In response to the COVID-19 virus outbreak effecting the region, Mayor John P. Hagan, II has declared a Local Disaster Emergency. This declaration is meant to manage COVID-19 transmission in our community as well as enhancing resource allocation for our emergency services. We are now in the most critical time of this pandemic, in that we have a window of opportunity to proactively mitigate the disease. This declaration is to ensure that the residents and business owners in the Borough of Parkesburg will have all the assistance that is needed during this time of national emergency. The full declaration may be accessed HERE.
As an additional measure, all public parks, tennis courts, basketball courts and baseball fields are closed to the public. Please adhere to all health department recommendations on social distancing and hand washing practices. For the latest updates on COVID-19, visit the Chester County Health Department webpage at https://www.chesco.org/4376/Coronavirus-COVID-19.