Corona Virus Information

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UPDATED 11/19/2020 8:00am

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City Hall

Due to the public health situation regarding COVID-19, City Hall and the License Bureau will be closing to the public starting Monday, November 23rd. The License Bureau will be open by appointment only. City Hall water payments can be dropped off in the water payment dropoff box located to the right of door #1. The Van Horn Library will be closed starting Thursday, November 19th but will still be offering curbside services. All other city offices and buildings will be closed to the public. City employees can still be contacted through phone and email to assist you with your needs.

Thank you for your understanding and standing strong with our community during this challenging time.

City Hall
Phone: 507-356-4591
Email: elizabeth.howard@ci.pineisland.mn.us

City Parks - Playground equipment will now be open in City Parks per Executive Order 20-38. Please understand the equipment will NOT be sanitized and you should still practice social distancing.   

Borrow A Bike - Closed until further notice.

Library

While we are closed to the public at the moment, we are happy to offer the following services to our patrons.

  • Ebooks & EAudiobooks through Overdrive and its Libby app. 
  • Online activities and projects - Library staff will be posting interesting virtual field trips, crafting ideas, and other activities to help you keep from getting too stir crazy! Check out our Facebook page to see what we are finding.
  • Visit the Little Free Library by the Pine Island Pool to grab a book without a due date! 
  • Curbside drop off and pick up will start December 7th Monday-Friday 10AM-6PM. Call 507-356-8558
  • Now taking appointments for use of the computers. Please Click Here

 
Public Works

We are limiting public contact with our public works department. We are asking the public to refrain from stopping into our public works buildings and to handle correspondence through phone calls if at all possible.

City Shop: 507-356-8545

Wastewater Treatment Plant: 507-356-4390

We are also asking the public to NOT FLUSH PAPER TOWELS, MOIST TOWELETTES, BABY WIPES, KLEENEX, DIAPERS, OR ANY OTHER PRODUCT OTHER THAN TOILET PAPER.

Is drinking water safe:

Many systems have received calls asking if COVID-19 can be transmitted via drinking water. COVID-19 is not a waterborne disease and both EPA and CDC have addressed this in the following links:


Pine Island School District

Pine Island School Covid-19 Information 

Pine Island School grab and go meal sites.

Emergency Response

 
The Goodhue County Sheriff’s Office and the Pine Island Fire Department have put into place continuity operations and are working diligently to continue to serve and protect Pine Island.

If you have an emergency, call 911.

Utilities

Bevcomm - Office is locked until further notice, Local phones are operational 8am-5pm.
Payments can be made at the drop box, over the phone, and online. 
24/7 Tech support 800-473-1442

Xcel -
Normal Operation

Minnesota Energy - Normal Operation

Business Information


Churches

Pine Island United Methodist Church
 All activities and worship canceled - normal office hours.

Saint Paul Luthern Church - Worship & all other activities cancelled until further notice.
Prerecorded church service available on Facebook/Youtube/Website starting at 7:00pm 3/21
Office is open Monday - Friday 9am to 4pm.

St. Michael Church - Remaning fish fries have been canceled.

Zwingli United Church of Christ of Berne - Worship service streaming on Facebook, Currently no in person gatherings.
Office open Tuesday - Thursday. For over the phone COVID-19 personal counselling call Rev. Karen Larson 507-696-2488

Cournerstone Baptist Church - Live stream service Sunday 10:30am www.cornerstonepi.org  
For pastoral counseling or for the reading of a Psalm of comfort and prayer for whatever specific requests you wish to share. Please call number is 507-356-4306 24 Hours a day.
 
Good News Evangelical Free Church - 
Livestream our Sunday morning service at 10:30am as well as our midweek bible study on 7:30PM on Wednesday nights. You can find the livestream (and more information) at facebook.com/gnefc
 
For pastoral counseling or prayer, please call the church office (507 356 4834) or pastor Johnson’s cell phone (651 210 6256).

Tiarks, Becker, & Hackett Financial
Office Open Monday-Thursday 9-5, 9-3 on Fridays. Also offering Virtual Meetings and Weekly Webinars for Mayo Clinic and Olmsted Medical Center Employees

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