Hy-Vee Implementing Additional Precautions Due To COVID-19

Thu 3-19-2020

(West Des Moines)-- Hy-Vee announced today (Thurs.) it's implementing some additional changes in all of its stores due to the coronavirus pandemic. 

The grocery chain says that effective Friday, March 20th, customers will NOT be allowed to bring in reusable bags until further notice. A news release says its impossible to monitor their cleanliness. 

Hy-Vee also announced today (Thurs.) temporary window panels are being installed at checkouts to provide an additional layer of protection for both employees and customers. They say in the aisles or at service counters, customers and employees have more flexibility in distancing themselves.