Hennepin County to close 'public-facing' services due to COVID-19 concerns

Hennepin County to close 'public-facing' services due to COVID-19 concerns Photo: KSTP.

Updated: March 16, 2020 09:16 PM
Created: March 16, 2020 08:46 PM

Hennepin County officials announced Monday night that all public-facing services will close Tuesday.

According to a news release from the county, those services include all 41 libraries, human service centers and licensing service centers.


Disruptions due to COVID-19 outbreak

County leaders will enter a planning period through April 6 to find a way to serve residents that does not involve person-to-person contact. 

For more information on steps the county is taking, click here

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