Prescott City Hall and other facilities remain fully open to the public at this time. However, in response to concerns about rising COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations, City leadership strongly encourages citizens to follow current CDC guidelines, to wear masks, and adhere to social distancing when visiting City facilities. Masks will be available at City Hall.
When COVID-19 was declared a pandemic, K-12 schools were among the first operations to close in order to prevent community spread in the United States. As schools slowly begin to reopen for in-person classes throughout the country, there is still sparse information about COVID-19 mitigation strategy adherence, including physical distancing, mask wearing and hand washing,
A House committee has passed a Republican sponsored bill that would allow Arizona business owners to decide whether to enforce mask mandates for employees and customers, a move supporters say promotes freedom and critics call a threat to health and safety. “It’s a simple bill – it restores the freedom and the liberties back to