Don’t expect to eat out or go to the theaters anytime soon in Cole County.
The Cole County Health Department announced Thursday that all restaurants, bars, taverns, event centers, clubs and movie theaters to be closed for indoor and outdoor seating starting Monday. Establishments may continue to provide curbside, drive through, take out and delivery services.
Cole County health officials also announced that public gatherings of more than 10 people are prohibited, starting Monday. Exceptions to the rule include essential government meetings and places like day cares and grocery stores.
(This story was last updated at 6:01 a.m. Friday.)