The Sarnia Primary Control Group (SPCG) met today regarding developments related to COVID-19.
On September 7th,
City Hall will be closed for Labour Day and Sarnia Transit & Care-A-Van
will not be operating. Sarnia Transit service will resume on September 8th,
and will reflect a modified full service schedule. More information is
available online here: https://www.sarnia.ca/transit-updates/
The SPCG met with Bob Crawford, Project Coordinator for the St. Clair Catholic District School Board’s ‘Safe Return to School’ program. Mr. Crawford provided an update of their progress, highlighting key health and safety measures that have been implemented to mitigate the risks of COVID-19.
For additional information surrounding the St. Clair Catholic District School Board’s ‘September Ready Framework’ for the 2020-2021 school year please visit the link below: https://newsdesk.st-clair.net/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/SeptemberReadySlideDeckBoardWebsiteAug2020.pdf
For additional information surrounding Lambton Kent
District School Board’s ‘Reopening Our Schools’ plan please visit the link
Wearing a face covering is required in public indoor
spaces, and on public transit in the City of Sarnia under the Mandatory Face Coverings By-Law
76 of 2020.
Public health safety measures include staying home when sick, practicing physical distancing with others outside your social circle, good hand hygiene, and wearing a mask if required or if physical distancing is not possible.
For more information on COVID-19, visit:
- Lambton Public Health’s website https://lambtonpublichealth.ca
- Province of Ontario’s website: www.covid-19.ontario.ca
- Government of Canada’s website: https://www.canada.ca/en.html
- Reopening Ontario (A Flexible Response to COVID-19) Act, 2020, Ontario Regulation 364/20 provides rules for areas in Stage 3:https://www.ontario.ca/laws/regulation/200364
As of 9:30 a.m. on September 2, the SPCG can report that:
|Test Results Received (as per last available daily update)||23,113|
|Percent of Test Results Positive||1.5%|
|Number of Related Deaths||25|
|Current Active Outbreaks||0|
By-Law Enforcement COVID-19 Reporting System
|Total number of complaints and inquiries received||1,302|
|Total number of emails received||1,076|
|Total number of phone calls received||226|
|Total number of fines issued||5|