Face mask Q&A, mall voting centers and more: News from Chandler, Gilbert

On June 22, the city of Chandler updated its website with frequently asked questions and answers regarding the city's policy on face coverings. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
On June 22, the city of Chandler updated its website with frequently asked questions and answers regarding the city's policy on face coverings. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

On June 22, the city of Chandler updated its website with frequently asked questions and answers regarding the city's policy on face coverings. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Read the latest news from Community Impact Newspaper's coverage of the Chandler and Gilbert areas.

Q&A: City answers common questions about Chandler's policy on masks

The following questions and answers are from the city's webpage about face masks and have not been edited.

Mall voting among options as Maricopa County unveils August election procedures

Maricopa County announced June 22 it has leased space in retail spaces and convention centers and will have a voter center in every county mall to provide voters adequate physical distancing on election day in August.



COVID-19: See the data behind the rising number of coronavirus hospitalizations across Arizona

The Arizona Department of Health Services has tracked COVID-19 hospitalization data since early April, and in recent days and weeks the number of confirmed or suspected COVID-19 patients admitted to a hospital has climbed.

COVID-19: Gilbert sees 64% jump in cases in week; county has increase of 1,514 cases and one death June 22

Across Gilbert's six ZIP codes, there were 888 confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 on June 22, according to data from the state. That is an increase of 180 cases from June 19. That represents an increase of 63.84% across the town in the past seven days.

COVID-19: Chandler sees 235 more COVID-19 cases across its ZIP codes; Maricopa County sees increase of 1,514 cases and one death June 22

Across Chandler's six ZIP codes, there were 1,529 confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 on June 22, according to data from the state, an increase of 235 cases from June 19. That represents an increase of 47.12% across the city in the past seven days.

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



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