96.1 KLPX has dedicated this page to information sources regarding the novel coronavirus also known as COVID-19. We want to make sure you have the latest information to keep you and your family safe during the COVID-19 Pandemic. We have the most updated links to safety tips, postponements, cancelations,and closures. Click the links for everything you need to know.
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This is not an effort to provide medical advice. The following websites deal with local, national and global perspectives on COVID-19.
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Music venues will be the last places that can re-open safely after Covid-19, and without extra federal support, 90% of them won’t be able to re-open at all. Let’s support local venues nationwide with the Restart Act.
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High-altitude balloon manufacturer making isolation gowns for COVID response
A Collaboration between UA Presents, Broadway in Tucson and the Tucson botanical gardens to bring virtual concerts in the gardens.
Click here for more info
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Click for full podcast: “Minds, Bodies and Viruses with Dr. David Schechter”
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Pima County has a COVID 19 Rental Assistance program. Call 520 724 2505
Individuals are urged to complete the online application at www.AZHousing.gov , but those without internet access can call the state’s 2-1-1 hotline for assistance.
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First responders and health care workers can enjoy at free thanks you meal at McDonalds now through May 5th.
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List Of deemed “Essential Services” in Arizona
March 23rd, 2020
Governor Ducey Announces Launch Of 2-1-1 COVID-19 Hotline
March 23rd, 2020
Don’t drink, smoke or watch too much news
The coronavirus pandemic has impacted global travel. For regular updates and tips on emergency preparedness – DHS.gov
In response to local school district closures, Boys & Girls Clubs of Tucson (BGCT) will be opening its Frank & Edith Morton Clubhouse at 3155 East Grant Road on Monday, March 23rd from 8 a.m.-6 p.m. to strictly provide emergency childcare to 60 children, ages 5-12, of essential/critical service community workers during the closure. In partnership with TUSD Meal Services, breakfast and lunch will be served daily. Also watch for BGCT Clubhouse on the Go virtual program connections via social media to connect and engage with existing Club Members and Families for the duration of the closures. For details visit BGCTucson.org
Tucson-area restaurants offering deals, discounts
Information about COVID-19 in the United States. This the official United States government site dedicated to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19.
Mayor Proclamation Tucson
Tucson City Government Page
City of Marana News
Oro Valley News
Visit the Pima County website about the presence of COVID-19 in our community. This site is updated regularly.
Stay aware of the latest information on the COVID-19 outbreak, available on the WHO website
Q&A on coronaviruses (COVID-19)
Here’s a rundown of the science associated with COVID-19