During its meeting this week, the Bourbon City Council voted to close city hall until further notice due to the ongoing pandemic. The city also took action to help residents with their water and sewer bill.
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Thanks to the generosity of Blue Bit Internet Service, the Community Center in Bourbon is making free Wi-Fi Internet service available to people in the parking lot outside of the Center. This will continue until further notice or until the emergency stay-at-home restrictions are lifted and people are allowed to go back to work and students can return to school.
The city of Bourbon has a new police chief as of Monday.
City Clerk Cathy Bremer announced Friday that Jeffrey “Scott” Zwetow has been appointed by the board of alderman as the city’s new chief of police. He replaces Paul Satterfield, who was fired on March 2.
The Bourbon School District has announced that its food distribution program for students who are out of class due to the coronavirus pandemic school closing will get underway on Wednesday, March 25.
After careful consideration and consulting with the Crawford County Health Department, the Community Center in Bourbon has announced it will only be open for limited use from March 20 through at least April 30.