Weather and Emergencies

Posted On Friday, April 16, 2021

Barb Clumpus (2)We have been extremely lucky until now to have had very low case numbers in our area, that labeled us a “low risk area”, but as the Grey Bruce Health Unit saw a staggering over 70 new cases in a 36 hour period this week, Dr. Arra has declared a critical threshold and asked that we all step up and do what’s necessary to keep our community safe.
The Health Unit has redeployed staff from other areas, including the vaccine clinics and info line, to keep up with...

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Posted On Thursday, April 15, 2021

cdc-w9KEokhajKw-unsplashFollowing the announcement from the Grey Bruce Health Unit that our area has reached a Critical Threshold of COVID-19, the following Municipal services have been suspended in order to encourage everyone to stay home and limit outings to essential travel.
Meaford Public Library
The Meaford Public Library will be suspending curbside pick-up, computer and photocopying services until Monday, April 19. Only online library services will be available during this time.
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Posted On Friday, April 09, 2021

Barb Clumpus (2)It’s hard to reconcile the high hopes we’ve had for warmer, sunnier days with dealing, yet again, with another Provincewide shutdown and Stay-at-Home Order. Thanks to the diligence of our residents who consistently comply with the public health protocols, Grey and Bruce Counties are experiencing the lowest rate of infection in the province, but in order to reach what is called “herd immunity” across the province, we, too, must follow Provincial orders. ...
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Posted On Thursday, April 08, 2021

Facility Closed signThe Municipality of Meaford’s facilities are now closed to the public for the duration of the Provincial Stay-at-Home Order announced yesterday afternoon.
Facility closures include:
Municipal Administration Office (21 Trowbridge Street West)
Meaford Council Chambers (157859 7 th Line)
Meaford Public Library (curbside pickup only)
Meaford Hall
Meaford Museum
Meaford Fire Hall
Meaford and St Vincent Community Centre
Community Halls...

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Posted On Friday, March 19, 2021

Barb Clumpus (2)This was such an exciting and rewarding week with the first COVID-19 vaccines administered to over 400 of our senior residents over the age of 80 at the clinic set up in the Meaford and St. Vincent Community Centre.  This work was part of the 15,098 doses of the vaccine administered by the Health Unit throughout Grey Bruce. Dr. Arra, Medical Officer of Health, assures us that “ no one will be left out” and another clinic the week of March 22, will catch up more...
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