Initial Reopening Guidelines for Customers and Businesses

The Town of Zionsville, Zionsville public safety and the Zionsville Chamber of Commerce are offering local guidelines for the Zionsville community to keep residents, businesses and employees safe.

When visiting a retail establishment, the following guidelines for customers are based on CDC recommendations:

  • Avoid shopping if you are sick or have symptoms of COVID-19.
  • Stay home if you are particularly vulnerable according to the CDC (due to age or underlying conditions).
  • When possible, order online or use curbside pickup.
  • When you do have to visit in person, go during hours when fewer people will be there (early morning or late night).
  • While shopping, maintain social distancing of at least 6 feet, wear a face covering, disinfect the shopping cart, do not touch your eyes, nose or mouth and use touchless payment if possible.
  • Use hand sanitizer before and after leaving the store.
  • When you get home, wash your hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.

The following guidelines for retail establishment are based on CDC recommendations:

  • When possible, utilize e-commerce and e-shopping.
  • Reduce occupancy to promote social distancing.
  • Keep doors and windows open to encourage ventilation.
  • Promote social distancing by establishing one-way aisles and traffic pattern and floor markings.
  • Provide hand sanitizer throughout the store.
  • Sanitize shared resources and sanitize all high-traffic/high-touch areas.
  • Consider dedicated shopping hours for the vulnerable and health care workers.
  • Communicate policies to employees related to illness, cleaning and disinfecting.
  • Require employees to stay home if sick or if a family member at home is sick.
  • Require employees and customers to wear face coverings inside the store.
  • Encourage employees who are particularly vulnerable (due to age or underlying conditions) to stay home.
  • Require employees to increase hygiene practices.

Reopening Guidelines for Customers and Businesses

For businesses who would like to display these visuals:

  • Download the PDF and promote on your social media, website and in emails to staff and customers.
  • Visit Good Impressions Printing (170 W. Hawthorne St.) for quick pick up locally. Stop by their front desk Monday - Friday from 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Quantity is limited, but we will assist in printing more if needed.)