From The Tribune staff reports
CLAY — The lobby at Clay City Hall will be closed until further notice due to COVID-19 complications and concerns.
City leaders expect the lobby to remain closed through the end of the year.
According to the Jefferson County Department of Health (JCDH), the region where City Hall is, Region 8, has 249.64 cases per 10,000 people. Surrounding regions are seeing higher numbers as cases across the state continue to increase. Jefferson County is averaging around 502 new cases a day.
On Wednesday morning, Alabama reported 3,522 cases statewide with 2,532 of those being confirmed and 990 of those being probable. There were 43 deaths reported.
Anyone needing building permits or building inspections can call the inspections department, and those who need to renew automobile tags can do so online or at the Center Point Courthouse.