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Posted on: February 26, 2024

Board Appoints New District 22 Legislator

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The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors has appointed Dr. Elda Luna-Na´jera to represent Legislative District 22 in the Arizona House of Representatives. LD-22 is located in the West Valley and includes Tolleson and Avondale.  

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Board of Supervisors, District 5
Posted on: December 6, 2023

Maricopa County Unveils New Resources to Help Community Tackle Fentanyl Crisis

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“Focus on Fentanyl” Video Series Highlights Drug’s Growing Danger and County’s Measures to Protect Public

Maricopa County has unveiled a new video series and website designed to help residents understand the growing impact of fentanyl use and prevent trage...

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Board of Supervisors, District 5
Posted on: October 18, 2023

Maricopa County Marks Domestic Violence Awareness Month

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Maricopa County employees will wear purple tomorrow to demonstrate their commitment to ending domestic violence, part of a month-long education effort across county government.

Earlier today the Board of Supervisors adopted a proclamation declaring October...

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Board of Supervisors, District 5
Posted on: June 13, 2023

County, State Collaborate to Provide $1.4 Million in Homeless Support Services

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Maricopa County and the Arizona Department of Economic Security (DES) are joining forces in a collaborative effort to provide comprehensive support for individuals facing homelessness. This partnership strengthens and streamlines homeless services, ensuri...

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Board of Supervisors, District 5
Posted on: May 22, 2023

Board of Supervisors Cuts Property Tax Rate for Third Consecutive Year

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Overall county budget decreases by 2.6%

Maricopa County supervisors are cutting the tax rate again as part of the tentative FY 2024 budget they unanimously approved today.

A year after passing the largest tax rate cut in Maricopa County history, the Board o...

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Board of Supervisors, District 5
Posted on: June 7, 2023

Maricopa County Partners with Tempe to Fund a Cooling Center as Summer Heat Begins

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Maricopa County Partners with Tempe to Fund a Cooling Center as Summer Heat Begins

The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors has approved $50,000 in funding for the operation of a new cooling center in Tempe. The funding is part of the County’s American Res...

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Board of Supervisors, District 5
Posted on: January 13, 2023

Board Seeks Applicants for Agua Fria Justice Precinct Constable

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The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors seeks applicants for appointment to the position of Agua Fria Justice Precinct Constable.  Constable Doug Clark has retired and thus resigned the position as of December 31, 2022.

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Board of Supervisors, District 5
Posted on: September 28, 2022

Board Appoints New District 19 Legislator

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Today, the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors appointed Devin Del Palacio to fill the Arizona House of Representatives vacancy in Legislative District 19. 

LD-19 covers part of the Southwest Valley, primarily in Superv...

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Board of Supervisors, District 5
Posted on: August 8, 2022

$200M in American Rescue Plan Funds Invested– More to Come

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Year-end Report Illustrates County Support for Pandemic Recovery

Maricopa County has been the fastest-growing county in the nation for the past four years for a reason: a high quality of life. However, with the community facing record-high inflation on the...

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Board of Supervisors, District 5
Posted on: June 30, 2022

New County Supervisorial District Boundaries Approved

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The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors voted 4-1 to approve a new map adjusting the boundaries of the county’s five supervisorial districts to account for population and demographic changes over the past decade.  The Board’s approval today come...

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Board of Supervisors, District 5
Posted on: June 20, 2022

Board of Supervisors Cuts Property Tax Rate, Works to Blunt Inflation in Final FY 2023 Budget

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Board commits to additional long-term community investments

Maricopa County supervisors are addressing the rising cost of goods and services head-on with a budget that cuts taxes and helps people pay their bills.  The Board approved a final fiscal...

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Board of Supervisors, District 5
Posted on: July 5, 2022

Maricopa County Board of Supervisors Approves $23 Million for Bridge Housing Solution

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Funding Extends Housing, Meals, and Services Through June 30, 2024 

  • The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors approved $23 million in funding for bridge housing
  • Maricopa County operates 250 bridge housing units across 4 converted hotel properties to...
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Board of Supervisors, District 5