The Sarnia Primary Control Group (SPCG) met today regarding developments related to COVID-19.

Some modified local events, both virtual and physically distanced are taking place this week.

Christmas OFF the Farm takes place Friday December 4 and Saturday December 5. More information is available on the City’s website: https://www.sarnia.ca/things-to-do/festivals-and-special-events/christmas-off-the-farm/

The Sarnia Kinsmen are hosting the Reverse Santa Claus Parade on Saturday, December 5from 5 pm to 8 pm at Lambton College. This will be a Drive-Thru event and no walking spectators will be permitted. Vehicles can enter and exit from either Wellington Street or London Road at Lambton College, at a speed of 10km or less to view the stationary floats.  The parade theme is “Remember Our Food Banks this Christmas and Stay Safe”. Donations of non-perishable food and personal hygiene products to support local food banks will be collected.

The Celebration of Lights Virtual Tour takes place on Tuesday, December 8 at 6:30 pm. This can be viewed on their Facebook Page.

Lambton Public Health has moved into the Yellow Public Health Measures Level – Protect category of the Keeping Ontario Safe and Open Framework. More information is available online: https://www.ontario.ca/page/covid-19-response-framework-keeping-ontario-safe-and-open

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As of 2:30 p.m. on December 2 the SPCG can report that:

Summary of COVID-19 cases in Lambton County

Confirmed Cases 413
Recovered Cases 374
Number of Related Deaths 25
Active Cases 14
Current Active Outbreaks 0
Resolved Outbreaks 13
Incidence Rate per 100,000 – Week of November 22-28, 2020 4.6

By-Law Enforcement COVID-19 Reporting System

Total number of complaints and inquiries received 1,384
Total number of emails received 1,145
Total number of phone calls received 239
Total number of fines issued 5