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Town of Farragut's Ongoing Response to COVID-19

COVID-19 Important Information

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July 2, 2020 3:28 PM

The Knox County Board of Health voted to follow the Tennessee Pledge plan as of July 1.

Farragut Town Hall is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, and the Farragut Community Center is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, and 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Monday and Thursday. The Knox County Clerk and Trustee office located at Town Hall is also open. The Knox County Board of Health has issued a mandatory face covering order for all indoor facilities throughout Knox County. Anyone entering a Town of Farragut building who is 12 years old or older must wear a face covering to comply with the order.

In alignment with Gov. Bill Lee's Executive Order No. 51, Town of Farragut public meetings will continue to be held virtually through Aug. 29. For information on viewing meetings and submitting comments, please visit townoffarragut.org/virtualmeetings. Additional information specific to each meeting and deadlines for submitting comments can be found on meeting agendas, which are available the Friday afternoon before each meeting at townoffarragut.org/agendas.

In response to the negative impact of COVID-19 on the business community, the Town has issued a Temporary Sign Order that allows Farragut businesses to have temporary signs. The temporary policy has been extended through July 6.

For complete details on how Farragut parks, athletic fields and the community center will operate under Tennessee Pledge, please see the Parks & Rec reopening plan at https://www.townoffarragut.org/DocumentCenter/View/5394/Phase-3---Alignment-with-Tennessee-Pledge---Public-Plan. Farragut park playgrounds and the McFee Park Splash Pad remain closed, but athletic fields have reopened for use by clubs. See farragutparksandrec.org for updated information about programs and classes at the community center, as well as rental opportunities.

Farragut Municipal court is operating under guidelines outlined at tncourts.gov/node/6042449.

For more information, contact PR & Marketing Coordinator Wendy Smith at 218-3371 or wsmith@townoffarragut.org or Parks & Recreation Director Sue Stuhl at 218-3374 or sstuhl@townoffarragut.org.

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June 19, 2020 10:31 AM

The Knox County Board of Health voted to follow the Tennessee Pledge plan as of July 1. More information will be posted in late June.

Farragut Town Hall is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, and the Farragut Community Center is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, and 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Monday and Thursday. The Knox County Clerk and Trustee office located at Town Hall is also open.

Town of Farragut public meetings will continue to be held virtually during Phase 2. For information on viewing meetings and submitting comments, please visit townoffarragut.org/virtualmeetings. Additional information specific to each meeting and deadlines for submitting comments can be found on meeting agendas, which are available the Friday afternoon before each meeting at townoffarragut.org/agendas.

Farragut park playgrounds and the McFee Park Splash Pad will remain closed during Phase 2, but athletic fields are reopening for use by clubs. For complete details on the reopening of the Town’s parks, community center and athletic fields, please visit townoffarragut.org/DocumentCenter/View/5372/Phase-2-Reopening---Public-Regulations-Final. Community center classes and programming will be expanded as staffing allows. See farragutparksandrec.org for updated information.

The Fourth of July Parade has been canceled, but community participation in a new event, Festive Fourth at Home, is encouraged. The Bob Watt Youth Fishing Rodeo has been rescheduled for Saturday, July 25. Fun with the Fleet has been cancelled.

Farragut Municipal court is operating under guidelines outlined at tncourts.gov/node/6042449.

For more information, contact PR & Marketing Coordinator Wendy Smith at 218-3371 or wsmith@townoffarragut.org or Parks & Recreation Director Sue Stuhl at 218-3374 or sstuhl@townoffarragut.org.

May 26, 2020 12:45 PM

In accordance with Knox County’s Phase 2 Reopening, Farragut Town Hall and Community Center will be open to the public from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. beginning Monday, June 1. Town Hall is open by appointment beginning Tuesday, May 26; call 865-966-7057 to make an appointment. The Knox County Clerk and Trustee office located at Town Hall is closed during Phase 2. For information about other locations, call 215-2385. Knox County Health Department will re-evaluate the county’s status for the next phase of reopening by June 12.

Town of Farragut public meetings will continue to be held virtually during Phase 2. For information on viewing meetings and submitting comments, please visit townoffarragut.org/virtualmeetings. Additional information specific to each meeting and deadlines for submitting comments can be found on meeting agendas, which are available the Friday afternoon before each meeting at townoffarragut.org/agendas.

Farragut park playgrounds and the McFee Park Splash Pad will remain closed during Phase 2, but athletic fields are reopening for use by clubs. For complete details on the reopening of the Town’s parks, community center and athletic fields, please see Phase 2 Reopening Plan at townoffarragut.org/farragutphase2. Community center classes and programming will be expanded as staffing allows. See farragutparksandrec.org for updated information.

The Fourth of July Parade has been canceled, but community participation in a new event, Festive Fourth at Home, is encouraged. The Bob Watt Youth Fishing Rodeo has been rescheduled for Saturday, July 25. Fun with the Fleet has been cancelled.

Farragut Municipal court is operating under guidelines outlined at tncourts.gov/node/6042449.

For more information, contact PR & Marketing Coordinator Wendy Smith at 218-3371 or wsmith@townoffarragut.org or Parks & Recreation Director Sue Stuhl at 218-3374 or sstuhl@townoffarragut.org.