March 26, 2020
The Rooks County Board of Commissioners held a special meeting for the purpose of approving a letter from the Rooks County Health Department to be given to the local restaurants. Those present for the meeting were the Commissioners: John Ruder, Corky Hagan, and Greg Balthazor. Ruthmary Muir, was present to write the minutes.
Lori Eichman had presented the County Clerk with an order from the Board of Health/Health Officer/Health Department Administrator prohibiting or restricting public gatherings. Eichman needed the Commissioner’s approval before presenting this order to the local restaurants. This order was issued under the Authority granted by K.S.A. 65-119(a) and other related statutes. Ruder made a motion to approve the Rooks County Health Department Administrator distributing this order to the local restaurants. Hagan seconded the motion, and Balthazor agreed.
ROOKS COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT
426 Main Street
Stockton, KS 67669
ORDER OF THE BOARD OF HEALTH/HEALTH OFFER/HEALTH DEPARTMENT ADMINISTRATOR PROHIBITING OR RESTRICTING PUBLIC GATHERINGS
(Issued under the Authority Granted by K.S.A. 65-119(a) and related statues
March 25, 2020
To: _________________________________ Address: _____________________________
The Board of Health/Health Officer hereby issues the following prohibitions or restrictions regarding public gatherings in the County of Rooks
Temporarily prohibiting mass gatherings of 10 or more people to limit the spread of CoVID-19.
The basis for this order is:
Per Governor Laura Kelly’s Executive Order No. 20-14 on March 24, 2020.
This order will remain in effect until rescinded by the County Board of Health or County Health Officer, until May 1, 2020, or until the statewide State of Disaster Emergency proclaimed on March 12, 2020, relating to COVID-19 expires, whichever is earlier. Any questions regarding this notice may be directed to Lori Eichman, rooks County Health Department Administrator, at 785-425-7352, or in person at Rooks County Health Department, 426 Main St., Stockton, KS 67669.
I certify that this notice was served to the above-named person(s) on _________________________________ at _____________________ a.m. / p.m.
Rooks County Health Officer or Date
Rooks Co. Health Department Administrator