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Updates to Perry County Agencies and Offices Operations

Postings in this folder will cover changes in various government-related office policies. The newest updates will be at the top.
Perry County Bd of Developmental Disabilities Updated Communication for Plans of Action | June 29, 2020

Perry County Bd of Developmental Disabilities Updated Communication for Plans of Action | June 29, 2020

Since March 16th, the staff at the Perry County Ohio Board of Developmental Disabilities have been working remotely while continuing to provide quality services and supports virtually. Each week, the Senior Leadership Team assesses and evaluates the plans and protocols that would allow us to return to our traditional workspace. At this time, we feel it is best to continue working remotely.

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Perry County Court  of Common Pleas General Division has modified its operations

Perry County Court of Common Pleas General Division has modified its operations

The Perry County Ohio Court of Common Pleas General Division has modified its operations to minimize the number of people who need to come to the courthouse. Updated April 30, 2020.

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Perry County Temporary Sick Leave Policy and Temporary FMLA

Perry County Temporary Sick Leave Policy and Temporary FMLA

The Perry County Ohio Commissioners approve a Temporary Emergency Paid Sick Leave Policy effective April 1, 2020 until December 31, 2020.

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Perry County JFS Closed Doors

Perry County JFS Closed Doors

Perry County Ohio Job and Family Services has closed its doors to the public but will be operating at full capacity.

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Perry County Court of Common Pleas Probate-Juvenile Division has modified its operations

Perry County Court of Common Pleas Probate-Juvenile Division has modified its operations

Judge Luann Cooperrider, Judge of Perry County Probate and Juvenile Court Divisions of Common Pleas Court hereby makes the following order. In light of the fact that the Governor of the State of Ohio, Michael Dewine, has declared a State of Emergency (Executive Order 2020-OID) limits gathering of people and other orders. The Governor has also issued a Stay at Home Order effective March 23, 2020.

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Entrances to various Perry County offices

Entrances to various Perry County offices

Various Perry County offices have set up hand sanitizing stations that must be used before anyone can enter the facility. This is a work-in-progress.

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Perry County Transit has changed their office and transportation procedures

Perry County Transit has changed their office and transportation procedures

Perry County Transit has changed their operating hours to 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. No Wednesday evening or Saturday hours. They are also prioritizing their transportation service areas.

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A Message from David Couch, PCBDD Superintendent

A Message from David Couch, PCBDD Superintendent

As we all face uncertainty and unknowns in the days, weeks, and months ahead, we want our entire community to know that our thoughts and prayers are with you and your families. We aren’t sure the complete impact of this virus, but I want to update everyone about our commitment to the people of Perry County.

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Perry County Waste Reduction and Recycling is Suspending Its Recycling Program

Perry County Waste Reduction and Recycling is Suspending Its Recycling Program

Perry County Waste Reduction and Recycling is suspending its recycling program beginning Friday, March 20, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. Most collection containers will be removed. Leaving materials at the collection sites without a container is considered illegal dumping.

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A Word From Our RSVP Director - Ruth Liff-Gray

A Word From Our RSVP Director - Ruth Liff-Gray

A Word From Our Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) Director - Ruth Liff-Gray - I am working remotely until further notice.

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To The Family And Friends Of Fairview Assisted Living Residents

To The Family And Friends Of Fairview Assisted Living Residents

Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, for the health of our Residents at this time, Fairview Assisted Living is not allowing visitors. We do encourage phone calls and if you would like to bring items to a resident please coordinate with staff by contacting the facility at 740-342-1213.

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A Word From our Fairview Assisted Living Director - Tara Layne

A Word From our Fairview Assisted Living Director - Tara Layne

On March 9, 2020, Governor Mike DeWine issued a state of emergency for Ohio due to the increased exposure to the Corona Virus. Fairview Assisted Living is monitoring guidance from the Perry County Health Department and the Ohio Department of Health. To ensure we are taking reasonable steps to protect the people we support, their families, and employees, we have enacted a Plan of Action including protocols and procedures to reduce possible exposure and mitigate risk of exposure.

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Perry County OSU Extension has changed their office procedures

Perry County OSU Extension has changed their office procedures

As of 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 18, 2020 we are scheduled to be working remotely until April 20th, 2020. OSU Extension offices will be closed to the public.

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Northern Perry County Water & Wastewater has changed their office procedures

Northern Perry County Water & Wastewater has changed their office procedures

In order to protect our staff, as well as comply with the recent government requirements, Northern Perry County Water & Wastewater has changed their office procedures.

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The Perry County Ohio Title Office is officially closed due to COVID-19 until further notice

The Perry County Ohio Title Office is officially closed due to COVID-19 until further notice

The Perry County Ohio Title Office is officially closed due to COVID-19 until further notice per Tim Wollenberg. Call (740) 342-1022 if you have any questions.

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The Perry County Veterans Service Commission has changed their office and transportation procedures

The Perry County Veterans Service Commission has changed their office and transportation procedures

In order to protect our county Veterans, their families, and VSC staff, as well as comply with the recent government requirements the Perry County Ohio Veterans Service Commission has implemented temporary office and transportation changes.

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Perry County Library COVID19 Update

Perry County Library COVID19 Update

Effective at close of business today, Monday, March 16, 2020, all Perry County Ohio District Library locations will be closed until further notice. If you have library materials, including Hotspots, we ask that you keep those items until we re-open. Please do not return items to our book drops at this time.

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Perry County Municipal Court has modified its operations

Perry County Municipal Court has modified its operations

The Perry County Ohio Municipal Court has modified its operations to minimize the number of people who need to come to the courthouse. All appearance for criminal and traffic are limited to defendant and victims in these proceedings.

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Perry County Board of Developmental Disabilities COVID-19 Update

Perry County Board of Developmental Disabilities COVID-19 Update

The Perry County Board of Developmental Disabilities has identified the need to prepare for this impact. Plans have been developed to reduce the risk to staff, people supported, and our community. Our plans identify ways to promote social distancing and alternative ways to connect virtually with people to carry out services and supports as long as we determine it is safe to do so.

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A Message To Perry RSVP Members

A Message To Perry RSVP Members

The COVID-19 situation is rapidly changing, and the spread of the virus in Ohio suggests that we ALL should take reasonable precautions to prevent the spread of the virus in our local community. You are hearing on the news of many businesses and organizations canceling large-crowd events and you may wonder if you should continue to volunteer. The CDC has identified older adults and people who have severe chronic medical conditions like heart, lung or kidney disease at higher risk for more serious COVID-19 illness.

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Perry County Health Department has changed their office procedures

Perry County Health Department has changed their office procedures

Beginning March 20, 2020, the Perry County Health Department hours of operation will be 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The physical office will be closed to the public. Essential services will still be available to customers on a limited basis.

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Upcoming Events
August 2020 Shawnee Second Saturday *** CANCELED *** Aug 08, 2020 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM — Historic Main Street - Shawnee, OH 43782
Park District Board Meeting Monday, August 10, 2020 Aug 10, 2020 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM — Arethusa Springs Park - 426 Fowler Lane, New Lexington, OH 43764
The 2020 Back to School Bash is Still On! Aug 12, 2020 08:00 AM - 06:00 PM — Perry County Fairgrounds - 5445 St Rt 37 E, New Lexington, OH 43764
Blood Drive Somerset American Legion Post 58, Thursday, August 13, 2020 Aug 13, 2020 01:00 PM - 07:00 PM — American Legion Post 58 - 107 East Gay St, Somerset, OH 43783
Shawnee Sunday Summer Concert with Jeremy Gibson | August 16, 2020 *** CANCELED *** Aug 16, 2020 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM — Empty Lot - 121-123 West Main St, Shawnee, OH 43782
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