Agency Operating Adjustments during Covid-19

Next update is expected July 3rd, 2020 about 5 pm

Visiting Us

County Government Buildings are open to the general public starting June 4th, 7:30 AM. This includes the Hamilton County Judicial Center, Old Courthouse, Hamilton County Health Department, Hamilton County Highway Department, Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office, Hamilton County Soil & Conservation District, Purdue Extension Office, and Hamilton County Weights & Measures. See announcements below for exceptions related to specific agencies; such as, Courts, Veteran’s Affairs, Parks & Recreation, and Household Hazardous Waste.

The following practices apply to the Judicial Center and the Old Courthouse:

  • Points of Entry: For the Judicial Center, use the Main Entrance on the East Side of the building. For the Old 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:

  1. Memorial Day

    Covid-19 Operations at Veteran Services Office

    Posted on June 4, 2020

    Veteran Services is currently by Appointment Only. Please call them at 317-776-9610 to schedule an appointment.
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    Hamilton County Parks Reopening Schedule

    Posted on May 27, 2020

    Please see our list for services resuming between now and July 4th. Our parks, trails and restrooms are open. Please continue to practice social distancing. Park guests are asked to place trash in lined receptacles only. Read on...
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    Hamilton Circuit and Superior Courts COVID-19 Update

    Posted on May 18, 2020

    In response to concerns about COVID-19, the Hamilton Circuit and Superior Courts have declared an emergency operations plan which will change the way in which we operate. Read on...
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    COVID-19 Operations at Household Hazardous Waste

    Posted on May 12, 2020

    Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Center is by Appointment Only. We now provide online scheduling for these appointments. The General Recycling Area is still self-serve and open from 8am to 8pm, daily. Read on...
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    Property Taxes Due Monday, May 11th

    Posted on April 30, 2020

    Property taxes are due for residents in the State of Indiana on Monday, May 11th. However, an executive order issued by Governor Eric Holcomb gives those who need extra time in making those payments an extra 60 days without penalty. Read on...
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    Hamilton County Encourages Residents to Conduct Business Online

    Posted on March 20, 2020

    Hamilton County Encourages Residents to Conduct Business Online New Webpage Offers Complete List of Online Services Read on...
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