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After the Hamilton County Health Division confirmed the first case of COVID-19 in Hamilton County Sunday, native executive officers are taking steps to end the spread of the virus. 

Govt officers in Hamilton and Boone counties introduced closures of metropolis executive constructions, libraries and other neighborhood centers till additional stare. Nevertheless, some metropolis employees proceed to work remotely and metropolis providers and products proceed as customary.

In line with a Hamilton County Health Division news start, a Hamilton County resident is currently hospitalized and the department will not be releasing from now on recordsdata on this case.

One case has also been confirmed in Boone County, per the Indiana Suppose Division of Health

“The county is working closely with the pronounce health department to title any shut contacts of the affected person who would possibly maybe well admire been uncovered to make certain relevant precautions are taken according to essentially the most modern CDC steerage. Right this moment, the possibility to the public is believed to be low,” the news start states. 

Here’s a listing of closures in Hamilton County and Boone County.

Hamilton County

Govt constructions

Carmel Metropolis Hall will remain initiate with some workers working remotely till Wednesday when metropolis officers will the disaster “to seem if prolonged social distancing is appreciated over bellow interplay,” a Metropolis of Carmel news start states. 

The Metropolis of Fishers has canceled or postponed all metropolis occasions by April 10. Govt constructions remain initiate as of Monday however metropolis officers are asking residents to pay tickets or bills online. 

Fishers has established a COVID-19 hotline (317-595-3211) the build residents can demand questions and glean facts about readily obtainable sources. The hotline is initiate 24 hours a day, seven days every week. 

Westfield Mayor Andy Cook dinner introduced Monday metropolis executive constructions will be closed till additional stare. Nevertheless, some metropolis executive employees will be working remotely and metropolis providers and products will proceed as customary. 

COVID-19: Issues to withhold in mind

  • Most Individuals admire a low possibility of being uncovered, health experts narrate.
  • Most who glean in sorrowful health can admire a at ease or practical case.
  • Excessive possibility groups embody the elderly or other folks with underlying stipulations such as hypertension or diabetes.
  • The Indiana Suppose Division of Health hotline is 317-233-7125 from 8 a.m. to eight p.m. and 317-233-1325 in a while.
  • Symptoms are fever, cough and shortness of breath, according to the CDC. Call your health supplier before going to a clinic so health employees can prepare.

Upcoming public conferences in Westfield such as the advisory draw commission and metropolis council conferences would possibly even be canceled.  

Noblesville Metropolis Hall remains initiate. 

Libraries

Westfield-Washington Library is closed till additional stare. Physique of workers is asking residents to not return books right now. No fines will be collected. 

Carmel Clay Public Library will be closed till additional stare. 

Hamilton East Public Library areas in Fishers and Noblesville will be closed till April 13. 

Neighborhood centers and venues

Sizable Park Sports activities Campus is closed till additional stare. 

The Monon Neighborhood Middle in Carmel introduced Sunday it will be closed till additional stare and canceling neighborhood classes and fitness classes. The closure also contains the gymnasium, KidsZone, indoor music, the gym, amongst others.  

The Middle for the Performing Arts in Carmel is extending its suspension of all performances and other occasions on its campus by Can also 11. In line with a news start, the affected venues embody the Palladium, the Tarkington and the Studio Theater. The cancellations embody performances by Actors Theatre of Indiana, Carmel Symphony Orchestra, Central Indiana Dance Ensemble, Civic Theatre, Gregory Hancock Dance Theatre and Indiana Wind Symphony, besides to education occasions, condo occasions and Middle Items performances.

Faculties

All six public college districts in Hamilton County introduced they are going to shut starting up March 16 at the advice of the Hamilton County Health Division.

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Boone County

Govt constructions

Whitestown and Zionsville Town Halls are closed till additional stare.

Boone County Commissioners demand that every person non-predominant visits to the Boone County Courthouse and other County Buildings be postponed till additional stare

Libraries

The Zionsville Public Library is closed however sources are readily obtainable online at https://zionsvillelibrary.org/judge/online-sources/

Neighborhood Centers

Zionsville’s Nature Middle is closed however will offer programming by Facebook Are living on Tuesdays and Saturdays by Park Naturalist Mindy Murdock.

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IndyStar reporter Natalia Contreras writes about things to perform and pattern in Hamilton County. She’s going to be reached at 317-444-6187 or natalia.contreras@indystar.com. Note her on Twitter, @NataliaECG.

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