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PLEASE NOTE: Beginning October 31, 2022, the entire courthouse parking lot is closed and under construction for repaving. The entrance to the courthouse now faces 4th street. Please note below are available areas for the nearest parking:

Directly across the street from the new entrance at 4th Street and McKenzie Ave.

The corner of 4th Street and Magnolia Ave. (this is also where handicapped parking is located)

2 lots at Magnolia Ave. and 5th Street

One small lot at Magnolia across from the State Attorney's office.

All lots are clearly marked as Courthouse Parking


The new entrance on 4th Street has been marked with several signs.


New Handicap parking has been located at the corner of 4th Street and Magnolia Avenue.


A new access ramp has been installed for the entrance.


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