COVID-19 Community Update

In response to rising COVID-19 cases among staff as well as within Bell County, the City of Temple has made the decision to close certain city facilities to walk-in customers beginning Friday, Nov. 20, to reduce transmission among staff, protect public health and flatten the epidemic curve. 

Services at the following City facilities will be available online, by phone, by appointment, curbside or drive-thru service delivery with minimal disruption to the public, and will be unavailable for all walk-in services beginning Friday, Nov. 20, through Monday, Jan. 18: 

  • Municipal Building/City Hall 
  • Human Resources 
  • Temple Public Library
  • Historic Post Office
  • Parks and Recreation Administration Building
  • Service Center
  • Hillcrest Cemetery Office
  • Utility Business Office/Municipal Court 

 The closure is not a city-wide mandate and only applies to certain city facilities. 

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