The public health situation is
rapidly changing, here are the latest updates affecting city facilities.
The City of Oak Ridge is supporting the “Tennessee Pledge” efforts by the state government. Please refer to State of Tennessee websites for updates and advice on precautions to be taken by
City facilities will continue to be operated as below as precautions and security matters are considered for the safety of our employees and “social distancing” for our customers. Visitors may receive a temperature scan and inquiry about current health. Please call the City Manager’s office or
department offices on the City’s website for further information.
• Secured, badge-only areas of the Municipal
Building are in effect; only City staff can access the majority of City
departments.• Public access to the Municipal Building is restricted to the north entrance near the courtroom (labeled Court Public Safety), the Utility Business Office and Community Development permit window, and the entrance near the City Clerk’s office on the south side of the building, which is for handicap-access only. For handicap access, contact the City Clerk’s Office at (865) 425-3411.• At the Court Public Safety entrance, visitors can check in for their scheduled appointments to be escorted to secured areas of the building.
• Patrons can use a computer or the copier, or checkout a newspaper or paperback book to read in our new outdoor reading area. • Occupancy will be limited to 5 members of the public at a time, and computer sessions are limited to 20 minutes. The last entry for the day will be 5:30 p.m. to allow staff time to clean. • Masks are required to enter the library.
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• The beverage cart is running more often to serve our customers in the open environment and encouraging distancing by not having to enter the clubhouse for their food and beverage needs.