Brookville Borough Issues Declaration of Disaster Emergency for COVID-19 Pandemic

BROOKVILLE BORUOGH, Pa. (EYT) – At the recommendation of the Jefferson County Director of Emergency Services, Brookville Borough has issued a Declaration of Disaster Emergency  for the COVID-19 virus pandemic.

Brookville Borough is encouraging residents to engage in social distancing, practice good hygiene routines, increase cleaning of frequent high contact areas, and remain home if you are feeling ill.

This declaration will remain in effect for a maximum of seven days or until rescinded by the Mayor.

Borough Council’s regularly scheduled Council meeting that was to be held tonight, March 17, is being postponed to Tuesday, March 24, at 7:00 p.m.

A public hearing regarding changes of zoning that was to be held tonight, March 17, at 7:15 p.m is being postponed to Tuesday, March 24, 2020, at 7:15 p.m.

Arrangements are being made to view/comment on both the Council meeting and Public Hearing on Tuesday, March 24, via social media for anyone who does not wish to attend in person.

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