The Kent County Levy Court and Administration Offices, 555 Bay Road, Dover, will close early Dec. 14 so employees may attend the annual Holiday Employee Appreciation Luncheon.

County business offices will close from 1 to 5 p.m. and will reopen at 8 a.m. Dec. 17. Essential facilities and offices will remain open in case of emergency.

Those who need to conduct business with Kent County are asked to plan accordingly.