Hopkinsville, Christian County Government Offices Reopening To Public Monday
The Hopkinsville Municipal Center and the Christian County Courthouse will both be reopening to the public on Monday following closures since last year because of the coronavirus pandemic, local officials said.
Social distancing and masks will be required as precautions against spreading COVID-19.
The courthouse, which houses the Christian County Clerk’s Office at 511 S. Main St., will be open 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. A limited number of people at a time will be allowed inside the courthouse.
“We anticipate long lines,” Deputy County Clerk Melinda Humphries said.
Anyone renewing a vehicle tag may avoid a long wait by using the state’s online renewal site, she said.
In addition, the clerk’s office will continue to offer drop boxes outside the courthouse. Anyone who leaves papers should include a phone number.
Hours at city hall — which houses offices for the mayor, city administrative officer, city clerk, finance, human resources and information technology at 715 S. Virginia St. — will be 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Hopkinsville Public Works, 705 N. Main St., will be open 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
The city will also resume in-person public meetings with the following guidelines:
Two other agencies housed in the Hopkinsville Municipal Center announced how their offices will operate.
Community and Development Services will be open 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. The public may also call 270-887-4285 for assistance.
The Hopkinsville Human Rights Commission will offer scheduled, in-person meetings for anyone concerning employment, housing or public accommodation complaints. The number is 270-887-4010.