UPDATE - 59TH DISTRICT COURT
Except for the exceptions listed below, the 59th District Court is closed to the public, but staff will be working in the office. Recognizing the extension of Michigan Governor’s declared State of Emergency and for the protection of the public, all parties, and employees hereby orders that the Court shall continue suspension of all operations which began on March 24, 2020 and shall continue through May 28, 2020, except for the following:
2. Arraignments on felonies and serious criminal offenses for individuals released from custody prior to video arraignment (as ordered by the Court at the time of release from custody);
3. Probable Cause Conferences;
4. Scheduled Preliminary Examinations;
5. Sentencing for incarcerated individuals;
6. Other emergency proceedings as necessary.
• The Court will be facilitating criminal and civil case proceedings remotely where possible as allowed by Supreme Court Administrative Order 2020-6
• ALL PROBATION APPOINTMENTS WILL BE CONDUCTED REMOTELY UNTIL FURTHER ORDER.
UPDATE - CITY OPERATIONAL CHANGES
Last week, the Governor signed Executive Order 2020—77 replacing the Stay Home Order that had been in effect and extending the restrictions in the order through May 28 at 11:59p.
As with the previous Orders, this order continues to require that in-person activities not necessary to (1) sustain or protect life or conduct (2) minimum basic operations be suspended until normal operations resume and any in-person government activities must be performed consistently with identified social distancing practices and mitigation measures.
ALL CITY BUILDINGS ARE CURRENTLY CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC
ESSENTIAL SERVICES WILL CONTINUE UNINTERRUPTED
Residents are encouraged to continue to access City services through the following methods:
Utilizing services available online at www.cityofgrandville.com
Calling or emailing City Department or officials
Paying bills through U.S. Mail, either of the two convenient drop boxes located at City Hall, or electronically by clicking here.
Thank you for your understanding as we continue to prioritize the health and safety of the public we serve and our city employees.
Phone: Non-Emergency Police … (616) 538-6110
For All Emergencies …… 911
Kent County COVID-19: https://www.accesskent.com/Health/coronavirus.htm
West Michigan COVID-19 Resource Response Guide
State of Michigan COVID-19: https://www.michigan.gov/Coronavirus
State of Michigan Coronavirus Executive Orders and Directives
CDC Coronavirus Disease 2019: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html
MARCH 18, 2020 UPDATE
Please see the notices below regarding operation changes for The City of Grandville
CITY OF GRANDVILLE OPERATIONAL CHANGES NOTICE
SIX CITIES PRESS RELEASE
MARCH 13, 2020 UPDATE
Dear Residents and Friends,
The City of Grandville is closely monitoring local and national reports on the evolving impact of COVID-19. Based on guidance from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the World Health Organization, and applicable public health agencies, we’ve developed contingency plans and are taking the proper recommended precautions.
Again, I am impressed with the professionalism and competence of City staff. The Kent County Health Department is offering guidance and up to date information regarding COVID-19 thorugh their website. It is a great way stay informed. Please consider subscribing to the updates by clicking the link below.
Stay safe and be well Grandville.