St. Joseph County, South Bend offices extend closures 'until further notice'
ST. JOSEPH COUNTY, Ind. --The city of South Bend and St. Joseph County have extended the closures of the County-City building and Courthouse complex until further notice. The closure will continue until St. Joseph County is in the yellow status for county metrics. It is currently in the orange category.
Meetings will continue to be conducted virtually. If you are interested in participating in a meeting, a link for each meeting can be found at this link for St. Joseph County and this link for South Bend Common Council meetings.
The County-City Building's immunization clinic is currently closed. The clinic in the Mishawaka Annex is open, but it is recommended you call ahead and book an appointment. To make an appointment, call 574-235-9750 ext 5.
ALL OTHER CITY/COUNTY SERVICES
For city of South Bend business, you can visit this link for more information, dial 3-1-1 or call 574-233-0311
JUVENILE JUSTICE CENTER/JAIL/PROBATION/COURTS
The Juvenile Justice Center will be closing to the public at noon daily. Those with business before the Probate Court, or under the supervision of their probation department should contact them directly to determine reporting requirements and case status.
The St. Joseph County Jail and Police Records Division are also closed to the public and will not be conducting fingerprinting. Information about requesting background checks by mail and instructions for Handgun Licenses can be found here.
Anyone under the supervision of the Adult Probation Department is directed to call their Probation Officer to determine reporting requirements.
Persons needing to conduct business with the courts should utilize drop boxes located in each courthouse. Child Support and Small Claims payments can still be made in person.
The Penn Township Assessor's office in the Mishawaka Annex is closed to the public.
The immunization clinic in the Mishawaka Annex is open, but it is recommended you call ahead and book an appointment. To make an appointment, call 574-235-9750 ext 5.
ST. JOSEPH COUNTY PARKS
St. Joseph County Parks remain open to the public, and outdoor activities where physical distancing can be maintained is encouraged, however their offices are closed to the public.