For questions related to COVID-19, the public can call the NDDoH health hotline at 1-866-207-2880 from 7 am to 8 pm, 7 days a week. Individuals who need medical advice should contact their health care provider.
Williams County Updates
Williams County declares local state of emergency - 3/31/2020
Williams County Commission Chairman Steve Kemp signed a public
health emergency declaration for Williams County in response to the
ongoing local, national, and global COVID-19 situation.The declaration
is in effect for 7 days and will be revisited during the April 7, 2020,
regular Commission Meeting.
By declaring a local state of emergency, additional financial resources can be expended from the
County’s emergency reserve fund as needed and the County will have increased flexibility for obtaining
and securing resources for the COVID-19 response.
Williston DMV Registration Branch Office
- Update 6/15/2020: The Williston DMV
is available by appointment. Governor Burgum
has waived motor vehicle registrations from March 1, 2020 until the
declared disaster has ended
Board and Commission meetings are open for physical attendance effective June 15th, but continue to be available for virtual participation, more information is available at https://www.williamsnd.com/Meetings
Williams County Sheriff's Office
Friday, March 13th at 5:30 pm, the Williams County Correctional
Center has suspended all volunteer activity and programming until further
onsite visitation has been closed,
but video visitation is possible via HomeWAV (https://www.homewav.com/
Any call to the Sheriff’s Office
that is determined to be a non-emergency will be handled via phone or email. In
the event that face-to-face contact between a Deputy and the public is
required, they may ask the individual(s) additional questions about their
travel history and/or any respiratory symptoms (e.g. fever, cough, shortness of
breath, or sore throat) they may be experiencing. More information and updates
from the Sheriff’s Office can be found in this press release:
Information about COVID-19
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
North Dakota Department of Health
Governor Burgum conducts at press conference everyday at approximately 4 pm to provide updates.
Upper Missouri District Health Unit (UMDHU)
COVID-19 Quick Links
Have you traveled in the past 14 days?
Guidance for Townships
Please visit the ND Township Officers Association "Hot Topics"
website for more information.
More Information and Updates
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