Historic Gym Use CLOSURE

Until further notice, the Gym is closed to all activities except to:

  • Elected Officials and Town employees
  • Elections
  • Approved Meetings

Safety Practices

  • Maintain social distances to 6’ (including when observing or waiting a turn to engage in the activity)
  • Wash your hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds of mechanical action prior to touching your face


Clean and Disinfect Surfaces*

  • Clean AND Disinfect frequently touched surfaces daily. This includes tables, doorknobs, light switches, countertops, handles, desks, phones, keyboards, toilets, faucets, and sinks.
  • If surfaces are dirty, clean them: Use detergent or soap and water prior to disinfection.

To disinfect:  Most common EPA-registered household disinfectants will work.  Use disinfectants appropriate for the surface.

Options include:

  • Diluting your household bleach

To make a bleach solution, mix

  • 5 tablespoons (1/3 cup) bleach per gallon of water


  • 4 teaspoons bleach per quart of water

Follow manufacturer’s instructions for application and proper ventilation.  Check to ensure the product is not past its expiration date.  Never mix household bleach with ammonia or any other cleanser.  Unexpired household bleach will be effective against coronaviruses when properly diluted.

  • Alcohol solutions.

Ensure solution has at least 70% alcohol

  • Other common EPA-registered household disinfectants.

Products with EPA-approved emerging viral pathogens are expected to be effective against COVID-19 based on data for harder to kill viruses.  Follow the manufacturer’s instructions for all cleaning and disinfection products (I.G., concentration, application method and contact time, etc.)


Expectations of Folk in the Town of Clover

Beginning Tuesday, March 24, 2020 people are to shelter in place

  • That means you
  • Activities are limited to such things as:
    • Walking the Dog
    • Going for essential supplies, like Food & Pharmacy supplies
    • Keeping essential appointments, like essential medical appointments
      • Call prior to going to validate that you should be going
      • If you think that you may have the virus, call your health care worker and follow their directions
      • Call 911 for emergencies, as usual
    • If you have needs other than listed above and need help, call a neighbor, relative or friend for help, OR
    • Herbster Strong at:
    • The only people exempted from the measures listed above are essential workers. Among these are the following:
      • Government Officials when a task requires presence other than at home from a computer
      • Essential Service Providers:
        • Employees of essential services, ie.,
          • Health care
          • Day Care Workers of health care workers dependents
          • Food purveyors
          • Pharmacies
          • Delivery services
          • Maintenance personnel including Roads
          • Transfer Service (Trash)
          • Sanitary Service
            • Maintenance of the Sanitary District Sewer Systems
            • Maintenance of personal sewer systems, ie, holding tanks and septic systems
          • Emergency Services, ie, Ambulance and Fire Suppression Services
        • People with cabins, 2nd homes, friends or relatives are to stay where they are and not travel to Herbster, except for emergencies as outlined above




Temporary Rules for the Transfer Station

  • Enter from Lake Ave/Hultman and leave from Access Road to the Gym Parking Lot/Wee Ave.
  • Maintain Social Distance (6 feet) between yourself and others
  • Come into the bin area one (1) vehicle at a time
  • Place your recyclables, trash and aluminum cans in the proper bin yourself
    • Help will be provided by the attendant for the disabled and frail
  • Place your pay on the table under the paper weight, the attendant will place any change owed under the paper weight for you to retrieve
  • Leave promptly so others can dispose of their waste in a timely manner
  • Wash your hands with soap and water for 20 seconds when 1st arriving home and prior to touching your face or others
  • Stay safe


Revised:  3/23/20 @ 3:40pm