All non-essential Lincoln County employees may leave work today at 12:00 noon due to weather conditions and icy roads. Essential employees must remain at work.
For purposes of severe weather or other emergency events, County Operations are deemed “Essential” or “Non-Essential.”
Essential County Operations are designated as, but not limited to:
- Sheriff’s Office and Jail
- Emergency Communications
- Emergency Management
- Fire Marshal
- Emergency Sheltering
- Public Works
- Water and Wastewater Field Operations
- Maintenance and Grounds
- Planning and Inspections.
Essential employees are expected to report for work on their regular schedule in spite of any closing, delay, or cancellation.
All other departments are considered ‘non-essential.’