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Weekly update- July 31 Final

July 24, 2020 at 4:00pm

This week’s update includes:

- Information on Interior Health Public Exposure Locations
- Joint statement on B.C.’s COVID-19 response
- Weekly Surveillance Report
- Featured Local Business (Kootenay Co-op)
- Keep Us Open for Business Campaign

June 26, 2020 at 3:00 pm

The Province has moved to Phase 3 of the Restart Plan. Under this phase, travel within BC is now allowed. Here’s the link to see what’s changed: 

https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/safety/emergency-preparedness-response-recovery/covid-19-provincial-support/phase-3

June 25, 2020

City of Nelson Recovery Operations Centre Opens; See what the community is doing.

May 14, 2020 at 4:00pm

Provincial Parks Open for Day-Use, WorkSafeBC Info to Build Safe Plan for Workplace, Interior Health to Resume Elective Surgeries

May 13, 2020 at 4:30pm

BC COVID-19 Survey, Emergency Benefit program opens for Students, Town Hall questions answered by Premier and PHO

May 12, 2020 at 4:00pm

Quick Reference Chart for BC Restart Plan, Federal Government offers more support to seniors, New BC COVID-19 Survey.

May 11, 2020 at 4:00pm

Nurses Week, BC Restart Plan message, Nelson Library offers takeout service

May 8, 2020 at 4:00pm

Message from Dr. Henry around Mother’s Day, Unemployment rates in BC increase, and Federal Wage Subsidy program extended.

May 7, 2020 at 5:15pm

BC Parks to gradually re-open, Dr. Henry update on BC Restart Plan, Financial supports for essential workers and more.

May 6, 2020 at 5:20pm

Premier Outlines BC’s Restart Plan and Province selects group to lead anti-racism program

May 5, 2020 at 3:45pm

Premier to announce Made-in-BC plan on May 6, New BC Wildfire App, Emergency Preparedness Week and more.

May 4, 2020 at 3:45pm

Provincial modelling update and outline of next steps, BC extends lay-off period, Safety Week and more.

May 1, 2020 at 4:30pm

Federal Government Rolls out two new apps for COVID-19, CBT offers support for regional food supply, Emergency Worker Benefit system opens up.

April 30, 2020 at 5:00pm

Made-In-Nelson Economic Stimulus Fund and Plug the Meter Campaign, Nelson Queen City Cruise Postponed until 2021

April 29, 2020 at 4:30pm

Province extends BC State of Emergency, City update on Community Support, FireSmart and Free Yard & Garden Waste at Grohman

April 28, 2020 at 4:40pm

Federal COVID-19 Modelling, Nelson Business Outreach Program, Education Minister update on school timeline

April 27, 2020 at 4:00pm

City’s Economic Stimulus and Financial Stability Plan; Federal wage subsidy program opens up

April 24, 2020 at 4:15pm

City Council update, Grohman Narrows Transfer Station information, Government support for commercial renters and more.

April 23, 2020 at 4:15pm

Business Outreach Project, Federal support for medical research and vaccine, BC Emergency Worker Benefit

April 22, 2020 at 5:00pm

Key Council Actions, Federal support for post-secondary students, Canadian Emergency Wage Subsidy and more.

April 21, 2020 at 4:15pm

Federal emergency funding for vulnerable populations, Transport Canada requires non-medical facemasks, local festivals postponed

April 20, 2020 at 4:45pm

Provincial update on new testing, supports for Indigenous communities, Kearl Lake Oilsands Outbreak and more.

April 17, 2020

Provincial modelling and projections for BC, Prime Minister funding support for job creation and environment.

April 16, 2020

New mental health support for post-secondary students, ICBC Deferral Option, and more.

April 15, 2020 @4:15pm

Childhood Immunization Programs Continue, Flexible CREB Rules, Support for Long Haul Truckers and more.

April 14, 2020 @4:30pm

Prime Minister Update on Self-Isolation Quarantine, Provincial Government update on Overdose Crisis and Temporary Foreign Workers

April 13, 2020 @2:45pm

Provincial Update, Use of Non-Medical Masks and Case Statistics

April 9, 2020 @4:45pm

Message from Council, New Virtual Mental Health Supports, BC Temporary Rental Supplement, Long Weekend Travel Joint Statement from BC and Alberta

April 9, 2020 @11:30am

When needed...Shop Local, Shop Safe (Tip Sheet)

April 8, 2020 @4:45pm

Message from Mayor & Council, Provincial Updates on New Measures for Returning Travellers, BC Park Closures

April 7, 2020 @5:00pm

City and Provincial Information on Non-Essential Travel and Group Gatherings

April 6, 2020 @4:15pm

City Update, New Canada Emergency Response Benefit Program and Info on Non-Medical Face Masks

April 3, 2020 @3:15pm

City Update and Thank you from Council and Staff

April 3, 2020 @1:45pm

Nelson Fire & Rescue Services connects with grocery stores

April 2, 2020 @4:45pm

City update, CBT Funding Announcement, Information from Provincial and Federal governments

April 1, 2020 @5:30pm

City update, Provincial Health Officer Messaging, Nelson & Kootenay Lake Tourism message to businesses, etc.

March 31, 2020 @5:15pm

City update, Open Fire Ban, Case Statistics, Skatepark Closed, Doing Business at City Hall

March 31, 2020 @10:00am

Media Release: No Open Burning in Nelson

March 30, 2020 @5:30pm

City update, SD8 Announcement, West Kootenay Transit update on ridership, and more.

March 27, 2020 @5:00pm

City update, Provincial Modelling and Messaging, Interior Health Closure Order and Virtual Town Hall

March 26, 2020 @4:30pm

City update, Province Announcement Senior’s 211 Service and BC Supply Chain, Text Scams, SD8 Update

March 25, 2020 @4:45pm

City update, Premier Announcement for Renters, Air Canada flight update for Castlegar and more.

March 24, 2020 @5:30pm

City and provincial update, new COVID-19 App and video community message from Mayor

March 23, 2020 @4:45pm

Playground closures, Premier Horgan Update and Salvation Arm Food Bank Needs

March 22, 2020 @2:30pm

A reminder...the importance of social distancing.

March 21, 2020 @1:15pm

Playground and park equipment closures 

March 20, 2020 @5:30pm

Playground and park equipment advisory, Nelson Hydro commitment to residents, Nelson Transit update

March 19, 2020 @4:30pm

Development Services to Continue to Deliver All Services

March 19, 2020 @1:30pm 

City to provide alternative service delivery model for City business

March 18, 2020 @5:30pm

Importance of proper hand washing, Nelson City Police update, Nelson Public Library update 

March 17, 2020 @7:00pm

BC government declares public health emergency

March 17, 2020 

Nelson Public Library Closes To Public - Alternate Online Services Available

March 13, 2020 

COVID-19 Testing Site Opens in Nelson


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