An engineer who inspected the Walker County Courthouse gave preliminary approval for Probate Court to reopen Wednesday, October 6. Unitil the office reopens, essential business can be conducted virtually or by calling 706-638-2852.
An early morning vehicle crash on September 25 damaged an area of the Courthouse where Probate Court‘s offices are located. The driver of a Chevy Trailblazer lost control of his vehicle, crashed into a retaining wall in front of the Courthouse before slamming into the bottom level of the building.
Due to the discovery of issues unrelated to the crash, the front entrance to the Courthouse has been closed until further notice. The ground level entrance remains open.