City of Scio| 38957 NW 1st Avenue, PO Box 37 | Scio|Oregon | 97374-0037| Tel: 503-394-3342
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EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY 2:00 P.M. Thursday, March 12, 2020 In an effort to minimize the spread of the COVID-19 Virus, through human-to-human contact, the City of Scio will be changing it’s day to day facility hours and services as follows: LIBRARY: CLOSED until further notice. SENIOR CENTER: CLOSED until further notice, with any activities scheduled in March 2020 cancelled. PUBLIC WORKS: CLOSED to the public, still fully operational. CITY HALL: Normal business hours. (7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday – Thursday, 7:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon Fridays) PUBLIC SAFETY: Standard operating practices with the Linn County Sheriff’s Office – 541-967-3950, for emergencies dial 911. All “after business hour meetings” held at Scio City Hall are cancelled for the month of March 2020. An announcement will be made towards the end of March regarding meetings that take place in April 2020. If you have any questions about city services please call 503-394-3342. The city’s focus is on the safety and well-being of the community members and employees. We will strive to keep people informed on issues related to prevention and changes to our city operations. To keep up with the latest news regarding this subject log onto http://ci.scio.or.us or go to the city’s face book page at “City of Scio Facebook”. **If you are experiencing a fever, dry cough, or extreme fatigue, we ask that you refrain from visiting Scio City Hall, instead call the administration office at 503-394-3342 to conduct your city business. Thanking you in advance for your understanding and cooperation. Mayor Chadd Weaver Scio City Council
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City Hall Phone Hours

Monday - Thursday - 8:00 am to 4:00 pm Friday - Sunday - Closed
City of Scio

About Scio

Incorporated in 1866.

Population: 930 County: Linn Location: 44°42′13″N 122°51′0″W Elevation: 317 feet Area Code: (503) Zip Code: 97374 Time Zone: Pacific
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REPUBLIC SERVICES Republic Services has issued this important notice regarding your recycling and waste service: COVID-19 Response RECYCLING TIPS We are often asked what can or cannot go into the recycling bins from Republic Services. For recycling tips, click on the cart to access Republic Services website. They have a list of items that can go in the recycling bin or must be placed in your garbage can. Just click on the cart to see what you can do.

PRESS RELEASE

Contact: Ginger Allen, Scio City Manager Phone: 503-394-3342 or 541-401-3526 Email: gallen.cityofscio@smt-net.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 16, 2020 @ 10:00 a.m. The Scio City Hall is closed to the public until further notice. Service operations are as follows: Essential staff will be available for phone calls and email correspondence from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday thru Thursday. For regular day-to-day city service questions dial: 503-394-3342 or email city hall at cityofscio@smt-net.com For Public Works emergencies” call: 541-619-8152 541-405-5723 541-401-3526 For regular public safety questions or concerns contact the Linn County Sheriff’s Office by dialing: 541-967-3950 For a Public Safety Emergency Dial “911” City Hall will be closed on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

COVID-19 NEWS

The City of Scio is determined to provide the latest up to date information on the COVID-19 outbreak as it affects our citizens of Scio. OSFM - Self-Service Gas Pumping through April 11, 2020 Governor Brown Executive Order 20-12 - Stay Home, Save Lives - March 23, 2020 Governor Brown Executive Order 10-11 - Stop Residential Evictions - March 22, 2020 Linn County Department of Health Services - COVID-19 Update - March 19, 2020 Linn County Department of Health Services - COVID-19 Update - March 18, 2020 SBA Assistance - Press Release: 20-26, - March 17, 2020 Governor Brown - Press Release - COVID-19 Statewide Actions - March 16, 2020 OHA - Guidance for Child Care Facilities Operating During COVID-19 FEMA - COVID-19 Emergency Declaration - March 13, 2020 Oregon Health Authority’s Webpage The CDC Webpage Linn County Health Department: Questions/Concerns/Advice? The Linn County Health Department call center is now open from 8:30am - 5:00pm 7 days a week. If you would like to speak with someone at Linn County Public Health with questions or concerns regarding COVID-19 please call: 541-967-3888 or visit OHA Website: https://www.oregon.gov/oha/PH/DISEASESCONDITIONS/DISEASESAZ/Pages...