,Director Susan Baier said Wednesday that an employee informed library management that they had tested positive for CoV-2. The employee was in the library on Monday and left before the doors opened to the public.
The Purchase Area Health Department said there was low risk of transmission from the infected employee to other staff members and customers. The library made the decision to close today in order to deep clean and disinfect.
Library drops will be open as normal. The library is expected to be opened to the public tomorrow, Friday, September 4 at 10 a.m.
The McCracken County Public Library is located on Kentucky Avenue in downtown Paducah. If there are further questions, you may contact the library at 270-442-2510.