A Montgomery County Housing Authority (MCHA) employee has tested positive for COVID-19. The MCHA which is located at 216 Shelbyville Road in Hillsboro, tested positive for the virus and immediately notified the Montgomery County Health Department along with the Chris-Mont EMA. Contact tracing was initiated and individuals that may have been in contact were notified. The MCHA closed to the public and will be closed to in-person traffic for the rest of the week until August 28th.
After a deep cleaning, the office will be reopened on Monday, August 31st with a limited staff. You will still be able to reach the MCHA office by calling 217-532-3672. Residents can still contact maintenance as need be for emergencies. As always continue to monitor your health and if you feel ill contact your physician for further guidance. For more information, contact your health department at 532-2001 or the Chris-Mont EMA at 532-9560.