The City of Oberlin’s highest priority is the health and safety of our employees and the Oberlin community. With the COVID-19 situation continually developing, please be assured that the City of Oberlin is actively taking measures to prevent the potential spread and impact of COVID-19, and is dedicated to providing the community with updated information as it arises. Please view the tabs below for a range of information related to the COVID-19 situation.
♦ ♦ ♦ Public Access Restricted at City Facilities ♦ ♦ ♦
With the rise in COVID-19 cases in Lorain County, and in an effort to reduce community spread of the virus, effective December 29, 2021, the City of Oberlin has restricted public access to City facilities until further notice. Only the Oberlin Police Department will remain accessible to the public at this time, and any visitors to the Oberlin Police Department are required to wear a face covering when entering the facility, regardless of COVID-19 vaccination status. The City administration has taken these actions to help protect the health and safety of City employees and community members.
Although public access to City facilities has been restricted, City services remain operational.
In-person business may still be conducted for certain City services by appointment only.
Please click HERE to find out how to contact the appropriate City department to schedule an appointment or to conduct business online or over the phone.
Ohio COVID-19 Vaccination Program
All Ohioans age 5+ are now eligible for COVID-19 vaccinations and boosters are also available for those who meet eligibility requirements. Lorain County Public Health has walk-in COVID-19 vaccine clinics at its offices (9880 S. Murray Ridge Road – Elyria, OH) and at various locations around Lorain County. You may also call 440-284-3206 to schedule an appointment.
Or visit https://gettheshot.coronavirus.ohio.gov/ for other vaccine providers.
If you’d prefer to schedule an appointment over the phone or need transportation to a clinic
Resources to Help Senior Citizens Register for COVID-19 Vaccines:
- Lorain County Office on Aging: 440-326-4800
- El Centro de Servicios Sociales (For seniors with valid email addresses – Will also assist with Spanish-speaking individuals): 440-277-823
- United Way of Greater Lorain County: Dial 211
- VA Northeast Ohio Healthcare System (For veteran seniors who use the VA): 216-707-7660