MAY 19 ROUNDUP: News from Gilbert and Chandler

The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors tentatively approved May 18 the county budget for fiscal year 2020-21. (Courtesy Fotolia)
The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors tentatively approved May 18 the county budget for fiscal year 2020-21. (Courtesy Fotolia)

The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors tentatively approved May 18 the county budget for fiscal year 2020-21. (Courtesy Fotolia)

Read the latest coverage of the Phoenix area from Community Impact Newspaper's website.

Maricopa County finalizes tentative FY 2020-21 budget with 2% cut to operating costs

The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors approved May 18 a tentative $3.071 billion budget for fiscal year 2020-21.

Pedal Haus introduces new position to ensure restaurant remains clean during COVID-19

Pedal Haus had only been open in downtown Chandler for about a month before COVID-19 forced it to close its doors and move to takeout. Now, owner Julian Wright said with dining rooms open, he and his staff have had to make major adjustments.



Gilbert update for May 18: 262 cases reported across town's ZIP codes

The coronavirus is affecting the entire world, including the town of Gilbert. Here are the Gilbert, Maricopa County and statewide updates that residents need to know.

Coronavirus updates: Maricopa County Department of Public Health reports 188 new cases May 18

The Arizona Department of Health Services reports 14,170 confirmed cases of COVID-19 across the state on May 18, an increase of 233 from the previous day. The death toll is now 686, an increase of six from the previous day.

Chandler ZIP codes have 461 confirmed COVID-19 cases total according to state data

Across Chandler's six ZIP codes, there are 461 confirmed COVID-19 cases as of May 18: 85224 has 183 cases, 85225 has 106 cases, 85226 has 26 cases, 85248 has 56 cases, 85249 has 49 cases, 85286 has 42 cases. Maricopa County reported 7,225 cases total May 18.

Alexa D’Angelo and Tom Blodgett contributed to this report.





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COVID-19 school outbreaks rise across Maricopa County; Chandler USD reports 9 cases districtwide

Chandler USD has reported several COVID-19 cases across its campuses.

Banner Ocotillo Medical Center, Chandler's newest hospital, is scheduled to open Nov. 2, Chief Operating Officer Nate Shinagawa said. (Alexa D'Angelo/Community Impact Newspaper)
Here's what is opening in Chandler in November

See what is opening in Chandler in November.

Aldi will open in November in Chandler. (Courtesy Aldi)
Aldi to open in Chandler and more local business, community news

Read the latest business and community news from Gilbert and Chandler.

Aldi will open in November in Chandler. (Courtesy Aldi)
Aldi set to open in Chandler Nov. 5

Aldi will open in November in Chandler.

Here is what you need to know today about coronavirus in Gilbert. (Community Impact Newspaper)
Gilbert, Chandler see coronavirus increases and more local COVID-19 news

Read the latest coronavirus news from Gilbert and Chandler.

Unemployment claims are slowly decreasing in number in Arizona and in Chandler. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Chandler unemployment trending down from April peak

See how the unemployment rate in Chandler has changed from April to September.

Here are the coronavirus data updates to know today in Chandler. (Community Impact staff)
County reports 11 new COVID-19 deaths, Chandler sees increase of 16 cases from previous day

Here is the data you need to know about the coronavirus in Chandler and the rest of the state.

Here are the coronavirus hospitalization data updates to know across Arizona. (Community Impact staff)
COVID-19: Number of ICU beds in use drops 82% from summer peak

Here is what you need to know about hospitalizations in Arizona because of the coronavirus.

Here are three Chandler businesses that have recently opened. (Alexa D'Angelo/Community Impact Newspaper)
3 businesses have recently opened in Chandler

Here are three Chandler businesses that have recently opened.

The Chandler Chamber of Commerce and the city of Chandler are teaming up to help businesses. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Chandler Chamber of Commerce to distribute personal protective equipment to city's businesses

The Chandler Chamber of Commerce and the city of Chandler are teaming up to help businesses.

Mezquite's Cafe is one of four businesses that have recently closed in Chandler. (Alexa D'Angelo/Community Impact Newspaper)
Chandler businesses close and more local news from the week

Read the most popular news from Gilbert and Chandler from the past week.

Here's everything you need to know before voting in Chandler and Gilbert. (Courtesy Canva)
Here's what you need to know about voting in Chandler and Gilbert

Here's everything you need to know before voting in Chandler and Gilbert.