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Pueblo Grande Museum Reopens!https://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/pueblo-grande-museum/1992Pueblo Grande Museum7/16/2021 6:00:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/1992/Newsroom_Parks_001.jpgPueblo Grande Museum Reopens!<div class="ExternalClassF6CCE9FCE8914C979E7A1C032EB829BC"><html> <p></p> <span style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;">Pueblo Grande Museum and Archaeological Park will reopen on July 20, 2021 at 75% capacity! After a year of being closed due to COVID-19 restrictions, we would like to welcome our guests to join us in our newly renovated and air-conditioned galleries! We encourage you to come early if you would like to enjoy a stroll through the ancient village site of Pueblo Grande. Explore our galleries to learn about the ancestral O’odham, the science of archaeology, and the history of this special place. </span><br style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;"><span style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;"> </span><br style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;"><span style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;"> The Museum will reopen with a beautiful new exhibition, <em>Rights and Resilience: Celebrating Native American Women</em>. This powerful exhibition is devoted solely to Native American women who fight for their people, their place, and their heritage. Rights and Resilience will be on view in the newly renovated Community Gallery and will be open to the public until September 19th, 2021. Despite warfare, cultural assimilation, and persecution these resilient women inspire fresh perspectives and thoughtful conversations and embody continuity.<em> Rights and Resilience</em> exhibit features ethnographic objects and several powerful artworks from contemporary artists. This exhibition also presents a virtual program, which features a special visitor and indigenous women’s rights advocate, Rosetta Walker, who stopped by the show and spoke with Exhibit Designer Kim Nishihara about the powerful messages included in the exhibit. You can watch the interview on the museum’s YouTube Channel </span><a target="_blank" href="https://youtu.be/My0CmAJg7rQ"><span style="font-size:14.6667px;">here</span></a><span style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;">. Come see the exhibition before it leaves in September! Exhibit entry is included with general museum admission.</span><br style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;"><span style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;"> </span><br style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;"><span style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;"> We also have an archaeological park and trail to explore! This fun outdoor trail is fully wheelchair accessible and great fun for the whole family. Due to the rise in heat this summer, we encourage you to bring water and a hat! ​</span><br style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;"><br style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;"><span style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;"> For more information about Pueblo Grande Museum's exhibits, visit </span><a href="/parks/arts-culture-history/pueblo-grande" target="_blank"><span style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;">PuebloGrande.com​</span></a><span style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;"> or call  602-495-0901.</span><br style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;"><br style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;"><strong style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;">GUIDELINES FOR YOUR VISIT</strong><br style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;"><strong style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;">Stay Home if You’re Sick </strong><br style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;"><span style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;">If you are showing COVID-19 symptoms, please stay home. This is critical to the health and safety of our staff and communities. </span><br style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;"><br style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;"><span style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;"> </span><strong style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;">Wear a Face Mask if You Are Not Vaccinated</strong><br style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;"><span style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;">Per city guidelines, masks are required for anyone who is not fully vaccinated. We have masks available for those who need them. </span><br style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;"><br style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;"><span style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;">-----</span><br style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;"><br style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;"><span style="font-family:Calibri;font-size:14.6667px;"> </span><div><p><span style="font-family:Calibri;"><span style="font-size:14.6667px;">Pueblo Grande Museum is located on a 1,000-year-old archaeological site once inhabited by the Ancestral Sonoran Desert People (Hohokam) located just minutes from downtown Phoenix next to Sky Harbor International Airport. This National Historic Landmark and Phoenix Point of Pride is the largest preserved archaeological site within Phoenix. Visitors can walk a 2/3-mile trail through a prehistoric archaeological village site to see a partially excavated platform mound, ballcourt and replica pit houses.</span><br></span></p></div> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/parks/arts-culture-history/pueblo-grandeNewspueblo-grande-museumRights & Resilience ExhibitPGM@PuebloGrandeMuseum #PGM #Archaeology #Museum #Park #Native #NativeArt #AZPreservationPueblo Grande Museum, Native American, Native Art, Museum, Archaeology, Preservation, Conservation, Archaeology ParkGregg Bach602-350-1506602-262-4994gregg.bach@phoenix.govhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/MediaContact/Attachments/22/Gregg_Bach.jpgpueblograndePhoto of the exhibit courtesy of Naomi Glenn

 

 

COVID-19 Information, Testing, Resources, and City Impactshttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/em-and-hs/1561Emergency Management & Homeland Security9/14/2021 4:30:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/1561/Newsroom_Combined.jpgCOVID-19 Information, Testing, Resources, and City Impacts<div class="ExternalClassEC903EAA2D734CA697F421C7EAED368C"><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 target="_blank" href="mailto:contactus@phoenix.gov">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 target="_blank" href="/newsroom/em-and-hs/1399">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 target="_blank" href="/piosite/Documents/Vaccine-Fact-Sheet-English.pdf">Vaccine Fact Sheet - English (PDF)</a><br><a target="_blank" href="/piosite/Documents/Vaccine-Fact-Sheet-Spanish.pdf">Vaccine Fact Sheet - Spanish (PDF)</a><br><a target="_blank" href="/piosite/Documents/Vaccine-Fact-Sheet-Chinese.pdf">Vaccine Fact Sheet- Chinese (PDF)</a><br></p><h3>Masks Required in City Buildings Regardless of Vaccination Status</h3><p><a target="_blank" href="/newsroom/em-and-hs/1917">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 href="/newsroom/public-works/1084" target="_blank">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 target="_blank" href="/newsroom/em-and-hs/1054">Learn what's impacted with current city services. Learn more.</a> <br> </p> <h3>Coronavirus Business & Resident Resources </h3> <p> <a target="_blank" href="/resources">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 target="_blank" href="/COVIDrelief">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 Security9/20/2021 4:15:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/1399/Newsroom_Virus_Testing.jpgPhoenix COVID-19 Testing and Select Vaccination Events<div class="ExternalClassFB79120DF51F4E3EAC5F328FEEBCCB3E"><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>Monday, September 20, 2021<br></h3><p><strong>Mobile Van #1.</strong> Isaac Middle School<br><strong><span style="color:#0066cc;">Testing & Vaccination Event</span></strong> 3402 W. McDowell Road. Phoenix<br>7:15 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.<br>Register at: <a href="https://vincerecancer.com/" target="_blank">https://vincerecancer.com</a></p><p><strong>Mobile Van #2.</strong> James Sandoval Preparatory High School/Epworth United Methodist Church<br><strong><span style="color:#0066cc;">Testing & Vaccination Event</span></strong><br> 4802 N 59th Ave., Phoenix AZ 85033<br> 7:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.<br>Register at: <a href="https://premierlabsolutions.com/covid-19/phoenix" target="_blank">https://premierlabsolutions.com/covid-19/phoenix</a></p><h3>Tuesday, September 21, 2021<br></h3><p><strong>Mobile Van #1.</strong> Uncle Sam's<br><strong><span style="color:#0066cc;">Testing & Vaccination Event</span></strong> 3217 E Shea Blvd., Phoenix, AZ 85028<br>1:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.<br>Register at: <a href="https://vincerecancer.com/" target="_blank">https://vincerecancer.com</a></p><h3>Wednesday, September 22, 2021<br></h3><p><strong>Mobile Van #2.</strong> El Reposo Park<br><strong><span style="color:#0066cc;">Testing & Vaccination Event</span></strong><br> 502 E Alta Vista Road, Phoenix AZ 85042<br> 1:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.<br>Register at: <a href="https://premierlabsolutions.com/covid-19/phoenix" target="_blank">https://premierlabsolutions.com/covid-19/phoenix</a></p><h3>Thursday, September 23, 2021<br></h3><p><strong>Mobile Van #1.</strong> Fry’s Food Store<br> 850 E. Hatcher Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85020<br> 7:15 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.<br>Register at: <a href="https://vincerecancer.com/" target="_blank">https://vincerecancer.com</a></p><h3>Friday, September 24, 2021<br></h3><p><strong>Mobile Van #1.</strong> Cholla Library<br><strong><span style="color:#0066cc;">Testing & Vaccination Event</span></strong> 10050 N. Metro Pkwy E. Phoenix, AZ 85051<br> 7:15 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.<br>Register at: <a href="https://vincerecancer.com/" target="_blank">https://vincerecancer.com</a></p><h3>Saturday, September 25, 2021<br></h3><p><strong>Mobile Van #1.</strong> Fry’s Food Store<br> 6601 W. Indian School Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85033<br> 7:15 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.<br>Register at: <a href="https://vincerecancer.com/" target="_blank">https://vincerecancer.com</a></p><p><strong>Mobile Van #2.</strong> Palo Verde Library<br><strong><span style="color:#0066cc;">Testing & Vaccination Event</span></strong><br> 4402 N 51st Ave., Phoenix AZ 85031<br> 7:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.<br>Register at: <a href="https://premierlabsolutions.com/covid-19/phoenix" target="_blank">https://premierlabsolutions.com/covid-19/phoenix</a></p><h3>Monday, September 27, 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 href="https://vincerecancer.com/" target="_blank">https://vincerecancer.com</a></p><p><strong>Mobile Van #2.</strong> Desert West Community Center<br><strong><span style="color:#0066cc;">Testing & Vaccination Event</span></strong><br> 6501 Virgina Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85035<br> 7:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.<br>Register at: <a href="https://premierlabsolutions.com/covid-19/phoenix" target="_blank">https://premierlabsolutions.com/covid-19/phoenix</a></p><h3>Tuesday, September 28, 2021<br></h3><p><strong>Mobile Van #1.</strong> Chicanos Por La Causa<br><strong><span style="color:#0066cc;">Testing & Vaccination Event</span></strong> 6850 W Indian School Road, Phoenix, AZ 85033<br> 1:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.<br>Register at: <a href="https://vincerecancer.com/" target="_blank">https://vincerecancer.com</a></p><h3>Wednesday, September 29, 2021<br></h3><p><strong>Mobile Van #2.</strong> Desert Sage Library<br><strong><span style="color:#0066cc;">Testing & Vaccination Event</span></strong><br> 7602 W Enancto Blvd., Phoenix AZ 85035<br> 1:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.<br>Register at: <a href="https://premierlabsolutions.com/covid-19/phoenix" target="_blank">https://premierlabsolutions.com/covid-19/phoenix</a></p><h3>Thursday, September 30, 2021<br></h3><p><strong>Mobile Van #1.</strong> Cortez Park<br> 3434 W. Dunlap, Phoenix, AZ 85051<br> 7:15 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.<br>Register at: <a href="https://vincerecancer.com/" target="_blank">https://vincerecancer.com</a></p> ​ ​ ​<br>​<br></div> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/emergencyNews
Phoenix Celebrates 2nd Annual Thank a Water Hero Day on September 23https://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/water-services/2072Water Services9/20/2021 7:07:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/2072/Newsroom_Water_058.jpgPhoenix Celebrates 2nd Annual Thank a Water Hero Day on September 23<div class="ExternalClass81F4EBBA98F14518AD8D4C342CCAF655"><html> <p>Phoenix Water will observe the second annual statewide campaign, Thank a Water Hero Day, on Sept. 23, 2021, to salute the heroic services water and wastewater professionals provide to the community. <br></p> <p>As millions of Americans continue to work remotely due to the ongoing pandemic, thousands of water employees in Phoenix and throughout Arizona leave their homes to carry out essential work that provides people with the most vital resource- water.  <span style="background-color:window;color:windowtext;font-size:10pt;">  </span></p> <p>"Providing water and wastewater services to our community is a high priority in our desert community. We are taking this day to thank our essential workers who are part of the backbone of this city," said Phoenix Mayor Kate Gallego. "They are work on the hottest summer days and through long overnight shifts; the work they do truly never stops. They deserve our recognition and appreciation today and every day." <br></p> <p>The Phoenix Water leadership team will visit many of the water and wastewater treatment plants, remote facilities, and meter yards to recognize and celebrate all employees during Thank a Water Hero Day. In addition, cities throughout the state are participating in the Thank a Water Hero Day celebration. <br></p> <p>"I could not be prouder of our Phoenix Water employees and their continued dedication during this unprecedented time. With the COVID pandemic altering our normal lives, I'm grateful for the opportunity to lead the more than 1,450 employees who never stop working to provide the essential lifeline to Phoenicians," said Water Services Director Troy Hayes. <br></p> <p>Join us in thanking our heroes on social media with the hashtags #ThankAWaterHero, #PhoenixWater, and #AZWaterHeroes.<br></p> <p>Media are invited to attend the various site visits.<br></p> <div>Media Contact: <br></div> <div>Athena Sanchez<br></div> <div>Public Information Officer, Phoenix Water <br></div> <div>Phone: (602)-621-0507</div> <div>Email: <a target="_blank" href="mailto:athena.sanchez@phoenix.gov" style="background-color:window;font-size:10pt;"><strong>athena.sanchez@phoenix.gov</strong></a></div> <div> <span id="ms-rterangepaste-end"></span> <br style="font-size:13.3333px;"> </div> <div>​Victoria Welch<br></div> <div>Public Information Specialist, Phoenix Water</div> <div>Phone: (602)262-5060</div> <div>Email: <a target="_blank" href="mailto:victoria.welch@phoenix.gov">v<strong>ictoria.welch@phoenix.gov</strong></a><br></div> <p> <br> </p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/waterservicesNews

 

 

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