Courthouse open only by appointment
Commissioners urge residents to wear masks when in public
MIFFLINTOWN — Effective immediately, Juniata County Government facilities will be open to the public by pre-arranged appointment only. Individuals needing to conduct county related business must contact the office they need via telephone or email for specific instructions related to services for that office.
If it is determined that the requested services must be conducted onsite, individuals will be provided with a specific date and time for their appointment.
Juniata County will continue to utilize remote technologies and alternative delivery methods to provide as many services as possible until further notice.
All visitors with approved appointments must wear a face mask and observe social distancing protocols while on county property.
The primary drop off and pick up area for essential documents will continue to be at the Bridge Street entrance of the courthouse unless other arrangements have been made.
Members of the public wishing to conduct business in the courthouse must contact the appropriate office listed below for a pre-arranged appointment and/or other instructions. Upon arrival, individuals having pre-approved, scheduled appointments, must use the Bridge Street entrance of the courthouse and check-in with security personnel. Special accommodations will be made for individuals with a disability.
Members of the public wishing to conduct business in the County Courthouse Annex or adjacent Bousum Building must contact the appropriate office for a pre-arranged appointment and/or other instructions. Upon arrival, individuals having pre-approved, scheduled appointments, must call the office number provided with their instructions. Once the appointment is confirmed, individuals will be allowed to enter the annex front door located on Main Street and will be escorted to their destination. Special accommodations will be made for individuals with a disability. All approved visitors must exit using the annex front door located on Main Street. All entrance doors for the Annex and Bousum Buildings and other offsite facilities will continued to be locked until further notice.
The County Commissioners are urging all residents and business establishments to adhere to all health and safety guidelines as currently set forth for the COVID-19 pandemic by the Pennsylvania Department of Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The county urges the public to remember that Juniata County Government’s preventive measures are in place to protect the health and safety of the residents and employees of Juniata County. All days and hours of operation remain unchanged.
For detailed contact information and further instructions, visit www.juniataco.org.