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 **COVID-19 Response**   The following official announcements have been made by the city in regards to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus)   In an effort to minimize the visits to City Hall, please use our online services for paying your water bill  https://ubill.avondale.org/

Avondale is following guidance provided by the state Governor’s Executive Orders: https://azgovernor.gov/executive-orders. Effective Sunday, June 21, 2020 the wearing of face coverings by employees and customers will be required in all city facilities,  retail establishments, convenience stores, grocery stores, pharmacies, gyms, indoor sports or activity facilities, and medical offices. Additionally, these businesses will be required to post notice of these requirements at their entrances. (see more: COVID-19 Response)

 

Disqualifications

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The Avondale Police Department and / or AZPOST will automatically disqualify any individual who has / is: 

  • Been dishonorably discharged from the United States Armed Forces 
  • Been convicted of a felony or any offense that would be a felony if committed in Arizona 
  • Been previously denied law enforcement certified status or has their current law enforcement certified status revoked or under suspension 
  • Not a U.S. citizen
  • Illegally used marijuana for any purpose within the past three years 
  • Illegally used marijuana, dangerous drugs or narcotics other than for experimentation. The use of an illegal drug is presumed NOT to be for experimentation if:
    • The use of marijuana exceeds a total of 20 times or exceeds 5 times since the age of 21 
    • The use of dangerous drugs or narcotics, other than marijuana, exceeds a total of 5 times or exceeds one time since the age of 21 
  • Illegally used marijuana while employed or appointed as a Peace Officer 
  • Illegally used dangerous drugs or narcotics while employed or appointed as a Peace Officer 
  • Illegally sold, produced, cultivated, or transported for sale any dangerous drugs or narcotics other than marijuana 
  • Illegally used dangerous drugs or narcotics, other than marijuana, for any purpose within the past seven years. Examples include: cocaine, crack, methamphetamine (crystal meth or speed of any kind), anabolic steroids, except prescriptions only or FDA approved over the counter preparations 
  • Had a pattern of abusing prescription medications 
  • Been convicted or adjudged to have violated traffic regulations governing the movement of vehicles with such a frequency so as to indicate disrespect for traffic laws and a disregard for the safety of other persons on the highway within the past three years 
  • Had your Arizona Driver’s License suspended as a result of excessive traffic violations or any other act that would automatically suspend your license, or received a suspected license from any other state as a result of similar circumstances 
  • Been previously employed as a law enforcement agent and since committed or violated a federal, state, or city law pertaining to criminal activity 
  • Been convicted of any crime under a domestic violence statute 
  • Lied during any stage of the hiring process 
  • Falsified the background questionnaire or application