This page is dedicated to providing information helpful to residents, business, and organizations in Culver in responding to the COVID-19 public health crisis.

Resident Information:

Utilities updates – late fees for the March 15, April 15, and May 15, 2020 utilities bill due dates have been waived, and all utility disconnect orders have been postponed until at least June 15.  Residents who cannot pay their utility bill for this period are encouraged to set up a payment plan with Julie Cowell, deputy clerk at 842-3140 or jcowell@townofculver.org.

The Town of Culver has asked all visitors who have recently traveled outside of Indiana to other areas of the state and country that have high number of community spread of COVID-19 to follow the CDC and Marshall County Health Department guidance and follow the 14 day self-quarantine rule.  More information here:  Culver Travel Advisory.  Update:  this advisory has been extended to April 20th at midnight.

If you need to file for unemployment and need some guidance, the Indiana Department of Workforce Development can assist you. https://www.in.gov/dwd/19.htm

Open space in the public parks remain open, including trails, but all equipment, pavilions, gazebos, and the public beach area are closed through the duration of the stay at home order issued by Governor Holcomb.

The Town has announced guidelines for reopening, as suggested by the state’s “Back on Track Indiana” plan.  Current plans are available here:  Town of Culver Reopening Guidelines Updated 5 18 20.

Other public health related rules are in accordance with state and county requirements, noted in the links below.

Business Information:

Utilities updates – late fees for the March 15, April 15, and May 15, 2020 utilities bill due dates have been waived, and all utility disconnect orders have been postponed until at least June 15.  Residents who cannot pay their utility bill for this period are encouraged to set up a payment plan with Julie Cowell, deputy clerk at 842-3140 or jcowell@townofculver.org.

The Town has also created a small business utility fee forgiveness application for the March, April, and May 2020 due dates for qualifying small business.  More information and application is available here:  Small Business Utility Debt Relief Application.

The Town has created a small business grant program for qualifying small businesses.  More information is available here:  Culver Small Business Grant Program, and the actual application is here:  Culver Small Business Grant Application,

Face coverings in retail food establishments are required until at least June 14.  More information and resources are available here:

BackOnTrack-IN_IndustryGuidelines-Businesses

DIY-cloth-face-covering-instructions

Marshall County HD Face covering requirements

Organizations:

Check out the press release for information on the needs and opportunities to help with our local food pantry and Blessings in a Backpack Program. Food Pantry Press Release

Information on local resources and ways to donate to help others during this time of need:  http://www.marshallcountyuw.org/covid19.

Useful Links:

Back On Track Indiana plan and resources:  www.backontrack.in.gov

Summary of state directives, cases by county, etc.:  https://coronavirus.in.gov/

Local business resources:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/culverbusiness/

County health department information: https://www.facebook.com/MarshallCountyHD/?ref=br_rs

Federal info: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/travelers/travel-in-the-us.html

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/index.html

https://www.braun.senate.gov/contact-mike/coronavirus-assistance

Town Resolutions  Related to COVID-19:

2020-002 Resolution Establishing Special Procedures and Emergency Powers Related to COVID-19

2020-003 Resolution Public Health Disaster Emergency Declaration

2020-004 Resolution Utilities Payment Plans Related to Covid19

2020 005 A Resolution Creating a Small Business Assistance Program in Response to Covid 19

2020 006 A Resolution Closing the Culver Public Beach During Stay at Home Order

Press Releases:

Public Beach Closure Press Release

How you can help during pandemic

Town of Culver – Press Release Coronavirus Response 3 13 20