PRESS RELEASE: March 17, 2020
In order to make every effort to protect the health and well-being of Blount County residents, The Blount County Commission has decided to close county facilities to the public as of 5 pm on Tuesday March 17th, and remain closed through Friday, April 3rd, with most offices reopening on Monday, April 6th. Personnel will be available at those facilities to serve the public via telephone and web-based services. Services such as tag and license renewal are available online and county personnel are here to help walk people through that process via telephone if they need assistance.
State Health Officer, Dr. Scott Harris has mandated that restaurants in Blount County shall not allow on-premises consumption of food or beverage and should utilize carry-out or drive-through services beginning at 5 pm today, March 17th and remaining in force for one week, at which time they will be re-evaluated. He also stated that until April 6th, gatherings of 25 persons or more are prohibited and any gatherings of any size that do not allow a six foot separation of people are prohibited. Private schools and daycares with 12 or more children other than those in hospital facilities will be closed until April 6th. We encourage members of the public to remain calm and follow the guidelines outlined by the CDC and Alabama Department of Public Health.
We also encourage each person to do your part and we will overcome this crisis together.
Blount County Courthouse — 205-625-6868
It is my great honor to serve the citizens of Blount County as Probate Judge and Chairman of the Blount County Commission. I sincerely hope that the information provided in this website will answer many of your questions regarding the duties and responsibilities of the Probate Judge and help you understand the many ways that I and the Probate Office Staff can be of service to you.
Please never hesitate to call or come to our office if we can help you! The Blount County Courthouse is located at 220 2nd Avenue East Oneonta, Alabama 35121. The direct number is 205-625-4191. Many Probate Office Services are also provided at the Hayden Annex located at 306 2nd Avenue Hayden, Alabama 35079. The direct number for that office is 205-590-2851.
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