></p><h3>Monday, October 25, 2021<br></h3><p><strong>Mobile Van #1.</strong> Western Star Park<br> 4425 E. Western Star Blvd., Phoenix, AZ 85044<br> 7:15 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.<br>Register at: <a target="_blank" href="https://vincerecancer.com/">https://vincerecancer.com</a></p><p><strong>Mobile Van #2.</strong> Santa Maria Park<br> 3425 S 71st Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85043<br> 7:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.<br>Register at: <a target="_blank" href="https://premierlabsolutions.com/covid-19/phoenix">https://premierlabsolutions.com/covid-19/phoenix</a></p><h3>Tuesday, October 26, 2021<br></h3><p><strong>Mobile Van #1.</strong> Uncle Sam's<br><strong><span style="color:#0066cc;">Testing & Vaccination Event</span></strong><br> 3217 E Shea Blvd., Phoenix, AZ 85028<br> 1:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.<br>Register at: <a target="_blank" href="https://vincerecancer.com/">https://vincerecancer.com</a></p><h3>Wednesday, October 27, 2021<br></h3><p><strong>Mobile Van #2.</strong> James Sandoval Preparatory High School/Epworth United Methodist Church<br> 4802 N 59th Ave., Phoenix AZ 85033<br>1:00  - 7:00 p.m.<br>Register at: <a target="_blank" href="https://premierlabsolutions.com/covid-19/phoenix">https://premierlabsolutions.com/covid-19/phoenix</a></p><h3>Thursday, October 28, 2021<br></h3><p><strong>Mobile Van #1.</strong> El Reposo Park<br> 502 E. Alta Vista Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85042<br> 7:15 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.<br>Register at: <a target="_blank" href="https://vincerecancer.com/">https://vincerecancer.com</a></p><h3>Friday, October 29, 2021<br></h3><p><strong>Mobile Van #1.</strong> Falcon Park<br> 3420 W. Roosevelt St., Phoenix, AZ 85009<br> 7:15 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.<br>Register at: <a target="_blank" href="https://vincerecancer.com/">https://vincerecancer.com</a></p><h3>Saturday, October 30, 2021<br></h3><p><strong>Mobile Van #1.</strong> Washington Park<br> 6655 N. 23rd Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85015<br> 7:15 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.<br>Register at: <a target="_blank" href="https://vincerecancer.com/">https://vincerecancer.com</a></p><p><strong>Mobile Van #2.</strong> Cesar Chavez Library<br> 3635 W Baseline Road, Laveen, AZ 85339<br> 7:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.<br>Register at: <a target="_blank" href="https://premierlabsolutions.com/covid-19/phoenix">https://premierlabsolutions.com/covid-19/phoenix</a></p> ​<br></div> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/emergencyNews
New Online Art Map Now Availablehttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/arts-and-culture/2109Arts and Culture10/18/2021 5:00:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/2109/Newsroom_Arts_101.pngNew Online Art Map Now Available<div class="ExternalClass14AC870A88DF4FEBA7D99BA8EE8BCEE0"><html> <div>​The City of Phoenix Office of Arts and Culture’s new online Public Art Map is up and ready for self-guided tours. It features more than 200 major public art projects created throughout Phoenix by the city’s award-winning Public Art Program. <br></div> <div> <br> </div> <div>Each point on the map contains a description highlighting key information about the artist and project. The works range from pedestrian bridges, underpasses, streetscapes, community water facilities and canal projects to monumental indoor and outdoor sculptures, and artist-designed terrazzo floors and installations at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. </div> <div> <br> </div> <div>“Art is everywhere, and now Phoenix residents and visitors have the opportunity to explore the city’s public art collection,” said Mitch Menchaca, director of the Phoenix Office of Arts and Culture. “They can visit these iconic pieces or learn about them without having to leave home. These pieces belong to the community, and we are thrilled to provide this kind of access and information to the public.”</div> <div> <br> </div> <div>The map is available on the web, and via your mobile device. Find the public art near you at www.phoenix.gov/arts/publicartmap.  </div> <div> <br> </div> <div>The Phoenix Office of Arts and Culture was established in 1985 to champion and sustain the City's arts and culture community to make Phoenix a great place to live, work, and visit. The Public Art Program was created to build a more beautiful and vibrant city.  Since its inception, it has created more than 200 major projects and become a national leader by involving artists with other design professionals to create a wide range of public buildings, spaces and infrastructure.<br></div> <div> <br> </div> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/artsNews

 

 

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