MALIBU (CBSLA) — Malibu City Hall will reopen to the public at noon next Monday after closing due to the COVID-19 pandemic however, public meetings will continue to be held virtually.
#COVID19 & vaccination rates steadily improving & CA workplace rules, we're happy to announce #Malibu City Hall re-opens to the public Mon 6/28! Hrs: M-Th 7:30AM-5:30PM (Fri 4:30PM). Soft opening Mon, 6/21, 2nd floor doors open. Facemask required inside. https://t.co/jHGeEqdBUx pic.twitter.com/aQS5d2XFsEREAD MORE: Los Angeles County Libraries To Host COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics
— City of Malibu (@CityMalibu) June 22, 2021
“City Hall is more than just a building, it is an important community gathering place, and a vital hub where community members can participate in public meetings, events and programs, conduct important business, ask questions from and share ideas, concerns and feedback with city leaders and staff who serve the community,” Mayor Paul Grisanti said in a statement.READ MORE: Cal State University Will Require Faculty, Staff, Students On Campuses To Be Vaccinated Against COVID-19
“It is a great symbol of our progress in fighting the pandemic and returning to our normal lives that it is now safe enough to reopen City Hall for the public, and I can’t wait to see our neighbors and friends there in person after all this time.”
Portions of the building were opened on Monday, but public counters remain closed.
People coming to City Hall without an appointment must remain in the lobby until they can be assisted by staff. Appointments can be made at www.MalibuCity.org/appointments or at 310-456-2489.MORE NEWS: Hiking Groups Emerge As Way For Angelenos To Combat Pandemic-Caused Loneliness
(© Copyright 2020 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. City News Service contributed to this report.)