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As companies and organizations have temporarily altered the way they do business during the novel coronavirus outbreak, the City of Maricopa has had to do the same.

It is limiting some operations and even canceling some events that were planned in the coming weeks.

Copper Sky Multigenerational Center:

  • As of 5 p.m. March 20, the facility is closed until further notice.

Maricopa Public Library:

  • As of 5 p.m. March 20, the facility is closed until further notice.
  • Some programs to be available online.

 

  • The Color Run has been canceled by the City.

Events:

City Hall:

  • The facility will close March 23 and switch to curbside service.
  • Telecommuting meetings will be established as appropriate.
  • Residents are asked to conduct City business via electronic format whenever possible.

Emergency Services:

  • Police and fire departments will maintain a normal schedule.
  • All first responders are provided information from the health department related to COVID-19 and carry a mask and glove as a matter of practice.
  • MFMD is following stringent infectious disease protocols, already in place.
  • No interruption in service is anticipated.

Encouraging all to do their part:

  • Follow directions of state and local authorities.The City of Maricopa is subject to the direction of the State of Arizona and Pinal County and currently has only limited authority regarding private events or other jurisdictions.
  • If you feel sick, stay home. Do not go to work or mingle in public. Call your health provider.
  • If your children are sick, keep them at home. Do not send them to school, ball practice or other activities or events where people gather.
  • If you are an older person with a serious underlying health condition that can put you at increased risk, stay home and away from other people.
  • Practice good hygiene.
  • Limit gatherings to fewer than 10 people.

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