Courthouse to close Thursday at noon
PLYMOUTH CO. — Until further notice, the Plymouth County Courthouse and Annex Building will be closed to the public for entrance into the building beginning at noon, Thursday, March 19.
Many of the county government services can be conducted with Plymouth County online. For a full list of services available visit, www.co.plymouth.ia.us County Department e-mail addresses are also available on the county website.
If residents are unable to complete county business online, contact any of the county offices via telephone and staff will be happy to assist. The public is encourage to use the mail system to send payments and documents if at all possible. There is a drop box in the north lower vestibule of the courthouse that is available. The north lower vestibule will be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., for access to the secure drop box and monitored by security at all times.
If, as a last resort, residents need to conduct essential county business in person at the Plymouth County Courthouse or Annex building, call or e-mail the respective department, and arrangements for an appointment may possibly be made.
"Although, closing the courthouse to the public is an unprecedented decision, all residents must work together as a whole community to protect those most vulnerable to this outbreak and take all precautions possible to slow the spread in our communities. Thank you for making these necessary accommodations," said Stacey Feldman, Plymouth County auditor.