Pima County to open second free COVID-19 testing center

Ellie Towne Flowing Wells Community Center will offer saliva tests PIMA COUNTY, July 27, 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. The testing, which requires pre-registration, is offered by Arizona State University in

FROM PACC: Helping Struggling Pet Owners

Pima Animal Care Center plans to hold drive-thru food distribution centers for pet owners impacted by COVID-19. GreaterGood.org donated the food to Friends of Pima Animal Care Center, PACC’s official nonprofit partner. The drive-thru event will be called the “GreaterGood.Org PACC Pet Program.” PACC staff and volunteers will hand out Ziploc gallon bags of pet

Updated Recommendations From Arizona Department Of Health Services

Individuals engaging in essential activities who can safely manage their own cloth face coverings should consider wearing non-medical cloth face coverings in public settings where other physical distancing measures are difficult to maintain. This is to protect people around you if you are infected but do not have symptoms. Cloth face coverings: Should not be

New Hotline – Rental And Eviction Prevention Assistance For Those Impacted By COVID-19

The COVID-19 Rental Eviction Assistance Program is funded by the Arizona Department of Housing (ADOH) and administered by Arizona’s Community Action Agencies serving local communities. Monthly rental assistance may be available to households who have had a substantial reduction in income due to COVID-19. Eligible households will be households with total gross monthly income, that

For Immediate Release: Supervisor Ally Miller questions fairness of BOS votes

Supervisor Ally Miller issued the following statement regarding the Pima County Board of Supervisors’ 4-1 votes on COVID-19 Premium Pay and deferred rent, utility, and maintenance payments for Pima County-owned properties:  “Across Pima County, residents are doing their part to win the war against COVID-19. They are making tremendous sacrifices to protect the most vulnerable

Safely Support Our Local Businesses!

Pima County has launched a new website and Facebook page to help patrons locate restaurants and food businesses offering takeout and/or delivery, educate consumers on food safety measures, and help them know what to expect in a rapidly changing environment. The Pima Eats website and Facebook page will help patrons locate restaurants and food businesses