The City of Kimberley has made the call to close its facilities, to support social distancing and protect employees.

Kimberley’s City Hall, public works yard, Centennial Hall and public library will remain closed to the public until further notice.

The City of Kimberley said that residents can still contact city staff through the closure via phone, email or online.

Mayor Don McCormick told MyEastKootenayNow.com that the March 23rd City Council meeting has also been called off.