As of last month, 76% of city employees had been vaccinated against COVID-19, while 546 employees had requested an exemption from getting the vaccine.
The proposed tax cut would result in about a $1.5 billion reduction in tax revenues next year – revenues that local governments are heavily reliant on.
Residents not performing "essential activities" are required to refrain from leaving their residence from 10 p.m until 5 a.m. until Dec. 22.
Mayors across Arizona called for Gov. Doug Ducey to take “decisive state action" and implement a statewide mask mandate.
The chief offered his resignation a day after the death went public. The city council and city manager would have to approve resignation.