Bexar County tax office lobbies reopen to the public

Taxpayers will be screened, must wear mask prior to entering offices

Bexar County tax office location Courtesy: Bexar County Tax Assessor-Collector Office (KSAT)

SAN ANTONIO – Lobbies at all four Bexar County tax offices reopened to the public Friday morning.

The lobbies had been closed since mid-March due to the coronavirus pandemic. Since then, residents have been able to conduct business by using drive-thru facilities.

While the lobbies were closed, plexiglas walls were installed where customers are serviced face-to-face and an additional cleaning crew was hired to continually disinfect common areas. Hand sanitizer, wipes and tissues are also readily available.

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Before entering lobbies, residents will have their temperature taken, asked some COVID-19 screening questions, and be asked to wear a facial covering, a news release said.

In addition to the lobbies, taxpayers can drop off motor vehicle or property tax transactions in 24-hour drop-boxes at the four tax office locations. The offices and a new, three-lane, drive-thru facility at 3505 Pleasanton Road will continue to be open weekdays from 8 a.m. until 4:45 p.m. and on Wednesdays until 6:30 p.m. Commercial windows at the downtown office will be open at normal business hours.

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