Posted on Friday, April 09, 2021 01:12 PM
Posted on Thursday, April 08, 2021 07:22 PM
The provincewide state of emergency and stay-at-home orders announced by the provincial government went into effect this morning; however, it’s important to note that Niagara Region Public Health COVID-19 vaccination clinics will continue to be open.
With the clinic today in Pelham, Public Health has now hosted at least one clinic in all parts of the region. As a result of strong response, all Niagara Region Public Health clinics currently scheduled through April 18 are fully booked. Public...
Posted on Thursday, April 08, 2021 07:18 PM
The door to door driveway contractor scam has been a scam that the Niagara Regional Police has seen historically. Due to the nice weather approaching, the Niagara Regional Police Service would like to remind the public about the scam in relation to "hiring" a contractor to complete work at their home and paying in advance prior to the work being done.
In the past, complaints have stemmed from contractors who are unsolicited by any consumer, travelling from door to door selling driveway paving...
Posted on Thursday, April 08, 2021 12:05 AM
Effective Thursday, April 8, 2021 at 12:01 a.m., the Ontario government issued a provincewide Stay-at-Home order requiring everyone to remain at home except for essential purposes, such as going to the grocery store or pharmacy, accessing health care services (including getting vaccinated), for outdoor exercise , or for work that cannot be done remotely. These additional and strengthened public health and workplace safety measures will be in effect until May 6, 2021. For more information, click here.
Posted on Wednesday, April 07, 2021 03:47 PM
The Ontario government, in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health and other health experts, is immediately declaring a third provincial emergency under s 7.0.1 (1) of the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act (EMPCA). These measures are being taken in response to the rapid increase in COVID-19 transmission, the threat on the province's hospital system capacity, and the increasing risks posed to the public by COVID-19 variants.
Details were provided...