Agency Operating Adjustments during Covid-19

Next update is expected September 1st, 2020 about 5 pm

Visiting Us

Hamilton County Government Buildings are open to the general public. This includes the Judicial Center, Historic Courthouse, Health Department, Highway Department, Sheriff’s Office, Soil & Conservation District, Purdue Extension Office, and Weights & Measures. See announcements below for exceptions related to specific agencies; such as, Courts and Veteran’s Affairs.

  • Visitors at any Hamilton County property or facility are required to wear a face mask (and need to provide their own mask). Check our Face Mask Policy for exceptions. 
  • Please refer to the County's Covid-19 Preparedness and Response Plan for details concerning our operations and Covid-19.
  • Point of Entry for the Judicial Center: use the Main Entrance on the East Side of the building. 
  • Point of Entry for the Historic Courthouse: use the West Door of the Courthouse.

  • Individuals entering the Judicial Center or the Old Courthouse must:
    • wear masks while in the building (You need to provide your own mask),
    • maintain social distancing of 6 feet, 
    • use the hand sanitizer provided at the screening post,
    • have their temperature checked at the discretion of the officers at the screening post. Anyone with a temperature above 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit will not be allowed into the building.

Events and Cancellations:

Many in-person County Government meetings and events have been cancelled. Please check our County Calendar for the current status of any event.  

Specific Operational Changes: