Boone County News Release

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For Immediate Release

Media Contact:
Nora Dietzel
Boone County Recorder of Deeds
Phone: (573) 886-4345

Recorder of Deeds Operations Plan: April 6, 2020 Corona Virus Update

April 6, 2020—Pursuant to Boone County Health Department Order No. 2020-03C, available here, and and the Surgeon General’s new report that the nation is approaching the apex of the Coronavirus, the Recorder of Deeds’ Office is making the following changes to our office procedure:

  • Our office in the Government Center is Closed to the public. Many needs can be met by phone or online.
  • The Recorder of Deeds is offering Electronic Recording of documents to customers not already e-recording, at no additional cost for the duration of this emergency. Call or email our office to get information about setting up your E-Record account.
  • Drop boxes have been placed in the courtyard entrance and outside the East doors of the building to receive recording or other documents for the office. Our staff will be working from home to process mail and e-recording.
  • Marriage Licenses are not available until the Stay-at-Home order is lifted.
  • If you have been issued a license that will expire because of wedding postponement, contact us to make arrangements to put the license back on file.
  • These changes are in place until the Stay-at-Home order is lifted.