At 11:41 a.m. on Friday, March 4, 2022, Mayor Bradley terminated the City of Sarnia’s State of Emergency related to the COVID-19 pandemic and in accordance with the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act. The decision was made in consultation with the City of Sarnia’s Primary Control Group. The City’s State of Emergency was previously declared on March 18, 2020.

The City believes it is now positioned to respond to COVID-19 within normal resources and processes. The City will continue to monitor the pandemic’s impact on City operations and is prepared to escalate its response, should situations change locally.

While the City’s emergency declaration is ending, COVID-19 remains and is expected to be with us long-term. Residents are advised to continue following public health interventions that are in place at the federal, provincial, and local levels.

The end of the City’s state of emergency on March 4 is aligned with the County of Lambton and Point Edward, which are both within the Lambton Public Health service delivery area.

Details on current public health measures can be found on the Province of Ontario’s website at Any businesses with questions regarding current provincial public health regulations can call the Ontario Stop the Spread Business Information line at 1-888-444-3659.

For the most up to date information regarding COVID-19, please visit the Lambton Public Health website and the Province of Ontario website.

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For further information, please contact:
Mike Bradley, Mayor of Sarnia or 519-332-0330 Ext 3312