Due to the continued increase in COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations, Governor Doug Ducey signed an Executive Order on Monday, June 29, 2020, directed at a number of businesses and activities to help slow the spread of COVID-19. The Executive Order prohibits large gatherings and mandates that cities and towns cease the issuance of new special event licenses. In addition, effective at 8:00 p.m. on Monday, June 29, 2020, the following establishments shall pause operations until July 27, 2020:
- Bars with a series 6 or 7 liquor license from the Department of Liquor Licenses and Control (these entities may provide take-out and curbside service);
- Indoor gyms and fitness clubs or centers;
- Indoor movie theaters;
- Water parks;
- And tubing operators.
Unless extended, the pause remains in effect until June 27, 2020, after which businesses seeking to resume operations must demonstrate compliance with public health guidance as determined by the Arizona Department of Health Services.
Click the link to read a copy of Executive Order 2020-43.