On Thursday, the Northeast Ohio county was moved into the extent 4/purple class by the Ohio Division of Well being.
LAKE COUNTY, Ohio — Lake County is buckling down after a current exponential rise of COVID-19 circumstances inside the county.
On Friday, the Board of Lake County Commissioners issued a press release addressing the operation of public buildings transferring ahead.
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“Due the rise in COVID-19 circumstances, efficient Monday, November 23, 2020 at 8:00 a.m. all County workplaces below the jurisdiction of the County Commissioners will modify to an alternate service mannequin and droop public interface in county-owned services,” a launch from the county reads.
The Board of Lake County Commissioners say that they’ve continued to seek the advice of with well being officers, and that the security of Lake County residents is of the utmost significance.
“Our aim is to take care of high quality and well timed companies to the most effective of our skill throughout this unprecedented public well being occasion, the board mentioned within the press launch, “In doing so, the County should additionally present a protected working atmosphere for our staff and guests whereas adhering to the assorted native, state and federal public well being protocols presently in place.”
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Officers say that workplaces will proceed with regular working hours, however that decision forward scheduling to enter a constructing for a pre-scheduled appointment is now required.
To discover a listing of up to date insurance policies and procedures, in addition to a telephone contact listing to make a pre-scheduled appointment, click on right here.
The county not too long ago noticed one of many largest spikes in Coronavirus (COVID-19) circumstances inside the state and on Thursday, was moved into the extent 4 “purple” class (the very best degree of unfold) by the Ohio Division of Well being.
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