Hilo Public Library temporarily closed after worker tests COVID-positive


HONOLULU (KHON2) — The Hilo Public Library on Hawaii Island was temporarily closed after a worker tested positive for COVID-19 on Wednesday, Aug. 18.

Officials said the library will undergo a thorough cleaning and reopen on Saturday, Aug. 21.

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All workers are required to wear face masks, practice social distancing and proper hand sanitizing at the Hilo Public Library.

High-touch areas are also frequently disinfected and visitors are required to wear face masks.

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