House-to-house trick-or-treating discouraged in Puxico, city offers alternative

Puxico community leaders advise against traditional trick or treating

PUXICO, Mo. (KFVS) - Communities across the Heartland are releasing their plans for trick-or-treaters ahead of Halloween.

Many of the plans include social distancing and mask recommendations due to the coronavirus pandemic.

In Puxico, Missouri, city leaders want every one to have a safe and fun night, while taking precautions in preventing the further spread of the virus.

According to the Puxico Police Department, the city is strongly discouraging house-to-house trick-or-treating, but they offer an alternative for costumed children.

The city is recommending trick-or-treaters to attend trunk-or-treating events or to visit local businesses to get those treasured Halloween goodies.

Face masks and social distancing is also advised for trick-or-treaters.

Due to concerns over the spread of COVID-19, the Puxico Board of Aldermen strongly discourage door-to-door...

Posted by Puxico Police Department on Thursday, October 15, 2020

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