Town of Minto: COVID-19 Update March 20, 2020

Town of Minto: COVID-19 Update March 20, 2020

MEDIA RELEASE

LATEST UPDATE FROM THE TOWN OF MINTO ON THE CURRENT COVID-19 SITUATION

The Town of Minto continues to assess and adapt to the ever changing circumstances surrounding the COVID19 pandemic.

As a reminder to all residents, the Town of Minto municipal office, as well as, recreation and culture facilities remains closed to the public until Monday, April 6, 2020. Social distancing measures have been implemented at the municipal office to ensure continuity of service, as such, staffing is limited. Residents are still encouraged to call the municipal office, follow the appropriate phone prompts and leave a voicemail. Staff will return voicemails in a timely manner.

The Town of Minto strongly suggests that residents practice social distancing effectively during this time by:

  • ¬†Avoiding non-essential trips in the community
  • Limiting social gatherings, both public and in home
  • Keep kids away from group settings including at playgrounds

Enjoying outdoor activities are a great way to keep entertained during these unique times; however please remember social distancing measures apply to public spaces as well.

Individuals who have questions or concerns regarding COVID-19 should contact Wellington Dufferin Guelph Public Health at 1-800-265-7293 or visit www.wdgpublichealth.ca/coronavirus.

The Town of Minto wishes to thank the public for their ongoing understanding during this unique circumstance.

For a full list of closures and information pertaining to Town of Minto related cancellations and closures, visit www.town.minto.on.ca or call 519-338-2511. Updates also provided through traditional and social medias.

For further information contact:

Derrick Thomson, CAO, Town of Minto
5491 Highway 89, Harriston, Ontario N0G 1Z0
Phone 519-338-2511 ext. 222 Fax: 519-338-2005; Email derrick@town.minto.on.ca

George Bridge, Mayor, Town of Minto
5941 Highway 89, Harriston, Ontario N0G 1Z0
Phone 519-338-2511 Fax: 519-338-2005; Email gbridge@town.minto.on.ca

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