Executive Order – Closure of County Government Buildings

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For the purposes of maintaining social distancing under the CDC guidelines and under the directives from the President of the United States and the Governor of Kentucky, in order to promote the health and well-being of the general public to reduce the community spread of disease, please be advised of the following:

As part of our continuing efforts to confront and limit the spread of COVID-19, all Boyle County Government Offices are required to cease providing in-person government services to the public beginning at 4:30 p.m. on March 17, 2020, with limited exceptions. In order to carry out this directive, all Constitutionally Elected Officials and agency heads shall adhere to the following protocol:

• All buildings and sites providing county government services, shall be closed to the public and to the extent possible, all in-person county government services shall be provided by the following methods: mail, fax, email, videoconferencing, any internet-based methods, telephone or by appointment only under emergency needs;
• Employees are prohibited from providing nonessential in-person county government services outside of government buildings or sites;
• All employees paid via Boyle County’s payroll system shall work their regular shifts unless utilizing sick or vacation time.
• In the limited circumstances where government in-person services are still provided, all county government employees should engage in social distancing as defined by the CDC.

For assistance please feel free to contact the respective agencies at the following phone numbers:

• Judge/Executive’s Office: 859-238-1100
• County Clerk’s Office: 859-238-1110
• PVA’s Office 859-238-1104
• Sheriff’s Office 859-238-1123
• Jail 859-238-1127
• County Attorney’s Office 859-238-1121
• Emergency Management 859-238-1109
• Driver’s License 859-239-7456
• Circuit Clerk 859-239-7362
• Tax Administration 859-238-1115
• Public Works 859-238-1132
• Solid Waste 859-238-1116
• Animal Control 859-238-1117
• COVID19 Hotline 859-936-6865

PDF – Signed Executive Order Closure Government Buildings