Butte-Silver Bow officers are closing down all non-essential county authorities workplaces to the general public for every week starting Monday, March 23 by way of Tuesday, March 31.
Additionally, native well being officers introduced Friday that they’re extending the Butte-Silver Bow closure order for bars, eating places, casinos, breweries, distilleries, and gymnasiums by way of 11:59 p.m. Tuesday, March 31. Added to the obligatory closure listing are theaters and church buildings.
(Gov. Steve Bullock issued a statewide order Friday morning for comparable closures by way of March 27. His order impacts locations — like Powell County — the place native orders weren’t in place. See associated story)
Restaurant drive-thru, supply and pickup providers inside the county are nonetheless exempted. Grocery shops and comfort shops will stay open.
Violations of both the city-county or state orders are punishable by fines or imprisonment.
Though most county workplaces will likely be closed to the general public, county staff will nonetheless come to work and folks can do funds and transactions by telephone, electronic mail or on-line.
Butte-Silver Bow can have a fee and doc drop off field positioned outdoors of the Courthouse on 155 W. Granite St.
The Water Utility Division additionally has a drop off field outdoors of its constructing at 124 W. Granite St.